Tag Archives: Addiction is Addiction

Abstinence

Abstinence This is your message for the week of October 22, 2017    A key part of recovery from Addiction is abstinence. However, if you are pursuing recovery from food, shopping, work, exercise, spending, relationships, or sex, does substance abstinence … Continue reading

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Filling the Void

Filling the Void  This is your message for the week of October 15, 2017    Do you feel like Addiction is caused by an internal void that needs to be filled so the brain compensates by using alcohol, drugs, or … Continue reading

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Gifts

Gifts This is your message for the week of October 8, 2017    With Canadian Thanksgiving upon us, it is a reminder to pause and explore gratitude and thanks for what we have in our lives. This includes the gifts … Continue reading

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Gambling

Gambling This is your message for the week of October 1, 2017    Addiction is a primary, chronic brain disease and, therefore, impacts all aspects of thinking, feeling, and behaviour. Recovery is learning about how the disease impacts these areas … Continue reading

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New Glasses

New Glasses  This is your message for the week of September 17, 2017    Yes, this message is about my new eyeglasses. Well, not really, but kind of. It is important to look for analogies, metaphors, and meaning all around … Continue reading

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