The 3rd promise on page 83-84 of the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous states that "we will comprehend the word serenity."What is the strict dictionary definition of the word serenity?It is the state o...
Jeffrey showed up at one of my 5-Day Inner Bonding Intensives to deal with his alcoholism and resulting relationship problems. His past two marriages had ended in messy divorces. His business was fall...
The 4th Promise from the Big Book of Alcoholics Anonymous states that, you "will know peace."If you have had the experience of being a full fledged alcoholic, you probably know very little about peace...
If you are longing or craving to use again and again a drug, then it doesn't matter if the substance behind that drug is legal or illegal, what you need is a drug addiction rehab. It means that you ha...
Part 1: Asking for Help:Recovery from a life threatening disease such as addiction requires a balanced approach of the mind, body and spirit. In the following series of articles, I am going to examine...
Here one way to look at phases of recovery, milestones to mark your progress. Addiction recovery can be thought of as moving through these five phases:1. Admission of a problem This is the key startin...
Whether it's drug abuse or alcohol dependence, addiction recovery is often a slow and painful process. Although recent studies have shown how the addicted brain behaves, success boils down to the pat...
I am going to make a powerful statement now - one that, in your present state, you might have a hard time believing.Any addiction can be overcome. Easily. Immediately.I am not just talking about...
The very idea that we could possibly be completely happy right now seems to be an unreachable goal; so far outside the realm of possibility so as to be laughable. For most of us have never been ...
Kudzu is Chinese herb that has been identified for the treatment of alcoholism. Anybody who has even had an addiction will tell you that addiction recovery is one of the most difficult of the ta...