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Is there a Time Limit that an Addict Passes in Recovery,...

A reader writes in and asks: "Is there a time limit that an addict passes in recovery, after which they are not likely to relapse?" Good...

When You Have a Struggling Drug Addict or Alcoholic in Your...

Recently I have received a lot of emails from readers who have a struggling addict or alcoholic in their life. Most of the time...

When an Addict Gets Clean for all the Wrong Reasons

Sometimes an addict will get clean for all the wrong reasons. I've done this myself. I tried to get clean for the sake of someone...

Reader Mailbag: “Is there really such a thing as the mind...

Laurie asks: "Is there really such a thing as the mind of an addict?" Her brother's son (18 years old) is out of control...

Addiction is Slavery

Addiction is slavery. At first we experiment with the substance. Then it becomes fun. For a while, we have a blast with our drug of...

Achieving Sobriety through a Learning Process – Another Key to Successful...

They have a saying around the tables of AA and NA: "Take what you need and leave the rest." This is good advice for...

How Cell Phone Addiction Becomes Real

Photo by imcuckoo2 There are a couple of issues here: 1) The average adult and their increasing dependence on cell phones 2) Someone with an emotional...

A Comprehensive Guide to Overcoming Addiction

Overcoming addiction - what you need to know Photo by SuperFantastic and schani Go here if you are trying to help someone who is addicted...

Why Some Recovering Drug Addicts and Alcoholics Fail to Avoid Relapse

Recovering drug addicts and alcoholics know that relapse is a real possibility, because we see so many people in the program who fail to...

How to Convince Someone that they are an Alcoholic or Drug...

How can you convince someone that they are an alcoholic or a drug addict? You can't. Or rather, you actually can. But it won't do any...