Sunday, September 25, 2016
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Why do Alcoholics Drink?

Why do alcoholics drink? No doubt many of us have wrestled with this question many times, especially those of us who are close to...

Why do Alcoholics Relapse? Exploring the Balance Between Acceptance and Growth

It came to me today that there are probably two reasons that alcoholics relapse. Now of course, in real life, there might be thousands of...

The Best Advice to Give Addicts and Alcoholics

What is the best advice to give to addicts and alcoholics that are still using? Our natural response is probably something along the lines of: 1)...

How Addicts and Alcoholics Can Deal with Self Defeating Attitudes

As addicts and alcoholics, sometimes we have a tendency to self destruct. It seems to be part of our nature, a built-in stubbornness if...

Helping Alcoholics to Conquer Self Pity through Taking Real Actions

For recovering alcoholics, self pity can be an especially destructive character defect. Self pity is especially destructive because: 1) It is an obsessive form of thinking....

Reader Mailbag: Why Can’t Drug Addicts and Alcoholics Quit on their...

A reader writes in and asks: "Why can't drug addicts and alcoholics just quit on their own?" I can totally understand where this question is...