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March 24, 2019
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Anatomy Of An Intervention

Ideally an individual in the grips of addiction will find their way to help and support and be willing to admit themselves to a program of recovery. But more often than not, the momentum of addiction, combined with denial, and patterns of thought and survival mentality, make it impossible for the addict to take that step on their own. Enter […]
March 20, 2019
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Dealing With Denial

Let’s talk about denial. Some say,“I don’t deny anything that is truth, why would someone who is struggling with addiction lie and minimize their problem.” Well, there is a bit more complexity to this phenomena than one might think. We won’t even broach the topic of truth being relative because, for our purposes, we are working to heal addiction. So, […]
March 20, 2019
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finding relief: the power of meditation

Ever wonder how those spiritual masters, saints, and gurus got so calm, cool and collected. Were they born with an innate awareness of a higher reality? Were they bodily and mentally diferent than the rest of us? Is there any hope for a sufering addict to experience the relief of transcendence, when the mere thought of daily living confines them […]
March 15, 2019
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Keeping an Open Mind

No matter what path of understanding and belief you have chosen to practice, open-mindedness has proven to be, in the lives of so many recovering and thriving individuals, a beautiful gift of growth and peace. Through it, new neural pathways can be engrained, new understandings can form, old ways of seeing the world can evolve. And even the most destitute […]