uffering gets us out of addictions far more often tan love does. We seem to ignore love. We turn our backs on it. But suffering has a way of being relentless with us. Learn how to stop suffering your addictions
Relapse often happens when we let down our guard. Things are going well. We’re feeling better than we have for a long time. Our problems seem fewer – or more manageable. And we begin to think we don’t need to go to another Twelve Step meeting or to call our sponsor.
In recovery we learn in addiction treatment centres that change is based on the understanding that we need new knowledge to get to where we need to go.
Honesty in addiction recovery is something we need to practice on a daily basis. We don’t just become honest with ourselves overnight.