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Sharing the 12 steps with you

Posted by LP User on Monday, July 29, 2019,
I was reminded today of some Substance Abuse training I did at the Priory hospitals in the UK.

This is a short summary of the value of the 12 steps in any Addiction Treatment Program- this can be whilst in a centre or if you're working this program with a counsellor in an outpatient manner.

Step 1 reality orientation- Admitting powerless over one's compulsive use (of substances/ behaviours) can bring a person out of denial and into reality. 
Step 2 and 3: Implementing changes. Coming to believe ...
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12 steps according to Russell Brand...

Posted by LP User on Sunday, July 28, 2019,
https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=yout+tube+12+steps&view=detail&mid=F2085DB2D8006AFB621AF2085DB2D8006AFB621A&FORM=VIRE

Typical Russel Brand style- so a bit graphic but he talks about how  he interprets the 12 stpe
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why the 12 steps works for so many

Posted by LP User on Thursday, October 25, 2018, In : addiction treatment 
https://www.accsa.co.za/single-post/2018/10/22/12-Step-Therapy

There are many options to start your recovery journey nowadays but the 12 steps still is a powerful program option
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Recovery from Addiction in Festive Season times

Posted by LP User on Wednesday, December 11, 2013, In : addiction treatment 

If youre newly in recovery (from addiction/codependency) this time of the year can be quite challenging. Many people are on holiday and letting their hair down which often includes partying with alcohol/ drugs. You may find yourself thinking you "could just have one", "it wasnt that bad", "no- one will know" accompanied with feelings of frustration, impatience, envy and tiredness. STOP OBSERVE STEER (S.O.S)
These are high risk thoughts/ feelings due to being exposed to "slippery" dangerous sit...
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