Old Friends - Recovered 443
Release Date: 09/17/2013
Studies have shown that addicts who help others can significantly improve their chances of staying sober and avoiding relapse.info_outline Self Awareness - Recovered 1163
Despite these challenges, we can all improve our self-awareness and reap the benefits in addiction recovery and in life.info_outline Perseverance - Recovered 1161
The first key to persistence is to create for yourself a compelling vision for your recovery. Too often, people focus on what they don’t want to happen.info_outline Discipline - Recovered 1159
Self-discipline is the willingness to put some limitations on behavior in order to gain something or make life better.info_outline Humility - Recovered 1157
Ultimately, when we are humble we are willing to seek and receive help, support, guidance and direction with our lives. The result is that we are not alone anymore.info_outline Willingness - Recovered 1155
Your life belongs to you, right? Sure it does, but look at where your actions got you. Your life became unmanageable because of your addiction. You need to be willing for a lot of things, especially accepting help.info_outline Integrity - Recovered 1152
Sobriety helps us reconnect with our true selves and become reacquainted with our inner light, our life’s mission, and our purpose.info_outline Courage - Recovered 1150
Any challenges life throws your way, you now know how it feels to look fear in the face and remember how capable you are of walking through it.info_outline Faith - Recovered 1148
In order to keep going and develop sobriety the individual needs to have faith that things are going to keep improving.info_outline Hope - Recovered 1146
Hope is the elevating feeling we experience when we see a path to a better futureinfo_outline
Have you ever relapsed?
Were you with using friends?
When you first came in, what did you think about the current friends you had?
Did you still hang out with them?
What advice were you given on this subject of being in wet places with wet faces?
What did you tell your friends?
Do you think you can ever associate with people that drink?
Can you be in an environment where there is active drinking?
Does it bother you now?
Did it bother you when you were new?
What are some factors is determining if you can be with drinking friends?
Length of sobriety, does it matter? Why?
At peace with recovery, does it matter? Why?
Finished the 12 Steps, does it matter? Why?
Your sponsor’s opinion, does it matter? Why?