3 thoughts on “Coping with Traumatic Events without Turning to Alcohol or Drugs

  • December 12, 2015 at 4:59 am

    Thanks Richard for great post. I appreciate your work on this topic.
    I will try get back to a normal routine.

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  • December 12, 2015 at 6:50 am

    Addiction is a disease you’re powerless to control.

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  • December 12, 2015 at 1:25 pm

    People can overcome their destructive behaviors once they decide that they want to change their lives (often after facing significant consequences for their actions) and seeking professional help. How discouraging to promote the idea that addictive behaviors are an incurable disease and that individuals are powerless.

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