Tag: April Kirkwood

How To Avoid Relapse?

After Detox, Now What? https://youtu.be/H3rPCpmacDk Relapse is defined as the resumption of heroin use after a period of abstinence. Three stages of the relapse process:  Emotional, Mental, and Physical! Emotional Stage:  May not feel like using but emotions are setting the stage of relapse.  Examples: feeling isolated, not going to meetings, poor health care, inability …

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The Facts About Detox; What YOU Need to Know

Deciding To Go To Detox? What You Need To Know!   Drugs and alcohol affect your judgment, thoughts, feelings, and more.  All of this clouds your ability to make sound decisions; even about getting clean.  Going to detox is an important step and one that  needs to be made utilizing facts.  Here is a summary …

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Why Is Your Love Life A Total Mess?

Working My Way Back to Me is the story of my relationship with Frankie Valli, which started with a meeting when I was five years old, consummated when I was 16, and went on nearly three decades. I first wrote this story on my own four years ago, but the self-published memoir did not gain …

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Detox, Now What? Finding Your Truth

Wake up! You haven’t been yourself in a very long time. You have become a stranger to others but most importantly to yourself.  If you at loss where to go, since your wisdom and good judgment is a little rusty…..lean on what you have in front of you to wake you up. Writing down and …

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Finding YOUR Truth From Others

Three of After Detox, Now What! Recap to: Finding Your Truth Series in Others   “The truth is rarely pure and never simple.” ― Oscar Wilde, The Importance of Being Earnest Sometimes it seems almost impossible to find our personal truth, especially when addiction has tricked you into believing you need to have something so …

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