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Back Again

Its been just over a year since I last wrote. Its been a good year on most accounts but with lots of growing. I did not drink for over 7 months even through getting back with the ex partner and realising that her being BPD made me very anxious and the strange games that were being played were getting worse. 244 more words

Anxiety

Temporary Deliverance: How to Interpret the Return of Old Struggles

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For thirty years, John has been owned by his addiction to alcohol.  He just can’t stop getting plastered, and his addiction has ruined his life.   3,085 more words

Abusers & Perpetrators

Opioid overdoses in Palm Beach County up 75 percent in 2016

By Associated Press Monday, August 22nd 2016

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (CBS12) — Palm Beach County firefighters have been responding to an average of five opioid-related overdoses every day this year. 104 more words

Addiction

The Mindset of Trauma Rehearsal: Trying to Acclimate to the Unbearable

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Trauma is initially created by a lack of debriefing.  It wasn’t just that you experienced something overwhelmingly negative—it was that you were prevented from being able to emotionally depressurize immediately afterward.  4,520 more words

Abusers & Perpetrators

Upcoming Event: Hope Floats Tubing Event in NH

The Granite State and Seacoast area of Narcotics Anonymous will be conducting a NA meeting on the water called “Hope Floats Tubing Event” on Sunday, August 28, 2016 from 12 pm – 5 pm at the Messer Street Boat Launch in Laconia, NH.   60 more words

Heroin

Support Group: Families Hoping and Coping

Families Hoping and Coping is a support group for family members and loved ones of those battling addiction.

  • Do you have a family member or loved one struggling with alcohol, prescription drugs, opiates, heroin or any substance use disorders?
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Heroin

You Can't Change Them

I just want to say something real quick to anyone out there who needs it:

There is absolutely nothing wrong with loving someone who is dealing with addiction. 826 more words