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Beachside Teen Treatment Center

An estimated 16 million people in the United States have alcohol use disorder (AUD), an addiction to alcohol, specifically. While 15.1 million of these individuals are adults, there are about 623,000 adolescents between the ages of 12 and 17 who have a diagnosable AUD. 414 more words

Nov. 20, 2019 - Readings in Recovery: Today's Gift from Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation

Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019

Today’s Gift from Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation is:

Open your mind and your heart to be still. — Shawn Phillips

In this time of international conflict and mistrust it is easy to despair. 140 more words

Narcotics Anonymous

Nov. 20, 2019 - Readings in Recovery: A Day at a Time

A Day at a Time

Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019

Reflection for the Day

I’ve come to measure success in a whole new way. My success today isn’t limited by social or economic benchmarks. 167 more words

Narcotics Anonymous

Nov. 20, 2019 - Readings in Recovery: Twenty-Four Hours a Day

Twenty-Four Hours a Day

Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019

AA Thought for the Day

I no longer try to escape life through alcoholism. Drinking built up an unreal world for me and I tried to live in it. 218 more words

Narcotics Anonymous

Nov. 20, 2019 - Readings in Recovery: Step by Step

Step by Step

Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019

” …(T)he man with the grown-up brain and the childish emotions – vanity, self-interest,  false pride,  jealousy,  longing for social approval,  to name a few – become a prime candidate for alcohol. 256 more words

Narcotics Anonymous

Nov. 20, 2019 - Readings in Recovery: The Eye Opener

The Eye Opener

Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019

Man has within him something that is higher than man, and we can lift ourselves beyond our physical and human status in becoming absorbed by the highest instincts in ourselves. 24 more words

Narcotics Anonymous

Ellie Seldom Bites his Tongue

Bruce Lee said it. “Be water my friend.”

Epicurus maintained true happiness was to cultivate friendships cultivate a garden and cultivate the capacity to enjoy a drink of water. 311 more words

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