The art of waiting

The people who are most successful at living and loving are those who can learn to wait successfully. Not many people enjoy waiting or learning patience. Yet, waiting can be a powerful tool that will help us accomplish much good.

We cannot always have what we want when we want it. For different reasons, what […]

By |July 31st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Family – addiction

In many cases the addict is the first family member to seek treatment. Other family members become involved in order to help the addict get clean & sober. Many family members refuse to consider the fact that they also have a problem that requires specialized treatment. These family members tend to deny their […]

By |July 28th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Opioid Crisis

I wrote this piece over 3 years ago and the Tsunami of Heroin/Opioid addiction has grown ten fold.

I recently had the privilege of being on the Dr. Oz show to talk about the abuse of prescription opioids and how they can potentially lead to Heroin addiction. It was a short interview segment which allowed […]

By |July 18th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Seeking comfortability

 

I always had this idea that happiness and success was the result of living a comfortable life. Having a comfortable life meant you were a winner and if you didn’t have that you were a loser. I don’t know where I got this idea from, certainly not my parents. My Father worked in a […]

By |July 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Self is the center of addiction

 

For hundreds of years people believed that the Earth was at the center of our solar system with the Sun and the other planets revolving around the Earth. The person in active addiction lives with the same belief in that everything and everybody revolves around them. The problem is that no one understands them […]

By |July 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments