SMART Recovery is waiting for you!

Here is a great piece - SMART Recovery is waiting for you! This was kindly written for the blog by Heather Valsan. SMART Recovery is waiting for you! So.. You have decided you need to enter a rehabilitation program. But which...

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Stopping drinking in 2017 podcast

Giving up Alcohol in 2017 Happy new year 2017 to anyone reading this today, but especially those who have found this page as they want help stopping drinking. This podcast is with Jon, who has many years of sobriety and...

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Jay

Jay Jay has very kindly written this piece for the site about his experiences in recovery. Many of his experiences are similar to mine and I hope we soon have a chance to do a podcast on the subject. I...

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My “Online Recovery” from Alcoholism

My "Online Recovery" from Alcoholism Here is the latest Podcast that I have done for my podcast site www.alcoholism-recovery-radio.com and it is about how being online has helped me beat alcoholism. We talk about some of the sites that helped me...

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Stanton Peele and Tom Horvath Smart Webinar

Stanton Peele emailed me this to put on the blog. It is a live webinar with Tom Horvath and Stanton which may interest many of you. Stanton recently wrote a pice for this blog about Mindfulness http://www.recoveringfromrecovery.com/your-addiction-primer-on-mindfulness-and-loving-kindness/ Talking about Addiction for Kids...

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Your Addiction Primer on Mindfulness and Loving Kindness By Stanton Peele

I'm really happy that Stanton Peele has written a piece for my site about Loving Kindness. Stanton Peele's books have really helped me, including his newest one (with Ilse Thompson, whose work I also know and respect), Recover! An Empowering...

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Podcast and post for people giving up Alcohol for New Year

Happy New year 2016. I thought I would add something to the site for those who are still struggling with Alcoholism and who are trying to stop drinking alcohol. It is New Years Day, and many attempt to make stopping...

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Some other good Podcasts

Podcast on Radiolab I just thought I would mention a coupe of podcasts by other people that I feel are worth listening to. The first is called The Fix and is on Radiolab. They describe the podcast as:This episode we...

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AA Saved my Life – now I’ve lost my faith

AA piece in the Observer The piece is now online http://www.theguardian.com/society/2015/nov/29/alcoholics-anonymous-saved-my-life-but-i-lost-my-faithRegular readers of the site will know that I have a lot of time for the site https://jonsleeper.wordpress.com and that I have done a few podcasts with Jon who writes it, over the past...

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More about blogging in Recovery.

It has been a couple of years since I launched the blog www.recoveringfromrecovery.com here. I had run a short lived forum on this domain some years before, but I chose to close it after problems with online trolling, by...

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