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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The13th Step film in London – Monica Richardson

I am pleased that Monica Richardson who has produced the 13th Step Film, which shows problems in the 12 step AA world has been in contact to say that she is showing her film in Cannes at the huge international...

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How I came to leave Alcoholics Anonymous – AA!

I recently wrote a piece that acknowledged the things in AA that helped me, which seemed to go down well, at least with the rational people that read this site! It listed some of the reasons a recovery community...

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Not everybody has a great Christmas in recovery.

I had a great Christmas and am continuing to enjoy the holiday period, as I have been allowed extra time away from work commitments, which I needed, to be honest. This was my eighth Christmas in a row, that was...

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Handbook of Alcoholism Treatment Approaches by Miller and Hester.

Handbook of Alcoholism Treatment Approaches by Miller and Hester. I have been meaning,to put this book, (and a few others!) on the site for some time, but as I only have a very, limited amount of time to work on...

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Mindfulness and self help

Mindfulness and Self Help as well as recovery from Alcohol and Addiction I was prompted to write this after reading a couple of articles in the Guardian,that criticised aspects of the way mindfulness is practiced and taught. Although I am...

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The future of Addiction – Stanton Peele

The future of Addiction - Stanton Peele I have long been a fan of Stanton Peele's writing and he has certainly helped me recover with his ideas which have often questioned old ideas that have become accepted parts of addiction...

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Love and Addiction

Love and Addiction By Stanton Peele. I have wanted to read this book for some time but it has been out of print for some times and was often only available at ridiculously high prices, but now it is out...

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