Spirituality Can Facilitate the Addiction Recovery Process, Enhances Quality of Life

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Spirituality Can Facilitate the Addiction Recovery Process, Enhances Quality of Life | Westside Treatment

While dealing with your addiction, you were not aware of yourself or anyone around you. Your drug – your substance – was the one thing that took precedent over everything else. In fact, your addiction was the only thing that mattered. It may have cost you relationships, jobs, finances, dignity, and time of growth and making a difference in the world. But, all is not lost. Here is your chance to set that record straight. Learn your importance and worthiness… Read more »

It’s Time To Get Selfish (For The Sake Of Your Sobriety)

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It's Time To Get Selfish (For The Sake Of Your Sobriety) | Westside Treatment

Oscar Wilde said, “Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.” Selfishness is a trait that everyone has. We tend to be a bit biased toward ourselves, whether we want to admit it or not. We think that our way is the best way, we think that our views are the better views, and we may even think that our choices are the best choices.  Some people blatantly… Read more »

Finding A Strong, Sober Support System After Treatment

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Finding A Strong, Sober Support System After Treatment | Westside Treatment

Finding a solid support system after treatment is a huge part of leading a successful recovery. Think about this for a moment – do you think you would take another drink in front of your mother/doctor/brother (or any positive person in your life)? Unlikely. Do you think you would be tempted to if you were alone? Before treatment, you likely spent a lot of time alone – or with other addicts – because the positive people in your life didn’t… Read more »