Honoring Who You Truly Are

by Neseret on February 23, 2012

Tweet One of the first steps of healing is accepting, loving and honoring who you truly are.  At this point YOU may or may not know who you truly are. Who you truly are may be obscured by layers of faulty programing, lies, and trauma. Understand none of this is your fault. However it often […]

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When Addiction Rules Your Life

by Neseret on November 27, 2011

Tweet What is Addiction? Addiction is basically the compulsion to continue to misuse substances or other addictive activities despite the presence of negative physical, emotional, mental and spiritual consequences. For some addiction may include physical dependence. This means the person is unable to function physically, mentally, and emotionally without the use of the substance. People […]

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Addiction Myths and Facts

by Neseret on November 13, 2011

Tweet Myth: Addiction is a bad habit, the result of moral weakness and over-indulgence Fact: Addiction is a chronic, life-threatening condition, like hypertension, arteriosclerosis, and adult diabetes. Fact: Addiction has roots in genetic susceptibility, social circumstance, and personal behavior. Fact: Certain drugs are highly addictive, rapidly causing biochemical and structural changes in the brain. Others […]

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The Test of Your Commitment

by Neseret on July 15, 2011

Tweet So you’ve decided to give up an old habit after so many years. It maybe you decided to quit smoking, eating junk food, drinking, playing video games or whatever else your vice happens to be. We all have a vice. We all have destructive habits we’d be better off without. What is your vice? […]

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