The strongest, longest-lasting approach to recovery from substance abuse is the 12-Step Program which has become well-known through the success of Alcoholics Anonymous. These 12 Steps take a person from an unfortunate predicament to feeling confident in facing the pressures of everyday life without turning to drugs or alcohol to cope.
Before I found NA, I thought I had my habit under control. I thought could use when I wanted to and still maintain a normal life – well, kinda normal.
“Relapse is a reality. It can and does happen. Experience shows that those who do not work our program of recovery on a daily basis may relapse…we have never seen a person who lives the Narcotics Anonymous Program relapse”-Narcotics Anonymous