Don't label someone so quickly!

Latest videos from SciShow for Oct 31, 2014 | http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=TL_vca6OKhypw Hope this will try and alleviate some of the stigma associated with substance abuse disorder SAD for short. The best thing about recovery is…
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SHARP sponsors Jhb recovery film festival

Film is such an important way of spreading the culture of recovery. Part of the treatment process is educating the client and providing them with a practical experience of what it feel like to live in a culture of recovery. One of the many…
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RECOVERY & WELLNESS COACHING - PRINCIPLE NO 1

by Anthony Eldridge-Rogers Founder of the Foundation for Recovery and Wellness International The practice of Recovery and Wellness Coaching rests on 4 principles. Principe Number 1 is “Recovery and Wellness always comes from the person…
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What if I fall!?

As you may have noticed from my posts, I truly believe that I am living my purpose by "paying it forward" and aiding others on their journey through recovery.  And it's incredibly rewarding work walking with someone as they grow and develop,…

Dislexia Causes Addiction

Diskexia Causes Addiction!!!??? The best bit of buisness advice I received last year was from a friend of mine Marc Loon and he said " Dont do buisness with someone you wouldn't want to sit down and have lunch with!!" and I have been following…
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Education is a weapon!?

I spent three days at the end of last week at recovery coach training at Sharp Treatment Centre which was an interesting and fulfilling learning experience.  As a certified life and recovery coach I am extremely interested in new ideas, tools…
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I love you, but I'm not like you...

Earlier this year a close family member told me that their spouse had voluntarily entered a six-week treatment program.  I'm always delighted for those who chose to pursue treatment and recovery, but it often raises some interesting questions…
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Knowing when to Stop an Addiction

[su_heading]Knowing when to Stop an addiction[/su_heading] Knowing when to Stop must be one of the hardest things to admit when you are in the process of an addictive behavior whether its substance abuse, gambling, sex addiction or even food.…
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Addicted to Blogging

Addicted to Blogging   My websites davidcollins.co.za and www.sharptreatment.com have become my latest obsession. I feel like im caught up in the matrix and as I type i feel that we can heal a world of addiction I must just slow down…

Sex Addiction

SEX Addiction Treatment.   After substance abuse treatment  the addiction personality as I would now like to call it can often raise its head in the form of a secondary obsession like sex addiction. I know that when I have been hooked…