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Black Widow | PArt III - The Bite | By Taryn

Screeching, "YES!!" before *Brouke even had a chance to finish the word, 'Casino', I immediately had a pulse rate of 200bmp. I had butterflies in my stomach that can only be compared to when I leaped myself off of 'Victoria Falls Bridge' with…

Black Widow - Tangled | Part II | By Taryn

How was it possible that MY 'Casino Royale' 007 Bond girl whom I had created a few hours ago, was right there, those piercing eyes looking at ME...looking at HER? Okay, I know that to anyone else she was just an image on a slot machine but…
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It's not the substance that's the problem...it's the behaviour!

I don't know if what I'm about to put out into the public domain is a good idea considering the work that I do as a Recovery Coach, but I've discovered that the more I embrace my recovery principles such as honesty, integrity and, the more I…

How to counter cocaine hijacking memory in addicts and address drug addiction?

A new study on how brain retains powerful role of memory among addicts will throw light on the mechanism to make drug addiction less compulsive, said Washington Source: How to counter cocaine hijacking memory in addicts and address drug…
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A Predictable Course

A Story from one of Judith's Clients   A Predictable Course Life was not bad and I never thought I had problem drugs and drinking. I drank socially and did drugs occasionally. The first thing I learned when I came to AA was that Alcoholism…

SHARP Blog

There's something that I really want to talk about today, and I fear that isn't going to win me a popularity contest in the world of recovery.  But sometimes it's important to speak up on issues that have such an impact on our lives and those…
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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,…
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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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Rehab Centre

Whether you will be entering the rehab centre yourself or one of your loved ones will be spending time there, you must wonder what being a patient in the rehab centre is all about. For many people this can be a bit frightening, so understanding…