By Stephen Roos
Brisk, insightful, and compassionate, this e-book appears to be like at all the Twelve Steps from a tender person's viewpoint. Concrete course is helping getting better adolescents make the stairs part of their lives.
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Goes a third. If the consequences of alcoholism weren't so devastating, the excuses might be funny. But as the correlation between drugs and alcohol and teenage depression and suicide becomes clearer, the rationales grow more and more tragic. Even teenagers who are sick and tired of being told they're too young to do this or have that may be sorry to learn how democratic alcoholism is: you're never too young to get it. We hear that alcoholism is a self-diagnosed disease. That can sound off-the-wall when we consider how easy it is for family, friends, teachers, and sometimes even the justice system to tell us we have a drinking and using problem.
For simplicity's sake only, I often refer to alcohol through much of this book. But the principles apply to any addiction, chemical or otherwise. Page 4 other drug addict, no matter what age, race or religion, sexual orientation or social background, has felt the same: addiction happens to other people. No matter how strong the evidence is, we can always find a rationale to explain why we couldn't possibly be an addict or alcoholic. "My father's an alcoholic and I'm never going to be anything like him," runs one line of denial.
Twelve-step programs. 2. AlcoholismTreatment. 3. ] I. Title. 29' 186'0835dc20 92-21818 CIP AC The Twelve Steps and the Promises listed at the back of this book are reprinted and adapted with the permission of Alcoholics Anonymous World Services, Inc. Permission to reprint and adapt the Twelve Steps does not mean that Alcoholics Anonymous has reviewed or approved the contents of this publication, nor that AA agrees with the views expressed herein. The views expressed herein are solely those of the author.
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