It is no secret in the Addiction Treatment Industry / Mental Health Industry that without public recovery communities worldwide there would be little long term sobriety. There have been tremendous advances in detox medication and medication for those dually diagnosis, People who detox from Opiate and Benzo's no longer have to kick and scream in terror, they are now on the same playing field as far as basically having pain free restful detox. New Opiate blockers and others are actually playing big parts in recovery for the first year even saving lives for those that relapse without starting the phenomenon of craving or lethal doses that are taken after not using for a while, now people live through this. There have also been tremendous evolution for young people in recovery communities. Addiction Treatment in California and nationwide has evolved. From drug testing that keeps up with today's changing new drugs, to new test by family therapist. Tools have evolved and time frames where people stay in step down addiction treatment has become much more realistic. Though what happens after people leave treatment?
What people have been responding to for years is a message of depth and weight from another person in recovery who shares - What it was like - What happened and What it is like now.
Experience - Strength and Hope
If I want what another person has I have to learn to do the things that person does.
First off I have to identify.Then in the first year - I have to learn that I can face life successfully and make changes and build a routine. Get used to this psychic change and trust it.
12stepplanet.com is a not for profit recovery platform where many share - experience - strength and hope.
So others can identify. It is also extremely therapeutic for the writers and families.
We are a modern tool and we begin to see for ourselves that tools can evolve.
12stepplanet.com is fueled by caring addiction treatment specialist and services.
Tools have evolved for people to stay clean/sober in their first year. Eventually people have to make changes. And in todays world there are sometimes mixed messages.
That are attractive to sick new people.
We want to make more consistent, realistic and healthier messages available from the public. There are many more reasons why as you will read. We just wanted to drop a note to help people understand the project and even other tools that might attract people to trying a clean/sober lifestyle.
Peace and Hugs - The 12stepplanet.com Robin Hood Project