The stages of addiction recovery is real as hard as it may be to believe. If you’ve read our page on the Stages of Addiction/Alcoholism you most likely saw the characteristics of someone you love in the downfall of addiction. It’s only right to show you the Stages of Recovery. Take a good look at what may seem like an impossibility right now. You see addiction is treatable and curable. One just has to make up his or her mind, find that belief in themselves again, of course remain abstinent from drugs AND alcohol and take the steps shown to them in recovery. Take a look at the chart listed below and envision your loved one in each step. Let’s restore hope once again. This chart of course starts from bottom to the top:
Enlightened and Interesting Way of Life Opens Up with Road Ahead to Higher Levels than Ever Before
The choice here at the bottom is either recovery or suffer the consequences of the addiction. The bottom includes hopelessness, suicidal thoughts, apathy, despair and a choice to make a decision. Drugs and alcohol no longer numb the pain or take away the problems.
We hope that this article is helpful and will help you see recovery with an optimistic perspective as opposed to the often times negative outlook our world has created. There is always hope for recovery but one has to understand the Addiction and the Stages of Recovery before trying to control it. Here is an article on addiction that will help to do just that. Our experienced and knowledgeable substance abuse counselors are here to answer your questions so please don’t hesitate to call us at 844 688-8555.