Why Calling Someone “Addict”, “Junkie”, “Druggie” or “Alcoholic” is Narrow Minded?

Dealing with stigma begins by mindfully choosing to understand what is actually going on and this starts in the language we use. Terms like “addict”, “junkie”, “druggie” and “alcoholic” simply ignore the science behind helping a person through a substance use disorder and distorts their personal transformation process by creating unnecessary stigma and undue shame.…

Get Help For a Drug or Alcohol Addiction

Making the decision to seek treatment for a drug or alcohol addiction is a life-changing one. When a loved one requires help, you must decide which rehab centre is best suited to help him or her overcome the addiction. Choosing the right rehabilitation centre is critical because a clinic that does not provide comprehensive treatment…

Alcohol Online Therapy South Africa South Africa

Freedom, Legislation, Anxiety, Autonomy! Give Me Back My Alcohol! Recovery DirectBy recoverydirect.co.za16th Apr 2020 “Man’s task is to become conscious of the contents that press upward from the unconscious.” ― Carl Jung Even as I write this I like many South Africans am detoxing from nicotine. Lockdown in South Africa was rolled out through a barrage…