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.…

Alcohol Rehab Cape Town 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…

Can Alcoholic Neuropathy be Cured?

Help With Alcoholic Neuropathy 5 Day Executive Mental Health Retreat LET’S GET STARTED What is alcoholic neuropathy? Neuropathy is a disorder that causes the nerves in our bodies to malfunction. When neuropathy affects only one nerve is it called mononeuropathy and when it affects multiple nerves it is called polyneuropathy. Alcohol is a neurotoxin that…