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Dr. Peter Butkins blog entries for MyFreedomQuest.com

Complacency is the enemy in recovery from drug/alcohol addiction!

The old thinking that breeds over-confidence and laziness keeps us from our recovery tasks. Keep your recovery number one.

"BE INSIRED BY THE COMMITMENT!!!"

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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Drug and Alcohol Recovery is full of wonderful friends who you haven't yet met.

These millions of friends will help you beyond compare!

 

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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The number one mistake to avoid if getting sober and clean.

 

The biggest mistake I've seen people make when trying to get sober and clean is trying to get their life in order before entering treatment. The correct order is to get sober and clean and then you can get your life in order.

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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Non-Medicated Substance Abuse Treatment.

 

A simple spiritual connection and a willingness to make up for the harm done to self and others is all that is needed to get and stay sober and clean.

This is what I do. This is what I teach!

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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There are no good reasons for staying drunk and high, only excuses.

 

We take away the time and money excuse by making treatment just 9 hours weekly. If you have no money, I will give you four weeks to get a job and begin paying. We at My Freedom Quest won't enable you but we will help you to get back on your feet.

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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I will accept anyone for substance abuse treatment if they sincerely want to be sober and clean!!!

The money comes second. If you or a loved one is broke and want treatment, I will evaluate and let you into treatment if you are willing to do what succeddful recovering people do and allow me to be the therapist and coach you.

Dr. Pete

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There are millions of us in recovery from addiction - Join us. We want you!

 

There are new friends just like your old friends, only we don't use anymore. We have found a way to get sober and clean and enjoy life.

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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Addiction has a biological, psychological, social and spiritual basis.

 

When all four are treated, the addict/alcoholic becomes a part of society that he or she rejected. There is a peace that far surpasses the 'high' falsely acquired, and eventually non-existent, obtained from using mood-altering, mood destroying substances.

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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Non-Medicated Substance Abuse Treatment.

 

Drug free is attainable. It takes work but being returned to normalcy, clean and sober, is a joy!.

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913 

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Recovery from Addiction - "Strike while the iron is hot!"

 

If you are considering sobriety/recovery, you have been 'contacted. 96% do not get out of denial'                        (Ohlms, D., M.D., 1986.)

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913 

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Help with addiction - You're never too young or old to get sober and clean.

 

The timing is perfect. If you are considering it, take the next step before you go back into denial. You deserve a good life.

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913 

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Am I an alcoholic or an addict?

 

The biggest indicator is if you continue when you or others are seeing and suffering from problems.

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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My Freedom Quest is now a provider for Cigna.

We are proud to be affiliated with Cigna.

Dr. Peter A. Butkins

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It is normal to Question the seriousness of a drug or alcohol problem.

 

Consequences are relative to the person who is misbehaving. Ask a love one if he or she sees a problem with your drinking or drug use. Do not be afraid to know. It could save a life.

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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When aware of a drug/alcohol problem write it down.

 

When we own the problem, it is the beginning of the solution - a Higher Calling in life.  We are then on an honest endeavor to change for the better.

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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For many, many reasons, Holidays are much better sober and clean.

 

No regrets, much love, no hate, much peace!!!

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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Alcohol/drug addiction can be very difficult to see, even in late stages.

 

The main concern is whether it is getting in the way of your family, health or work. Take an honest look at these issues. You deserve to be free from negative choices.

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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Permanent recovery is attainable.

 

Don't give up. Study your Program to find the weaknesses. Are you doing the basic things that successful recovering people do?

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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If someone else is concerned about your drinking or drug use...

 

Accept their feedback and question it. Try not to dismiss it. It's ok to doubt them.

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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Getting sober and clean is a process.

 

Sometimes it is a matter of not using for a while so you can see the benefits and also the harm done to self and others. Then you can have hope.

Love and Peace,                                                           

Dr. Peter A. Butkins, LMT, MCAP  (407) 786-1913

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