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Dr. Peter Butkins blog entries for MyFreedomQuest.com

Addiction is easily treatable and a joy to discover.

When drug affected, it is impossible to imagine the joy of living without inebriation. A few days sober and clean helps us to see the better life that is available if we follow a few siimple suggestions.

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Effective recovery from addiction involves learning and not teaching for quite a while.

Effective recovery from addiction involves learning and not teaching for quite a while. Knowing and teaching what you do't know can lead to painful failure.

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A quick apology can mend the broken harms to others.

It costs some pride but is still inexpensive.

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Words can cut relationships but forgiveness can mend the wounds.

Our program teaches us how to mend the broken harms to others.

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Recovery from addiction means surrender, not self improvement.

Recovery from addiction means surrender, not self improvement. Right living means making up for harm done to others and being helpful to them.

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Open-mindedness is akin to a breath of fresh air on a dry day.

Whether in politics, education, business or recovery, an open mind can only lead to cooperation and wisdom.

Doc Pete

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Recovery from Addiction is a HIGH that is unsurpassed!!!

Recovery from Addiction is a HIGH that is unsurpassed!!! Recovery is much better than being wasted.

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Addiction recovery is so much better than suffering from the pain and loss.

Recovery is the entry into a life beyond compare.

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Focus on solution, not problems.

We can solve problems when sober and clean. When intoxicated, we focus on making problems.

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Addiction treatment is relevant. Blasting President Trump is not.

Let's focus on solutions, not contempt.

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Start each day with gratitude and empathy. It's a 'low risk' proposition.

Ask God for this each morning.

This will lead to continued stable recovery.

Doc Pete

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31 years sober and clean this month and 'lovin' it'. Life is good today!

Got a beautiful card from my 98 year old mother and loving sister. There's nothing like family unity. It's all possible through vigiilent recovery. I'm so grateful.

Doc Pete

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Opiate addiction is best treated by other opiate addicts, not more drugs.

Addiction is a disease. Abstinence is the answer.

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Having a chance to get sober is a miracle.

Talk to a sober person. Ask!  

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Recovery - Excellent; Addiction - Terrible!!!

Sounds obvious. Maybe someone needed to hear this today though.

Doc Pete

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Addicts/alcoholics stay sober and clean, finding much joy via much work.

The recovering person heals to heal others.

Doc Pete

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Arrest drug/alcohol Addiction!

America has been known for "getting the job done." Let's get the job done. It starts with a think tank.

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Addiction Treatment works. Watch who you choose!

Choose providers who have been there and haven't been in it for the money. Treatment specialists work only if the care and demonstrate good treatment.

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Effective Substance Treatment.

Treatment should skillfully deflate egos and be done by those who have 'been there.'

When you own your own sickness, you can impact others addicts who will then trust the direction.

Doc Pete

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When relapsed back to addiction, take corrective action(s).

Don't look at relapse as the end iof your world. Look at it as a chance to find out what you need to do differently in order to stay sober and clean.  Get help to figure this out!

Love and Peace,

Doc Pete

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