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All questions are important, I have over 30 years of personal experience with alcoholism and recovery issues. Advanced Counsellor Training / Experience with treatment and AA.

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Over 30 years of recovery from alcoholism. Counsellor in an alcohol outpatient office. Experience as client and as counsellor in treatment center.

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Advanced counsellor certificate, Melbourne ORYGEN Research Centre volunteer consultant

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AADAC volunteer award

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2016-07-01 How to quit?:

Good day Ella,    Often we do things to comfort ourselves and these things such as smoking or alcohol become our substitute for feeling our very human feelings. The pain is part of living and personal

2016-03-27 Less desire?:

There is some relationship between your excessive use of alcohol and your mental, emotional, and spiritual states. Recovery from addictions involves growth in these 3 areas of being.    As you mature in

2016-02-27 denial, OCD, etc:

Hi Natasha,    I understand your desire to help this guy but also be careful as you can burn yourself out  by believing you can change him or this illness he has. When alcoholics admit they are  beat and

2015-07-05 My husband is a hard core pot user/drinker:

Hi Cat,    You are really being pulled apart in two ways I can see.  Part of you likes some of the relationship and the  other part is wanting more or at least wanting to  experience life in a different

2015-06-08 fatty liver:

Hi Holi,    I do agree that often people including those in the medical field  can be less than sympathetic when working with others.  I do not know if they are stressed and frustrated by overwork or just

 

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