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Old 05-04-2009, 06:27 PM
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Originally Posted by Alera View Post
FYI, tough love is not limited to non-secular programs. It can also be utilized by those who work secular programs. I was exposed to the concept in a fully secular way by a secular author and it nearly saved my life.
How do non-secular programs practice tough love exactly? It seems to be the oppositte. Those that advocate the lifelong disease concept expect relapse as part of the disease.. hence the "incurable" part. You become a child in the program because you're taught that you have no control until you accept a HP.
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