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Old 03-30-2013, 01:38 AM
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Worst kind of addict

A counselor once told me that I was the worst kind of addict. This was said 8 years ago at a time when I hadn't experienced the detrimental, devastating effects of chemical abuse. I just thought I had a little too much fun, and I didn't believe I was an addict of any sort.. Presently, however, I admit that I have a severe addiction to any and all mind altering substances. I hope this forum can provide a way for me to talk about it.
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Old 03-30-2013, 02:00 AM
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hi and welcome cnedad
You'll find lots of support and discussion here

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Old 03-30-2013, 02:10 AM
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Talk away, I have insomnia I will post back. I am very new to recovery, but I will offer whatever support I can. You took an awesome step by signing up to this site, it's jam-packed with resources and experienced people.
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Old 03-30-2013, 02:30 AM
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I had no idea there was a qualitative scale for addicts. I wonder where I fall on that.

Welcome to SR! You'll find us talking away at just about anything around here. Hope we keep seeing you!
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Old 03-30-2013, 05:38 AM
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You've come to a very supportive site. I hope we can help you in your quest to get clean and sober.
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Old 03-30-2013, 05:44 AM
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Welcome to SR. Life can be better, there are a lot of people here that have changed from the worst kind of drunks and addicts and now live a better life.
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Old 03-30-2013, 10:12 AM
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Welcome to SR! I'm pretty sure I'd fall into the same category, as I've abused/become addicted to a lot of things

However, I've got over 6 years in recovery, so even the "worst" of us CAN recover! SR has been a huge part of my recovery and I hope you find the same here

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