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Old 05-01-2014, 06:37 AM   #1 (permalink)

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I use a tablet to view the internet. And my visibility is restricted compared to a desktop computer. But I'm doing my best.

Today I registered with this forum site. And I mainly did it for my self, although my cousin is in rehab over in California and he'll be back home in Enumclaw/bonney lake area In 30 days. He's texting me saying that I'm the only one he knows that can relate to addiction with him and he's looking forward to having me help him out with the **** he isn't aware of... As u can tell he needs my help soon. I'm going to have him sign up with this sober recovery forum . well I'm 26 years old and I've been addicted to heroin and pills and meth. My DOC is oxycontin/heroin. I been clean for almost a year with troubles in between and before that I relapsed like 5-9 times. Anyways my names josh and I might need your help with teaching my little cousin. Let me know if anyone has any comments or advice! Thank you.
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Old 05-01-2014, 06:38 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Old 05-01-2014, 06:40 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Welcome! I'm glad you're here, hope to see you and your cousin around the boards.
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Old 05-01-2014, 06:41 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Welcome to the Forum Josh!! great to have you onboard!!
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Old 05-01-2014, 07:08 AM   #5 (permalink)
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Hi, Josh. The wise and supportive people here at SR have been instrumental in helping me get and stay sober. I bet they will be helpful to both you and your cousin.

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Welcome great advice on this site goodluck
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Old 05-01-2014, 07:53 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Hi syms, welcome to SR

I wish I could show you, when you are lonely or in darkness, the astonishing light of your own being.

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Old 05-01-2014, 03:11 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Hi and welcome syms

Both you and your cousin will find great help support here

my advice is share your experience by all means, but let your cousin be responsible for his own recovery - let him find his own support and make his own changes to his life - and you be responsible for yours

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