Shame is a by- product of the unpredictable and difficult nature of the disease of addiction.
Families fighting to help a loved one establish recovery need to recognize shame for what it is: a self- defeating emotion that needs to tossed out like three-day old trash.
The family- systems disease of addiction is not a failure of one’s morality or will. It requires treatment, just as any other disease does.
A Deeper Look
Does shame interfere with your peace of mind?
How can you live more deeply into the truth that addiction is a disease, not a moral failing or lack of will power?
What is one step you can take to kick shame to the curb?
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