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Sharing in 12 Step Meetings

We all bring secrets into recovery, but we can’t throw our garbage into the proverbial closet and leave it there indefinitely. After a while it starts to seep under the door and stink up the whole house. That’s why we have the 4th and 5th of our twelve steps:

Steps 4 and 5 of the twelve steps of Alcoholic Anonymous.

Those steps, shared with a sponsor or other trusted person, help us come to terms with our past. Getting our secrets out in the open gives us the willingness and ability to move beyond that part of our lives.  MORE…

Reservations, Powerlessness and Surrender

From the Sunrise Detox Blog:

Reservations are little ideas, beliefs and loopholes that we leave for ourselves. We reserve the right to hang on to them, not realizing that we are really protecting some aspect of our addiction. Most of us started recovery with some reservations. They may have gone like this…


People, Places And Things

“It doesn’t take a rocket scientist to figure out that if you want to stay sober you don’t go into a bar, order a drink, and sit and look at it. There’s a technical term for folks who test themselves that way: relapsers.”

Read more at the Sunrise Detox Blog

New Ft. Lauderdale Facility For Sunrise

I had a chance yesterday to tour the new Sunrise Detox facility in Ft. Lauderdale.  You can see some more photos here at the blog.  If you’re interested in more details, leave a comment or use the contact link.

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