The nature of addiction as a disease of choice

The debate continues as to whether or not Substance use Disorder (or addiction / dependence) is to be considered a disease. On the one side, individuals claim that substance use is a behavior. Since it is a behavior, it is therefore possible to consider that it is a choice. On the other side, there are … Continue reading The nature of addiction as a disease of choice

Work and purpose of recovery

Behold, are ye stripped of pride? I say unto you, if ye are not ye are not prepared to meet God.  ~ Alma 5:28 ~ We are required to strip ourselves from pride. If we do not, we are not able to surrender our life and will over to a higher power. This begins by making … Continue reading Work and purpose of recovery