Re-framing the Phrase ‘I am an Addict’

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Re-framing the Phrase ‘I am an Addict’ – Strength and Hope in Recovery via Identity and Identification  By Chula Goonewardene ‘My name is Chula, and I am an addict’…my experience has taught me, can be quite […]

My Rock Bottom – Jimmy Somerville

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Jimmy Somerville Speaks About his Rock Bottom “I was drinking two, maybe three, litres of vodka every day” Looking back it sometimes feels inevitable that I was going to be an addict. I was raised in a […]

Facing Bereavement in Recovery

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Facing Bereavement in Recovery Chula Goonewardene writes about the unparalleled pain of losing his father within the context of his own recovery In early February 2015, my Father passed away, quite unexpectedly, and the emotional […]

Relationships and Early Recovery

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Relationships and Early Recovery by Ben H  Ben H is a person in long-term recovery himself who has worked as a prison chaplain and in street-level out-reach for many years, both in Manchester and Los Angeles.   I […]