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Repeated studies have shown that the average person, who could be diagnosed with a substance abuse problem, will discontinue use on their own 20 to 30 percent of the time. But, those who are exposed to AA and treatment and who are taught the disease concept have a drastically decreased chance of achieving sobriety. While treatment professionals are aware of program failure, governing organizations support and promote the adoption of 12-step tenets into treatment programs for substance abusers. Families pay tens of thousands of dollars to help their loved ones only to place them in programs that follow guidelines of a documented failed program. Any program based on a program that fails will inevitably fail. For most, 12-step has become synonymous with failure.
Harvey Weinstein has finally been accused of rape and assault. Finally. Any second now the “sex addiction” excuse will be used to justify Weinstein’s CHOICE to assault women. I will NOT stay quiet on this one. As a screenwriter, I have been advised to keep my social media feed clear of politics since producers do […]
I have decided to spend more time writing and less time enjoying facebook. I was allowing it to suck a lot of my time away and was not working as much as I want on other projects. I am working on two screenplays and this blog, and just these are more important to me than […]