Addiction Recovery Quotes Loved One

People grow through what they go through, Most of us will experience some kind of traumatic event in our lives and most of us will exhibit some kind of stress -related behavior because of it, these symptoms usually fade but for some those reactions can linger and start of disrupt their lives or the lives of those around them.

No matter what they will perform that task without knowing the physical consequences of that in case of a harmful substance. These thoughts are self-consuming in the brain of an addict and his mindset works according to that. Some Common misconception about addicts are given below

·        Addicts Are Clumsy

Some people think that addicts are lazy people, they resist labor in their life but the reality is that they are always driven by a force to do something. Self -motivated, and task-driven energy is the common traits of an addict. An addict’s brain undergoes changes that lead to irritability. The irrational (pre-rational to be more accurate) part of the brain hijacks the rational side of the brain (pre-frontal cortex). This is why they make poor and emotional decisions free from withdrawal.

·        Addicts Live A Carefree Life.

We all are carefree souls. There comes a stage in life where we care less about everything and more about a particular thing. Right?

People believe that addicts are carefree soul as if they don’t give any serious confrontation to a situation whereas In reality, an addict that has to self-medicate to feel normal – whether it be from drugs, alcohol often do not have a good time because they are just trying to feel normal. They might feel irritated, emotional hardships may occur which hinders the neurological system to work according to the situation, because an addict thinks more from the heart than his brain.

·        Addicts are bounded by their addiction

They become the slave of their addiction. They are paranoid often and deal with greater fear than non-addicts. They know that their games cannot keep up. They usually know that sooner or later their addiction will cost them their relationship and life in whole.

·        Addicts Lack Willpower.

Addicts lack will indeed the power that is why they are not able to control their brain functioning, but it is their brain, the neurological part handling their thinking process. It causes them with anxiety and stress. It is the function of the brain that leaves them with the failure to quit.

·        An Addict Won’t Recover If He Is stressed upon.

The majority of addicts are already in denial. Addicts often do not go to support groups or treatment centers because they want to. They may go to rehab where after a while it becomes the part of their brain to get help. Sometimes a glimpse of a “real-life” situation will enable an addict to have a moment of clarity.

Psychological addiction is compulsiveness of brain to use that substance. For instance, someone addicted to reading might think they have to use to fall asleep peacefully or to perform even better. However, they will eventually fall asleep without the book. This doesn’t mean that they don’t have a problem. Addicts rationalize their addiction. Accepting the addict and his addiction as a part of our society is important to understand that may help them recover better.

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