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Things You Shouldn’t Say to People Recovering From Drug Abuse

Things You Shouldn’t Say to People Recovering From Drug Abuse

First of all, let’s agree that no matter what led people to abusing drugs in the first place was (depression, peer pressure, habit etc), the recovery process is anything but easy. In other words, it is a total 180 change of thinking, way of living, and even people around sometimes. At this time, people needn’t hear certain things, such as: 1- “I think I can understand what you are going through.” No, you CAN’T, unless you’ve been through the whole dilemma of abusing drugs, and he hellish process of recovery, you can’t be even close to understanding what those with history of drug abuse feel. Saying this is condescending and belittling of their efforts. 2- “I would never have guessed …

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