When I first arrived at Narconon New Life Retreat , I didn't want to be in treatment at all. I was kind of forced into treatment. After getting through the Withdrawal part of the program, I met some people and started enjoying my time. Then I did the Sauna program—it was awesome.
I thought I was completely ready to face the world and take on responsibility living on my own and moving to a different city. After I graduated high school, I planned on going to college to start working on a future for myself and my career.
A 7 year old little girl lies in bed next to her older brother. Tears are streaming down both of their faces. Once again, their mom and dad are fighting. They hear breaking glass and loud voices as they sob.
If I wasn’t a believer in the Narconon program before, I most certainly am now. I have spent countless amounts of time and money on psychiatrists with no real result. I have numbed my emotional pain with drugs , only to create more hurt and for the ones I love most.
“When I got to the part of the program where I had to address the people in my life, it was hard but handling and identifying the different personality types has helped me out a lot. It helped me differentiate between certain people in my life.
“I know I had a problem with connecting to people when it came to acknowledging them and really focusing on the conversations. I would find myself constantly asking ’what’ because I missed an important fact because I never stayed in present time.
“I have learned so much from this program and want to thank everyone so much for pushing me when I thought it was too hard or thought I couldn’t do it. I am going to apply all the things I have learned. I am so glad I have done the Narconon program because it really has changed my life.“
“I left rehab a few weeks ago. Before leaving and heading back to pick up where I left off in life, I was nervous and excited. I wasn’t sure what to expect and was apprehensive. I hoped I would be able to successfully live a drug-free life.…“
“I was born in Amory, Mississippi where I spent the first 6 years of my life. I was an only child and most of my childhood was spent moving around. Life at a young age was hard and I would get picked on a lot for being overweight.“
“Heroin addict. Needle junkie. Pill popper. I was all those things as well as a man losing everything and still I didn’t care. The only thing that mattered was getting high. I even overdosed and had a face to face with death and didn’t care.