One reason people drink or use drugs is they feel depressed and are seeking an escape. One of our graduates opens up and tells her story of overcoming her depression and how she learned to live a happy life without drugs or alcohol.
One of our recent graduates and a talented writer tells his story of going through the Narconon Program. He details the lessons he learned and how his life changed forever.
I am currently a student at Narconon New Life Retreat in Louisiana . I am here to face my addiction to alcohol. For many years I was in denial of ever really having a problem. It wasn’t until I hit “rock bottom” I realized I needed help. Much of what I had attained in life was suddenly gone.
“I took a long look back and asked how did I become such a bad alcoholic and addict? “ I found I started like most other children, watching family members drinking having fun and laughing. It seemed this was mostly during get-togethers and family outings.
Both young and older alcoholics go to the ends of the earth to hide their addiction from all, even other alcoholics. Here are some signs I had as a closet drinker…