Celebrate Recovery’s first lesson is Denial. Have you ever heard someone say: “I’m actually not in denial; I’m just dabbling,” or “I can quit any time I want”? I love these statements. My personal favorite was: “I’m not addicted; I’m a Christian.” While I cannot remember which one I used or if I used a… Continue reading Denial

14 Types of Denial in Addiction, Part 2

This was a post originally written for by me that I wanted to reproduce here (click here for Part 1). 8.  Blaming: This is when you shift blame and responsibility from yourself to another person, and many times this is done unconsciously since in the depth of our being we really don’t want to be held… Continue reading 14 Types of Denial in Addiction, Part 2