Psychology of Children with Alcoholic Fathers

Psychopathology of Children with Alcohol Dependent Fathers.

SUMMARY; Objective: In this study, we aimed to research cognitive, behavioural and psychopathological differences between children of fathers with alcohol dependency (ACOA’s) and children of fathers without alcohol dependency (non-ACOA’s).

Note: Cross posted from Recovery Is Sexy.com.

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The Art of Living

The art of living lies not in eliminating but in growing with troubles.

– Bernard M. Baruch

Naturally, we wish to avoid pain and difficulty, but life experience and a measure of reflection show us that most of what comes our way is beyond our control. We’ll never outwit all the possibilities for trouble, even if we live to be 100 years old. We have often failed to learn from trouble because we cast ourselves in the roles of passive men and victims. We pointed outside ourselves and said, "Look at what is happening to poor me!"

Note: Cross posted from Recovery Is Sexy.com.

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The Twelve Nightly Questions

My sponsor gave me the following 10th and 11th step inventory and told me to write it out every evening before I go to bed.

The Twelve Nightly Spiritually Focusing Questions

1. Was I resentful?

2. Was I selfish?

Note: Cross posted from Recovery Is Sexy.com.

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The Six Mistakes of Man by Cicero

People in recovery will know that abstinence from addictive substances or actions is only the beginning of recovery. The writings of the various 12-Step Fellowships is full of spiritually sound ideas and goals.

Note: Cross posted from Recovery Is Sexy.com.

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Renew the Sexual Passion, Please

 

NewsMedia_123988[1] People in recovery may be returning to a relationship or trying to rediscover the passion of earlier times. This article from Readers Digest may be of help.

You and your partner can rediscover intimacy and pleasure with these tips.

Note: Cross posted from Recovery Is Sexy.com.

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10 Benefits of Love

Theresa Walsh Photography“I need somebody to love,” sang the Beatles, and they got it right. Love and health are intertwined in surprising ways. Humans are wired for connection, and when we cultivate good relationships, the rewards are immense. But we’re not necessarily talking about spine-tingling romance.

Note: Cross posted from Recovery Is Sexy.com.

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