The cause and solution to your use and addiction to drugs and alcohol are not to be found outside you. The cause and solution to your use and addiction to drugs and alcohol are to be discovered inside you. You are both the cause and the solution to your condition. You do not have a disease. You are completely responsible for your use of drugs and alcohol and for the transformation necessary to end your addiction.
Your use of and addiction to drugs and alcohol started with you and if it is to end you must be the one that transforms. If your use of and addiction to drugs and alcohol is to end you must transform your current thinking, more specifically, your negative thoughts and beliefs about your value and worth as a human being. You chose your addiction through your thinking and you can choose transformation and recovery. The decision and choice to transform is yours!
Dr. Harry Henshaw