- This topic has 5 replies, 4 voices, and was last updated 7 years, 5 months ago by .
If you, or someone you know, are in immediate danger with thoughts of harming yourself or are experiencing a medical emergency, PLEASE CALL 9-1-1 NOW! (If you are not in the U.S., please call your local emergency number.) There is help for you! Stay on the phone with the operator until help arrives. Your life is extremely valuable and there are people who care about you, so reach out for help and someone will respond.
If you are not in immediate danger with thoughts of suicide, yet need to talk to someone about suicidal feelings, please call one of these national suicide prevention hotlines:
1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
Remember, you have caring friends on MyRecovery who can provide support if you feel you are on the verge of relapse. Reach out to them now through the ADDICTION HELP FORUM
It's going to be ok. Please fill out this form and a skilled professional will be in contact with you shortly.
Today is my first day here and my 1st day sober. I am really trying to stay busy. I went 5 months without a drink and then the holidays hit… I am really hoping to make a few friends here to talk to about all this. TY
Welcome and sobriety is cool
Hey Andrea! It inspires me to see you reaching out! Way to come back! Hope to see you at our online meetings!
Not much activity on here
Hey Andrea! How are things going? I remember my first few days like it was yesterday and believe me it’s been a while (over 4 years). I remember the sweats, the anxiety, the not being able to stop moving, never got sleep, I could barely talk, I couldn’t focus on anything at work. Without that experience I don’t think I would be where I am today. I am so happy you wrote on here because I was struggling today with something and being able to see that I could maybe share my experience, strength and hope with someone else that …MAYBE it will get me out of my own head! I remember in the beginning going to a ton of meetings, doing the meeting before…the meeting and the meeting after, getting a good sponsor, connecting with the fellowship as much as I could, I did service work whenever I could and I prayed a ton! How are things going so far?? – Heidi
That is exactly how it works
PLEASE NOTE THAT BY ACCESSING OR USING ANY PART OF THIS SITE, YOU AGREE THAT YOU HAVE READ, UNDERSTAND AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THIS AGREEMENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO BE SO BOUND, DO NOT ACCESS OR USE THIS SITE. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO MAKE CHANGES TO THIS AGREEMENT AT ANY TIME. YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THIS SITE CONSTITUTES ASSENT TO ANY NEW PROVISIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT THAT MAY BE POSTED ON THIS SITE IN THE FUTURE.
Areas of this Site may have different terms posted. If there is a conflict between this Agreement and the terms posted for a specific area of this Site, the terms for the specific area of this Site shall have precedence with respect to your use of that area of this Site.
Advertising information will be posted here.