Host: Tim Arrigo

Recovery Roots

Host: Tim Arrigo

  • Predisposition to Addiction

Predisposition to Addiction

Friday 3rd January 2020

Join host Tim Arrigo on Recovery Roots as he dives into the roots of addiction. In this episode, Tim discusses how fractured attachment systems create a vulnerability to substance abuse.
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Unpacking the Predisposition to Addiction on Recovery Roots

When you create an internal process that fortifies you enough, that when you're offered drugs or alcohol, the way that you feel on the inside is it exceeds any type of temptation on the outside.
In this episode of Recovery Roots, host Tim Arrigo delves into the vulnerability to substance abuse created by fractured attachment systems and environmental experiences. He emphasizes the importance of internal fortification and how it can help overcome temptation. Tim also talks about the role of self-talk in recovery and how it can motivate and inspire individuals to work towards their goals and become the best version of themselves.
Gratitude is another powerful tool that can be used in healing from addiction. Tim shares his personal experiences and encourages listeners to address the root cause of their addiction. He stresses the impact addiction can have on family and relationships and the importance of emotional availability. Tim also talks about his journey towards self-discovery and self-acceptance and the benefits of AA and group therapy.
He emphasizes the need to overcome shame and self-loathing and to focus on being emotionally available and fully present for loved ones. In conclusion, Tim encourages listeners to take the necessary steps towards recovery and to create a life they admire. Listen to the episode now on alcoholfree.com.