Steve’s Addiction Recovery Story
Steven is a charismatic, confident man who is impossible not to notice when he enters a room, unlike the stereotype we typically see of people in addiction treatment or recovery. This is an internal misperception he faced himself, struggling for years to accept his alcoholism. Used to putting up a façade to meet the expectations of those around him, Steven didn’t really get to the root causes of his addiction until be began his recovery journey. During treatment at Discovery Point Retreat, he learned to be vulnerable and open to the recovery process, creating earnest connections along the way.
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