After completing the program, for the first time in my life, I can say that I'm not that broken girl anymore.
Each individual's steps to overcome alcoholism are not necessarily universal, and no one form of treatment works for every person.
When I first arrived at Narconon I went through withdrawal. Then, I went through the New Life Detox and got all the toxins out, which made me feel incredibly better. I felt alive for the first time in a while.
It seems like we always have questions about addiction, addicts, and why addicts tend to take the actions or inactions that are so indicative of their lifestyle choice. For example, why do drug addicts and alcoholics always wait so long to get help for their substance abuse problems?