Prescription sleep agents, such as Ambien, have been known to cause some pretty peculiar behavior without the individual remembering any of the events once they are fully awake. Sleepwalking, driving in the middle of the night and even raiding the refrigerator are just a few of the behaviors ... Views: 13
The single biggest impediment to any individual's ability to achieve success in any area of their life is the presence of emotional blocks that prevent them from actualizing their dreams.
Emotional blocks can take many forms. Some of them are:
1. The Fear of Change.
2. The Fear of ... Views: 7
For the millions of individuals struggling with alcohol and drug addiction, making the decision to go to detox is both difficult and scary. Whether it is your first time entering detox or a second chance at getting clean and sober, understanding the process can help to ease your mind throughout ... Views: 22
Many work hard at achieving success. Unfortunately most of that work is externally oriented. What do I mean by that?
Well I mean that individuals do the following:
1. Learn new skills.
3. Learn to read their environment.
4. Learn to second guess their ... Views: 20
Intentions are those conscious freewill choices you make which help you manifest your life's reality. Too often however these intentions are not only weakened they are also "unconsciously" driven by programming that is rooted in early negative experiences that most people have no way of ... Views: 11
As you move through your life do you ever find yourself repeating or recreating situations that are less than desirable? For instance do you find yourself caught in certain self sabotaging or self destructive habits that have taken control over your mind and life? Do you feel sufficiently ... Views: 30
Do you know that most people, whether they choose to admit it to themselves or not, feel a sense of inadequacy and incompleteness within? How do I know this? Well if you look around and witness the extent to which many attempt to prop themselves up with wealth, sexy looks, flashy clothes, fancy ... Views: 28
Do you know many individuals who exhibit self sabotaging behaviors don't realize that their minds/bodies have been hijacked by subconsciously held hypnotic-like programs that become automatically triggered by daily events? Do you know that once such programs are activated there is little one can ... Views: 17
Did you know that alcohol advertising during televised sporting events occur at a rate of two ads per minute? Billions of dollars, in the U.S. are dumped each year into alcohol ads, much like in the U.K. where £800 million is spent on them as opposed to the mere £200 million spent on traditional ... Views: 30
If negative emotions like self doubt, the fear of failure, worry, low self confidence, low self worth, low self esteem etc. are impinging on your ability to be successful then I want you to know that there is a remedy that will literally change your life.
Let me start by saying something ... Views: 35
You've heard I'm sure the adage that success is 90% perspiration and 10% inspiration. On that note it's obvious that the root cause of any failure is not the result of external factors as some would choose to believe but due to unconscious internal emotional factors. Unfortunately too many ... Views: 28
Believe it or not, there are simple methods that have been shown to rewire the brain out of destructive habit loops or addictions. But many do not know these methods exist.
The current model of addiction treatment uses repeated episodes of detox in expensive facilities for brief ... Views: 51
Do you feel inhibited or afraid to be your true inner Self in all areas of your life? Do you feel like you betray your Self, your inner truth and integrity on a regular basis? Does this make you feel inadequate, ashamed, and bad about and towards your Self? Would you like to develop the courage ... Views: 41
If you were truly honest with yourself behind all of those things you do to distract yourself i.e. sex, work, drugs, recreational pursuits, relationships, and so on there is lurking a deep sense of emptiness within that many would characterize as part of the human condition. In fact it is this ... Views: 45
Do you know that self loathing can take many destructive forms such as self sabotage in relationships, career, health, addictive behaviors, self neglect, procrastination, and much more?
Do you know that "all" self loathing rests on a foundation of negative memories stored deep in the ... Views: 118
How do you know if you have a sexual addiction? What are its root causes? How can you get free of it and reclaim your life? In this article I propose an entirely new perspective and a new life coaching approach to address this important and prevalent issue.
Sexual addiction is characterized ... Views: 37
It has been said that one of the major hurdles to ending addiction is the recognition that one is an addict. Although denial if a problem is, in itself a problem, personally it has been my experience coaching individuals for over 20 years that identifying one's self as an addict "is" part of the ... Views: 35
Co-dependency in relationships with substance abuse are not healthy relationships, rather they are relationships that are filled with emotional stress and drama stemming from alcohol and/or drug abuse. In almost every case, co-dependent relationships involve a manipulator and an enabler.
Both ... Views: 38
If you find yourself repeating subconsciously driven behaviors that sabotage your success then it is likely that you were programmed for failure early in your life by events that you never asked for. These negative behaviors or habits often work automatically and much faster than your conscious ... Views: 50
Do you know that self sabotaging behaviors are driven by old emotional baggage stored in the subconscious mind that has hypnotized you into believing that you are bad, unworthy, undeserving, inadequate, guilty, responsible for the suffering of others, unacceptable, undesirable, defective, ... Views: 40
Do you find yourself repeating the same unconscious negative self sabotaging patterns over and over again? Are you fed up with not having full and absolute control over your self and your life? Are you feeling frustrated enough to try something entirely new that will challenge your fundamental ... Views: 44
Self sabotaging behaviors are antagonistic to you but surprisingly do not actually originate from you. If I have your attention then you may want to learn how this simple insight can help free you from going down a path of self destruction.
To use a metaphor, would you ever say that just ... Views: 56
The best time to introduce strategies for drug and alcohol prevention is during the teenage and high school years. During adolescence, most teens begin to look for acceptance and peer pressure plays an important role in their life as they explore ways for validation and to help them through the ... Views: 41
Active duty military service can be extremely stressful. Families may be separated for long periods of time; members are sent into active war zones at times and are deployed for many months at a time which may increase anxiety. With that in mind is it not unusual for them to turn to alcohol and ... Views: 45
Do you know that most people start to lose the experience of their Authentic Self shortly after they are born? Do you know the Authentic Self slowly goes underground as it is replaced by a "false" self that attempts to survive and adapt to an often inhospitable social environment where true self ... Views: 47
Overcoming an alcohol addiction can be painful. It may seem that no one understands and that you are alone in your struggle. However, when you are ready to make a commitment to stop drinking and to get sober and healthy; there is support available to help you recover from your alcohol ... Views: 48
Did you know that many individuals who struggle with a weight problem are driven to over eat by unconsciously based emotional issues that are never addressed by standard dietary/exercise/drug approaches to dealing with obesity? Did you also know that these emotional issues, unless addressed head ... Views: 51
Obesity has become one of the of the more challenging of health conditions around the world. Although there are many approaches to dealing with it few, in my view, ever address its unconscious driving forces; poor self image and low self esteem. These two emotional factors initiate and ... Views: 50
Do you know that one of the main reasons many people are fat is because the have lost control of their body to a vulnerable, anxious inner child who needs to pacify its emotional pain in the only way it knows how, with food? Do you know this internal "hijacking" is so prevalent in today's ... Views: 66
Unfortunately, alcohol and drug abuse does not discriminate. Whether you are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, heterosexual, a religious individual or otherwise, substance abuse and addiction affects everyone.
Drug and Alcohol Abuse in the LGBT Community
The Substance Abuse and Mental ... Views: 49
There is no disputing that Heroin addiction is on the rise. Open a newspaper or turn on the television and you will likely learn of another life that has been impacted by this dangerous drug. In fact, statistics reveal that there are more than a half million lives damaged by Heroin each year ... Views: 47
Addiction: the quality or state of being addicted; a compulsive need for use of a habit-forming substance or activity known to be harmful to the individual.
Is it just me or has our so-called developed society become riddled with every addiction imaginable? With all the opportunities life has ... Views: 66
The title is a bit of a misnomer because this is not about simply "overcoming" self sabotage it's about completely eliminating it from your life. Did you know that this is absolutely possible? What's more it's effortless. To learn more read on.
Self sabotaging behaviors often erupt outside of ... Views: 66
Do you know that low self esteem and self sabotage are two sides of the same coin? Do you know that both are rooted in subconsciously stored beliefs generated by negative memories of your past that undermine your self worth, and make you feel like an undeserving individual who needs to suffer in ... Views: 51
Do you know that you were not born feeling inadequate? Do you know that somewhere along the line you accepted this label in order to survive, please those around you, to have a purpose in life, to feel loved, to feel wanted, and to be accepted by others and so on? Do you know that you no longer ... Views: 61
Do you know it's possible to permanently recover 80 to 90% of your lost self esteem in 1 hour? Do you know self esteem is drained from your being by negative emotional baggage that you carry within your subconscious mind in the form of negative limiting beliefs based on negative memories from ... Views: 64
Emotional baggage is the term given to a repertoire of unconsciously stored primitive and dysfunctional tapes that take control of your mind and life and run them into the ground. If you'd like to learn how you can permanently delete these tapes and take complete control over your self then this ... Views: 85
The fear of withdrawal keeps many individuals from getting the help they need to quit their alcohol or drug addiction. Perhaps they have heard someone talk about their painful and frightening withdrawal symptoms and now they are afraid that they will experience the same.
However, it is ... Views: 64
All you have to do is read through what is presented here and as you do simply notice how what you feel inside begins to change and evolve.
Cravings supposedly motivate one to reach out for whatever is craved in order to fill the inner state of emptiness one feels, to alleviate ... Views: 100
Do you know that most individuals yearn for an experience of the Authentic Self they lost somewhere in childhood? Do you know that "self" has largely been exiled from it's natural home, i.e. its mind/body, by a steady stream of negative conditioning that has negated it and subsequently hijacked ... Views: 68
According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), there are more than 4 million people who habitually abuse or are addicted to Methamphetamine in the U.S. and almost 12 million individuals that have tried the drug at least once.
However, SAMHSA also reported ... Views: 70
Do you know the only reason most individuals suffer from low self esteem is because they carry within them old emotional baggage in the form of negative memories stored in the subconscious mind that reminds them regularly of how inadequate, stupid, unlovable, unwanted, bad, unworthy, ... Views: 83
Do you know that those negative voices in your head are foreign intruders that are attempting to hijack your freewill mind and your life away from you?
Do you know they attempt to distract and throw you off balance by trying to convince you you're inadequate, stupid, a loser and failure, ... Views: 125
When Oxycodone was created in 1995, the manufacturers thought that they were taking steps to prevent addiction to their product by making the drug time released so that the individual could not get the full amount of the drug all at once.
Tragically, drug addicts found a way around the ... Views: 92
Sobriety is an interesting thing, especially as most people initially attempt to find recovery at a 12-step meeting. The focus of this article is to discuss a different way of staying sober that is outside the confines of AA or NA, or a traditional approach to recovery.
I used alcohol and ... Views: 214
First of all lets understand what is positive thinking. Positive thinking only means approaching life with a positive outlook. That being said it does not mean you have to ignore potentially harmful situation that can impact your life adversely. The individuals with positive thinking do not ... Views: 186
Painkiller addiction affects three-fourths of the population of the U.S. and one in ten high school students, according to statistics published by Drug Free World. It is also reported that recreational use of prescription painkillers is up twelve percent from last year and among the reason for ... Views: 104
Columbia University recently reported that women were more likely to develop dependency than men and also the reasons that women give for their use are different from the reasons that men use. The study further reported that women are more likely to feel guilt and shame associated with their ... Views: 100
The stimulant Adderall, is a drug that was intended to help people, mostly children and adolescents with ADHD and ADD, but has become a commonly abused street drug. Sadly, studies reveal that both Adderall and Ritalin abuse have become equally popular as a diet drug for stay at home moms. ... Views: 113
Entering a substance abuse treatment program is the best way to overcome your drug or alcohol addiction. There are a variety of programs available and understanding the differences is the key in finding the program that is best suited for you.
Do You Need Detox?
The first step is ... Views: 107