Have you ever listened to someone say that they have been sober from pornography for 2 years and thought they were lying? Chances are, they are in the maintenance stage of recovery. Getting there is absolutely possible!
If you thought that you will always be a porn addict and there is no way out, wait till you get to the action phase of recovery. It's a frustrating phase but it is also the phase when you start seeing positive results. Not only will you notice a change in yourself, others will start noticing it too.
In this episode, we discuss the third stage of recovery - the preparation phase. By this phase, the addict is determine to change and starts to try different resources that will eventually lead to long lasting recovery.
In this episode, we discuss the second phase in the cycle of change - the contemplation phase. Addicts in this phase are aware of their problem but has no commitment to make changes. Its amazing how often we find ourselves here!