Rumain Brisbon is the latest victim of a police shooting to spark protest and outrage.
Neglect. Abuse. Divorce. Addiction. These are just a few of the life experiences that can leave children emotionally bruised or worse, causing some to develop dysfunctional outlooks and behaviors that condemn them to perpetual self-victimization as adults. “We not only perpetuate, but also protect the obstacles that stand in the way of our healing and […]
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Integrity is what we do, what we say, and what we say we do.- Don GalerThe first step toward change is acceptance. Once you accept yourself, you open the door to change. That's all you have to do. Change is not something you do, it's something you allow.- Will GarciaThings don't turn up in this world until somebody turns them up.- James A. Show More Summary
In prison, drugs and hooch were widely available, but it was all kept out of sight. In the real world, it is much different. I face temptations every day.
A grim but hopeful report on drug treatment in Phnom Penh, and how the Khana Harm Reduction organization is spearheading change.