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Scared To Ask For Help

Unread postPosted: Wed Mar 01, 2017 4:35 am
by Guest
Hi everyone, my name is Kera. I am 21, I have a 2 almost 3 year old daughter. My drug addiction started in November 2014. My daughter hasnt gotten to know who I am because of it. I was always scared to ask for help because of what happened. I would have hit 2 years clean on March 9th, 2017, unfortunately i messed that up for myself on December 16th, 2016. I went thru 17 months of rehab, I had just come home on September 1st, 1016 and just a few shorts months later I picked back up. I have been sober ever since that day, but I find it harder to want to stay sober. I am starting to go to meetings in hopes that it will help me to stay sober. I will attend meetings as much as I possibly can, I just hope this works for me. I really want live a clean and sober life, not only that I want to be comfortable with my life as a recovering addict and not be ashamed anymore.

Re: Scared To Ask For Help

Unread postPosted: Fri Mar 31, 2017 7:00 pm
by Barbra
Asking for help is called surrender. That means you don't have the answers anymore. It can be scary to give up the illusion of control.

Re: Scared To Ask For Help

Unread postPosted: Sat Sep 09, 2017 8:16 pm
by Aquariusme
I'm new here and I'm also scared to ask for help..... I hate being told No..... sometimes you just gotta ask anyways knowing that you can't do everything alone.