The first few months of recovery are often described as an emotional rollercoaster because there is so much going on.
The last thing that an individual will want to do will be to add the stress of a new relationship to the mix.
Much advice is doled out in the rooms of 12-step meetings about relationships in early recovery.
“Don’t date in the first year of sobriety,” is one of the most common rules of thumb that many 12 steppers advocate.
After an adolescence spent in countless rehabs and psych wards, Nic Sheff came to believe that everyone suffered from suicidal impulses, oozing abscesses and maddening drug cravings.
Anyone who uses meth runs a high risk of becoming dependent on it.
As someone who is sober himself, 21-year-old Founder and CEO Antoine Nauleau has recently developed and launched an app targeting anyone living a sober life called “Sober“.
Today, we talk with him about healthy dating, and what it looks like.
A white, odorless, bitter-tasting crystalline powder, meth is taken orally, smoked, snorted or dissolved in liquid (water or alcohol) and injected.
Regardless of the method used, meth use is associated with an immediate intense euphoria, cravings, risky behavior, brain dysfunction and deficits in regulating self-control.