Pursuit of Happiness in Recovery

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Addiction dictionary definition

happiness

ˈhapɪnəs/
noun
the state of being happy.”she struggled to find happiness in her life”
synonyms:contentment, pleasure, contentedness, satisfaction, cheerfulness, cheeriness, merriment, merriness, gaiety, joy, joyfulness, joyousness, joviality, jollity, jolliness, glee, blitheness, carefreeness, gladness, delight, good spirits, high spirits, light-heartedness, good cheer, well-being, enjoyment, felicity;

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“Poor Me’s” in Recovery

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“Poor Me’s” in Recovery

Poor Me’s ; Manipulators often play the victim role (“poor me”) by portraying themselves as victims of circumstances or someone else’s behavior in order to gain pity or sympathy or to evoke compassion and thereby get something from someone.
Victim playing – Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Victim_playing

Hi it’s Dermot again. If you read my last blog, you will know that this is a follow up to that blog and part of a “Recovery from Addiction Series“, If not read on:

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