Friday, July 12, 2013
Addiction and the Three Principles
People in my treatment groups almost always say “I wish everyone knew this.”
Once someone starts to realize the true nature of the Three Principles, Mind, Consciousness and Thought it becomes more and more obvious that the problem, whatever problem, addicCon, mental health, stress, or just an actual problem in life all come from innocently misusing thought. This is radically different from the rest of the field.
The Three Principles of Mind, Consciousness and Thought reveal to us that, just like any other human being on earth, a substance abuser has simply become addicted to thoughts; a pattern of thinking that pops up when they don’t feel the way they want to feel. The problem is not a disease but rather dis-‐ ease. The only thing that makes a person in a chemical health treatment center...