Some of your relationships have encouraged you to use drugs and alcohol and supported you to remain stuck in an addiction lifestyle. In this chapter you will find information that helps you to look at what you can do to change the way you relate to family, friends, and acquaintances. Building positive and safe relationships will support you in your relapse prevention plan and in achieving your life goals.
Before reading further, take a few minutes and think of which of your family and friends have been supportive of you and your decision tostop using drugs and alcohol. Then, answer the following questions:
Use these answers to remind you that you are a person worthy of quality relationships and able to attract others.