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Amom

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09.10.2014

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30-09-2016 My son has been gamble free since January and continues to work a real recovery... not just abstinen…
28-09-2016 You've set up a perfect scenario where you just stay in limbo/purgatory for the rest of your life as…
25-09-2016 Can I gently suggest that you are becoming addicted to fixing him and he clearly doesn't think there…
24-09-2016 I think you always get the balance right Loxie when posting and you lead by example. Have a lovely w…
23-09-2016 Cuz it ain't pretty! …
23-09-2016 Hi tri. Addiction is truly a b***h for all involved. I am glad you are able to lean in instead of ru…
23-09-2016 Hope you don't mind me putting my two cents in. I think it's as Gary said... it's just  watch and w…
23-09-2016 A hard earned well deserved milestone... 365 days one day at a time! Cathyx …
22-09-2016 It could be that partners/parents of some CGs have been at the 104 day mark many times while support…
22-09-2016 For what it's worth tri your recovery "diet" is the one that leads to a better and richer life... tr…
18-09-2016 Hi Life Begins... I see where you are coming from. My son attempted quasi barriers (with me having n…
18-09-2016 That brought a tear to my eye. I know it didn't work out with your ex but this journey seems to have…
16-09-2016 When I joined Gam Anon I thought... now I will be doing everything "right". The perfect mama of a ga…
14-09-2016 Addiction really is brutal and soooo many things have no answer (at least one that we like) but bein…
09-09-2016 I don't think DF's point was missed at all. Her comments were personal and made to shame and insult.…
09-09-2016 Well said. …
09-09-2016 I thought it would be something very different so left to give somebody else a space. …
09-09-2016 Yikes Alan... things really took an odd turn. I think you were just a casualty of something else. Yo…
07-09-2016 What a perfect explanation Dan... I hope you don't mind if I borrow it for my GamAnon group as this …
07-09-2016 A great acheivement by a gentleman who gives so much support... congratulations. Cathyx …
07-09-2016 Good for you for staying the course when you have plenty of reasons to veer off :) Cathyx …
06-09-2016 So happy that you have found some peace and happiness! You must be thrilled at the re-emergence of y…
04-09-2016 Deano ... Reach out not in. Isolating and constant introspection can drive you insane. There are so …
04-09-2016 Your commitment to recovery ... Both yours and others is invaluable on this forum. Have a great gamb…
03-09-2016 I'm sorry Joan :( …
03-09-2016 Hi Paul  im from the other side and just saw your thread... What is your reasoning for not trying G…
09-08-2016 The bad news is you can't change your husband until he is ready (cliche but true). The good news is …
08-08-2016 Admin... on my side of the forum and in my Gamanon room this would be considered enabling. …
08-08-2016 Hi jhoser Agree with Half Life- first and foremost protect yourself financially and emotionally. Thi…
08-08-2016 Hi Caroline74 I am the mom of a compulsive gambler so our situations are a bit different yet the cha…
31-07-2016 Try and re-define "love" in your mind. Sometimes the most loving thing we can do for an addict isn't…
30-07-2016 Morning ODAAT   Thanks for dropping by and  being my first official post!! I have to say I cringe …
30-07-2016 I think that you in my experience you are being naive. It just becomes white noise... something to d…
29-07-2016 Rach87 councelling is not going to fix this problem but I am sure it will at least help you to deal …
28-07-2016 Unfortunately he would know from his time in GA that this is something he will have to manage for th…
28-07-2016 Hi  I'm the mom of a compulsive gambler. While there are a lot of differences in our situations the…
24-07-2016 I agree ... It's not your problem. Sharing it with your mom is not going to change your dad's behavi…
23-07-2016 I echo Life Begins... call the Helpline and discuss and get some guidance as to  your concerns and …
21-07-2016  Congratulations Martin! Not always easy but ALWAYS worthwhile. PS I got a tear in my eye for your …
20-07-2016 Vent away Hopeful42! Your heart and head are going to be all over the place as you are in shock. He …
17-07-2016 Ditto HL words....Thinking of you and wishing you a great gamble free day:) Cathyx …
14-07-2016   Who would have thought that such a little organ (or brain/mind) could cause us so much grief!! Ho…
12-07-2016   What an awesome post!! I'm so glad you could enjoy the present without worrying about the past or…
08-07-2016 Perhaps if you gave Gamcare a call re some counselling. This is too big for you to carry alone . You…
03-07-2016 Keep doing the next right thing Stephen.   …
01-07-2016 Morning LB... I just saw this quote the other day   In three words I can sum up everything I've lea…
01-07-2016 You may feel like you have a long way to go but you have such an acute self-awareness I know your jo…
27-06-2016 Hi LB I absolutely think you would support an addict that you love. Sometimes when a CG is in active…
21-06-2016 Rob I am from the other side of the forum. You are not a coward. I have no idea how you feel but I i…
19-06-2016 Hi imuzbebad... This is honestly not intended to be harsh but I know you said that GA wasn't for you…

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28-07-2016 It's a journey not a destination