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Phoenix67

Member since:
31.03.2016

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20-03-2018 Thank you Cynical Wife I will read Dance of the Anger, thanks. You are correct he's literally gone f…
17-03-2018 Thank you Joe I have spoken to her several times, educated her on how to protect herself etc etc and…
17-02-2018 Thank you Merry go round. What you say makes complete sense,  this is all quite new for her and hes…
17-09-2017 Hi apple. I too am the mum of compulsive gambler. My son has not attempted suicide but threatened it…
14-09-2017 Hi Thank you. Cathy so sorry to hear of the rough patch youve been through, I know how difficult it …
13-09-2017 Hi Thank you for the replies, much appreciated. My son has been gambling for a good few years now an…
04-04-2017 Hi Letdown.  Due to health reasons I couldn't commit to face to face support on a regular basis and…
03-04-2017 Hi I should add that support for you is vital, theres Gamcare who can arrange counselling for you, G…
03-04-2017 Hi Mumof3 Im the mum of a compulsive gambler, my son is almost 22. We dont have any contact with our…
24-03-2017 Hi Bettyboo. I'm the mum of a compulsive gambler my son is nearly 22. I understand all too well how …
04-03-2017 Hi Orchid Im the mum of a compulsive gambler, my son is nearly 22 and has been gambling for at least…
01-03-2017 Hi. I'm the mum of a compulsive gambler my son is almost 22. I understand how much you want to help …
18-02-2017 Hi Cynical Wife. I have ok days and some are just awful but I guess that's to be expected. I can be …
17-02-2017 Hi Katy. I'm the mum of a compulsive gambler my son is nearly 22. Ive long wondered why my son gambl…
10-02-2017 Hi. I'm the mum of a compulsive gambler. My son was with his girlfriend for 7 years so I've seen thi…
08-02-2017 Thank you Odatt  x …
08-02-2017 Thank you Damo. The only positive I have with is for the first time I don't doubt myself, I know we …
08-02-2017 Hi Bongo. I'm the mum of a son who is a compulsive gambler who isn't much older than your son, so I …
08-02-2017 Thank you. Loxxie I know we've done everything possible to help him and don't feel the slightest bit…
02-12-2016 Hi Thank you Bee Jay Im beginning to realise that things wont ever be the same again, which does mak…
14-11-2016 Hi Thank you Amom :) For years Ive just thought he needs to stop gambling and some how everything wo…
11-11-2016 Hi Amom Thanks for asking :) Its finally started to calm down and there hasnt been any more dramas s…
21-10-2016 Hi Thank you Cynical Wife To be very honest Im really struggling, feel overwhelmed by it all. Im so …
19-10-2016 Hi Amom you're absolutely right, my husband wont be taking him anywhere, waste of time and effort. I…
18-10-2016 Hi Damo He tried counselling briefly last year and is refusing to go back,  he doesnt want to stop…
18-10-2016 Hi Back again, sorry Our nearest GA is a long drive away, through rush hour traffic and will end up …
18-10-2016 Hi Thank you :) I cant bare to look at him, feel physically sick even thinking about him. He started…
15-10-2016 Hi Lily Im the mum of a compulsive gambler, my son is 21 and has been gambling since before he lef…
11-10-2016 Hi Amom, thank you very much for  your unending support :), it helps more than you know. Im doing m…
07-10-2016 Thank you Cynical Wife Ive reread all the info you sent me and have left the orange leaflet in his r…
07-10-2016 Hi Im not really sure why Im posting again, but its 3am and I cant sleep and the loneliness tonight …
05-10-2016 Hi Thank you Samson. My son has said  a few times he wants to stop but seems to think will power al…
04-10-2016 Hi Samson Im very pleased to hear you're in recovery, its great reminder for me that recovery is pos…
03-10-2016 Hi Amom Thank you for asking :) Im afraid we're not much further forward my son has slipped further …
06-09-2016 Hi Damo Thank you for your support. After my son left at the beginning of the year both my husband a…
23-07-2016 Hi CM Sorry forgot to mention something :) Compulsive gambling thrives on secrecy,  the fewer the …
23-07-2016 Hi CM Im going to be very honest with you, you're not going to get any money back from your dad, he'…
20-07-2016 Hi Damo You know better than anyone recovery from addiction is a long process and isnt always a stra…
20-07-2016 Hi Damo Sorry just seen your post, I was wondering how you were doing ? It was your reply to my pos…
20-07-2016 Hi Thank you Twinkletoes. He is immature we've said it for a long time, he continually runs away fro…
20-07-2016 Hi You've heard it already but Im going to say it again, this is absolutely not your fault, nothing …
18-07-2016 Hi Im the mum of a compulsive gambler, my son has just turned 21. The pay day loans will keep coming…
15-07-2016 Hi Thank you Sad, its exactly how we are doing things, it has to be baby steps it cant be hurried. X…
11-07-2016 Hi Loxxie, it was the best hug Ive ever had :) gamparent, he looked like a scared little boy and he…
01-07-2016 Hi sandj Im the mum of a compulsive gambler, my son turns 21 next week. My son behaved as badly as y…
29-06-2016 Hi Ria Im the mum of a compulsive gambler, my son turns 21 next week. You ask how can I trust my son…
25-06-2016 Hi Sad and Lonely Im so pleased to hear you've been to counselling, it had exactly the same effect o…
24-06-2016 Hi Beatrice When I first came to this forum I felt scared, lonely and didn't have a clue what to do.…
19-06-2016 Hi Mum of 4 Im the mum of a compulsive gambler. My situation is practically the same as yours, my so…
17-06-2016 Hi CM I know you're feeling like its all too much, your head is spinning with so many things you don…

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Date Threads
17-02-2018 Its starting all over again
11-09-2017 Stalemate
07-02-2017 A life with out chaos
18-10-2016 Feel numb
05-09-2016 A catch up
20-07-2016 Wishfull thinking
11-07-2016 I thought Id never see him again
15-06-2016 I didn't think I could do it
03-06-2016 For Jewel2016
01-06-2016 Advice please
23-04-2016 Ridiculous
21-04-2016 For honeyB
31-03-2016 New name new start