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SMART Recovery in Petoskey

August 4, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - January 4, 2023 @ 8:30 pm EDT

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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Sunday, repeating indefinitely

SMART Recovery in Petoskey will be meeting every Sunday from 7-8:30pm, (except for the 2nd Sunday of the month – we’ll be at Recovery NOTES at the Carnegie Building) The meeting is held at the Chapel of our Guardian Angels. Address: 812 Petoskey St. Petoskey MI, 49770

About SMART Recovery

SMART Recovery is an abstinence-oriented, not-for-profit organization for individuals with addictive problems. Our self-empowering, free mutual support meetings focus on ideas and techniques to help you change your life from one that is self-destructive and unhappy to one that is constructive and satisfying. SMART Recovery does not use labels like “addict” or “alcoholic.” We teach scientifically validated methods designed to empower you to change and to develop a more positive lifestyle. After you have become familiar with SMART and are free of any addictive behavior, we encourage you to become a volunteer, so that we can keep expanding the number of meetings we offer.
Addictive behaviors can serve a purpose — to cope with life’s problems and emotional upsets. There can be drawbacks, however: while addictive behaviors may be effective coping methods in the short term, but they may cause harmful problems in the long term.
In SMART we focus on learning coping skills that work well short- and long-term. We base our ideas on what addiction science has shown to be effective. We have adapted these ideas into SMART’s tools for change. We are not much concerned with the past, except to learn from it. We focus on present-day events and the causes of self-destructive behaviors. We concentrate on what to do about them to achieve a positive lifestyle change, especially in the areas of our lives that are related to harmful addictive behavior.

Details

Start:
August 4 @ 7:00 pm
End:
January 4, 2023 @ 8:30 pm

Organizer

Ryan
Phone:
517-391-6448

Venue

The Chapel of our Guardian Angel
812 Petoskey
Petoskey, MI 49770 United States
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