When we are looking at everything we…. My significant other and I lead double-lives. Dating someone in addiction recovery may seem concerning at first but often connecting with someone who has done the work that is necessary to free themselves from active addiction can be highly rewarding. It is said that communication is the most important feature of a healthy relationship. Hold on, I cannot cover up some discrepancies… a person in recovery is one hell of a strong person; however, each person has to fight their own battles in their head. Alcohol does not define me.
There is no cheating, no multiple personalities, no lies, or deceit.
Thoughts on Living With and Loving a Recovering Addict
As a person who never had a physical, spiritual, emotional, and psychological dependency on a substance, I do not comprehend everything he has gone through, but what I do know is that I am so thankful for the treatment he received, and for all of the people who have helped him find himself along his journey. Knowing what those practices are and understanding them can make dating a recovering addict a far richer, healthier, and fulfilling experience. If you are considering dating someone then having these interests in common is a positive indicator that you may be compatible. Remember me Your privacy is important to us and we will never rent or sell your information. What a commitment and a blessing.