Some Helpful Numbers
Some Reminders
July 21, 2006
AA - Alcoholics Anonymous Dosing hours Monday through
214-887-6699 Friday are 5:30 am to 11:30 am
NA - Narcotics Anonymous
972-699-9306 Counseling is available 5:30 am to 12:30 pm
OA - Overeaters Anonymous
Recovery is a Journey
512-327-2802 Clinic hours on Saturday are
Problem Gamblers Help-Line 6:00 am to 9:00 am    "Grief can take care of itself, but to
800-742-0443      get the full value of joy, we must have
SA - Sex/Love Addicts Annon. Closed on Sunday    somebody to divide it with." Mark Twain
DA - Debtors Anonymous Please remember to bring your    Well, here's some more of what I
713-797-8441 lock boxes.    like about recovery:
Shoplifters Anonymous COME TO GROUP    1.  I get to enjoy the gift of fellowship
713-840-1833 WE ARE MEETING EVERY    with others who are on the journey.
Recovery Related Stuff SATURDAY FROM    I get to enjoy being in association 8:30 AM TO 9:15 AM    with others who are living in depen-
Hepatitis Information
Recovery is a Journey cont.
   dence on our higher power and    3.   It feels good to say "thank    interdependence on each other.
   you."  When I hear my self ex-    This fellowship fills the hole that
The Association of Persons
   pressing gratitude it reinforces    addiction was supposed to fill.
Affected by Addiction
   that I have been blessed.     Fellowship enriches and enhances
   Being grateful and conceited    the quality of my life.  I reach out to
The Twelfth Step Ministry
   at the same time is almost    others and others simultaneously
   impossible.  Thankfulness is    reach out to return the love.  Lone-
Lots of support groups of
   actually being full of gratitude    liness, isolation, and boredom no
various interests.
   for what I have received.  Grat-    longer rule my life.  I have a different
Visit their web site.
   itude breeds more gratitude.    life style that enables me to let go &    The more I expess my grati-    let God in.
   tude, the more aware I am    2.  I get to be available to really help
   of the numerous ways I have    folks.  Service to others transforms
   been blessed, again, and    me from self-centeredness, self-
   again.  I become more humble    pity, and resentments.  I get to be a
   and more able, all at the same    part of the solution instead of a con-
The procedure is called
   time.                    By Rick B.    tributer to the problem. I get to nur-
auricular acupuncture.
   ture others and get fed in return by
It is helpful for a variety of issues
Some times it takes believing to See
   those who care.  The reaching out
that affect those with
   can be risky.  And it is the reaching
   out that draws me into truly healthy
Please see your counselor.
   intimate relationships.
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Dr. Candace McDaniel
8021 East R.L. Thornton Fwy, Suite A
Dallas, Texas 75228

Call (214) 328-4848 or  for more information