Dating a recovered heroin addict
Regardless of how I focused on my own program of recovery, I felt there was a huge void with warding off new romantic relationships for an entire year.
I fully understood why this rule was so heavily enforced.
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And if you do decide to date someone with a history of drug or alcohol use, there are a number of signs you must watch out for in order to make sure your new partner is living up to his or her promises of sobriety.
Recovering substance abusers often possess excellent attributes that are forged by the intensity of their personal experiences.
This person is a missionary with an organization that sent him overseas to serve in the area of recovery from abuse & addictions; the same program he went through in his home country.
Therefore, I know that he has shown leadership qualities and is trusted by other Christians who know him well.