ADDICTION-RECOVERY

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Ask a Latter-day Saint therapist: I can’t stop looking at pornography

by Jonathan Decker, LMFT, Contributor | August 7, 2020

Editor's Note: The views, information, or opinions expressed in this column are solely those of the author....

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How the Atonement Sustained One Woman Through Her Brother's Addiction, Overdose

by Chakell Wardleigh | Makes You Think

The night my brother overdosed on heroin is one I’ll never forget. I can still recall every detail: the thu...

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Church Creates Brutally Honest Video About Gangs, Drug Addiction, and Hope

by LDS Living Staff | From the Church Videos

"I didn't think it was possible to ever get clean. But I remembered in the scriptures the Lord had descende...

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After Rehab, Son’s Death, How One LDS Mom Learned Why It’s Okay to Not Be Okay

by Katie Lambert | Makes You Think Mormon Life

Stefani Seeley still remembers vividly the day her boys asked her a question about life after death that sh...

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How Pain Pills Took a Mormon Mom to the Depths of Opioid Addiction and Back Again

by Deseret News | Mormon Life

“I don't think that cop will ever know what he did for me,” Whitney says. “He saved my life that night.” In...

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An Open Letter to Bishops from a Wife of a Pornography Addict: 7 Things I Wish You Knew

by Leading LDS | Makes You Think Mormon Life

For a powerful podcast on this topic, click the link below. Dear Bishop, Thank you for your service as a bi...

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Why I Felt Peace When My Husband Told Me He Had Been Struggling with Pornography for 6 Years

by Wendy Santiano | Makes You Think Mormon Life

*Note: There are many ways and programs to heal from addiction; this is just what worked for us, and w...

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A New Way of Looking at Addiction

by Mountain Peak Recovery (Sponsored) | Mormon Life

The word “addict” or “addiction” conjures up images for almost everyone. A person would have to search far ...

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How a Girl at a Lemonade Stand Answered an Addict's Prayer in the Most Unexpected of Ways

by Katharine Lyon | Makes You Think Mormon Life

By age 22, Todd Sylvester felt like he hit rock bottom. In the grasp of an eight-year drug addiction, he lo...

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LDS Singer & Rapper Create Brutally Real Music Video About Addiction to Help Others Fight It

by Danielle B. Wagner | Videos Mormon Life

From eating disorders to substance abuse to pornography, addictions are something nearly every Latter-...