Navigation Links
Narconon Arrowhead Welcomes International Drug Prevention Specialist Who Brings Message of Hope to Clients
Date:3/26/2013

(PRWEB) March 26, 2013

For thirty years, Bobby Wiggins has been delivering Narconon drug prevention lectures across the US and in countries like Australia, India, South Africa and the UK. In March 2013, he was invited to bring his experience and expertise to Narconon Arrowhead, a major drug rehabilitation center near McAlester, Oklahoma. In a presentation to Narconon Arrowhead staff and clients, he shed light on the many ways that the Narconon program enabled addicts to find lasting recovery for nearly fifty years.

In an evening meeting with the staff and clients – referred to as "students" as they are studying the skills to build a new, drug-free life – Mr. Wiggins instructed the students on a unique tool used to understand the different emotional levels people pass through. An addicted person passes through many emotions as he destroys his life with drugs – all in a downward direction. As a person recovers, he climbs back out of low, destructive emotional levels and into higher ones. An effective drug rehab program stabilizes this upward progression. Through this explanation, Mr. Wiggins oriented the students to the process they had already started when they arrived at Narconon Arrowhead.

He then briefed the students on his own history of recovery and how he turned his new sobriety into a platform to help others learn to stay sober. Mr. Wiggins has been instrumental in the development of the current Narconon drug prevention curriculum and has delivered drug prevention lectures to more than 900,000 individuals.

"Current drug abuse practices are actually far more dangerous today than when I needed recovery," he stated. "Most of these people were abusing at least four different drugs before they came to this rehab program. Fortunately for them, the Narconon drug rehab program is up to the task of helping even people with complex drug abuse patterns recover." Mr. Wiggins was referring to an informal, show-of-hands survey of the audience on how many drugs they were using on their arrival. About three-quarters of the audience responded that they were using four different drugs and a little less than half were abusing five. This dangerous practice greatly increases a person's chance of overdose death.

Mr. Wiggins wrapped up his presentation by clarifying for the students how the progression of counseling and life skills classes at Narconon Arrowhead will gradiently help them develop the sober-living abilities they need for lasting recovery.

"I went through this rehab program thirty-five years ago, and have dedicated my life to helping others avoid the same drug problems I had," concluded Mr. Wiggins. "I'm very happy to have been able to help these students envision their productive, sober futures more clearly. My hat is off to them for their determination to overcome their addictions."

For more information on the Narconon drug prevention curriculum or the Narconon drug rehab program, contact Narconon International at 1-800-775-8750.

Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/narconon-arrowhead-/brings-hope-to-clients/prweb10569565.htm.


'/>"/>
Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Narconon Offers New Tool to Help Families Find Faster Solutions to Addiction
2. Narconon Arrowhead Celebrates Twenty Years of Service to More than Ten Thousand Recovering Addicts
3. Mary Rieser of Narconon Georgia Speaks Out For United Nations International Day Against Drug Abuse
4. Narconon Louisiana Supports United Nations International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking
5. Frisco Institute for Reproductive Medicine Welcomes China Research Team
6. Orthopaedic & Spine Institute Welcomes Hongbo Liu, M.D.
7. Dental Plus Management LLC, Welcomes Dr. Mark Laska to DentalDeal.com
8. Migraine Treatment Centers of America Welcomes Chronic Migraine Specialist in Phoenix, AZ
9. Medical Service Bureau (MSB) Welcomes New Account Executive
10. The Arthritis National Research Foundation Welcomes Christine Schwab
11. Angel Flight West Board Welcomes New Directors
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... February 05, 2016 , ... US Sports Camps , official ... NH to direct high-performance kids yoga training. ChildLight Yoga Studio is centrally situated in ... from Boston. , ChildLight Yoga Studio founder Lisa Flynn expresses her excitement, “We are ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... ... Give To Cure today announced that it is working with ... Cure’s campaign that is crowdfunding clinical trials to help find cures faster for Alzheimer’s ... smart device. In 2015 alone, Venmo processed $7.5 billion in transactions among users. , ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... ... Dr. Justin Scott and Dr. Lydia Muccioli of Pure Dental Health ... need. The event is scheduled to take place on February 27, 2016 from 9am ... care to community members in need. Each patient will be given the opportunity to ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... February 05, 2016 , ... In sleep, when the ... a dream. A hallmark feature of patients with eating disorders is significant self-criticism, and ... disorder behaviors and obsessions are regarded as maladaptive means for coping with this unease, ...
(Date:2/5/2016)... ... February 05, 2016 , ... Calls Blacklist has just been updated by ... design and the developer has fixed known bugs within the app. Calls Blacklist allows ... phone while not consuming any of their device’s battery power or memory. It provides ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/4/2016)... , Feb. 4, 2016 Wegener ... Global Markets Direct,s, ,Wegener Polyangiitis - Pipeline ... Wegener Polyangiitis,s therapeutic pipeline. This report provides ... Polyangiitis, complete with comparative analysis at various stages, ... (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, ...
(Date:2/4/2016)... 4, 2016 Frontier Pharma: Chronic Obstructive ... Innovation Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease ... inflammation of the airways and lungs. Persistent breathing ... the disease one of the leading causes of ... the world. COPD is linked to cumulative exposure ...
(Date:2/4/2016)... In response to the opioid abuse epidemic, today ... Medical Products and Tobacco, along with other FDA leaders, called ... to opioid medications. The plan will focus on policies aimed ... access to effective relief. --> ... the risk-benefit paradigm for opioids and ensure that the agency ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: