So many people are out there trying to make a clean break and reclaim their drug-free life again. They feel doomed and have lost hope that their willpower will save them from addiction. Recovery seems to them more impossible every time they surrender to drugs once again.
However, it does not mean that there are no ways out of this vicious circle. If you are one of those people, what you truly need is to believe in yourself and see how realistic it is to get back on track and return to healthy lifestyle.
Matthew Perry is an outstanding role-model for those who are going through difficult times. Having overcome drug and alcohol addiction himself, he decided to guide other people on their path to recovery. He has raised tens of millions of dollars to help others battle addiction, received an award from the White House and opened his own sober living home.
In this highly inspiration video, Matthew Perry talks about his past problems and emphasizes the role of treatment, support and determination in breaking free from addiction.
What can Matthew’s story teach people?
- Life after addiction is not about hopelessness, as if you manage start over and you will face numerous chances and opportunities.
- You should not be ashamed of failures and mistakes. You have the right to be proud of what you have become.
- There is always hope for happiness, if you find the strength to get rid of your harmful habit.