Posts tagged with ‘hitting bottom’

“Hitting bottom” refers to reaching the lowest point of one’s life, usually in relation to drug and alcohol addiction. For example, a man might hit his bottom when he ends up homeless and separated from his wife and children. Some drug rehab centers believe people must hit their bottom before they can be effectively treated, but Promises Treatment Center doesn’t believes that people can get clean at any point in their illness.

When Do You Know You Have Hit Bottom?

You’ve lived with your behavior (drinking and/or doing drugs) for so long, made excuses to justify continuing along the same path, and generally convinced yourself and others that you can do what you want, it’s your life. So when do you know you’ve hit bottom? Full Story