You are here because the balance of positives and negatives in "What has crystal done for me lately?" has added up to a negative. This is not to say that you wo feel a sense of loss in giving up crystal. We will try to help you deal with that sense of loss in this group. Many men write things about
their crystal use in The Talking Wall exercise that are However, as you start to become crystalfree your decision some of the rewards of being clean.
very enticing. will bring you
These rewards include beginning to feel your feelings; getting a job or
becoming more responsible on the job; and being "present" or
both physically and emotionally
Take some time to discuss the costs of your crystal use with the group.
Building the Good Back into Your Life
The rewards of stopping drug use are the building blocks for constructing a good life. A good life is filled with honest activiti positive activities. A good life is directly connected to what you do. As a reminder of this point, we want you to spend time thinking about activities you can do to build your
own good life.
Activities to Feel Better (This is my list of activities I can use when I am feeling down.)
Activities to Relieve Boredom (This is my list of activities I can use when I am bored.)
Session 2: The Talking Wall