First time, 12 steps

I arrived in Thailand for the first time in 2014.  I had fantasized many a time of plans to visit Thailand for a Holiday since spending time in Malaysia with family, but such is life that it never happened. A few months prior to this move I was chatting with a former colleague of mineContinue reading “First time, 12 steps”

Addiction Therapy in Chiang Mai

I started a new job at The Dawn Rehab.   Sometimes on the internet I see criticisms of Thailand and the idea of having an addictions rehab in Thailand being absurd or not true to the nature of addictions’ therapy. I really couldn’t think of anything further from the truth. A rehab experience is notContinue reading “Addiction Therapy in Chiang Mai”

Ten years of working in the field of Addiction

Shortly after graduating from Healthcare Studies at Birmingham City University I began to grow an interest in the field of addiction. At the time I had no experience of working in psychotherapy or addiction services.  In all honesty had little or no understanding of what a “drug and alcohol service”  provided. This was in earlyContinue reading “Ten years of working in the field of Addiction”