Tagged: My Self Help and Therapy
13 June 2022 at 10:14 pm #157206kitkat098Participant
I have been gambling since 2005, but now the time has come to stop and lead a new life.
I have set goals to repay debt with My main goal to retire as I’m coming to that age and need to plan for that!
So much time and money has been wasted, but I must not dwell over spilt milk as all is not lost if I redirect my focus and put the time I used to gamble to a much better use.
I welcome your tips and advice?
13 June 2022 at 10:15 pm #157216charlesModerator
Hello and thanks for starting a thread in the Gambling Therapy forums. By posting to the forums you’re allowing the diverse and caring Gambling Therapy community to help support you through the difficulties you’re facing.
This may well be a tough time for you – particularly if you’re new to recovery, so we encourage you to post here as often as you need to, as well as making use of the online groups and the live advice helpline if you’d like some one-to-one support. We’re all in this together! If you’re a new member, you are warmly invited to join Charles in one of the New Members Practical Advice groups (Mondays at 21:00 UK Time and Thursdays at 19:00 UK Time).
The forum is a great place to share your experiences in a safe, supportive and accepting environment. By writing it all down you can start to build a record of your progress that you can look back on – particularly useful if you’re ever feeling stuck. Share as much or as little as you like – but you’re encouraged to stick to keeping to just one thread in this forum – so people know where to find you to check in on your progress or to share something with you.
The Gambling Therapy staff team don’t generally post to the forums as it is a peer support area of the site – so we’ll hand you over to the community from here.
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