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DISARM the Addiction Salesman

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SMART Recovery uses DISARM as a tool "that helps us see the self-talk and images that tell us to use as lies, excuses, and rationalizations. It challenges those urge-producing thoughts at every opportunity, shooting them down like a gunslinger or reducing them to the point of absurdity."

DISARM is a tool that can be used when you are having strong urges. The method allows for the individual experiencing these urges to carefully ask a few questions to help overcome the urge. Read the full article to learn more about DISARM. 

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Addiction, Disarm, Method, Recovery, Refusal, Urges