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by Owejackroo
10 Nov 2008 17:17
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

I have spoken to my boss,


He is comming round tmrw. Anyway I am listenining to a good galsgow/celtic cd - Blue Nile. Its helping me.


Jjacks
by Owejackroo
10 Nov 2008 12:10
Forum: Relapsing
Topic: The Confession Parlour...
Replies: 4631
Views: 304668

Re: The Confession Parlour...

Hi guys, I have done it again not meaning to and will have to wake up feeeling the consequences. A half bottle of sirit to bring me down. I am starting to feel tired but nt comfortable. I am sorry I am using this resource to be a mad scottish women with a major alcohol problem.I suppose I am worried...
by Owejackroo
10 Nov 2008 12:02
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Gracie,

Wht r u feeling useless?

Jacks
by Owejackroo
10 Nov 2008 11:44
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Sally. You are not being harsh. Thanks for your words. I do however pride myself in doing the best for the people on my caseload and my bosses have documented this in my appraisals and supervision sessions to date. Also I am never intoxicated for work hence the reason why I am off so much although I...
by Owejackroo
10 Nov 2008 11:39
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Susie,

My head is all over the place - dont know where I am at. Will be trying to setlle down and read. Thnks very much pal.

Jacks
by Owejackroo
10 Nov 2008 11:37
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Sally, Thanks for reply. I have been through rehab with last emplyer, not this one though but because of the checks we go through to get new positions occy health know. My GP advises I talk to my employer ie boss. My GP is a very nice man but is viewed by many - including my next door neighbour who ...
by Owejackroo
10 Nov 2008 09:56
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: The Road to Abstinence - Archived
Replies: 6120
Views: 333401

Re: The Road to Abstinence

Hi, Just noticed the father ted thing, My people are from Donegal and came over to Glasgow in the sixties. I loved father Noel in the caravan doing his irish dancing and the caravan tipping over. OH got me the whole collection 2 easters ago. And his Celine Dion impression ( Father Noel not OH!!!) Ho...
by Owejackroo
10 Nov 2008 09:29
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Hi,


Sorry - I have just contradicated myself - ' to hell with the job and reputation ' Still need to work on that one big time!!!!!!!!!!!


Jacks
by Owejackroo
10 Nov 2008 09:27
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Hello again, I have an appointmnt with Dr O tmrw - OH and me are going to be talking to my boss over the next few days. What do you all think about talking to my employer???????????? Appreciate any comments - especially those who work in mental health/medical field - Has it affected youre career. Ja...
by Owejackroo
10 Nov 2008 09:24
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Hello, Well as usual I typed screed and the bloody thig crashed, Mark thank you for your kind words. I did get a GP appoitment for 09-40 - apparently they all have a meeting on Monday morning - I decided that I will come down myself slowly on some thing I hate - bacardi - it is making me better at m...
by Owejackroo
10 Nov 2008 07:25
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Hi folks, Well I am still here but did drink yesterday although stopped at teatime. I tried to get emergency GP out to prescrbe something else to bring me down however they wont - they say I have to do it through my GP. sURGERY IS OPENED AT 8AM. iF NOT I will be trying to cut down as I do not feel I...
by Owejackroo
09 Nov 2008 16:34
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Has someone been trying to contact me. I had a missed call I think it may have been Jos


Jacks
by Owejackroo
09 Nov 2008 16:32
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Thanks everyone,

I dont think I can give up totally tonite. AA meeting in Chesham though so I am considering going to that even though I am half pissed.

Jacks
by Owejackroo
09 Nov 2008 14:16
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Hi folks,

Doctor called - Dr Joseph called. I know her - I have dealt with her during assessments. Anyway the upshot is that she wont prescribe me anything. So looks as is I will be coming off using alcohol now. I have no willpower when it comes to alcohol.


Jxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
by Owejackroo
09 Nov 2008 13:56
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Hi you guys,


Thanksxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx and more because I dont know how to use the little smillie bits
by Owejackroo
09 Nov 2008 13:03
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Hi everyone, Paramedics have been out and given me a thourough check. Everything normal - even my blood pressure which is usually high. I am waiting for a call from out of hours GP though - I need something to bring me down - OH says just stop drinking. I am going to ask GP to give me another drug -...
by Owejackroo
09 Nov 2008 10:14
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Darcy,

I have taken all the prescribed tablets to knock me. My hubby has allowed me some wine - a couple of bottles. I dont think I am going to make this. I dont feel good. I need to talk to someone.

Jacks
by Owejackroo
09 Nov 2008 10:01
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Please I need someone to talk to.
by Owejackroo
09 Nov 2008 06:47
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Hi guys, Well these silly tablets dont work. I remember at my last stint in rehab I complained about them - they were by one of the nurses admission more additictive than alcohol so I have stopped taking them Doing everything to help OH him through this - he hasjust gone off to golf. I cant come off...
by Owejackroo
08 Nov 2008 12:56
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: Old SOS - Archived
Replies: 11782
Views: 562942

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (NO GENERAL CHAT PLEASE)

Thanks Hammy,

I am going to do this. After thinking a longtome and also wastimg a lot of time I need to tke some action.

Jacks