Page 1 of 2 1 2 LastLast
Threads 1 to 90 of 172

Forum: Success Stories

How has SMART helped you and your loved ones? Share your success stories with the world!
Note: This is the only forum viewable to people who are not registered. Every other forum requires registration (and in some cases special permission) to view. Share your success stories for people to see and be inspired by, and please do not include information that can personally identify you (e.g. full name, job title at company, etc).

» Normal Threads
  1. Moved: What If I Don't Want to Keep Track of Days?

    Started by drennan80, July 11, 2018 8:35 PM
    •  
    •  
  2. Coming back after relapse

    Started by RDMurphy, June 22, 2018 12:04 PM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 862
    July 11, 2018, 8:13 PM Go to last post
  3. SMART Recovery Has Empowered My Sobriety

    Started by KPBond, July 9, 2018 2:01 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 133
    July 9, 2018, 9:24 PM Go to last post
  4. Celebrating year one

    Started by MylesPS, May 14, 2018 9:53 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 669
    July 8, 2018, 12:55 AM Go to last post
  5. Sober Time

    Started by lynn50, June 30, 2018 12:30 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 267
    July 4, 2018, 10:01 PM Go to last post
  6. Talking 1096 Days Abstinent From My DOC

    Started by SleeplessInSeattle, April 6, 2018 3:38 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,197
    June 22, 2018, 10:21 PM Go to last post
  7. 95 days sober - what finally worked for me

    Started by Wintercat, June 6, 2018 2:21 PM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,292
    June 13, 2018, 4:29 PM Go to last post
  8. 5+ years sober

    Started by chark, April 17, 2018 7:56 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 1,049
    June 3, 2018, 5:31 PM Go to last post
  9. Talking Six months off marijuana

    Started by Jeffahag, August 6, 2015 4:41 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 7,935
    June 1, 2018, 9:32 AM Go to last post
  10. 2nd Anniversary

    Started by RebornMe, May 15, 2018 11:56 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 401
    May 29, 2018, 2:29 AM Go to last post
  11. Two Years Sober

    Started by JoanofArc, May 9, 2018 11:14 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 962
    May 28, 2018, 2:44 AM Go to last post
  12. 1 year as an On Line SMART facilitator...

    Started by RebornMe, May 21, 2018 8:58 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 479
    May 23, 2018, 12:26 AM Go to last post
  13. "I'm a Champion for Choice! because......

    Started by momrox, November 7, 2016 9:52 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,504
    May 18, 2018, 10:00 PM Go to last post
  14. Thumbs up Over 100 days sober!

    Started by Mike_sill, April 25, 2018 9:01 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 959
    May 18, 2018, 9:52 PM Go to last post
  15. My Good bye Letter

    Started by Peg1960, December 14, 2015 10:54 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 42
    • Views: 78,497
    April 26, 2018, 10:36 AM Go to last post
  16. 33 Years Today!

    Started by JvB, January 23, 2017 10:42 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 41
    • Views: 17,703
    April 22, 2018, 11:52 PM Go to last post
  17. 5 Years Clean

    Started by jwg54, June 26, 2016 11:38 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 4,399
    April 22, 2018, 11:47 PM Go to last post
  18. 3 Years Sober Today

    Started by jwg54, December 8, 2017 2:15 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 1,828
    April 22, 2018, 9:02 PM Go to last post
  19. Saturday Morning Inspiration

    Started by Just_Jim, March 1, 2014 10:31 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 12,673
    April 13, 2018, 3:50 AM Go to last post
  20. 6 months sober

    Started by mercarmya, March 12, 2018 12:14 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,189
    April 9, 2018, 4:41 AM Go to last post
  21. Wink Two Years Siober... Yes, YES!

    Started by SleeplessInSeattle, April 16, 2017 8:47 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 3,739
    April 8, 2018, 10:21 PM Go to last post
  22. Eight years sober with the help of SMART

    Started by NoTrumpAce, August 26, 2016 2:28 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 7,819
    April 3, 2018, 12:35 AM Go to last post
  23. Sober 1 Year on January 2, 2018

    Started by EliseC1, December 30, 2017 12:51 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 2,761
    April 3, 2018, 12:26 AM Go to last post
  24. Small but impactful victory on the way!

    Started by gudetama, March 30, 2018 1:36 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 390
    March 30, 2018, 1:36 PM Go to last post
  25. Cool 5+ years - Thank you SMART

    Started by kale, December 16, 2017 6:46 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 2,354
    March 24, 2018, 11:08 AM Go to last post
  26. Unexpected Benefits of Being Sober

    Started by HeidiM, July 30, 2017 8:43 AM
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 9,224
    March 11, 2018, 5:08 PM Go to last post
  27. Leaf has 4 years!...wait what?

    Started by leaf, December 15, 2016 8:29 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 44
    • Views: 9,481
    March 9, 2018, 12:03 PM Go to last post
  28. 15 months and feeling great!!

    Started by Mgolden995, March 3, 2018 8:21 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 634
    March 7, 2018, 12:43 PM Go to last post
  29. A sober life is a better life

    Started by NoTrumpAce, October 25, 2017 12:25 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 5,582
    January 31, 2018, 8:50 PM Go to last post
  30. 34 Years

    Started by JvB, January 23, 2018 7:39 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 6,490
    January 25, 2018, 11:46 AM Go to last post
  31. My Journey to SERENITY!

    Started by Supax, November 22, 2017 10:28 PM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 2,460
    January 14, 2018, 7:06 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 1,833
    January 8, 2018, 7:47 PM Go to last post
  32. Today I celebrate 4 Years!

    Started by Peg1960, December 18, 2017 10:38 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 1,005
    December 22, 2017, 2:31 AM Go to last post
  33. Smile 3 YEARS! Thank You

    Started by GHR, November 30, 2017 11:02 AM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 2,377
    December 14, 2017, 6:06 PM Go to last post
  34. 30 day mark.....bittersweet

    Started by Dlennon120, November 5, 2017 1:06 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,824
    November 8, 2017, 7:33 PM Go to last post
  35. First real test: passed!

    Started by BeingPresent, September 14, 2017 8:54 PM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 3,692
    November 6, 2017, 10:16 PM Go to last post
  36. 4 Years

    Started by lynn50, August 8, 2017 7:44 AM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 4,583
    October 26, 2017, 9:49 AM Go to last post
  37. Two Years getting SMART

    Started by LobsterTank, July 15, 2017 3:08 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 40
    • Views: 10,427
    October 4, 2017, 6:58 AM Go to last post
  38. Skipped the bottle of wine today

    Started by 1Free1, June 23, 2016 6:27 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 52
    • Views: 23,830
    September 26, 2017, 1:54 PM Go to last post
  39. Health: HOV. Heirarchy Of Values.

    Started by komoto, February 19, 2017 4:46 AM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 5,100
    September 26, 2017, 1:44 PM Go to last post
  40. Three years!!! Yes!!!

    Started by Peg1960, December 18, 2016 10:15 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 4,630
    September 26, 2017, 1:39 PM Go to last post
  41. Good Changes

    Started by seaves83, July 18, 2017 4:59 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 1,119
    July 18, 2017, 10:02 PM Go to last post
  42. small victory

    Started by empowered67, December 11, 2016 6:22 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,740
    July 8, 2017, 9:28 AM Go to last post
  43. New Year Gift

    Started by scubatiki, December 29, 2016 6:52 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,106
    July 8, 2017, 9:27 AM Go to last post
  44. 2 weeks

    Started by JAR526, February 21, 2017 11:18 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 4,417
    July 8, 2017, 9:22 AM Go to last post
  45. Thank You SMART Recovery -

    Started by JJWil18, March 19, 2017 7:53 AM
    • Replies: 22
    • Views: 11,150
    July 8, 2017, 9:15 AM Go to last post
  46. thank you

    Started by jackroush16, July 7, 2017 3:10 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 953
    July 8, 2017, 9:14 AM Go to last post
  47. Still sober 1 year

    Started by jackroush16, June 17, 2017 4:12 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 2,545
    July 4, 2017, 10:30 PM Go to last post
  48. 15 Years

    Started by lynn50, June 30, 2017 10:40 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 2,129
    July 4, 2017, 10:28 PM Go to last post
  49. Congratulations

    Started by Im_Up_and_Down, July 4, 2017 3:13 PM
    • Replies: 0
    • Views: 782
    July 4, 2017, 3:13 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 6,169
    June 1, 2017, 12:19 AM Go to last post
  50. Well, I made it.

    Started by LunaCrist, September 25, 2016 2:55 PM
    • Replies: 24
    • Views: 11,367
    May 9, 2017, 5:27 PM Go to last post
  51. Thumbs up Improving the Peaceful Quality of Life

    Started by soberbmj6911, April 27, 2017 3:23 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,947
    May 9, 2017, 5:24 PM Go to last post
  52. Made It! One Year

    Started by n_g, November 27, 2015 7:07 PM
    • Replies: 26
    • Views: 17,230
    April 22, 2017, 5:00 PM Go to last post
  53. Really Happy About These Successes...

    Started by Amelialinea, March 11, 2017 9:22 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,271
    April 7, 2017, 3:10 PM Go to last post
  54. Smile Success can be yours.

    Started by NickiMarie, January 26, 2017 10:44 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,725
    February 27, 2017, 8:48 AM Go to last post
  55. So Close to the Cigar

    Started by trickie, February 5, 2017 11:57 AM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 1,976
    February 6, 2017, 9:49 AM Go to last post
  56. Is only been 10 months and...

    Started by shelly808, August 17, 2014 5:01 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 60
    • Views: 198,846
    January 25, 2017, 7:38 PM Go to last post
  57. Lightbulb Changed my life!

    Started by jonpc, August 18, 2016 11:39 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,781
    January 25, 2017, 7:36 PM Go to last post
  58. Cool A word of thanks and encouragement.

    Started by QCGuy, January 1, 2017 3:51 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 3,235
    January 9, 2017, 7:48 PM Go to last post
  59. Even when my mother died

    Started by Gentoo, October 29, 2016 3:26 PM
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 9,841
    December 14, 2016, 2:03 PM Go to last post
  60. Following My Change Plan at Six Months Sober!

    Started by JoanofArc, November 6, 2016 6:26 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,132
    November 6, 2016, 7:40 PM Go to last post
  61. The 3 C's

    Started by BIGSLCN, July 18, 2016 9:46 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 4,707
    October 19, 2016, 10:51 AM Go to last post
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 2,696
    October 17, 2016, 2:50 PM Go to last post
  62. THREE years!

    Started by melliemoo, July 8, 2016 9:56 AM
    • Replies: 18
    • Views: 10,477
    September 15, 2016, 9:07 AM Go to last post
  63. 1000 Days!I

    Started by Peg1960, September 12, 2016 10:56 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 4,954
    September 15, 2016, 8:32 AM Go to last post
  64. I was addicted to rage

    Started by Awely, August 18, 2016 9:27 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 4,757
    August 26, 2016, 5:36 PM Go to last post
  65. 6 Months Sober

    Started by MIMI79, May 27, 2016 6:52 AM
    • Replies: 14
    • Views: 13,001
    August 9, 2016, 10:54 PM Go to last post
  66. Smile Celebrating Ten Years Clean and Sober

    Started by Questor7, August 4, 2015 12:38 PM
    • Replies: 37
    • Views: 42,517
    August 9, 2016, 3:53 PM Go to last post
  67. 364 days into getting SMART

    Started by LobsterTank, July 14, 2016 9:36 PM
    • Replies: 32
    • Views: 13,402
    August 8, 2016, 8:00 AM Go to last post
  68. Pretty Good For Me

    Started by Delete, August 2, 2016 4:01 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 3,248
    August 3, 2016, 4:08 PM Go to last post
  69. do small success count?

    Started by MasterSkywalker, November 13, 2014 1:39 PM
    • Replies: 21
    • Views: 17,675
    June 24, 2016, 10:36 AM Go to last post
  70. Love The Freedom

    Started by komoto, May 27, 2016 10:18 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 4,573
    June 24, 2016, 10:30 AM Go to last post
  71. 3 years sober

    Started by Hapuna, June 20, 2016 12:59 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 2,783
    June 21, 2016, 1:17 PM Go to last post
  72. Self Management

    Started by leo4068, March 27, 2016 10:17 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 7,314
    June 8, 2016, 7:27 PM Go to last post
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 7,778
    May 17, 2016, 10:16 AM Go to last post
  73. Two years sober and my 1 year SMART anniversary

    Started by jeff_kyle, May 10, 2014 2:31 PM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 13,393
    May 17, 2016, 10:15 AM Go to last post
  74. Hi! Gentoo is alive and kicking!

    Started by Gentoo, March 13, 2016 2:54 PM
    • Replies: 25
    • Views: 15,626
    May 12, 2016, 7:28 PM Go to last post
  75. New Day

    Started by Concha, May 4, 2016 8:33 AM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 5,823
    May 4, 2016, 9:56 AM Go to last post
  76. I never made it this far, until now.

    Started by sassy0ne, March 24, 2016 8:16 AM
    • Replies: 9
    • Views: 8,531
    April 17, 2016, 1:44 PM Go to last post
  77. Smile Was it my Aha moment?

    Started by Peg1960, March 21, 2016 9:18 AM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 4,835
    March 23, 2016, 2:52 PM Go to last post
  78. Smile 1 Year fast/slow

    Started by komoto, May 27, 2015 9:53 PM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 9,615
    March 13, 2016, 3:29 PM Go to last post
  79. Taking Stock

    Started by Kendoo97, December 20, 2015 9:47 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 7,080
    March 12, 2016, 8:04 AM Go to last post
  80. Managing thoughts, feelings, and emotions.

    Started by Jeffahag, July 8, 2015 5:40 AM
    • Replies: 10
    • Views: 11,298
    March 10, 2016, 8:20 AM Go to last post
  81. Finally Breaking Into Orbit

    Started by kramermjo, February 14, 2016 6:06 PM
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 10,548
    February 18, 2016, 12:18 PM Go to last post
  82. Panic Attacks, Pills and Playing the Tape Forward

    Started by Questor7, February 13, 2016 12:21 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 3,321
    February 13, 2016, 4:12 PM Go to last post
  83. five months off of pot

    Started by Jeffahag, July 8, 2015 5:06 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 7,527
    February 10, 2016, 2:30 AM Go to last post
  84. Eight months off Marijuana

    Started by Jeffahag, October 9, 2015 2:53 AM
    • Replies: 7
    • Views: 10,361
    February 10, 2016, 2:08 AM Go to last post
  85. Extreme bad thoughts - Managing with SMART tools

    Started by Maerlande, January 27, 2016 9:09 AM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 6,503
    February 10, 2016, 1:50 AM Go to last post

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 15 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •