Understanding your growth sweet spot is difficult. So I consulted three of my friends who have experienced a significant recovery and asked them about how they have discovered their personal growth sweet spot. The one thing that I learned is that understanding your personal sweet spot is just that: personal. No one else can tell you how far is enough.
Sean is a writer in the areas of mental health and recovery, family, leadership, and anything that demonstrates the power of story. He is a provisionally certified Clinical Addiction Counsellor with the Canadian Addiction Counselling Certification Federation. You can find him at smswaby.wordpress.com and on Facebook, here. In addition to being an Editor with the Good Men Project, Sean has been published with Babble, The Mighty, Patheos.com, and Be You Media.