Complacency sounds like this, now that everything is better I can stop doing the things that made my life better in the first place.
Like a person that suffers from depression, once they start taking anti-depressants they start feeling better. The depression lifts and they start thinking, well I’m not depressed anymore so do I still need to take these pills every day?
What makes no sense is it’s the pills that are helping lift the depression so why would you stop?
The same can be said for early recovery. There are certain key routines and structures in place that assist with recovery. Fellowship meetings, continued therapy with a counsellor, engaging in new activities, working the 12 step program and in my personal experience understanding the real meaning of Step One.

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