"I will be celebrating 2 years of sobriety"

About: North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust / Addiction services

(as the patient),

I was taken into the Edward Myers in a terrible state. My drinking had spiralled out of all control, having gone through lots of problems. Too many to mention, I thought my life wasn't worth living.

I attempted suicide twice, which was a massive cry for help, luckily I didn't succeed, with the help of all the Edward Myers staff, my 10 day stay put me back into wanting to live again, they saved my life, and I thank them everyday in my prayers.

I will be celebrating on th 12th of June ( with soda water) 2 yrs of sobriety, my life now is if I can say "perfect" I have got everyone back in my life who matter. My beautiful daughter, and two wonderful grandchildren, and lots of other special people, thank you again.

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Responses

Response from North Staffordshire Combined Healthcare NHS Trust

Thank you for providing feedback via Patient Opinion, its very important that we listen to feedback from people who have used our Services.

We were very pleased to hear that you had such a positive experience in the Edward Myers Unit, and have passed your compliments back to the Team there.

Congratulations on your achievements!