zCEBP-IMOW-Dirk-Ex2face_246pIn My Own Words is an emerging series of first-person recovery stories published by the Center for Evidence-Based Practices. / My name is Dirk. I am forty-seven years old, and I live in The Netherlands. At this moment, I live at Mentrum (a mental health care institution, part of Arkin) in Amsterdam. Herewith, I tell you my life story and, foremost, how I stopped taking drugs. I do so, because I hope that others can use my experience. My dream is to help other people with my knowledge and experience.

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