This 28 minutes video summarizes Dr. Sadaqat Ali’s 37 years journey

In this video Dr. Sadaqat Ali shares his life experiences. This 28 minutes video summarizes Dr. Sadaqat Ali’s 37 years journey. Dr. Sadaqat Ali is a renowned addiction psychiatrist and project director of Willing Ways Pakistan.

In this video Dr Sadaqat Ali starts with indicating how not being clear about our desired goals leads us to distractions, resulting in not reaching our ultimate desired goals. Thus the need is to remain focused and define your goals (begin with the end in mind). Indicating the facts relating to cigarette smoking, Dr Sadaqat shares that cigarette is the only quick acting anti – depressant and is the most resistant kind of an addiction. On answering a question Dr Sadaqat indicates how after the breakup, in our brain, drug acts as a substitute of someone’s love. Drug, love affairs, breakup is a common type of a triangle observed at the university level and pushes the excess use of drugs because of the fact that drugs is not a substitute of love addiction but love addiction is it’s substitute.

Dr Sadaqat says that there should be an alignment among the goals. For that if there are three goals than the need is to define the wildly important goal. It is that type of a goal that carries significant important at a certain time period.  If the Wildly Important Goal is not acquired, it than has a domino insignificant effect on other goals achieved.

Talking about the wiser advocate vs. the stubborn self, Dr Sadaqat highlights the importance of nurturing the wiser advocate. Maintaining good relationships is an important asset that should be regularly kept in consideration and thus highlights the importance of ‘Law of harvest’ and its application in context of personal development. At the end Dr Sadaqat emphasizes the importance of nurturing mental health.

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Dr. Sadaqat Ali , a graduate from Dow Medical College, Karachi is a renowned professional in the field of addiction psychiatry. He has a background of getting trained at “HAZELDEN” and “Vital Smarts”, USA. Dr. Sadaqat Ali is the Project Director of Willing Ways Pakistan, and Sadaqat Clinic (pvt.) Limited. He is a sought after speaker who promotes new scientific solutions for persistent and profound problems. Dr. Sadaqat’s name was included in the international Who’s Who directory of professionals which was the first ever distinction of any Pakistani doctor. The print and electronic media have interviewed him extensively. He appears frequently on national TV channels expressing his views on drug addiction, alcoholism, compulsive gambling, suicide prevention and home runaways. He loves to train people on how to intervene if a family member indulges in self-destructive behaviors. He is running a number of national facilities. Willing ways for outdoor and Sadaqat Clinic for indoor treatment of addiction and alcoholism.

Willing Ways Pakistan is an accredited center of excellence in the field of drug treatment and counseling. We have a history, while we started our operations in 1979 when Pakistan was suddenly hard hit by heroin epidemic. We bravely took the responsibility of making public aware that addiction is very much treatable at any stage and today we stand proud being the trusted leaders in the field of addiction treatment. We have our clientele not only in Pakistan but across the borders as well including UK, USA, Middle East and Europe.

At Willing Ways Pakistan the clients are treated scientifically – the secret of our long lasting standing in the field of addiction and counseling. We keep our team and our program up to date with the latest advancements while helping our clients through extensive, specialized and client centered treatment program. These programs are not only patient focused but an extensive work is done with family through what we call counseling for change. The major purpose of this program is to bring peace and serenity in the lives of those who have been suffering in silence, because of a family member’s addictive behavior. We equip families with a set of vital behaviors to produce results.

The programs are uniquely tailored to meet the needs of the patient which eventually help them reach their ultimate goal of a serene life. Our organization comprises of a highly competent team that holds striking credentials and is not only well trained but also carries extensive know – how. We are a unique team of clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, Addiction counselors and Medical specialists involved in research and education, and who collaborate with each other within the institute to ensure our clients receive the best possible care.

We are leading the battle to conquer the disease in all of its forms through cutting-edge research and innovative approaches. Our mission is to prevent, treat and manage addiction for a world free of this illness and its complications.