WHO WE ARE
Models Against Addictions Foundation (501) (c)( 3) chose the name because we acknowledge the power and influence that models and celebrity have to lend their voices in society.
STOP the stigma of addictions, integrating meditation and yoga in recovery for a balanced and un-dependent life. We support research on the behavioral causes, consequences, prevention and treatment of drug abuse and addictions.
WHY ADDICTIONS AND CHANGING THE STIGMA
We believe that by removing the stigma of addictions we can save lives and you can help us by donating. ONLY 20 % of the population with addictions ask for help.Is time to transform “difficult” to “Important “We have Opioid Crisis 116 people died every day and we still have a social deny of open discussion of heinous stigma.
Meditation ( breathing work ) is a system of yogic science which can help to break habits, addictions & addictive behavior. It helps individuals to remain calm and be non-reactive in challenging life situations and helps detach from thoughts and impulses, which can help reduce cravings and prevent relapse.
Overcome stress Help overcome anxiety, depression, anger
Reduce stress and improves the quality of sleep
Builds stronger willpower to prevent relapses
Helps eliminate bad habits / dependencies / addictions Increases self-esteem and improves relationship and communication skill
HOW WE ARE CHANGING THE STIGMA AND WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT
We created the un-dependent word from dependent because we think its more loving and lighter than word addiction.We promote and encourage individuals to examine their lives and identify and confront their various dependencies then stop them for 24 hours. Allowing those who are unaware of the power of addiction to analyze their own lives and gain a greater understanding of challenges facing those struggling with addiction every day.
WE PROMOTE TO BE UN-DEPENDENT ON 11th OF EACH MONTH
Join us on the 11th day of each month to become more balanced and un-dependent.We encourage you to STOP your dependency for 24 hours and celebrate freedom from your bad habits and addictions. The number 11 is a symbol of global consciousness, humanity awakening and transformation. To find out more visit our website : http://www.un-dependent.org
WHY YOU SHOULD SUPPORT US
Addiction is still perceived as a moral failing by the general public and is neglected from legal and administrative authorities and society. Stigma is one of the meanest and most difficult aspects of addiction because it makes it harder for individuals, friends, and families to deal with their problems and get the help they need.
Your voice and involvement is going to help so many people that are close to your heart. This is our moment in expanding human consciousness and awareness and taking a stand for each other's deepest pains and showing up for literally everyone. For those who would like to be more creative and involved in our movement join call to action the #CatwalkChallenge”
Join Models Against Addictions and SupeRoleModels for #CATWALKCHALLENGE to remove the stigma of addictions.
#metoo movement has given us a strength to create a SupeRoleModels powerful modeling community united to help, support & inspire each other to make a positive changes in the fashion industry.
We created a platform for self- empowerment,cultivating diversity and bring mindfulness info the fashion world.We provide individual and group consultations,workshops & events to models for healthy and balance life.We organize conscious activities including but not limited to guided meditation,workshops that touch on areas of self love, kindness, happiness to support and encourage personal transformation and growth
We practice backstage meditation with the models during the NYFW.Meditation have proven to be effective in restoring power, harmony & energy balance in the human body to provide a happy, stress free life and prevention for dependency.