In recovery, the belief is that there must be a complete makeover of your life, if sobriety is to be achieved. The law of attraction did not provide these tools, however what it did offer was the idea that if you live on purpose and if you have meaning in your life, you are aligning yourself with what the universe wants for you.
If you were like me, at some point in your life your parents told you that you needed an attitude adjustment. Usually this is a response to behavior that is not acceptable to the family or society. Most people learn from their mistakes and go on to be positive, productive, people in society, but then there are people like Charlie Sheen.