Friday April 28th 2017

Trusted Helpline
Help Available 24/7
1-888-882-1456
PRIVACY
GUARANTEED

Family

6 Ways Family Therapy Helps Teens Overcome Drug Abuse

6 Ways Family Therapy Helps Teens Overcome Drug Abuse

April 24th, 2017

Family therapy can be successfully used as a part of your teen’s recovery from the impact of addiction. Here, we share 6 ways family therapy can help YOU address the issue as a unit.

4 Loving a drug addict: Can a drug addict truly love?

Loving a drug addict: Can a drug addict truly love?

April 23rd, 2017

No, an active addict is not capable of a loving relationship. A frank look at how addicts and co-addicts partner together to mirror childhood trauma. And a call to action for those who are stuck in codependency.

1 A Call to Revise Family Roles in Addiction: Treating Individuals First

A Call to Revise Family Roles in Addiction: Treating Individuals First

April 9th, 2017

A call to clinicians to re-think how we work with individual family member’s struggles and needs during treatment. Why not drop preconceived expectations to see the person in front of us? Would that help us work with them more effectively? An exploration here.

2 Early Warning Signs of Personality Disorders Among Teens

Early Warning Signs of Personality Disorders Among Teens

March 24th, 2017

Are you worried that your teen is exhibiting signs of a mental health problem? Here is how you can recognize Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) in your teen.

1 Leaving an addict boyfriend or husband

Leaving an addict boyfriend or husband

March 10th, 2017

Why do you stay? A personal story about what can happen when you FINALLY decide to leave an addict.

Substance abuse and aging: Are my retired parents addicted?

Substance abuse and aging: Are my retired parents addicted?

March 2nd, 2017

Are you worried that a parent or grandparent may be slipping into an addiction? Signs of addiction in older people can be identified…and treated! Expert Interventionist Dr. Louise Stanger will show you how…HERE!

Aging and addiction prevention

Aging and addiction prevention

February 28th, 2017

How can you keep the brain growing and avoid negative patterns as you age? A “How To” article from Dr. Louise Stanger provides practical answers here.

Can functional addicts change?

Can functional addicts change?

February 27th, 2017

If someone is really “good” at being an addict, do they ever really need to change? More on how you can cope with a functional addict who never really “hits bottom” here.

4 Understanding superego and your loved one’s addiction

Understanding superego and your loved one’s addiction

January 24th, 2017

Addiction is described as a defensive strategy to avoid feeling helpless or powerless. How can understanding the idea of “the superego” help you understand your addicted loved one better? More here.

1 Playing the Self-Blame Game: Am I responsible for my teen's addiction?

Playing the Self-Blame Game: Am I responsible for my teen’s addiction?

January 23rd, 2017

When dealing with addiction, it doesn’t help to think about what you did wrong as a parent. Instead, read here about proactive ways you can help your teen in addiction recovery.

Page 1 of 41234
Trusted Helpline
Help Available 24/7
1-888-882-1456
PRIVACY
GUARANTEED