A look into what drug-addicted parents may be thinking, from someone in the field.
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Are you ready to move forward in your life but don’t know how? Maggie Harmon explains how repentance, forgiveness, and boundaries can get you there.
How can you overcome fear–based thinking when living with an addict? How positive action can help you in the short and long term here.
A partner’s addiction takes a toll on both lives. Does this mean you should turn your back on the person you love? Is staying with a partner who struggles with addiction equal to enabling their destructive behavior? Find out how you can be a key part of your partner’s journey to recovery. We review a book that can help.
You can heal the wounds of family addiction. In this article, I’ll walk you through the process of forgiveness and share a step-by-step method that has worked for me.
A great starting point in planning an intervention for someone you care about. Actionable steps you can take TODAY.
Young women are using drugs earlier than ever before. Parents! A look at why girls are turning to drugs and what you can do about it. Read on for more on prevention.
A brief look into the strong correlation between domestic violence, sexual violence, and addiction.
In this article, you’ll learn what addiction is. Then, we’ll look at what NOT to do…bail out your loved ones. Finally, I’ll guide you through the 7C’s of change. More here on how to really help a loved one. From over 30+ years of clinical experience in the field.
Sadly, there is a strong connection between bullying and drug dependence. Knowing how to stop the cycle will help save children from falling prey to addiction. Here’s what parents need to know about bullying and drug dependence.