Expert interventionist, Dr. Louise Stanger, shares her thoughts on issues that come up when someone calls you up for help. Cutting questions about the behavioral healthcare industry here.
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When does your help actually become HARMFUL? We review the difference between positive and negative help here. With a section for your questions at the end.
Are you struggling with your teen’s drug or alcohol abuse? This article is for you. Read our expert Q&A and pick up some tools on how to help a teen being treated for addiction. More here.
Depression and anxiety are two common mental health disorders experienced by those close to an active addict, especially if the addicted person is denying their problem. What can you do when in such situation? Learn here.
Do you suspect that your parents are addicts? Can you really help them overcome addiction? These and more Q&A in an exclusive interview with someone who’s been there…and back. More here.
The key to helping an alcoholic is to detach from managing the behavior, love them, and let go of the outcome. More on how to do that here.
A guide to ending current family dynamics which allow an addict to continue using. Tips on dealing with addiction in the family from someone who’s been there.
What to do when you find that first needle, crack pipe, bag of cocaine or stash of pills? The WAY in which you help can change everything. Learn how to cope with the situation by making an assessment. Guidelines here.
Learn how to voice your concerns, be an eye witness, and communicate with a friend’s family here. Tips on helping a friend face addiction here.
Is your “help” the kind of help he needs? More here on how to live with a husband AND drug addiction (from someone who’s been there).