How do people in recovery sabotage themselves? A review of our common mistakes (and how to avoid them). More here.
relationships in recovery
For those of us who love addicts, letting go can be terrifying. But life can be so much more! Read on for encouragement when getting out a codependent relationship with an addict (from someone who’s been there). Then, your questions are welcomed at the end.
Talking about addiction can be really hard … or incredibly freeing! We speak with AfterParty podcast host Anna David about this very issue. Do’s and Don’ts, suggestions and ideas, pluses and minuses about how far to go when talking about your own addiction recovery. More here.
How do you convince someone that they need help for a drinking problem if their world has not yet fallen apart? Help, tips, and suggestions for loved ones of high-functioning alcoholics here.
How can you help a drug addicted spouse? Thoughts on the Law of Attraction and generating positive intention here.
Worry, fear, and enabling are ways that we cope with addiction. But what if you could do something else? Learn more here.
A bit of experience, strength, and hope when it comes to people NOT accepting amends. More on the 9th step in the 12 step program here.
Addiction is stressful for the whole family. So, what can you do once a loved one starts the process of recovery? Three (3) things to remember as you deal with addiction in your family.
Are you related to or in love with an addict? Perhaps you share some of these thoughts, desires, and wishes. A list of wishes from someone who has been there.
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.