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Adult Children of Alcoholics or Addicts: How to Live Happy and Free!

Adult Children of Alcoholics or Addicts: How to Live Happy and Free!

February 27th, 2018

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.

Addiction Forgiveness | How to Forgive a Drug or Alcohol Addict in 3 Steps

Addiction Forgiveness | How to Forgive a Drug or Alcohol Addict in 3 Steps

November 26th, 2017

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.

Can Codependence Be Overcome?

Can Codependence Be Overcome?

July 16th, 2017

Yes! Learn how to use the simple question: “Where are my feet?” in order to get grounded and back in control. More from business consultant and leadership coach, Maggie Harmon, here.

How to accept addiction and live with or without an addict

How to accept addiction and live with or without an addict

May 5th, 2017

How can you live with an addict and plan for change? A practical exercise to create a path for a positive future, whatever that future may hold.

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.

How can you have Happy Holidays in an addicted home?

How can you have Happy Holidays in an addicted home?

December 5th, 2016

Spending the Holidays in a family with alcohol or drug problems can bring on stress, depression or melancholy. But does it have to be so? Learn how you can create a holiday season that allows you the happiness you deserve, here.

Family affected by addiction: How to snap out of the cycle of codependency

Family affected by addiction: How to snap out of the cycle of codependency

September 27th, 2016

Is the addiction of a family member or a partner occupying your life? Snap out of co-dependent worry, fear and anxiety and get back into awareness. Here is how!

2 My parent is an alcoholic: 5 ways that you can help

My parent is an alcoholic: 5 ways that you can help

July 25th, 2016

As a child of alcoholic and addict parent(s) you may not be able to fix mom or dad. But, you can help by helping yourself first. Here is how.

Functional addicts: Is my loved one hiding an addiction?

Functional addicts: Is my loved one hiding an addiction?

May 15th, 2016

Do you suspect that a loved one is hiding an addiction? Parents, kids, spouses, lovers, and friends…all can become adept at functioning even when they are suffering inside.
So, what is addiction? And what can you do about it? We review here. Then, we invite your feedback and questions at the end.

11 Am I part of the problem? How to stop enabling addiction

Am I part of the problem? How to stop enabling addiction

March 17th, 2016

If someone that you love is in active addiction, what do you do? An explanation of three (3) behaviors to avoid here, with a section at the end for your questions.

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