Sep 17, 2019

How an Addict’s Behavior Changes Your Relationship

Being in a close relationship with an addict—be it a spouse, parent, child, or sibling—can be difficult. There comes a rise in...
Sep 16, 2019

How Drug Addicts Think Differently

On the surface, some drug addicts might seem like completely normal people. In many cases, they still very much are. But as you become...
Sep 13, 2019

Continuing Care Throughout Recovery

Often, we push away loved ones during our active addiction. Recovery is a lifelong process. Even if we were lucky enough to be able to make...
Sep 11, 2019

What to Do If Your Addicted Son or Daughter Asks You for Money

No parent wants to see their child hurting or in harm’s way. Sometimes it can be difficult to ask our loved one what the money they are...
Sep 10, 2019

How to Stop Enabling a Drug Addict

Drug and alcohol addiction is never beneficial--whether for the addict or the people they love. Not only does it encourage poor habits, but...
Sep 4, 2019

10 Telltale Signs and Symptoms of Opiate Addiction

We can tell when something has changed with our loved ones. Whether it is guilt and shame over their behaviors, a physical issue, grief, a...
Sep 3, 2019

Addressing Your Loved Ones About Your Addiction

Handling your own addiction can be difficult with its many trials and tribulation--resisting temptations, mood swings, experiencing...
Aug 30, 2019

Paths to Recovery: One Size Does Not Fit All

Recovery is an individualized process that typically involves detoxing, figuring out core issues and any co-occurring disorders whether...