Friends and Family

Is Your Loved One Addicted to Drugs or Alcohol?

Monday, February 24, 2014

Every person who is addicted to alcohol or drugs began as an occasional recreational user. Substance abuse is insidious, however, and addiction can develop over a period of months or even years. What was once casual abuse can easily become a life-threatening dependency — and even when serious consequences develop, the person who is addicted … Continued

Can drug addiction rehabs help repair my family relationships?

Friday, February 17, 2012

Oftentimes, drug addicts are completely unaware of the devastation they are causing in the lives of those around them, especially within their own families. Family members themselves will yell, scream, withdraw, cajole, rant, criticize, understand, negotiate, get fed up and try any other number of ways to manage their loved ones’ addiction, to no avail. … Continued

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