How can you restore trust with loved ones? Can you mend broken relationships? Seven (7) practical tips for building trust after a bout with addiction. More here.
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.
Cravings are an expected and normal part of the process of quitting drinking. Here, we outline three (3) main ways you can address the urge to drink. Your questions are welcomed and invited at the end.
Can't quite grasp alcoholism as a "disease"? A look at the basics of defining alcohol addiction and its treatment, here.
April is alcohol awareness month! More here on the impacts of problem drinking, signs you need help, and what you can do about it.
What to expect when you leave an addict (or lose them to addiction)...from someone who's been through it.
Some great tips for avoiding pitfalls of substance abuse in your later years. Plus, where you can go for help if needed! Seriously required reading.
Is someone that you love causing you pain? Let them hit rock bottom. More on this strategy here.
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.
A personal look into how drinking can be a learned behavior in family and social systems. With hope for a solution!