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Why I Wish I Had Held An Intervention

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Lessons from the Daughter of an Alcoholic My father was an avid record collector, an accomplished photographer and an imaginative artist. He loved camping, taking road trips, playing guitar and blasting classic rock ...

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When is an Intervention Necessary?

By |July 19th, 2021|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

How to Help an Addict Tips for How & When to Stage an Intervention Do you have a family member or a close friend who has been struggling with severe drug or alcohol addiction? ...

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Addiction Treatment for the LGBTQ+ Community

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Sobriety for All Recovery for LGBTQ+ Individuals Members of the LGBTQ+ community face a unique set of challenges that lead to an increased susceptibility to substance abuse and dependence. Not only do members ...

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Ask the Experts – How to Help a Family Member Struggling with Addiction

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Ask the Experts How Do I Help a Loved One Struggling with Addiction? If you have a family member who has been struggling with substance abuse or dependence, it’s ...

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Signs That Your Parent Is An Addict

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Coping With an Addicted Parent “We never know the love of a parent till we become parents ourselves.” – Henry Ward Beecher If it was not for the guidance and influence of our parents, ...

‘The Queen’s Gambit’ and Addiction Recovery: How One Netflix Series Proves Recovery is the Greatest Move of All

By |December 9th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

October 23, 2020 Netflix released a new series that has become a hit and is changing the way that people look at the game of chess, addiction recovery, and woman's empowerment. Since the release ...

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The Truth About PTSD and Substance Abuse

By |June 9th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Substance abuse is often linked to other mental health disorders. It is commonly comorbid with mental health concerns such as depression, anxiety and unresolved trauma. One of the most common comorbid disorders is addiction ...

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Do Mental Health Issues Cause Addiction?

By |May 6th, 2020|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

There has always been a very strong link between mental health and addiction. Up until recently, when an individual presented symptoms of a mental health condition and of a substance abuse disorder, the two ...

5 Do’s and Don’ts of Talking to Your Loved One About Their Addiction

By |May 7th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

If you suspect your loved one has a substance use problem and is in denial about it, bringing up the topic can feel awkward or even frightening. Defensiveness is the default response to such conversations ...