woman supporting husband in therapy as they deal with family problems during recovery

Dealing With Family Problems During Recovery

Bringing Up Old Feelings At some point during the addiction recovery process, things will get very real. Understanding one’s addiction will eventually require some painful self-reflection. You’ll need to look at what caused you to succumb to the temptation that ultimately led to your addiction. Being honest with oneself is the only way to treat…

young girl smiling next to father who learned how to stop being an enabler

How to Stop Being an Enabler

If you’ve had a friend or a loved one who suffered alcoholism or addiction, you may have been guilty of enabling the addiction without even knowing it. Enabling drug addiction is a dangerous proposition as it delays proper addiction treatment, often with deadly consequences. Addicts are experts at covering their addiction or making excuses. Often…