Three Lessons for Family Members of an Addict

Three Lessons for Family Members of an Addict I had many sleepless nights when my son was in active addiction.  Questions raced through my mind such as: Why can’t he stop using?  Why does he relapse after a hospital detox? What happened to the person I love?  He...

Family Help: Going from Isolation to Connection

Throughout my life, I always thought I had to do it alone and that I was the only one that had felt so isolated and alone.  I thought that I was unique in my circumstances and if I  shared  that with others, it  would alienate me even further. These feelings came into...