How to Cope When a Loved One Has a Substance Use Disorder

It’s hard having a loved one with a substance use disorder; fear and anger mingle with worry and compassion as your loved one’s substance use seems to get steadily worse. This can take a toll on your mental and physical health. Elsewhere, we’ve looked at how to help a loved one with a substance use […]

Five Essential Types of Boundaries

Boundaries. The word alone might spur tension or hesitation, but boundaries are necessary and beneficial to addiction recovery. Though the type and number differs by individual, here are five common areas to boost: Material This may be one of the easiest to put into practice. Despite the “sharing is caring” mantra, there should still be […]