Category Archives: Addiction Help

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  • Enabling Behaviors in Drug and Alcohol Addiction and Codependency: Image Series
    July 6, 2018
    So many families are often confused on where to draw the line with helping a family member who is struggling with addiction – especially if that person is your child. Parents want to know how to help an addict without enabling… if you are enabling addiction, are you loving...
  • Help for Parents and Loved Ones in Denial About Addiction of Family Members
    June 23, 2018
    Enabling is the act of shielding a loved one who is struggling with addiction from the consequences of his or her substance abuse. Families can enable the addiction without even knowing they are doing so. Many actions that family members or loved ones take with the intention of helping...
  • 6 Ways You’re Enabling Your Loved One’s Addiction
    June 12, 2018
    Substance abuse problems across the United States are rampant. This unfortunate reality affects more than 21 million Americans. Even worse, this widespread pattern of drug abuse has put millions of American families in proximity to a dangerous addiction. The challenges of supporting a family member who struggles with drugs...
  • Is Your Husband Hiding Addiction?
    May 22, 2018
    Wives with husbands who are struggling with addiction often find it difficult to understand why their spouses are attempting to hide their addictions from them. In many cases, a wife believes her husband is intentionally trying to hide his addiction from her with mischievous intentions or to prevent her...
  • Working Through Self-Guilt and Shame During Recovery from Addiction
    April 23, 2018
    Guilt can tear you up inside. It is a demon that some people fight for the rest of their lives. Guilt will creep up in your life, wrapping around and strangling you, leaving you drained and crippled emotionally. For those fighting addiction, guilt is just another layer on top...
  • How to Help a Family Member Addicted to Pain Medication
    March 26, 2018
    Opioid addiction is a serious problem in our society and has rightfully been labeled a national epidemic. However, after surgeries or during injuries, some people are looking for relief, and pain medication can be helpful. Finding a balance between alleviating pain and preventing dependency can be tricky. Dependency can...
  • Roxicodone Addiction, Withdrawal and Treatment for Detox and Rehab
    March 19, 2018
    Balancing Roxicodone Risks of Dependency with Its Benefits Roxicodone, also known as Roxycodone, is an opioid. More specifically, it is a white crystalline powder that comes from the opium alkaloid thebaine. It has an immediate release, and like many opioids, physicians can prescribe it to help patients deal with...
  • Reflections Recovery Center: Exceptionally LGBT-Friendly Drug and Alcohol Rehab
    February 12, 2018
    Giving effective care for an individual in recovery from substance abuse and addiction means treating the “whole person,” and caring for who that person truly is. The ultimate goal of addiction treatment and recovery is to help an individual learn who they truly are and how to live their...
  • Reflections Recovery Center in Arizona Offers Help for Out-of-State Families
    January 22, 2018
    There’s something to be said about putting distance between the past and the future – literally and figuratively. This ideology is increasingly evident when seeking addiction treatment and recovery for alcohol or drug use. Imagine your journey of sobriety to be like a new, personal story of your life....
  • Does My College-Aged Son Need Rehab?
    December 4, 2017
    When you help your son pack his things and send him off to college and life on his own, it can seem pretty straightforward at first. He’s a man now. Your job as a parent is over. The responsibility for his future rests in his hands. But when you...