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Help for the Family

An addiction destroys families as much as it destroys individuals. Living with an addict is both heartbreaking and exhausting. Family members are torn between how to help the addict and how to avoid being sucked into the addict’s world.

Here are some helpful suggestions that I have found over the years of working with addicts and their families. I hope they can help you.

Things You Can Do For the Addict

Things You Can Do For Yourself

The Three C’s of Dealing with an Addict

You can’t stop drinking or using for another person.”

Helpful Links for Family and Friends of Addicts

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Last Modified: May 25, 2015
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