WHY FAMILY THERAPY WITH ADDICTS WORKS

Why Family Therapy With Addicts Works?

Families affected by substance abuse disorder may find a family therapy program to be particularly beneficial. The entire family is impacted by addiction, and some family members may adopt particular roles (enabler, overachiever) as a coping mechanism. Family counseling can help mend strained bonds and give members of the family constructive coping mechanisms. According to…

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3 WAYS TO HOST AN INTERVENTION

3 Ways To Host An Intervention

If a loved one in your life is struggling with substance abuse problems, you may want to host an intervention for them. People who struggle with addiction may not seek help on their own, even if they know that they’re in a downward spiral. It can be difficult to ask for help, especially for individuals…

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HOW COMMON IS A DUAL-DIAGNOSIS

How Common Is A Dual-Diagnosis?

In a nutshell, a dual diagnosis is quite common, which is why many rehab centers offer treatment for both substance abuse and mental health disorders. This is because mental health issues can lead to addiction, and addiction can trigger mental health issues or make an existing condition worse. It is not unusual for people struggling…

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8 SIGNS OF A PRESCRIPTION ADDICTION

8 Signs Of A Prescription Addiction

Abuse of prescription drugs refers to the use of a substance in a way that was not intended by the prescribing physician. Early detection of prescription drug usage and prompt treatment measures may stop the issue from developing into an addiction. Learning to recognize the warning signs of prescription drug abuse could be key to…

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