Setting Boundaries: A Key Part of Recovery

Setting Boundaries: A Key Part of Recovery

Myth: Boundaries are walls we place around ourselves to keep others away. In fact, boundaries are protection and a key part of a healthy and successful recovery. Addiction to drugs or alcohol takes its toll on relationships, especially with those you love most. Whether you or a loved one is seeking addiction treatment, setting clear…

Addiction Recovery for Fathers

Addiction Recovery for Fathers

As a dad, you want your children to always look at you as their hero. However, if you’re struggling with substance use, the effects of your addiction are bound to impact or even devastate your family. Even if you believe you’re hiding the signs and your family doesn’t know, you’re probably mistaken. Over time, drugs and alcohol…

Healing Relationships Hurt by Addiction

Healing Relationships Hurt by Addiction

When you have an addiction to drugs or alcohol, it seems like nothing remains untouched by this disease. While personal ramifications affect your physical health and emotional wellbeing, you aren’t the only one impacted by your addiction. Those you’re closest to are also hurt by how drugs or alcohol influence your decisions and behavior. As…