8 Dysfunctional Family Roles in Addiction

Addiction is a family disease. And much like addiction itself, the resultant family dysfunction quite often operates in a cycle. The addict’s behavior affects the rest of the family in various ways and, as they respond with a wide range of coping mechanisms, their reactive behaviors influence that of the addict or alcoholic. The manifestation […]

Staging an Intervention: Things You Should Know

Staging an Intervention: Things You Should Know

It hurts to watch someone you love struggle with addiction. No matter how much you may beg or plead, they continue to hurt themselves. They suffer legal troubles, the loss of relationships, and the degeneration of physical health. Meanwhile, they often hurt those they love most in the process. Requests to seek help are met […]