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Pitfalls to Avoid – Part 2

There are many common pitfalls when it comes to life and recovery in particular. Some of these we talk about in our family program, which if you have not yet attended I highly recommend you

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Family Addiction Help | Responsibility | Self Awareness

Pitfalls to Avoid – Part 1

There are many common pitfalls when it comes to life and recovery in particular. I want to take this series to talk about eight of them as they relate to families and loves ones of

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Addiction Recovery (Life After Treatment) | Family Addiction Help

Our Healing Journey

It is natural as humans to be in a perpetual striving for growth. Given this, I want to take this 6-part series to talk about tools that will help you in your healing journey. We

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Family Addiction Help

5 Self Care Tips for Families of Addiction

With the days getting shorter and darker and the amount of vitamin D we get from the sun decreasing, many of us are experiencing some symptoms of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). Because of this, it

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Addiction and Society

Worrying About Your Loved One In Addiction or Recovery

When you love someone who struggles with addiction, it is easy to get caught up in worrying about them. Where are they?

Addiction Recovery (Life After Treatment) | Family Addiction Help | Forgiveness | Parenting | Relationships | Shame and Guilt

Healing and Moving Forward After Your Loved One Comes Home from Treatment

If you are reading this program, your loved one is possibly fresh home from his stay here at SCHC, and there is still much work to do to heal hurts and move forward from the

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Addiction Recovery (Life After Treatment) | Boundaries | Family Addiction Help | Parenting | Relapse Prevention | Relationships

Encouraging Authorship After Your Loved One Returns Home

We know that having authorship over one’s life is the only way to attain meaning and purpose in one’s life. We also know that the best way to stave off addiction is by leading a

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Addiction Recovery (Life After Treatment) | Family Addiction Help

Drinking Habit, Relapse, & Bargaining: Common Questions from Families in Addiction

How do I Tell the Difference Between a Drinking Habit or Problem? I am going to answer this question assuming that by “problem” you mean addiction. Sometimes it is hard to tell the difference between

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Relapse | Relapse Prevention

Facts About Relapse

Facts About Relapse For families with loved ones in recovery from addiction, the R word is a very scary word. If you have been to our Family Program weekend, you are probably much less scared

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Boundaries | Family Addiction Help

Interpersonal Boundaries

Why Boundaries Are Important As a loved one of someone grappling with addiction, interpersonal boundaries are important because one of the key features of addiction is that the person’s number one relationship shifts from their

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Family Addiction Help

Addiction Recovery for Families: Managing our Emotions

Emotion Self-Regulation Each person’s ability to regulate their own emotions has a great impact on their personal well-being and the quality of their relationships. People struggling with addiction are often poor at regulating their own

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Relapse, Addiction & The Stages of Change

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Relapse, Addiction & The Stages of Change

Relapse and Fear For families with loved ones in recovery from addiction, the R-word is a very scary word. Family members typically fear relapse because they make sense of it as a disaster or failure

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