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
Cathy Patterson-Sterling, Director of Family Services at Sunshine Coast Health Center, talks about addiction treatment as a foundational tool in recovery and offers steps to take in the case of a slip or relapse.
Geoff Thompson, Program Director for Sunshine Coast Health Centre, gives an overview of external orientation based on one of Wayne Dyer’s themes from his new movie “Ambition to Meaning.”
Geoff Thompson, Program Director at Sunshine Coast Health Centre, discusses what can be learned about the nature of addiction from Hollywood and movies such as Leaving Las Vegas.
Cathy Patterson-Sterling, Director of Family Services at Sunshine Coast Health Centre, explains how to find a window of opportunity for a teaching situation when a loved one has a slip in their recovery.