therapist telling her client how to help an alcoholic family member

How to Help an Alcoholic

Are you wondering how to help an alcoholic? You might be if you are watching a loved one struggle with an alcohol dependency. While you cannot force someone into treatment, there are helpful things you can do to encourage her. Knowing that she has support from those who care about her could be the push…

young boy suffering from addiction and family

The Connection Between Addiction and Family

Your family members can be the closest allies in your struggle to overcome addiction. However, in some cases, they can also contribute to the habit. What do you need to know about the connection between addiction and family? How does it affect your healing? Substance Abuse Affects Your Relationships There is little doubt that dependency…