Category Archives: addicted spouse

how to stage an intervention

How to Stage an Intervention

Addiction is a terrible force to have to overcome. It can be painful watching a loved one fall victim to drug or alcohol abuse. If someone in your life desperately needs help, staging an intervention can be the first step in their recovery. An intervention is a conversation between the

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Living As The Spouse Of An Addict: 10 Coping Strategies For You

Do you love someone struggling with addiction? Do you lie awake- night after night- hoping and praying for a change? For an answer or some much-needed relief? You’re not alone. Addiction ravages families around the country. Being the spouse of an addict can feel incredibly lonely and painful. Let’s get

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How To Live With An Addict Who Refuses Treatment: An Emergency Guide

Being forced to sit back and watch one of your loved ones battle with drug or alcohol addiction is one of the hardest things you’ll ever have to do. It can be especially difficult when the person steadfastly refuses to get professional help for their problem. There are more than 14,000