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Family Therapy for Substance Use Disorder
Family Therapy for Substance Use Disorder

According to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), 1 in 10 children grow up in a home where at least one parent has a substance use disorder (SUD). Because of this, the way that treatment for clients with addiction has evolved from focusing on just the patient, to focusing on the entire […]

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How to Cope with Addiction Cravings
Coping Strategies for Substance Use

As we talk about substance use many terms come to mind. As I conduct groups for substance use and talk about ways of overcoming use we come across the term coping skills. A coping skill to be an action -to deal with stress, problems, or uncomfortable emotions. Unhealthy coping strategies tend to feel good in […]

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How to Support Your Teen Through Addiction Recovery
11 Smart Ways to Support Your Teen’s Recovery

If your teen is on the road to recovery, congratulations! You can help them remain successful by pitching in! Here are 11 smart ways to kick-start your teen’s lifelong commitment to sobriety: So, what do you really know about addiction? If you’ve only gone as far as reading general interest blog articles about the disease, […]

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