Finding Balance: Caring for Yourself While Caring for Your Addicted Child

If your child has just begun a drug treatment program, you are likely experiencing a sense of relief and newly restored hopefulness. At the same time, you know that you still have a long road ahead, and it can be difficult to remain strong and optimistic after you have already been through so much. At […]

How Social Workers Can Aid the Families of Addicts

Struggling with an addiction is massive strain on more than an individual; it feeds into a cycle of stress and heartbreak that deeply impacts the lives of everyone in that person’s vicinity. This is why treatment has to extend beyond addict; an addict’s family needs as much support as he does, and when families aren’t […]