Tag Archives: Enabling Behaviors

Simple Tips to Help Family Members Cope With Addiction Within the Family

Simple Tips to Help Family Members Cope With Addiction Within the Family

Much research has been done regarding the effects of substance abuse on an addict. When someone is addicted, there is plenty of focus on how to provide treatment and help them stay sober. However, family members often don’t receive the attention and treatment they need. If you are an addict’s family member, you’re probably going […]

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How to Identify Codependent and Enabling Behaviors

How to Identify Codependent and Enabling Behaviors

Sometimes, “Helping” Is Actually Hurting When a close friend or loved one is actively addicted to drugs or alcohol, the addiction can have disastrous effects for everyone in proximity. It’s important for the friends and loved ones of people struggling with addiction to recognize unhealthy behaviors and coping mechanisms that may be contributing to the […]

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