Category: Parent Resources

Should I Go into Rehab Over Christmas

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If you’re struggling with drug or alcohol addiction, rehab and getting treatment is one of the best things you can do for yourself….

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7 Reasons to Go to Rehab Now Not Later

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Going to rehab is a big decision and it can be a scary one. After all, dedicating 1-3+ months of your life to…

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How Long Should I Stay in Rehab?

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If you’re struggling with a drug or alcohol use disorder, rehab is your best option to recover. Rehabilitation includes medically supervised detox, clinical…

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What Can a Mother Say to Her Addict Child

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Realizing your child is addicted to drugs or alcohol is a painful moment for anyone. As parents, our children are a source of…

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When to Hold an Intervention

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Today, an estimated 18.5 million Americans have a substance use disorder. That’s more than 1 in 20. Yet, less than 11% of us…

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7 Signs of Denial in an Addict

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Millions of Americans struggle with substance use disorder, colloquially known as “addiction”. Yet only a small fraction of us ever get help. For…

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How to Send a Loved One to Rehab in 5 Easy Steps 

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If your loved one is struggling with substance abuse, detox and rehab may be the best choice for them. Rehab, which often includes detox, behavioral…

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How Do I Choose the Right Rehab?

Sheer Recovery How Do I Choose the Right Rehab photo of a Wife supporting her husband in therapy

If you’re considering going to rehab, it’s, without a doubt, a good decision. At the same time, rehab is a life-changing decision. You…

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The Effects of Mental Health Challenges on Loved Ones


The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) states that 1 in 6 Americans, or 46.6 million of us, struggle with mental health problems. These range from…

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How to Be Supportive to Your Addict After Rehab


Struggling with a substance use disorder can seem like the end of your life, especially for those who hit rock bottom. Rehab is…

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