This Is Why Addiction Recovery Is Not Just For The Addict


By Fred Leaminson

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As parents of a recovering addict (17 months sober as of this writing), my wife Cathy and I have learned more than we ever wanted to know about addiction. One of the most important lessons we’ve learned – addiction recovery is not just for the addict.

If you’ve never dealt with a son or daughter (or another close family member) who is addicted to drugs or alcohol, that statement will likely be hard to understand. Parents and family members aren’t addicted, their family member is. That’s absolutely a true statement. Before having a son who battled…click here to continue reading