Addiction is a disease that affects the whole family of a drug addict. The whole family suffers for one person. That is why it’s very important for the family to be adequate to fight addiction and bring their loved one to recovery. Drug Addiction destroys families as much as it destroys the suffering person. Living with an addict is both excruciating and grueling. Family members are tattered between how to help the suffering member and trying not to be trapped into that person’s manipulative world of pain and loss. With our experience in drug addiction treatnment since the twelve years, we have found some useful things you can do for your loved one after they have undergone a residential treatment procedure.
Family or loved one’s becomes co addicts and reacts like one, so they need to know they are also affected by drug addiction and they have a very important role to play in their loved one’s recovery journey. That’s why regular family counseling is so important. Family counseling services are available for both in-patient and out-patient clients.
We encourage family members (wife, father, mother, siblings and matured or young adolescent spouses) to attend our family meeting where suffering families share their experience, strength and hope. These family meetings are very useful for their loved ones successful recovery journey. The topics and sharing of these meetings are strictly confidential.
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