Adult Addict and Parents Can Benefit from Family Therapy

2019-08-14T15:58:55-04:00

Parents of an adult addict often find themselves between a rock and a hard place, to say the least. They want to show love and support, to help their son or daughter through an incredibly difficult and perilous time, but that child may not be interested in receiving aid. For those who aren't sure where [...]

Adult Addict and Parents Can Benefit from Family Therapy2019-08-14T15:58:55-04:00

What Can You Do for an Addicted Loved One?

2019-08-14T16:26:25-04:00

A larger number of people than you might think would be able to admit that a loved one of theirs is suffering from alcoholism or from an addiction. Though it's difficult enough to watch people you care about struggle with anything, substance abuse can be especially painful, confusing, and dismaying to watch. What can you [...]

What Can You Do for an Addicted Loved One?2019-08-14T16:26:25-04:00

Addicted Family Member Support and Healing

2019-08-14T16:48:38-04:00

The concept of family can be vastly different from person to person. For some, it follows the kinds of conventions seen in most textbook examples, but for others, the word alone can have a painful sting. Especially for an addicted family member, the reactions and behaviors of their relatives can make all the difference in [...]

Addicted Family Member Support and Healing2019-08-14T16:48:38-04:00

Addiction in Families Takes Parts from a Whole

2019-08-15T11:00:54-04:00

Part of the reason that addiction in families has such a huge effect is because family units are just that-- units.  They're a group, a "system," a collection of people who contribute to a whole, and treating addiction within a family needs to also involve all of them.  Though the individuals within it all contribute [...]

Addiction in Families Takes Parts from a Whole2019-08-15T11:00:54-04:00

Family Involvement Aids in Substance Abuse Recovery

2019-08-15T11:02:14-04:00

For many people who are in need of treatment for substance abuse, recognizing the addiction itself can be one of the most difficult parts.  It can be made harder if the issue is brought up by someone else, such as a close friend or a family member, but often times this external source is crucial in [...]

Family Involvement Aids in Substance Abuse Recovery2019-08-15T11:02:14-04:00

Teen Recovery and the Value of Support

2019-08-15T11:02:20-04:00

The journey past addiction within teen recovery is a long one and requires varying methods and support systems in order to reach success.  "Traditional" therapy isn't enough, in many cases, and the adolescent is usually best aided while working through rehab if he or she has family, friends, and others to be supportive presences.  In addition, [...]

Teen Recovery and the Value of Support2019-08-15T11:02:20-04:00

Family Therapy Sessions Foster Understanding

2019-08-15T11:03:58-04:00

Addiction is a very personal experience, but it doesn't have to be an individual one.  Family therapy sessions have been proven to be highly effective in engaging the family as a whole to learn how the addiction of one member has affected both individual members of the family and the family as a unit.  Consider this as an [...]

Family Therapy Sessions Foster Understanding2019-08-15T11:03:58-04:00

Outpatient Detox/Withdraw Symptom Management Can Be Your Addiction Solution

2019-08-15T11:05:01-04:00

When approaching recovery from addiction, there are a lot of options available to you for consideration.  One such offering of The Bergand Group is outpatient detox/withdraw symptom management programs, a period of guidance and support throughout an intense time in the patient's life as he or she moves toward sobriety. Discover Whether Outpatient Detox/Withdraw Symptom [...]

Outpatient Detox/Withdraw Symptom Management Can Be Your Addiction Solution2019-08-15T11:05:01-04:00

Addiction Affects Family Dynamics

2019-08-15T11:05:38-04:00

Living with addiction is one thing, but many people don't take into consideration that addiction affects family as well as the individual.  If you are struggling with substance abuse, your loved ones may also be having difficulty on a day to day basis.  If it's someone else in your family rather than you who is [...]

Addiction Affects Family Dynamics2019-08-15T11:05:38-04:00

Addiction is a Family Disease

2019-08-15T11:21:30-04:00

Addiction is a disease that affects the whole family. Whether the addict is a parent, child or even a close family friend, addiction creates suffering within the whole family. “Addiction is a family disease that stresses the family to the breaking point, impacts the stability of the home, the family's unity, mental health, physical health, [...]

Addiction is a Family Disease2019-08-15T11:21:30-04:00