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Rebuilding Relationships During Recovery

Addiction can be lonely and isolating. For those dealing with addiction, family support can make a world of difference. Addiction scars many families. Some, unfortunately, are harmed by lying, cheating, and manipulation. Even after rehab, it can be hard for relationships to recovery without extra support. Most addiction treatment programs today include family therapy programs…

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How Addiction Affects Relationships

Drug and alcohol addiction touches everyone in a user’s life. Many people struggling with addiction can feel isolated or hopeless. They may alienate family and friends. These loved ones suffer their own stress and heartache over an addiction they cannot control. Over time, addiction can cause rifts and destroy relationships between parents, children, siblings, and…

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5 Benefits of Family Counseling

Addiction affects the entire family. Those struggling with addiction may lie or manipulate loved ones. Family members may stress or worry about their child, spouse, or loved one dealing with addiction. Unfortunately, addiction can tear families apart, making it more difficult for everyone to heal. Support from family and loved ones is crucial to successful…

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Mending Relationships After Rehab

Drug and alcohol addiction changes the way a person interacts with others. It is common for a person to find themselves losing friendships and struggling with family relationships. That happens for many reasons, but it often is a direct result of substance use disorder. You can fix relationships after rehab, creating a new understanding of…

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Common Signs of Codependency

Relationships between friends, partners, and family members should be mutually beneficial. However, in some cases, the relationships are unhealthy when one person becomes codependent on the other. Those who exhibit signs of codependency should consider a family therapy program at Baltimore Detox Center to discuss their feelings and find ways to become healthy participants in…