Addiction a family disease

Addiction A Family Disease

Addiction & The Family Dynamics No family or individual is immune to the harrowing effects of addiction. Just as with any other chronic disease, alcohol and drug addiction afflicts people regardless of educational background, age, ethnicity, income level, religion or sexuality. Any person can become an addict and anyone can be affected by that person’s[…]

What is an Enabler?

It is in our nature to protect our loved ones but are we harming or helping them? Enabling is a term used to describe the complex relationship with an addict, and it is the enabler who suffers the consequences of the addict’s behaviour. Another term used in the context of a relationship with an addict[…]