INTERACTIVE BOOK STUDIES
accidental drug poisoning
cope with holiday stress
families of addicts
grief and addiction
healing for families of addiction
holidays and addiction
mother of addict
recovery during the holidays
substance abuse disorder
support for families
the twelve and twelve
the twelve steps
when a loved one relapsed
July 11, 2019
Recovery coach Jamie Edwards shares personal and professional insight on codependency and three valuable tips that can help you take back you today.
December 11, 2018
Recovery coach Jamie Edwards details how naming your pain and lamenting heartbreak and loss can help you heal.
November 12, 2018
Standing strong in the space between codependency and tough love
“The friend who can be silent with us in a moment of despair or confusion, who can stay with us in an hour of grief and bereavement, who can tolerate not knowing…
not healing, not curing…that is a friend wh...
October 17, 2018
I was with a group of friends last night and someone shared this quote:
“Recovery does not cure us of every human imperfection or eliminate all pain
in our lives, but it gives us tools to deal with our problems
and continually work to improve ourselves.”
These words hav...
September 12, 2018
Unsure how to help an addict or alcoholic that you love? Recovery coach Jamie Edwards shares her personal experience navigating her daughter’s addiction, her fears and, ultimately, love.
May 17, 2018
Is abstinence the only way my loved one can get sober?
My initial answer to that question was emphatically YES! … until it wasn’t.
Scientific data, clinician attributions, disease model perspectives and empirical medical evidence simply do not support the abstinence only...
April 18, 2018
When A Family Member Relapses: The important role of Acceptance
Some of us see it coming, some of us don’t. Even if we saw the telltale signs, it doesn’t lessen the blow. Relapse is devastating for both the substance users and those who love them.
Our first question is...