Fear of Going into Treatment

“A part of me desperately wanted help and I knew I couldn’t do it alone. The otherpart of me wanted to stay in the decade long alcoholic stupor I called life.” – Jessica Springett I knew I needed treatment for 2 years before I actually went. I had...
Being an Addict’s Mom

Being an Addict’s Mom

“I found out within six months that both my sons were addicts and like every other mother, I just wanted to go into bed and never get out. It’s just a very, very sad place.” https://tinyurl.com/y4gr7jq6 Enabling or supporting what’s the difference? Don’t...

Recovery & Relapse

Recovery & Relapse “We started a group called ‘Moms Stop the Harm’ and we want to change how people view addiction. Not as a crime, but as a health and human rights issue.” Petra, ‘Moms Stop the Harm’ https://tinyurl.com/y5emxkf5 Petra believes that her son would...