Entangled – A Mother’s Story

Entangled – A Mother’s Story

Provided by SMART Recovery Family & Friends Facilitator, Sara Crosby, MSW, CSW-PIP “The salvation of man is through love and in love.” – Viktor Frankl I love my son.  Classically, I don’t always like him, but I love him in a profound way that poets and...
Inviting Change

Inviting Change

by Carrie Wilkens, PhD and Jeff Foote, PhD If you have someone in your life who is using substances in a problematic way, you may often wonder what you can do to help them decide to change. You may be frightened or mad at them for making bad choices. It’s also likely...
Grieving a Living Loved One – Family & Friends

Grieving a Living Loved One – Family & Friends

By Ellen Kolton, MPH – SMART Recovery Family & Friends Facilitator Someone dies. Life ends. Death is final. Grief begins. Bereavement is often a long, slow, and, of course, sad process. But what about grieving someone who is still alive? Someone whose life...