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How to Cope When Someone You Love is Addicted to Alcohol

Article by Helaina Hovitz on Rewire January 2018


It Can be nerve wracking to talk about addiction, but support groups can help you navigate this sensitive subject with your loved one image

In Heleaina Hovitz' article on Rewire, " Having a partner or sibling with a substance abuse problem puts a tremendous strain on your relationship. It can disrupt family gatherings and even has the potential to uproot your life entirely. You never know when the next shoe will drop, when you’ll get a phone call you’re dreading or whether you should be up all night worrying...So how do you handle it when things do get out of control? How do you continue to lead as healthy a life as possible? And what do you do when you fear your loved one’s life is at risk?"