Bridge out of darkness…is growth

Bridge out of darkness…is growth

I spent many years of my life in a position of pain and emotional struggle. I had difficulty with even the most basic human interactions and responsibilities. I quite literally lost the ability to function as a normal person. And throughout the whole ordeal, there...
Pause When Agitated or Doubtful

Pause When Agitated or Doubtful

Regularly, I hear baffled parents recount interactions with their addicted children, wondering things such as: Why did I agreed to that? How did I get talked into this? I can’t believe I said that to my kid! I totally went back on what I and my spouse agreed to. I am...
Give it Away to Keep It

Give it Away to Keep It

How can parents continue to grow and develop in their recovery over time? Parents often come to their first meeting feeling hopeless and the first thing they usually learn is that they are not alone. Knowing this is a tremendous relief. Finding others who are willing...
My Eyeopener…Lesson One

My Eyeopener…Lesson One

Unlike most people, my whole life has been an open book. Regardless if it was good or bad, my motto has always been that it is what it is. I was blessed with three sons who grew up like most do and like all moms I just knew they would become amazing men with an...