Counselling is not the only option

Counselling is not the only option

Counselling is not the only option   Drug and alcohol use affects not only the person using the substance themselves, but the people around them too. It is estimated that for every problematic substance user, between five and twenty family members are affected by...
Drugs, alcohol and lies

Drugs, alcohol and lies

It’s tough for family or friends of substance users to understand why their loved one lies to them about their drug or alcohol use (I’ll refer to drug use from this point on, to include alcohol). It’s also incredibly frustrating because when we know someone is lying...