Supporting sobriety when a loved one is in recovery

By Shepell           


Whether it’s a romantic partnership, a decade-long friendship, or a family member, having a close personal bond with a Supporting sobriety _Responsible Use of Drugs and Alcoholrecovering alcoholic is often scary, overwhelming, and confusing. You want to be supportive and help them in every way you can, but how to go about this may not be so obvious. To compound this, alcoholism and its recovery process remain largely taboo subjects in society today. It’s no wonder we feel ill-equipped to be supportive when someone needs this kind of help. Let’s take a look at some of the common questions people have when a loved one is going through recovery.…