How To Practice Self Care As A Parent Of a Heroin Addict


As much as you want to love your child, you cannot help them unless and until you help yourself. You are not an infinite resource. The world says to give, give, give and that it’s selfish to receive. This couldn’t be further from the truth. You need to be whole before addressing anyone else’s needs. Also, addicts have to want to do the hard work to make change. Yes, they need support; however, that support doesn’t come in the way of enabling or by being codependent. When we talk about you helping yourself before you help others, your job is […]