Holidays can be stressful for anyone, but particularly so for those in recovery.
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Addiction and mental health concerns can stress a family to breaking point; impact the stability of their home, unity, physical health and finances.
Living with addictions and mental health concerns can put family members under unusual stress. Routines might be constantly interrupted by unexpected or even frightening experiences that are part of living in a family where they are the fabric of daily life.
WHY IS THE HOLIDAY SEASON SO HARD?
Why is the Christmas season particularly harder than most?
For most people, Christmas is a very happy time of the year. However, for some it can be a sad and lonely time, even a time of crisis.
Recovery Freedom from our Addictions By Russell Brand
In this fearless and inspiringly honest book, Russell Brand takes his readers on a confronting, honest and endearingly refreshing journey of the 12 Step Program.
A recent article in the Sydney Morning Herald shared the clinical opinion of Dr Teoh, Clinical Director at Sydney's South Pacific Private mental health and addiction facility, on addiction and its impact on families.
Beachwood Offers Unique Opportunity for Continuing Care
Today I am grateful for…the art of practising gratitude (and why we do it)
"Cultivate the habit of being grateful for every good thing that comes to you, and to give thanks continuously. And because all things have contributed to your advancement, you should include all things in your gratitude.” ― Ralph Waldo Emerson