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Function of the friends in addiction treatment

Beyond the scope of addiction recovery, friends play a pivotal role in the restoration and maintenance of our mental health. Friends are quintessential for counsel and support. With good friendship, you are provided with a good sense of purpose and belonging. And your self-confidence and self-worth increases.   Not all friendships are worthy ones. There…

By Contributor September 1, 2020 0

5 Health tips for the family

You might have wondered how possible it is for a family to remain fit and healthy. This occurs because they have set certain strict measures in place, which ensures that their health is well catered for. Below are 5 healthy tips you should incorporate into your family’s lifestyle: Regular exercise: The importance of exercising cannot…

By Contributor September 13, 2019 0

FEATURES OF THE FAMILY AS A SUPPORT SYSTEM

For anyone who has a good idea on how addiction works, he or she would know that addiction does not only affect the individual, it also affects the family, friends and anyone surrounding the addict. The same applies to addiction recovery, as it also affects family and friends. On the road to recovery, overcoming drug…

By Contributor August 21, 2019 0

THE ROLE OF THE FAMILY IN ADDICTION PREVENTION

The family is known to be the first environmental factor for changes in development, particularly when it comes to the social and emotional development of children. There are some psychological theories which are of the opinion that, the relationship between the environment and the child, is a reciprocal relationship. Hence, the behaviour of the parents,…

By Contributor August 6, 2019 0