Saving Myself

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The boundaries we set are not for our addicts. They are not to save them. We do not have the power to save them. We set boundaries to save ourselves.

The Sober World Magazine – July 30, 2019

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The Gift of No Shame

Who carries shame in the world of addiction? Is it the sick one or families, or both? What does shame feel like? And how can you find the gift of NO SHAME?

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A Future You

Regardless of the origin of your child’s addiction, it’s not useful to indulge in shame or self-blame…..For all of us moms of addicted children, moving forward steadily in whatever way we can will give us the best chance of getting to the other side, of coming to a point where we can support our children as they manage their illness.

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