RESOURCES – Blogs

“So she packed up her potential and all that she had learned, grabbed a colorful scarf and a cute pair of boots, and headed out to change a few things.”

~ Leigh Standley
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BALM Blog — Be A Loving Mirror

Help for families struggling with addiction.
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Breaking the Cycles with Lisa Frederiksen

Simplifies breakthrough brain, addiction, secondhand drinking, mental health, toxic stress, ACEs (adverse childhood experiences) and related research since 2008.
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Cathy Taughinbaugh

FEATUREDHelping Parents Find Peace.
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Center for Motivation and Change: Blog for Individuals and Families

Our goal? Better, more effective and more respectful treatment for people struggling with substance use, as well as their families.
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Front Porch Thoughts by Nancy Vericker

NEW THIS WEEK Dedicated to hope, healing, faith, family, recovery and the awesome beauty to be discovered every day – in all its glory and all its down and dirty grittiness.
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Kathy Donovan - A Mothers Addiction Journey

Katie Donovan

FEATUREDA Mother’s Addiction Journey.
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Libby Cataldi: Thursday Meditations

I write about addiction, my Italian heritage, my relationship with my grandmother and mother. I write with the hope that you will find yourself in my stories.
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Lisa Hillman

A Story of Hope for Parents with an Addicted Child.
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Maureen Cavanaugh — Magnolia Beginnings

FEATUREDA Mother’s Journey Through Her Daughter’s Opioid Addiction.
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Open Sky Blog with Victoria Stith

FEATUREDAre you ready to find peace of mind and freedom again? Stepping out of the madness of addiction is the most helpful thing you can do for your child.
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Recovery of the Spirit with Marilea C. Rabasa, M.A.

Helping to replace the shame and stigma of addiction with the understanding that addiction is a brain disease, compassion for those affected by it, and government support of treatment.
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Sandy Swenson – Dandelion Strong blog

FEATUREDWe may often feel fragile, but we are strong. And we are many.
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Seeking Serenity

Three parents journey through their children’s addictions.
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She Recovers

An international movement of women (self-identified) in or seeking recovery from a variety of issues, including substance use disorders and other behavioral health issues, trauma, abuse, codependency, and grief.
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