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“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

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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Inspired Possibility

Inspired Possibility

Barb Klein is a possibilitator. Opening to possibility is where everything begins!
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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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Marvelous Mess

Our Marvelous Mess

Life is messy. And knowing you’re not alone makes all the difference. Join the journey as we reflect on life, love, loss and healing.
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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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Recovery Support Apps

Self-care is critical in tough times like these. That’s why Hazelden has made its four most popular self-care apps free for a limited time.
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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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Lisa Hillman

Secrets No More

Hope for Parents with an Addicted Child.
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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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The Resilient Journey Blog

The Resilient Journey Blog

Adversity makes us better people. I am here with you on this journey - offer support, share what I have learned and what I am still learning. Here we find refuge in the fragile fight.
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