Support for Families

Peer Pressure, Teens and Drugs

By |May 22nd, 2018|

When teens face peer pressure from their friends in and out of school, it influences the choices they make. A child’s friends play a substantial role in their d [...]

Living as the Spouse of an Alcoholic

By |February 21st, 2018|

Hi, my name is Lori. Unlike most who write for this website, I am neither an addict nor someone with expertise on addiction. What I am is the former spouse of a [...]

How Addiction Affects Children

By |February 17th, 2018|

Children don't always live the happy lives illustrated so often in movies and on TV. When a child observes their parents suffering from some addiction during th [...]

Help for Spouses of Alcoholics is Available

By |June 2nd, 2016|

When a loved one has an addiction to alcohol everyone in the family suffers, especially the spouse of the alcoholic. The spouse of an alcoholic can feel isolate [...]

Helping Children Understand Drug and Alcohol Treatment

By |March 13th, 2013|

Today I’d like to talk to you about the children’s program at The Arbor. The children’s program gives children tools to deal with their feelings about addicti [...]