father drinking in front of children, the consequences of growing up with an alcoholic father

An Alcoholic Father Can Lead To Addiction

In her ground-breaking 1983 book titled, Adult Children of Alcoholics, Dr. Janet Woititz outlines the personality traits of children who grow up in a home that includes an alcoholic father. The consequences children in these situations face still apply even today. Children of an Alcoholic Father Have Abandonment Issues Children afraid of abandonment will desperately…

man wondering how to stop an addiction dead in its tracks

How To Stop An Addiction

Whether you’re struggling with a drug or alcohol dependency, figuring out how to stop an addiction can be frustrating. Many people have tried multiple times to quit on their own, but end up relapsing. Relapses can be devastating, often making everyone involved feel helpless and hopeless. Millions of people around the world once felt the…