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What Behavior is Considered Enabling?

It’s not uncommon for people struggling with alcohol and drug addiction to reach out for human comfort and support. Many understand that their affliction holds them back from the clean, sober life they’ll enjoy living. But the people in your orbit may not necessarily be providing the best support. Those in your circle may have…

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5 Ways You’re Enabling a Loved Ones Addiction

“Enabling” is one of those words that can cause an intense emotional response from the loved ones of addicts. Certainly, no one wants to be accused of enabling because few enablers think they’re doing anything more than “loving.” Loved ones of addicts must accept that enabling is a real problem. First of all, it can…