ADDICTION AND FAMILY
The Drug Rollercoaster
One of our staff members tells his story of how one Xanax led him down a path of destruction. From there he spiraled, lost sight of himself and came to Narconon to change his life for the better.
Unhealthy Relationships in Addiction
One of our graduates talks about how he was unfaithful and constantly lied to his ex. Over time the relationship deteriorated. Lying, cheating, and treating one another poorly is detrimental to a healthy relationship.
Addiction Can Impact Anyone
When you think of someone who is struggling with addiction, there is no set image of what to think. Just like everyone in the world, addicts have different upbringings and come from different walks of life.
The Dangers of Drug-Fueled Relationships
Many addicts are in drug-fueled relationships. They feel pressured to use drugs and may even think they have control because their partner will keep them in check. One of our graduates tells her story of how she was in a drug fueled relationship and how the drugs ended up taking control of her life.
The High Took Me So Low
One of our graduates tells of his relationship with his family and how they reacted when he became addicted to drugs. He talks about how he mended the relationship and came to realize they weren’t the enemy.
The Mistakes of the Families of an Addict
One of our past graduates tells her experience with those in her life and how they dealt with her drug addiction and alcohol abuse. She shares why her loved ones struggled to get her to change and how she feels they could have been more effective.
Changing For The Better
One of our graduates tells the story of how she regained the trust of her family after losing it due to her bad choices. Finding her way back from the depths of addiction she learns how to stand on her own two feet.
Sober and Together
Three of our graduates father and twin sons all sober together for the first time in 20 years. One son tells the story of their story and how they over came their addictions as a family.
Where Did We Go Wrong?
Candid Parenting Tips from a Former Drug Addict Who Had Loving Parents and a Proper Upbringing. I hope this story helps parents spot unhealthy signs in the event their child is moving towards addiction. If my story could change one life or prevent one addiction, that will be more than enough of a reward.
You Might Be Living with an Addict If…
Living with an addict is not only heartbreaking but can be potentially dangerous. Between accidental exposure and the danger of having illegal drugs in your home, living with an addict can be a huge liability. Living with a heroin addict could even mean someone could overdose in your house.