Drug use puts a lot of stress on parents, brothers and sisters, grandparents—
anyone who is part of the home. When family members take drugs: ... Home »
Effects of Drugs » Drug Use Hurts Families ... "I feel so helpless against his
Drug addiction can create destruction in all areas of your life, as well as the lives
of your loved ones. Your family dynamics may be greatly impacted, causing ...
This section looks at the effects on the family when someone is abusing alcohol
or other drugs. In many cases the person is not an addict or an alcoholic.
Jan 4, 2016 ... One common effect of addiction on family members is the ... With the attention
focused on the loved one who is addicted to drugs and alcohol, ...
A growing body of literature suggests that substance abuse has distinct effects on
different family structures. For example, the parent of small children may ...
May 6, 2015 ... It is important to consider the significant impact substance abuse has on the
individuals within a family system and the family system as a ...
Jul 26, 2015 ... The disease of alcoholism and addiction is a family disease and affects everyone
close to the person. Not only does the alcohol or drug user ...
Feb 24, 2016 ... Addiction is a family disease that stresses the family to the breaking point,
impacts the stability of the home, the family's unity, mental health, ph.
Aug 25, 2010 ... Addiction is also a progressive disease. Without treatment, it only gets worse. So,
too, do the effects on the family. Addiction affects the stability ...
It affects every aspect of life, including the lives of friends and family. ... Addiction
is not just about the drinking, drug or food use in the alcoholic or addict.