Why Addiction Has Nothing To Do With Being Weak

Every individual with a substance use disorder has a story. They all want to stop. None of them want to destroy their life. None of them want to hurt those around them. None of them want to break family ties and spend holidays alone. None of them want to end up living in an abandoned house, going to the pawnshop so often that they’re on a first-name basis. But that’s too often the story, isn’t it?

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Marriage and Mental Health: A Lifelong Commitment

Are you a newlywed or thinking about asking the big question to someone who’s struggling with mental illness? Are you also contemplating this decision? It’s only natural for you to feel a bit nervous. Mental health can take a big toll on marriages and leave both parties completely stressed out. Many partners will find themselves in a position where it seems their only purpose in the relationship is to manage the illness.

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