At Next Step Recovery, we believe recovery is a family journey that should include family recovery support. Addiction takes a tremendous toll on families who often struggle for years with the emotional, financial and physical consequences of untreated addiction.
The road to recovery, which often includes relapses, job and relationship losses, can be a long and exhausting one, particularly when families don’t get support for their own recovery process.
The good news is that families can have a tremendous positive impact on recovery when they commit to their own healing. In fact, recovery offers many opportunities to build stronger families through self-discovery, personal growth and cultivating more authentic and healthy relationships.
There are many ways families can support their own healing process. Below are a few tips for families embarking on this recovery journey.