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224 pages ; 23 cm
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Includes bibliographical references.
"Victor Torres answers the toughest questions about how to reach and help an addicted loved one. Without pulling punches or promising easy answers, Victor provides wisdom and expertise that can lead families toward success in addiction recovery"-- Provided by publisher.
How can I know if my loved one has a substance abuse problem? -- Is addiction a disease or can it be overcome by willpower? -- How can I tell the difference between helping and enabling? -- Is it my fault my loved one is addicted? -- Which comes first, depression or addiction? -- When is it time to seek help? -- What if my loved one refuses to get help? -- Is tough love really necessary? -- When should I call the police? -- What should I do when others disagree on how to deal with my loved one's addiction? -- I feel like I am going crazy. Am I? -- What should I look for in a treatment program? -- What should I expect when my loved one comes out of treatment? -- When should I give up on my loved one? -- How should I prepare for relaspe? -- Taking your loved one back.