Families and friends often find themselves in the uncomfortable position of trying to help a loved one who is abusing alcohol and/or other drugs. For many of them, they will need to learn all about a subject they are unfamiliar with. Family and friends can play critical roles in motivating individuals with alcohol and/or drug problems to enter and stay in treatment.
Family therapy is important, especially for adolescents. Involvement of a family member in an individual’s treatment program can strengthen and extend the benefits of the program. If you want to talk with a knowledgeable Information and Referral Specialist now, call 1-800-327-5050 or 617-292-5065. We are here to listen, help you explore your options and find the programs that can help. Our services are free and anonymous.