We were highlighted in the Washington Post this week, in a spotlight article featuring personalized guidance and advice for parents from our own Pat Aussem, Licensed Professional Counselor and Master Addictions Counselor.
“Guidance for Families Dealing with Substance-Use Disorders” is geared toward families who have been affected by a loved one’s substance and addiction. The piece is comprised of personalized tips and supportive help for both parents who are currently struggling with their child’s substance-use disorder, and for parents who have lost a child.
Today’s opioid epidemic is a public health emergency beyond anything we could have ever imagined. Families of a loved one who is facing an opioid addiction can learn evidence-based skills and strategies to help them better communicate with their child.