Why Should I Take Care of Myself if My Child is the One with the Addiction?
Self-care is important for a parent helping their child struggling with drugs. As one parent put it, “We became as sick as he was just trying to save him.”
How do you apply your own advice to yourself?
It’s natural to want to protect your son or daughter from the consequences of their behaviors, but life can be a great teacher if you let your child learn directly from their experiences. Watch this video to learn more about how to use natural consequences to help your child change.