“Secrets Will Help Nobody”: My Daughter’s Story of Addiction [VIDEO]
My daughter Casey died of an accidental heroin overdose. She told me to write an honest obituary about her addiction, because she wanted others to feel less alone.
Sometimes when your son or daughter is struggling with substance use, it feels like you’ve tried absolutely everything to help. What if you’ve nearly given up hope?
In this short video, Master Addictions Counselor Mary Ann Badenoch, LPC, offers some new ways to think about opportunities for change. For example, instead of focusing on the end goal, be sure to notice the small victories along the way. This can lead to larger positive change and help you remain hopeful.