I Got My Son Back: A Mother’s Struggle with Her Son’s Addiction
Our family suffered for years in silence through this horrific journey of my son’s heroin addiction, but now we can speak of Ryan’s health problem out loud.
How do you initiate a conversation about your son’s or daughter’s substance use — particularly when you’re not very happy about it?
The best thing that can happen is an open dialogue. And by just shifting your tone of voice, you can be the one to build a bridge to a more productive conversation. You and your child can start problem-solving together.
Watch Helpline Specialist Karla explain how to deal with your son’s or daughter’s substance use differently:
Connect with one of our Helpline Specialists by phone, text or email and get help making an action plan.
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