Sister Supporting Family Member In Addiction Treatment

How Your Family Can Impact Your Addiction

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: January 27, 2021 Updated: March 16, 2021 If you are trying to recover from a substance abuse disorder, one of the most important parts of your recovery process will be your family. Addiction is a serious issue. Its impact does not stop at the individual patient. It…

Woman Supporting Family After Drug Relapse

How to Support A Loved One After a Drug Relapse

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: January 26, 2021 Updated: March 16, 2021 If you have a loved one who recently completed a substance abuse program, then you need to be ready for just about anything. It is not unusual for people who have recently completed a substance abuse program to believe that…

Family Members Frustrated By Enabling Behavior

5 Ways You’re Enabling Your Loved One

By Northern Illinois Recovery Northern Illinois Recovery Published: January 6, 2021 Updated: March 16, 2021 If you’re in a relationship with someone who has an addiction, you have a higher chance of developing codependent behaviors. Part of a codependent relationship can include enabling the other person’s addiction or harmful behaviors. Enabling is not something that…