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When the day came that I had to close the door on my son because of his continued drug use it was exceptionally painful; you...

There is a phrase used in the recovery community: “closing the door.”  It means making it very clear to your addicted son that coming home...

I guess I hit the jackpot because both of my sons have graduated New Life House! I can honestly say now that I am grateful for...

It was right in front of the whole time, but I couldn't see it. Rationalization. Denial. Insanity. All words you hear thrown around before reality...

Our story is probably not much different than other parents of children with substance abuse issues. Drew continually underachieved, was bad-tempered, self-isolating and furtive. Over...

“I hate my life!” is what my son said when he called us and asked if he could come home; he sounded empty. He had...

This is for those parents who have been experiencing ups and downs with their teen/young adult son. You may be just like we were. Lots...