7 Things People Recovering From An Addiction Wish You Knew
Recovering from an addiction is difficult when done alone, even well after treatment. It’s important for people to know what their loved one endures while being addicted. That way, families, friends, and spouses can band together to help the person in recovery stick to their sobriety plan.
Sadly, there are several myths and misconceptions that surround addiction and keep many who suffer from telling others about what they’re going through. One struggle includes the social stigma that often surrounds addiction. People often hesitate to tell their families and friends for fear of being criticized or abandoned.