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Addiction and Alcoholism Effects on Family Q&A
This Q&A Section is for you if you are the Husband, Wife, Boyfriend, Girlfriend, or other Family Member of a person with an alcohol or drug problem. Remember to provide as much detail as you can in your question because it will mean a better quality of answer for you.
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I Feel so GUILTY
What Have I Done ?
My fiance Needs an Intervention But Her Mom Is In Denial
My Boyfriend is an Alcoholic. What Do I Do?
He's Not a Mean Alcoholic, but Won't Stop Drinking.
What To Do?
My Mom Is Addicted To Pain Medication
My Boyfriend Is an Alcoholic and Is Mentally Abusive
I Believe My Sister Is an Alcoholic. She Is Also Abusive.What do I do?
My Boyfriend Got a Second DUI
How Do I Handle a Loved One With an Addiction?
I Have Two Grandsons Who Are Heroin Addicts
My Husband Is a Dry Alcoholic Who Refuses To Get Help
How To Best Avoid My Husbands Rage When He Drinks?
My Husband Is A Violent Alcoholic and Drinking Again. I Don't Know What To Do Anymore?
Please Help Me Help My "NOW SOBER" Fiance Get The Right Help!!!
My Fiance Is A Prescription Addict and His Family Is In Denial
My Girlfriend Has Just Entered a Treatment Program For Alcohol Dependency and Bulimia
My Partner is a Heroin Addict & Has Relapsed Twice During our Relationship. I'm Devastated, Do I Stay or Go?
My Boyfriend's Drinking Habits
My Fiance Has Been A Recovering Alcoholic For Over 10 Years, But Still Blames Bad Behavior On Alcoholism
Is My Fiancé Taking Drugs?
What Do I Do About My Alcoholic Boyfriend?
My Husband's Drug Addiction. He's Now Fallen In Love With Someone Else in Early Recovery
My Wife Has a Drinking Problem. I Need Good Advice on How to Deal With This Situation.
My Boyfriend and Alcohol: My Heart Is Saying Don't Leave Him, But My Head Is Saying It Will Never Change.
Am I Expecting Too Much Wanting Alcoholic Husband To Stop Drinking?
My Alcoholic Boyfriend Crossed The Line Last Night
My Sister is an Alcoholic and I'm Scared I Might Lose Her.
My Brother is Completely Out of Control and My Parents Refuse to Accept He is An Addict.
My Mother Gets Drunk To The Point Of Falling Down, Hides Bottles and Becomes Violent. Help!
MY Wife Of 13 Years Is An Alcoholic and Drug Addict. At A Loss As What To Do
My Husband is Addicted to Pills and Alcohol and Is In a Long-Term Rehab Facility?
My Wife Will Not Admit She Has a Drink Problem
Devastated! Just Found Out Husband is a Closet Alcoholic.I Don't Know What To Do Next.?
My Mother Gets Aggressive When She's Drunk. What Should I Do?
I Need Some Advice On My Closet Alcoholic Husband
My Husband Is on Crystal Meth.
My Best Friend Is I Believe Addicted to Pain Pills
Should I Leave My Alcoholic Husband?
My Boyfriend Is a Recovering Heroin Addict and Now Its Time to Start New. How to Cope?
My Mother is an Alcoholic and She's Slowly Killing Herself. I Don't Know What to do.?
My Partner of 13 Years is an Alcoholic. I Need Help
Broke Up with my Boyfriend. He is Enabling his Daughter's Drug Addiction
How Do I Write a Contract Agreement For My Brother in Recovery from Heroin Addiction?
What to Do When All Members of A Family are Alcoholics?
What To Do About My Alcoholic Husband ... Worried How My Kids Are Affected?
My Girlfriend is a Crack Addict, but Claims She Wants Help. What More Can I Do?
Update: My Drug Addicted Ex. Need Closure Because Still Feeling Guilty
My Husband Drinks Excessively and its Making Me Drink More
My Husband is an Alcoholic and I Want to Get a Divorce....
My Ex is Addicted to Drugs, So I Told His Parents and Now He Hates Me. What Do I Do:?
My Fiance Has Admitted He is Doing Cocaine. What Should I Do To Help?
Wife is an Alcoholic. Filed for Divorce. Took 3 Kids. Blames Me.
Social Drinker or Alcoholism Already ?
Alcoholic Husband Claims To Be Getting Better But Is Still Drinking Often
My Daughter's Father is Still Drinking and Breaking Boundaries, How Do I Stay Strong?
My Husband and His Alcoholism: I Want to Get My Child Away From This! How Do I Get Sole Custody?
My Sister-in-Law Drives Drunk With The Children in the Car
Just Broke Up with my Alchoholic Boyfriend and Having a Really Hard Time Not Blaming Myself.
My Boyfriend is an Admitted Alcoholic/Drug Addict but Avoids the Subject and Gets Angry When it Comes Up. What can I do??
My Husband is a Drug Addict and Alcoholic. He is Also Bi-polar. Is this a hopeless situation?
How Do I Convince My Husband That Drinking and Driving With Kids Is Not Okay ?
My Father Is an Alcoholic and Accuses Me of "Airing Dirty Laundry"
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Boyfriend Using Cocaine Not rated yet
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Is My Husband an Alcoholic? Not rated yet
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How Do I Deal With Alcoholic Wife and Bitter Daughter? Not rated yet
What Do I Tell The Kids? Not rated yet
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My Husband Is a Severe Alcoholic Not rated yet
Alcoholic Girlfriend: At A Loss Not rated yet
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My Brother's an Alcoholic and I'm Scared of him Not rated yet
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30 Years of Alcoholism and No Better Not rated yet
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I Lost My Alcoholic Husband Downunder: He's Asked For a Divorce Out of Nowhere!? Not rated yet
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My Boyfriend, Military, and Alcohol. Not rated yet
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My Husband Doesn't Think He Has a Drinking Problem Not rated yet
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Is My Husband an Addict? Not rated yet
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The Father of My Two Boys is on Something.... Not rated yet
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