How to Help an Addict Without Enabling

Published 19 April 2024, in

When someone you care about struggles with addiction, finding the right way to support them can be challenging, and the line between helping and enabling can become blurred. If this is something you’re struggling with, you’re not alone. This article covers how to help someone with addiction without enabling their substance abuse. Addiction is a…

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Can AI Friendships Become Harmful?

Published 16 February 2024, in

  Artificial intelligence (AI) has changed the very meaning of what’s possible, opening doors to new ideas and solutions we once could only dream of. It’s transforming various fields, enabling better decision-making, and creating innovative ways to tackle challenges. Interestingly, though, AI also offers a form of companionship. It can simulate friendships that feel surprisingly…

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Tips For Dating in Recovery

Published 6 October 2023, in

Do you feel ready for a relationship? Are you looking for useful tips for dating in recovery? Recovery can be an extremely difficult time, both for the person in recovery and others around them. Personal relationships can provide vital support, but even existing relationships can pose their own challenges. Trying to start a new one…

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Can You Be Addicted to a Person?

Published 15 September 2023, in

When most people think of addiction, they probably picture dependency on substances such as alcohol, tobacco and illegal drugs such as cocaine or heroin. Addiction to drugs is certainly a worryingly common and highly destructive form of addiction – but it is not the only one. Some behavioural addictions, such as addiction to gambling, overeating,…

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Tips for Living with a Recovering Addict

Published 18 February 2021, in

You may feel responsible, you may feel disappointed, you may live in fear that the worst outcome will occur, and you may feel helpless through the attempt to promote recovery. All emotions are common, associated with the challenges of the addiction cycle, of the unexplainable and complex diagnosis of addiction, and of the stigmatisation of…

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