Relationships in recovery : repairing damage and building healthy connections while overcoming addiction

Book
Published 2021
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Summary:

"Addiction can wreak havoc on relationships, destroying trust and damaging bonds with family, friends, and colleagues. Substance use both causes these interpersonal problems and becomes a method of trying to cope with them. Psychologist and addictions expert Kelly Green has learned through working with hundreds of clients that maintaining healthy relationships is key to the recovery process. In this compassionate, judgment-free guide, Dr. Green shares powerful tools for setting and maintaining boundaries, communicating feelings and needs, ending harmful relationships respectfully, and reestablishing emotional intimacy. With inspiring narratives, downloadable self-assessment worksheets, and exercises, this book lights the way to a life untethered from addiction--and filled with positive connections"-- Provided by publisher.

ISBN:
9781462540990
Edition:
First edition.
Publisher, Date:
New York, NY : The Guilford Press, 2021.
Description:
x, 235 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
LCCN:
2021022862
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