Monday, June 16, 2014

Sharing a post from one of my favorite bloggers: An Addict In Our Son’s Bedroom: A Disease...You Give Yourself (stigma III)

Ron's blog is one of the first I found when I started trying to find help in dealing with my son's addiction, and his words gave me my first glimmer of hope that I might survive the pain after all.  This post is a message that needs to be heard.
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An Addict In Our Son’s Bedroom: A Disease...You Give Yourself (stigma III): Addiction, it's a disease you give yourself. When does the addict accept the responsibility for themselves and own up to that it is thei...


  1. Thank you for your kind words and sharing the post.

  2. That was a great post by Ron. I don't know where I would be without the support of my blog friends.

  3. Wow, that's an excellent post. It made me think of a quote from Russell Brand about how addicts need compassion, not animosity and they should be treated for their illness, not treated as criminals. Treating the illness prevents the crimes they commit to support their addiction.
    Thanks for sharing that. Hope you're doing well.

  4. I've been thinking about you and wondering how things are going. I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving and that all is well for you and your son!