You must expect to be duped and tricked at times. Drugs make a person manipulate others. You must not expect otherwise no matter what you see or hear.

   - from Beware of the Staff and the Patients will take care of Themselves! by Joel Blaylock

›› Insights from Addiction Professionals

Stories from the Drug & Alcohol Addiction Front
Addiction professionals share their experiences and insights earned from years of helping alcoholics and drug addicts overcome addiction.

›› Helping Family Overcome Alcoholism and Drug Addiction

Helping family overcome addiction is perhaps the most challenging role in our fight against drug and alcohol problems. Why? Because family members' lives are inextricably intertwined with the addict's. Because the addict knows as much about you as you do about him or her - where you are vulnerable and how to use your weaknesses against you.

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›› Helping as an Addiction Professional

Association for Addiction Professionals
The largest membership organization for addiction counselors, educators and other addiction-focused health care professionals specializing in addiction prevention, treatment and education.


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