mom and daughter crying on the couch

Family Support and Addiction Recovery

Since the inception of the modern liquor store, society has fabricated an inaccurate image of alcoholism. The stereotypical depiction often features a male figure: he wears a trench coat, sports a long, unkempt beard, and lives underneath a bridge. In one hand, he holds a bottle which is not-so-secretly nestled in a brown paper bag.…

Man holding his daughter on a dock

Understanding the Needs of Fathers in Recovery

Perusing a selection of Father’s Day cards, it’s easy to identify the stereotypical markers of fatherhood. A father is viewed as a provider, a protector, and a connoisseur of grilling, sports, and yard work. Fatherhood is synonymous with “strength” – as demonstrated by cards depicting bulging muscles and streaming red capes. Is there is anything…