Resources and references to literature, and more

Providing each client with top quality treatment and renewing lives is our top priority. And while doing just that, we help involve the family within each client’s treatment plan and heal as a whole. For the loved ones of those inflicted with the disease of addiction, we want to offer as much care and support as we can. Please see below for links and references to literature, media, documentaries, support lines, etc.


We want to offer as much care and support as we can


Literature available for purchase on various sites such as Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Hazelden.

Addict In The Family:
Stories of Loss, Hope, and Recovery by Beverly Conyers
Paths to Recovery:
Al- Anon's Steps, Traditions, and Concepts by Al-Anon Family Group Head Inc
Today's Gift
Daily Meditations for Families by Hazelden
Why Don't They Just Quit?
What Families and Friends Need to Know about Addiction and Recovery by Joe Herzanek
My Dad Loves Me, My Dad Has a Disease
A Child's View: Living with Addiction by Claudia Black

Al-Anon is a mutual support group of peers who are worried about someone with a drinking problem.

To find an Al-Anon meeting close to you, please visit:

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