A Parent Is Born
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A Parent Is Born

How to Examine Enabling Behaviors That Don’t Help

We can be kind to our struggling children and still let them feel the consequences of their use.

A walking path in nature.
Photo by Ars Buchatski on Unsplash

One of my biggest challenges was helping my struggling child without doing too much.

I learned that I needed to support my child’s recovery rather than their continued substance use. That sounds…

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Cathy Taughinbaugh

Cathy Taughinbaugh

Parent Coach and Author of The Compassion Antidote: A Path to Change for You and Your Child Struggling with Substance Use. Learn more: www.cathytaughinbaugh.com