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By Carrie Wilkens, Ph.D. Co-founder and Clinical Director Center for Motivation & Change Motivation for a given action (like, for instance, stopping smoking pot) is

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A while back, I received an e-mail from a concerned mother. In it, she described her son’s addiction. She spoke about several experiences that were

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What’s it like being the parent of an addict? I’m not talking about the day-to-day experience with a crisis and drama around every corner. I

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My son Alex shoplifted to support his addiction. Needless to say he got caught several times. The first few times, when he was a minor,

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My son stopped using over two years ago. For seven years he was addicted to drugs and, by the end, was a heroin addict. Today he is drug free and working to put his life back together. These are just some realizations that seem to help me.

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