Relationship Realities: Stories of drug & alcohol use problems
Relationship Realities is a collection of real stories by real people affected by alcohol and drug use problems, produced by charities OnePlusOne and Adfam. If you are struggling with alcohol and drug use problems or have family members and partners who are, we hope these stories will show you that you’re not alone.
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People from all backgrounds deal with alcohol and drug use problems, but their partners and loved ones can find it difficult too. It can be a stressful time for everyone involved and it can put a strain on relationships. But these couple and family relationships are an important part of breaking through and overcoming the challenges that substance use problems can bring.
To read more about the subject of substance use problems, addiction and how relationships are impacted, consider checking out the following articles:
- Substance abuse in a relationship
- Why does someone become addicted?
- How do we move on from addiction as a couple?
- What impact can addiction have on a relationship?
- Stories of survival: families affected by addiction share advice