Helping a Friend Overcome Drug Addiction

Author: Marliese | Subject: Addiction

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Article excerpt: For a drug addict, admitting they have a problem presents an enormous barrier, and in the vast majority of cases they cannot get through this stage without help. Many organisations and medical centres have help available, but they cannot begin the process until the addict acknowledges their problem. It is at this time they may need a friend to help. The following provides a five-point guide to the role that a friend can take in assisting an addict to combat his or her addiction.