A Podcast by– Sober on Purpose
What is the secondary trauma affect on a family member who is living with an active addict? What does the family need to do to heal? Dr. Mike Barnes, Chief Clinical Officer at the Foundry Treatment Center shares his research about the family surrounding the loved one with an addiction.
We discuss in detail the root of family enmeshment, enabling and overinvolvement in the addict’s life that may serve to keep all member of the family stuck in a trauma narrative.