a father and child hugging and making progress during an intervention while engaging family and friends

The Importance of Engaging Family & Friends

Each family member and friend of an addicted person has a unique relationship with drug or alcohol addiction – emotionally and behaviorally. Treating only the individual in active addiction has limited effectiveness. Santé walks alongside family and friends, recognizing the devastating impact substance use disorders have on everyone involved. We work on engaging family and…

family and therapist discussing family therapy activities

Family Therapy Activities to Consider

Drug addiction affects more than just the individual doing drugs. It impacts their family, loved ones, and the community. When someone becomes addicted to drugs they often times isolate themselves from others because of their drug activity. This puts a wedge between them and their family. Family therapy with its accompanying family therapy activities seeks…