A Guide to Addiction

This guide gives information about addiction, including breaking down the definition and signs. It gives information about support and methods of recovery. They include a section for relatives as well as a whole section for children who may be affected and how to explain substance use to children. The booklet also provides a list of resources for more information.

Follow the link below to read the booklet.

https://www.camh.ca/-/media/files/guides-and-publications/addiction-guide-en.pdf

Parent Blog

Parent Blog

Through videos, articles and personal stories within the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids’ Parent Blog, you can read and listen to advice from experts and get insights from families who have been impacted by substance use. As there is no one-size-fits-all approach when it comes to problematic substance use and addiction, you will learn about a variety of resources and skills that have helped other families, and that there is hope and help.

Advice from experts and perspective from families who have been impacted by substance use.

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