Coupon
Not My Family, Never My Child : What to Do If Someone You Love Is a Drug User
by Tony Trimingham


Overview - A highly practical guide to helping, supporting and coping with a family member or loved one's struggle with addiction, this handbook is for anyone who suspectsor knowssomeone they care about is a drug user. Drawing on the tragic loss of his own son to a heroin overdose and over 20 years working as a counselor, Tony Trimingham cuts through the media hype and politicking to address the real issues facing the families and friends of someone struggling with addiction.  Read more...

 
Paperback
  • $19.95
  • 20% off for Members: Get the Club Price
    $ 15.96
Sorry: This item is not currently available.

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 5 copies from $24.59
 
 
 

More About Not My Family, Never My Child by Tony Trimingham
 
 
 
Overview
A highly practical guide to helping, supporting and coping with a family member or loved one's struggle with addiction, this handbook is for anyone who suspectsor knowssomeone they care about is a drug user. Drawing on the tragic loss of his own son to a heroin overdose and over 20 years working as a counselor, Tony Trimingham cuts through the media hype and politicking to address the real issues facing the families and friends of someone struggling with addiction. Filled with constructive suggestions and strategies, "Not My Family Never My Child" is aimed at supporting parents, family members, and loved ones of drug users and the users themselves through the difficult journey of drug dependency. It includes detailed information on: warning signs, early intervention, coping and survival strategies, treatment, and where to go for additional advice and support. "Not My Family Never My Child" is an invaluable tool that will help families and friends cope with and get through the trauma, guilt, and challenges of supporting someone struggling with drug addiction."

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781741755251
  • ISBN-10: 1741755255
  • Publisher: Allen & Unwin Australia
  • Publish Date: February 2009
  • Page Count: 222
  • Dimensions: 7.5 x 5.1 x 0.8 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.5 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Self-Help > Substance Abuse & Addictions - Drugs
Books > Family & Relationships > Abuse - General

 
BAM Customer Reviews