Resource List

This page lists some of the family resources our Family Program facilitator provides during the traditional family program. Since we are not offering this to families right now, I thought it would be helpful to publish the resources for families so they can seek support for themselves while their loved one is in services with us. - Christine Lynch


Disease Concept & Relapse Prevention

Communication Skills & Boundaries

  • Boundaries: When to Say Yes, How to Say No To Take Control of Your LIfe, Henry Cloud and John Townsend, 1992
  • When I say No I Feel Guilty, Manual J Smith, 1985

Codependence & Enabling - Helping

  • The New Codependence, Melody Beattie, 2008 - an updated version of Codependent No More - a complete guide to codependence including boundary setting stategies
  • Codependents Anonymous -

Family Support Groups


  • Seeking Safety, Lisa M Najavits, 2002 - a manual for group therapy for Substance Use Disorders and co-occurring PTSD
  • Rehab Works, Jim Savage, 2015 - a book for parents of addicted loved ones
  • Red Road to Wellbriety, White Bison, 2006 - a recovery text utilizing Native American cultural tools and spirituality
  • The ASAM Criteria: Treatment Criteria for Addictive, Substance-Related, and Co-Occurring Conditions 3rd Edition, by David Ed Mee-Lee (Author) & American Society of Addiction Medicine, 2013
  • SAMHSA,, substance abuse helpline


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