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Oct 2nd, 2014
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Another good book on emotional sobriety that looks at behaviors and underlying conditions is Emotional Sobriety by Tian Dayton First published in 2010 by addictions psychologist Tian Dayton, the long title is: Emotional Sobriety: From Relationship Trauma to Resilience and Balance.  This is not only a...
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Sep 29th, 2014
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If you want to get completely ripped off of both time and money on an opiate addiction book, be sure to get Addiction 101 by Dr Phillip Terrance It's long title is Addiction 101: How to Recognize and Treat an Opiate Addiction.   There are so many issues with this "book" that I'm not sure where [&hell...
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Aug 6th, 2014
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  The book that is considered to be the ground-breaking work in the field of sex addiction is called Out of the Shadows by Patrick Carnes First published in 1983, it's long title is Out of the Shadows: Understanding Sexual Addiction. This book, by Patrick Carnes, was the first released on this d...
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Aug 3rd, 2014
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  A fantastic book on sex addiction that has helped countless people begin the road to recovery is called Breaking the Cycle by George Collins First published in 2011, it's long title is: Breaking the Cycle: Free Yourself from Sex Addiction, Porn Obsession, and Shame.  Collins, a former sex addi...
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Jul 28th, 2014
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  For a different take on setting boundaries that is often used in addiction and family situations, there is Setting Boundaries With Your Adult Children by Allison Bottke I say it's a "different take" because some people really love this book and others really don't.  I think that it largely dep...
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Jul 25th, 2014
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  A very popular on overcoming addiction that also deals with addiction and family issues is Clean by David Sheff Sheff's most successful book is probably "Beautiful Boy", wherein he discusses dealing with his son's addiction.  This book also talks about that a lot but delves quite a bit into th...
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Jul 22nd, 2014
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  The best book I have found on addiction and family is Addict in the Family by Beverly Conyers In my last review I stated that some of the best books about addiction are written by recovering addicts.  I still believe this to be true but find this to be one of the biggest exceptions […]...
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Jul 19th, 2014
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  Looking for a tough love book that deals with addiction and family? If so, you may want to read Don't Let Your Kids Kill You by Charles Rubin I have some mixed feelings about this particular book.  I find that some of the best books on how to deal with addicts and alcoholics are […]...
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Jul 16th, 2014
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  For a good book on addiction and recovery targeted to family and friends affected, check out Why Don't They Just Quit by Joe Herzanek First published in 2007, Herzanek himself has been sober for over 35 years and works in the substance abuse field.  This book is a good resource for any loved o...
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Jul 10th, 2014
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  For a pretty good and thorough book on meth that explains meth addiction and getting clean, try Overcoming Crystal Meth Addiction by Steven Lee I say "pretty good" because I think that the book does have it's issues but, overall, it's pretty useful and one of the better non-memoir meth books o...
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