Substance use disorder? Do I have one? If you’ve asked yourself this, we have created this short questionnaire to help you evaluate and reflect on your own relationship with alcohol and/or drugs. It is by no means equivalent to a medical diagnosis. Ask Yourself The Following Questions To Learn If You Have A Substance Use … Do I Have A Substance Use Disorder?
Dangerous Substances: Alcohol According to Health Canada, roughly 80% of Canadians drink alcohol regularly. The social acceptability of alcohol makes it one of the most dangerous substances to become dependent on and a difficult one to abstain from. Often times, people use alcohol to cope with other mental or physical disorders. It is also a … Dangerous Substances and Their Effects
Enabler: one that enables another to achieve an end; especially: one who enables another to persist in self-destructive behaviour (such as substance abuse) by providing excuses or by making it possible to avoid the consequences of such behaviour. – Merriam Webster Dictionary Enablers often perceive themselves as rescuers. Anyone can be an enabler, including an addict’s parents, siblings, … Enabler Does Not Mean Rescuer