Substance Abuse Articles and Resources

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Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children – Part 6

Man sitting by a river sad about the stigma of addiction Kirsten Haglund of Addiction Hope and Eating Disorder Hope conducted an interview with Sandy Swenson about her experience with a son struggling with addiction, the significant changes she made during his treatment, the stigma of addiction, and the resulting book she wrote Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children. Kirsten interviews guests that [...]
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Tending Dandelions- Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children – Part 5

Mom Hugging Child and separating the Addict and my child Kirsten Haglund of Addiction Hope and Eating Disorder Hope conducted an interview with Sandy Swenson about her experience with a son struggling with addiction, the significant changes she made during his treatment, and the resulting book she wrote Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children. Kirsten interviews guests that are experts in their [...]
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Tending Dandelions- Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children – Part 4

Image of Sandy Swenson journaling when she made significant changes Kirsten Haglund of Addiction Hope and Eating Disorder Hope conducted an interview with Sandy Swenson about her experience with a son struggling with addiction, the significant changes she made during his treatment, and the resulting book she wrote Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children. Kirsten interviews guests that are experts in their [...]
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Tending Dandelions- Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children – Part 3

Lady working on recovery that she could control Kirsten Haglund of Addiction Hope and Eating Disorder Hope conducted an interview with Sandy Swenson about her experience with a son struggling with addiction and the resulting book she wrote Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children. Kirsten interviews guests that are experts in their field such as leading doctors, clinicians, experts, advocates, [...]
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Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children – Part 2

Man standing on a bridge struggling with addiction Kirsten Haglund of Addiction Hope and Eating Disorder Hope conducted an interview with Sandy Swenson about her experience with a son struggling with addiction and the resulting book she wrote Tending Dandelions: Honest Meditations for Mothers with Addicted Children. Kirsten interviews guests that are experts in their field such as leading doctors, clinicians, experts, advocates, [...]
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