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Shifting Gears

By: Tarpley M. Long The shifts that a successfully treated adult child makes in life.  

COAs: Let's Not Assume the Worst

By James G. Emshoff and Laura L. Jacobus

To Raise Our Children, We Must First Raise Ourselves

By Carey Sipp

Family

Expression Through Play

All children express their ideas and emotions through play. Children from addicted families often have an even greater need to find enjoyment and expression through play.

Portrait of an Alcoholic Family: Forgotten Children Next Door

By Tian Dayton, PhD Our readers are welcome to reprint this article in its entirety for educational purposes only, and provided NACoA and Dr. Dayton receive full credit.

Parents of COAs

By Stephanie Abbott, M.A. Some of the barriers to forgiveness of alcoholic parents can be overcome.

Core Competencies for Co-dependents

By Stephanie Abbott

Listen to the Voices of the Family

By William Cope Moyers

The Effect of Trauma on Family Relationships

By Tian Dayton

Recovery

Quality Alcohol Treatment is Good Medicine

By Eric Goplerud

Parents in Recovery: Healing is the Goal

by Nan Reynolds

Reciprocal Recovery

By Jeannette L. Johnson and Juanita J. Leonard

Health Care

About Children & Adolescents

To Walk With One Child

By Jerry Moe, M.A. Caring about a child is all that it takes to begin helping.

General Interest about COAs

Court System

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Young Children

Expression Through Play

All children express their ideas and emotions through play. Children from addicted families often have an even greater need to find enjoyment and expression through play.