Valiant Living Blog

Family Dynamics Around Addiction and Recovery

Thursday, February 18th, 2021

Addiction of any kind and the recovery process affects family dynamics in multiple ways. People assume different roles… Read More


How Do I Deal with The News of a Loved One’s Medical Diagnosis in Recovery?

Thursday, June 25th, 2020

There may come a time when a loved one comes down with a severe medical ailment that makes… Read More


6 Activities to Do Over Memorial Day Weekend and Stay Sober

Monday, May 25th, 2020

Every year as the school year winds down and glimpses of summer are on the horizon, Memorial Day… Read More


Why Can’t My Mother Get Sober?

Wednesday, May 6th, 2020

Addiction can be one of the ways that mothers can get disconnected from their children. A mom who… Read More


Can I Stay Sober This Easter?

Friday, April 10th, 2020

There are some days where staying sober can be harder than others. Family holidays such as Easter, which… Read More


I Am All Alone. Who Do I Talk to About My Addiction?

Monday, March 16th, 2020

If you are someone who suffers from an addiction, you may find yourself eventually all alone due to… Read More


Why are My Parents Better at Being Sober Grandparents?

Friday, February 21st, 2020

There is no doubt you have seen your parents gush over their grandchildren, your kids. You have probably… Read More


How Do I Get Over the Family Drama that Happened During the Holidays?

Wednesday, January 29th, 2020

The holidays would not be the holidays without some families generating drama over something that happened when the… Read More


Why Support for the Family is an Important Piece of Recovery

Monday, September 9th, 2019

When addiction becomes apparent within a family circle, often the person with the addiction is the one who… Read More


Tips on How to Help a Loved One with Addiction

Wednesday, June 26th, 2019

Addiction is a long journey of loneliness, frustration, and learning. There can be a lot of advice from… Read More