Family Therapy and Addiction Recovery-Part 1 (Episode 29)

In this 3 part series on family therapy and addiction recovery we are joined by Dr. Deacon Shoenberger, PhD. Dr. Shoenberger is a licensed psychologist and a licensed Alcohol and Drug Counselor with Health Psychology Associates in Reno, NV. In this episode we talk about family therapy, what it entails, and why it is important in the addiction/recovery process. We also discuss how the family is a system and why changes in the system impact everyone. You will also learn some behavioral challenges in the addicted family system we often don’t recognize, plus the difference between neglect and abuse.