Blogs and Updates

Learn more about our work in Bismarck-Mandan and other communities, our national vision and other issues related to getting drug and alcohol addiction sufferers well.

Teresa Kaltenbach, a peer loved one coach, explains how to positively motivate a spouse who doesn't want to seek help for heavy drinking.

Wondering what peer coaches do and how they can help you or a loved one get well? We break it down so you can decide if coaching is for you.

When it comes to resources for loved ones affected by addiction, there's an overwhelming amount of information.

We picked 12 books, videos and other resources that we refer to most often in our coaching with loved ones.

Labels applied to concerned loved ones of addiction sufferers can do just as much damage and fuel the psychological barriers that keep people from seeking help and getting well. 

If you have a friend or even a co-worker with a family member struggling with addiction, you’ve probably wondered what to say or do. People usually want to help, but end up not doing (or saying) anything for fear of making a mistake. The reality is that being open and supportive is never a wrong way to go.