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Does My Child Need to ‘Hit Rock Bottom’ to Recover from Addiction?

This brief article and video discuss the common belief related to letting a loved one hit rock bottom before they are able to make any improvements. Partnership to End Addiction’s Helpline Specialist, Karla Castro-Soto (MS in Marriage & Family Therapy) suggests alternatives to letting a child hit rock bottom and rather suggests focusing on the steps a child might actually be willing to take in order to work towards recovery.

Related Topics

  • Parenting/Caregiving
  • Substance Use
  • Addiction
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