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Tips for Helping a Loved One

It isn’t easy to get up the courage to talk to someone about drug use — especially if it’s someone you really care about. Here are some ways to get your conversation going:

Start off by talking about how you feel.

Ask if it’s okay to talk about their drug use.

Offer support.

Talk about next steps.

Go to Allies in Recovery for more tips on how to talk to a loved one.