Coping with Addiction for Kids: The Seven C’s

  • August 24, 2016
  • Author Dr. Claudia Black
  • Topic Addiction
  • Type Article

The seven C's can be a tool to help our members in our online community think about how they are not responsible for their parent of family members addiction. We recognize it's easy to say this though - and probably a lot harder to believe it's not your fault. With support, listening to and reading other's stories it is possible to recognize you never made them addicted and therefore cannot stop their addiction. 

I didn't CAUSE it

I can't CONTROL it

I can't CURE it

But I can take CARE of myself

By COMMUNICATING my feelings

making good CHOICES and