1. Littleboylost

    Is this it?

    Son had declared he is off all drugs and does not want to do them any more. We said good for you! He slept all day Sunday when he was here for a visit. He looked very forlorn when we asked him to leave. We know he does not like where he lives. Today I sent him a text and heard nothing until...
  2. Littleboylost

    Drug Prevention StrategiesThat Work.

    How Iceland Got Teens to Say No to Drugs Interesting that we in Canada have reduced after school resources and programs. Drug use has increase. We had extracurricular programs for our son. When he experienced adolescent depression at 14 drugs were readily available and he for caught up in the...
  3. Littleboylost

    He is Ramping up Please give me Strenght.

    Difficult Child AS is really ramping up. Not that it is preventing him from partying and staying out all night and couch surfing. Says we are giving up on him too soon. He wants to do probation and community service diversion with out patient rehab. He wants to continue with school and by us putting him out...
  4. Littleboylost

    The Rediculous wait times for rehab and psychiatric care in Canada

    Ontario Today | Fatal overdose one day after asking for help It is well worth the listen. Sad mad and frustrated.
  5. E

    Post Rehab, Brother 31, Living at Home Doping, Mom Enabling. Family Split. point of view: Concerned Daughter

    NOTE: I have opted to distance myself from my mother and brother. I only refer to my brother as “Ruprecht”. I do not care anymore about Ruprecht because this has gone on so many years and he is now in his early 30’s. It has torn my parents apart (40+ years together) as well as my once good...
  6. B

    Daughter spiraling out of control

    My 17 yr old daughter has been struggling since she was 14. Alcohol is her drug of choice but she also huffs and does other drugs occasionally. She's ended up in the ER three times because of alcohol. She's been through two IOP's with no success. She was expelled from school for being...