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My newest Interview with Caryn Fitzgerald….Click Here to listen

Russian Website

Sunday, 25 January 2015 by
Enabling, codependency, co-dependency, mark lipp, help for families of addicts an addict within, self-help

Click Here: Russian website   Thanks to the Addiction Show and Shira Goldberg… I have made it to a Russian Website… …and I don’t speak Russian. Thanks Shira

Help for Families Dealing With Addiction If you are a parent dealing with the addiction of a  family member, Families of an addict looking for help with addiction, or know families dealing with an addicted loved one ….   You have come to the right place!   “An Addict Within” (You Can Break My Heart


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Why We Enable our Addicted Children

Monday, 08 September 2014 by

Addiction Knows No Bounds, and Neither Does Parental Love and Our Need to Enable and be Codependent! The parental love we have for our children truly starts before birth. It starts when we learn they are coming.  By the time of birth we know that we are given this child to love protect and teach them

12 step program,personal integrity, a fathers journey in addiction

Getting Back Your Life Many times as a family member of the addict, we want so badly to have a normal life as measured against societal standards we will go to extremes to fool ourselves  into thinking life is normal at all costs.  We make excuses for the addict. We say our loved one is tired,

Interview with Author Mark lipp

Saturday, 06 September 2014 by
addiction show interview with Author Mark Lipp

An Addict Within- You Can Break My Heart But you Can’t Break My Life-Interview with Mark Lipp i am honored to have had an  interview with  Shira Goldberg of the “Addiction Show” where we discuss my new book An Addict Within.. Shira does some great work and  Here is a link to check out her site

Seeking Serenity in Southern California

Monday, 01 September 2014 by
serenity below the surface

Are You Seeking Serenity in Southern California? A day of Hope and Help for those families who are suffering with a child or family member who is addicted to drugs and or alcohol On September 20th 2014, the Southern California Region of NARANON  is having their annual Narathon hosted by the Fountain Valley Ca. Chapter.

Empowered Choices when dealing with Pain and Suffering: My last post talked about the “Crazy Eight Infinite Loop” that many of us get stuck in. Once we recognize we are in it, now  the real question is; how do we get out of it? Understand first, life is full of pain. We face, across our

Eliminating Anger and Suffering!   When we face Addiction in our family, or major problems in our life, we besides being sad, we are scared and fearful of what the present and future holds for our loved ones with problems. Many of us are ill-equipped to deal with these issues. Many of us have never

Selfie of Author Mark Lipp and his new book An Addict Within

Selfie of  Mark Lipp and an Addict Within My first run of books has  arrived!  This occasion deserves a selfie! After countless hours of writing rewriting, then rewriting some more….then countless editing corrections,  not to mention learning  to design a print book and learning the self-publishing business ,,, it is finally complete. So I took

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