If your loved one is struggling with addiction and you’re struggling with the process, this episode will help.

Patrick Doyle chats with a friend in recovery and shares his pro tips on evaluating treatment centers, navigating rehab barriers, the do’s and dont’s of being a supportive family member, and the importance of self-care. Research shows that truly involving families improves outcomes; yet most families are blocked out. Programs hide behind “privacy” and won’t talk with families; unless you know these industry secrets.

Also, what does it mean when a treatment center claims to to use evidence based practices; and how do you know if they’re being properly implemented?

How reliable are the “reported outcomes” and success rates treatment centers advertise on their website?

What do you do when your loved one is discharged from treatment?

Patrick gives his professional advice on all this and more.