What do you do when someone you love is addicted to alcohol or drugs?
L1G is a video series and website for teens and others who may need advice or information on how to deal with an addicted loved one. Take a look at the stories to learn more about 10 Ways family members can help an addicted loved one.
This video series was a collaboration between Bloom-Vernon Local schools faculty and students (in Scioto County, Ohio) and The Counseling Center Inc., a non-profit organization offering alcohol and other drug counseling services. It is intended for the community as an informational resource about addiction.
Your source for information on coping with a loved one suffering from addiction
Episode 1 - Returning
A student with an addicted family member shares her story with her classmates.
Episode 2, Part 2 - A Confrontation
After an argument with his mother, a student turns to his guidance counselor for answers.
Episode 4 - If You Need a Friend
Two friends recognize a classmate is trying to deal with an addicted family member and decide to help.
Episode 2, Part 1 - A Confrontation
A student confronts his mother after she refuses to discuss her addiction, resulting in an argument.
Episode 3 - Coming Home
A student comes home to find her mother overdosed on prescription medication and turns to a friend for help.
Episode 5 - 10 Ways
Students explain the 10 ways you can deal with an addicted loved one.