Help dating a recovering addict
Dating in recovery can be confusing, whether it’s two addicts in a relationship or a “normie” and addict dating.There are many suggestions, unofficial guidelines, and things to consider when building relationships surrounding recovery.At White Sands Treatment, we offer support to you in your homes or when you are out living in your daily lives.Dating is one of those things that can really change the course of someone’s recovery.
Be conscientious about your feelings and actions and be open and honest about your recovery with your new romantic partner.
Dating a recovering addict requires a person to be extremely understanding and to become a support system for you if the relationship continues in the long-term.
If you do this and rely on your support group for help when you are unsure, you can be sure your romantic pursuits are healthy and successful.
Relationships in recovery are inevitable, and by understanding these important facts about building relationships in your addiction recovery, you can be sure you are doing what is right for yourself and your addiction treatment progress.
If you or a loved one needs help with abuse and/or treatment, please call the White Sands Treatment at (877) 855-3470.