Who are we to judge?

Who are we to judge?

He who casts the first stone…. and all that.  Those of you who’ve read this blog before will know how frustrated I get about stigma and discrimination regarding addicts, alcoholics, addiction, actually I hate Discrimination against anyone, but vulnerable people...
Highlighting the risks of addiction and co-dependency

Highlighting the risks of addiction and co-dependency

My message this week is simple. I’ve seen too many people die from addiction. So why collude, cover up and lie for someone who is an addict, alcoholic or serial gambler? Your co-dependent actions will not help anyone. Yesterday, I saw a young man (let’s call him...
How much does addiction cost UK businesses?

How much does addiction cost UK businesses?

Addiction affects 20% of the adult population in the UK – so it’s not surprising that even the smallest companies will have employees with an addiction issue. It doesn’t have to be alcohol or drugs either, think about gambling, online gaming and shopping, even social...