It's definitely not easy, but it is possible to learn how to set boundaries with an addict/alcoholic. It's all about assertiveness, and it's important to remember that YOUR NEEDS MATTER TOO!
Setting boundaries with someone addicted to drugs or alcohol is not just good for you, but it also helps them get better more quickly.
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