For this Discussion Board, please complete the following:
Substance abuse problems not only affect the user but also their family and relationships.
Write a report that addresses the effects of substance abuse on the family and relationships of the user, covering the following issues:
- Discuss the impact that substance abuse can have on the dynamics and functioning of a family.
- What is co-dependence, and how might it relate to the family or relationship dynamics affected by substance abuse?
- Is there an association between substance abuse and family violence?
- Explain the ways that family issues may need to be addressed in providing substance abuse treatment.