Bring Personal Enjoyment Between You and an Addict
Do you miss the connection you used to have with the addict in your life? Maybe it is your spouse, a brother, a cousin or someone else. If you do, it is time that you try to bring the personal enjoyment back between you and the addict. If you want to help an addict, this is one of the best things you can do. It can help them to see that you do still care about them. They will also know you are going to be there for them but you aren’t going to be enabling them in their addiction. What are some ways you can bring personal enjoyment back between you and the addict?
If you and/or the addict in your life play an instrument, you can play music with each other. Maybe you can teach each other a few things. If you don’t know how to play instruments maybe you can go to a concert together. You can also turn on the music in your home and do something productive. There are so many therapeutic ways that music can help an addict.
Get in Nature
You can also spend time in nature with the person you know with an addiction. This can bring a lot of personal enjoyment for the both of you. There are many nature activities you can do together. You can get outside and throw a ball around, rake the yard, go for a walk and much more. Being out in nature has also been shown to help an addict. You can also spend time planting flowers or playing in the snow depending on what time of the year it is.
Go Volunteer at an Animal Shelter
You may not know this but there are many therapeutic benefits of spending time with animals. If you want to help an addict, getting out there and volunteering at an animal shelter with them can help a great deal.
Arts and Crafts
You can also do arts and crafts with the addict in your life. There are many activities that you can do in this regards. You can draw, color and much more. Mandalas have been shown to help an addict get over certain emotions.
These are some of the ways you can help an addict. Now that you know these things, you can schedule them in so you and the addict can have more personal enjoyment.