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Partner Addicted? Doctors Prescribe New Approach

If you have a partner who is addicted to meds or alcohol, doctors are prescribing a new way for families to approach getting treatment.

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Partner Addicted? Doctors Prescribe New Approach

Kate Thieda

Kate Thieda, MS, LPCA, NCC, is a patient advocate for Women's and Children's Services at Duke University Hospital in Durham, North Carolina. She is a licensed professional counselor associate and a National Certified Counselor who specializes in cognitive-behavioral and dialectical behavior therapies. Her book, Loving Someone With Anxiety, will be published by New Harbinger in the spring of 2013.

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Thieda, K. (2012). Partner Addicted? Doctors Prescribe New Approach. Psych Central. Retrieved on June 16, 2019, from


Last updated: 8 Feb 2012
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