Life with Alcohol and Drugs

Episode Six - Positive Communication With Loved One Who Uses Substances

October 14, 2021

In this episode, we are joined with George Charlton from George Charlton Training & Consultancy Services. We’re here to talk about positive communication, a module in the programme CRAFT. CRAFT is Community Reinforcement and Family Training and is an evidence-based programme for practitioners to use with family members and carers affected by someone else’s substance use.


Seven Elements of Positive Communication - Blog Post

CRAFT 20 Minute Guide

George Charlton Twitter


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