Family & Friends 3

Do you have a loved one with an addiction problem? Together we learn the evidence and science based positive reinforcement approach proven to be helpful to build communication in the family. No need to register or sign up. You can listen or participate – it’s up to you. We meet twice a month on Wednesday’s.
Location: Toronto Public Locke Library, 3083 Yonge St.  Time: 7-8pm
Wednesday Meeting dates for 2020 – one meeting only in January on January 22nd,
February 12th, 26th,  March 11th, 25th, April 8th, 22nd, May 13th, 27th, June 10th, 24th, July 8th, 22nd, August 12th, 26th, September 9th, 23rd, October 14th, 28th, November 11th, 25th, and December 9th, 23rd.
SMART Recovery Family & Friends Handbook is available for $20 at the meeting.
Leave a message on our SMART Toronto Confidential Ph 416-628-9185 and someone will get back to you within a few hours.
Or email

Family & Friends handout

There is a Monday night online meeting at 9:00 PM (Eastern) for CSO’s – Concerned Significant Others and three other weekly online F&F meetings.
Here is the link to the Online Community meeting schedule:

Get Your Loved One Sober

Get Your Loved One Sober: Alternatives to Nagging, Pleading, and Threatening 
by Robert J. Meyers, Ph.D. and Brenda L. Wolfe, Ph.D.


To participate in the free online Family & Friends meetings, registration is required at
There is also a Family & Friends (Concerned Significant Others) Message Board Forum for additional support.
Another great book to read:
“Beyond Addiction, How Science and Kindness Help People Change.”
Authors – Jeffery Foote Ph.D, Carrie Wilkins Ph.D, Nicole Kosanke Ph.D., Stephanie Higgs Ph.D.