Resources

We want to give you some very basic tools to work effectively with the people and situations you may come across.

We recognize that not everyone working in the field of addictions have been through formal or informal training on the subject. We hope that this material helps and equips you for your work. We recommend that you access some specialized training in addictions and recovery if possible. Take a look below at our free basic information sheets on various topics.

Also take a look at this list of must-reads, compiled by ISAAC members: ISAAC Recommended Books

If you are a trainer or know other trainers, please get in touch. If you need formal training, please check our opportunities or contact us.

This visual tool helps you understand how addictions grow and manifest.

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If you feel that the problem of addiction cannot be simplified to one root cause, you are not alone. Read this brief overview of other models and an introduction of to the BPSS model of addiction.

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Understand the process of change through this well known and handy tool.

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How does someone who seems to be recovering fall into relapse?

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How can a church or community come together in an organized way to help people who truly desire change?

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An experienced Christian professional helps us understand the link between addiction and different types of trauma, including neglect

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