For further information, please call (712) 234-2300
To help family members, loved ones, and our community better understand addiction, Jackson offers a free Family Education Series. We highly recommend all family members with a loved one involved in Jackson's services, or any individual interested in learning more about the disease of addiction, attend the series. It is free, informational, and completely confidential.
Tuesdays 1:00 - 3:00 p.m. (Beginning the first Tuesday of every month for four weeks)
Wednesdays 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. (Beginning the first Wednesday of every month for four weeks)
Jackson Recovery Centers
800 5th Street
2nd Floor, Peter Waitt Education Room
Sioux City, Iowa 51101
Week 1: What is addiction?
- Designations of various addictions
- Similarities of addictions
Week 2: Codependency, problem gambling
- What it is and isn't
- How it affects lives
- Are you codependent?
- Coping with codependency
Week 3: Survival roles in an addictive family
- Effects of addiction and gambling on the family
- Taking care of yourself
Week 4: Readjusting: Journey to healthy living
- How to prevent relapse of addiction and problem gambling. Available resources and options
- Meetings and support system groups
No appointment is necessary. For further information, please call (712) 234-2300