Vesta Family


Trying to cope with a loved one’s drug or alcohol use? I offer a discreet and effective service for family members who need help to reduce stress and to live a better life. Whether you have just found out about a loved one’s substance use or it has been going on for years, you won’t be judged. This programme is for you.



12- 16 weeks


Who is the programme for?


Based on the evidence based Parents and Carers Training (PACT) model of support. This programme is for family members living with a loved one’s drug or alcohol use who would like support to:
* Get your loved one help for their substance use
* Reduce your stress and pressure
* Improve your quality of life
* Support yourself and your loved ones to recover


Programme Content


1. About you

2. About your loved one

3. Understanding substance use and recovery

4. Making connections

5. Rewarding your loved one when sober

6. Communication techniques

7. Disabling enabling behaviours

8. Withdrawing when your loved one uses

9. Resilience and strengths

10. Getting your loved one into treatment

11. Supporting recovery

12. Celebrate your successes


How we work together


This is a structured and evidence based programme developed by Addiction and the Family International Network (AFINET). It is a 6-week programme and aims to reduce stress and pressure to family members living with a loved one using substances.
We will provide you with a discreet, personalised, friendly and professional service with fantastic support from highly skilled drug and alcohol therapists for families.




This programme is priced from £595 for 12 weeks of online group sessions. There are options for online and face to face support. For sessions in Manchester, the family home or a venue of your choice, we can discuss your requirements in your consultation.


How to access support


I can provide services online using Zoom (don’t worry if you don’t know what this is! I’ll help!), face to face in Manchester, UK, or at your home if you live within an hours drive from Manchester. Alternative support can also to be tailored to meet your needs.


What next?


I offer a free 30 minute consultation where you can get to know a little about me and I can help you to get the support you need to live a better life.

Contact me to book in a friendly chat.