How Not to Raise an Addict: Biblical Prevention Strategies by Mark E. Shaw,

Focus Publishing


About: How Not to Raise an Addict.

A child becomes addicted by personal choice and is 100% responsible for the first decision to abuse an addictive substance. This booklet gives an overview of the five basic mentalities of “addictive” thinking: Entitlement, Consumer, Victim, Perishing and Rebellious Mentalities.  Commands and instructions based on scripture given in this booklet will help guide you in “How Not to Raise an Addict”. 

About the Author

Mark E. Shaw, D.Min., is a certified biblical counselor with ACBC and IABC, as well as an Alcohol and Drug Counselor with AADAA. He leads a national team of servant-leaders at The Addiction Connection, and is currently Executive Director at Vision of Hope, a residential ministry of Faith Church in Lafayette, IN.