By Julie Garrison
Special to DadsDivorce.com
If you suspect that your ex-wife has an alcohol or drug problem, she has probably been “flying under the radar” for quite some time.
Most people with substance abuse and addiction problems hide it until they have invested so much of themselves that they are no longer able to cover it up.
In the addiction rehab world, this phenomenon is called a “loss of control” where the alcoholic or addict begins leaving many signs of his or her problem.
Once you begin seeing that your ex is having a substance problem, there are five concrete steps you can take for the protection of your children.