A list of diseases and medical conditions associated with alcoholism and the chronic abuse of alcohol.
If you think that you suffer from alcoholism, drug addiction, or any psychological or psychiatric condition, then you already have a jump start on recovery if you need it. Make an appointment with professionals and find out. Given the prevalence of alcoholism...
This topic is intended to be a useful tool in developing a good 6th and 7th Step workshop, group particpation event and not to be in competition of the AA Big Book.
Dependence is not the same as addiction. What constitutes alcohol dependence? What are the possible negative consequences of dependence? How do we quit or normalize alcohol use?
When we do an Alanon 6th Step, we ask the God of our understanding to remove our defects of character. We know we can't do it ourselves; now we'll give God a chance. How can you work this step?
If you sometimes drink too much, learn how you can continue to occasionally enjoy alcohol without drinking too much. It is possible for most people to become moderate drinkers.
An interview with an AA member conducted as a school assignment led me on my own path to self discovery. This has proven to be the most worthwhile assignment ever completed.
How did he know my name? He was this dirty old tramp, almost on his last legs by the looks of it. I couldn’t remember ever having met him before.
Well here we are almost 2 years since my first blog. My mother returned to jail this week, violation of probation. Not sure how much time she will get. I havent spoken to her in about a year. Since the last time I posted I decided to focus a...
What is casual drinking and what constitutes alcohol abuse? How destructive can abusing alcohol be and how can we counter it?