Monthly Archives: August 2018

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Take the Alcoholism Test to Rate Your Drinking

If you drink, where would you rate yourself on the drinking scale? Occasional drinker; social events only; just on the weekends; I can hold my liquor; I get drunk but it’s no big deal . . .

From a purely factual reality standpoint, many drinkers underestimate or understate their drinking level. This becomes even more prevalent […]

By |August 27th, 2018|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on Take the Alcoholism Test to Rate Your Drinking

Are You Co-Dependent on an Addict?

From personal experience I can tell you that co-dependency is a very normal and natural reaction when a loved one has an addiction that they won’t address or face. Addicts we care about know how to push all of our co-dependency buttons.

At first we might buy in to all of their rationalizations, justifications and outright […]

By |August 21st, 2018|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on Are You Co-Dependent on an Addict?

The Summer Party is Almost Over! Time to Get Sober?

Although it’s hard to believe, summer 2018 is closing fast! And if you or someone you love has a drinking or drug problem, then it’s likely been a summer of “party on dude!” and worry about the consequences later. Well, “later” is here—it’s called “the end of summer.” So what now? Do you get serious […]

By |August 16th, 2018|Recovery Blog|Comments Off on The Summer Party is Almost Over! Time to Get Sober?