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Teaching an Old Alcoholic New Tricks in Recovery

The number one thing that you need to realize when it comes to teaching an old alcoholic new tricks would be this: The alcoholic has...

Simple Truths About the Alcoholic Mind in Recovery

The alcoholic or addict mind is a strange thing. If you go to any recovery program you will notice very quickly that the...

Can a Desperate Intervention Turn an Alcoholic Towards Rehab?

The short answer is "yes," an intervention can potentially convince an alcoholic to turn to rehab. The long answer is a bit more...

The Reality Check that Every Struggling Alcoholic Wants to Avoid

What exactly is denial? It can vary from person to person, but I think when it comes to drug addiction and alcoholism we...

The Real Reason an Alcoholic Struggles to Remain Sober

What is the reason that addicts and alcoholics struggle to remain clean and sober? Why does it have to be this epic life...

How to Crawl Back from an Alcoholic Relapse

So you are in addiction recovery and maybe you are going to AA meetings or therapy of some sort, and you happen to have...

Confessions of a Self Proclaimed DIY Recovering Alcoholic

To start with: I am that self proclaimed DIY alcoholic in recovery. Second of all, although I am largely DIY today, it wasn't always...

Confessions of a Chronic Relapsing Alcoholic

The chronic relapsing alcoholic has a problem. Their problem is not that they love to drink, it is that they cannot figure out...

How Exactly does an Alcoholic Lose the Desire to Drink?

How does an alcoholic actually lose the desire to drink alcohol or take drugs? When you are stuck in addiction and you are...

Portrait of a Successful Recovering Alcoholic

What does a successful recovering alcoholic look like? And perhaps more importantly, what does this life look like? What does their daily...