Is alcoholism a mental illness or symptom of one?
Is alcoholism a symptom of mental illness, depression or underlying imbalances in the brain? Yes, possibly. We explore here.
College drinking prevention
Can college drinking be prevented? How? We review tips on college drinking prevention from the new book, “College Drinking and Drug Use” here.
Alcohol harm reduction strategies and techniques
An explanation of the Top 5 alcohol harm reduction strategies and techniques currently used in clinical practice to help reduce alcohol harm.
How can I stop drinking?
How can you stop drinking? Compare the benefits with the costs. Learn how to apply this simple method to your drinking life here.
Can you get addicted to alcohol?
Yes, alcohol can be addictive. Even people who aren’t addicted can abuse alcohol. Here we discuss the effects of alcohol on the body, signs that you might have an alcohol problem, and strategies for quitting or cutting back.
How can I help my husband stop drinking?
8 tips on how to address your husband’s drinking. Learn to communicate with your husband and address drinking problems with suggestions from an addiction professional here.
Motivation to stop drinking
Looking for motivation to stop drinking? Here are four (4) practical tools for getting and staying motivated in alcohol recovery. Get and stay sober for good! More here.
How long does alcohol stay in your system?
Alcohol stay in your system and can be detected in urine up to 24 hours after you end a drinking session. More on how long alcohol is in your body, urine, breath, saliva and blood here.
Native Americans and alcohol: Why do Native Americans drink so much?
Native Americans are disproportionately dependent on alcohol. Why is this? We explore why Native Americans drink so much here.
DUI assessment questions
Every state has different laws for DUI and DWI convinctions. And the DUI assessment questions are different, too. Common features of DUI assessments here.