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What is Binge Drinking?

By David Joel Miller.

Binge drinking is a huge problem.

Some people have one drink after dinner each night. Other people save them up and have all seven on Friday night. 1,069 more words

Recovery And Resiliency

What is an Alcohol Use Disorder?

By David Joel Miller.

How is Alcohol Use Disorder different from Alcoholism?

Used to be a time when doctors treated medical issues, Therapists treated mental illness, Social services treated poverty related issues and – well – no one exactly wanted to do anything with drug addicts and alcoholics. 849 more words

Co-Occurring Disorders

What are Alcohol-Related Disorders?

By David Joel Miller.

Alcoholism is not the only problem alcohol causes.

Most of the time when people think of the problems that could be caused by alcohol they think of the “chronic” alcoholic. 975 more words

Co-Occurring Disorders

Loving Someone With an Alcohol Use Disorder- 5 Things You Should Know.

1. Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD) is the medical diagnosis given to problem drinking that becomes severe.

The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) is a great resource on this topic.   817 more words


Treating Substance Use Disorders

Clients in Pomegranate Health System’s residential treatment program have access to individual and group counseling for substance use disorders through  Maryhaven’s on-site program initiated early last year. 537 more words

Adolescent Psychiatry

Attitude Problem?


“What problem does this study address?

Interesting study looking at some of the attitudes among those with alcohol used disorders which prevent them from seeking treatment. 943 more words


Here's Why I Can't Drink

I’ve been pretty lazy about posting and have been spending my time doing other things, mostly shopping. I shop a lot. I don’t even buy that much, just therapeutically shopping away, searching for the PERFECT boots and the PERFECT flats. 662 more words