The ban on alcohol didn’t last very long because of the way organized criminal activity was empowered by its illegality; there was now a new black market for gangsters and bootleggers to exploit and profit from. Harmful versions of alcohol were also unleashed on the public during this time. The states become aware of just… Read More

No matter where on your journey – considering sobriety, living sober for years or months already – our newsletter is here as a guide with helpful resources, events, and more. No matter where on your journey – considering sobriety, living sober for years or months already – our newsletter is here as a guide with… Read More

Content Template 2: One-Page Integrated Relapse Prevention Plan For Co-occurring Disorders Report Infographic PPT What are the three phases of relapse? Which of the following should be included in a relapse prevention plan? In which kind of format can I save my reports? Template 3: One-Page Relapse Prevention Plan With Warning Signs Presentation Report Infographic… Read More

Members may download one copy of our sample forms and templates for your personal use within your organization. Please note that all such forms and policies should be reviewed by your legal counsel for compliance with applicable law, and should be modified to suit your organization’s culture, industry, and practices. Neither members nor non-members may… Read More

After a few drinks, all my best friend wants to do is give hugs and cuddle—doesn’t much matter who. Once he locks onto you (we are still trying to figure out what triggers him), he will quickly and relentlessly violate anyone’s definition of personal space. For example, a BAC of 0.05 means that the person’s… Read More

Content How to Stop Alcohol Cravings Naturally How To Stop Drinking Naturally: Home Remedies Why Do I Crave Alcohol? Main Content Alcohol can have detrimental effects on your stomach and intestines, so choosing quality carbs and fiber is crucial for maintaining a healthy gut flora. Another food type that can help you control or decrease… Read More

When you’re struggling to stay sober, meditation can help you refocus and bring a healthy stillness to you. It stops you from fidgeting or thinking of scenarios where you’d end up drinking. Stay calm, play some relaxing ambient noise, and be still. Going to rehab and coming back to your day-to-day life is kind… Read More

Content Life Moderate Drinking Guidelines Terms of Use Risk factors for alcohol use disorder The information on this site should not be used as a substitute for professional medical care or advice. Contact a health care provider if you have questions about your health. Heavy alcohol use can also cause problems at home, at work,… Read More

Content Diminished lifetime substance use over time: an inquiry into differential underreporting Proband follow-ups, evaluation of SDPS probands’ offspring, and offspring follow-ups Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders Causes of Denial in Alcohol Use Disorder Why Stigma Makes Addiction Worse (and How We Can End It) It keeps good people in everlasting blindness destroying… Read More