What can I do to help an alcoholic?

Answer Watching someone struggle with alcoholism is painful, and the closer you are to the person, the more it hurts. You can help an alcoholic move toward sobriety, but you have to know what works and wh... Read More »

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What Can You Do if You Have an Adult Child Who Is an Alcoholic and Needs Help?

Seeing your adult child suffer from an alcohol addiction is painful. You may desperately want to put an end to the drinking but have no idea how to help. The reality is that you cannot force an a... Read More »

How do I help an alcoholic spouse?

Alcoholism is a disease that affects families in many ways--emotionally, physically and financially. If you have an alcoholic spouse, there is help for you and your loved ones; you don't have to su... Read More »

How to Help a Recovering Alcoholic?

If you have a recovering alcoholic in your family, or are friends with a recovering alcoholic, there are some things that you should know.

How can I help my alcoholic spouse?

Alcohol related problems and issues cost Americans approximately $200 billion each year. But that's nothing compared to the emotional costs the effects of chronic alcoholism can have on a marriage.... Read More »