Facing a Problem Head On | Denial and Alcoholism

Many people may know the familiar joke about denial, but it is not a laughing matter where alcohol dependency is at question. Alcoholism denial extends far beyond the individual who suffers from the disorder. Family, friends, and co-workers often rationalize poor behavior, which makes facing alcoholism a challenge. As it turns out, denial is a  … Read more

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Alcoholism: The Hidden Disorder

Alcoholism is a growing problem among Americans. According to recent data, 1-in-8 adults, or nearly five million people, can be categorized as meeting the diagnostic criteria for the disorder. For some, alcoholism is a private ordeal, but for many more, it is a problem that has wide-reaching effects on family, friends, co-workers, and strangers. Overall,  … Read more

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