PTSD and Problems with Alcohol Abuse

PTSD and Problems with Alcohol Abuse

People with PTSD often use alcohol to numb the pain, try to quiet the memories and hurt. This leads to a situation where PTSD and Alcohol abuse co-exist. When a person decides to go to recovery for alcohol, it is not as simple as treating alcohol addiction. PTSD also...
Is Your Teen Hiding Their Alcohol Abuse

Is Your Teen Hiding Their Alcohol Abuse

Are you concerned that your teen is hiding alcohol abuse? You are not alone. Today, about 20% of teens binge drink. For some people they can have one or two drinks and stop, for others, it is not that easy.  Alcohol has a great effect on the teenage brain than it...

Adult Children of Alcoholics: Genetic Risks

Growing up with a parent who suffers from an alcohol use disorder can reverse family roles so that a child feels more like the responsible person in the relationship. Adult children of alcoholics have grown up with a very different childhood and adolescence than those...