The holidays can be a time of great joy and celebration or a time of great pain, sorrow and depression for anyone. These can be particularly dangerous times for people who are in recovery, especially those in early recovery. Gregg C., a counselor with the Crossroads Centre in Antigua, West Indies, provides some helpful tips for dealing with the season. Read more...
There are ways to make it through the holidays clean and sober. Visitors to the Alcoholism / Substance Abuse site share how they did it:
Staying sober during the holidays may not be easy, but it can be done. This six-day email course provides more than 40 tips for maintaining sobriety, dealing with depression, and staying healthy during the holiday season.
How Do You Avoid Drinking During the Holidays?
Tips from visitors to the Alcoholism / Substance Abuse on how to stay clean and sober during the holiday season: