Still Drinking? Get Support

Still Drinking Get Support

One of the best takeaways from my interview with Casey McGuire Davidson, who became a Certified Life Coach and a Master Practitioner in Core Energy Leadership was why she does what she does. Davidson’s goal is to “help other successful women who’ve gotten into the habit of drinking too much or too often, reevaluate their relationship […]

Alcohol Use Disorder: Easy to Meet Criteria

Alcohol Use Disorder: Easy to Meet Criteria

A lot of patients that we see at Coleman Addiction Medicine don’t know if they meet the criteria for alcohol use disorder. I can tell you that it’s not that hard to qualify, and more and more people are entering the ranks. From 2001 to 2012, the prevalence of alcohol use disorder (AUD) increased by […]

How the Hell do I Stay Sober Now?!

How the hell do I stay sober now

As we continue to live in a world with coronavirus, it is becoming easier and easier to get lost in our minds. We think about the future and fear of the unknown. Many of us may also experience the reality of being host to the virus which may or may not make us, our loved […]

Is Alcohol Essential During a Pandemic?

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April is alcohol awareness month. But this year, April is unlike any April we have ever experienced. COVID-19 has turned our world upside-down. Businesses are closed, people have been mandated to work from home, and kids are home from school.  Have you noticed that in many places liquor stores are considered essential businesses? Why is […]

April is Alcohol Awareness Month

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April is Alcohol Awareness Month. Beginning in 1987, this month is focused on encouraging communities across the country to reach out to their citizens about alcohol, alcohol addiction, and recovery. The goal is to help reduce the stigma associated with Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD). This year, alcohol awareness month takes on added significance this year because […]