drinking on thanksgiving

Tips to Avoid Drinking on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is an important and special time to gather with family and friends to celebrate the season. Oftentimes, these gatherings include plenty of delicious dishes to enjoy too. It’s not uncommon for these savory items to come with glasses of wine, holiday cocktails, or beer. While these may be traditional beverage selections many look forward…

alcohol and young adults

Relationship Between Alcohol and Young Adults

Alcohol is a substance widely used by young adults. Unfortunately, the combination of alcohol and young adults is often linked to detrimental issues like binge drinking and drunk driving. These behaviors can also lead to an alcohol use disorder if excessive drinking is left unchecked. We offer an alcohol rehab program to help patients get…

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Therapy Options for Codependency

Codependency involves a relationship between two people that feels necessary but prohibits personal growth in both parties. Before the right therapy for codependency can be pinpointed, it’s important to understand the condition. Oftentimes, it’s seen as a condition where an individual has lost their sense of self. As the name suggests, those who are codependent…

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Getting Treatment for an Alcoholic Parent

Alcoholism can damage all kinds of relationships. However, the toll that alcoholism can take on the relationship between a parent and child can be particularly difficult. Depending on the child’s age and dependence on the parent, alcoholism can cause children to be neglected and abused mentally, physically, or even financially. That is why encouraging alcoholic…

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Staying Sober over 4th of July

Going through addiction treatment can be extremely difficult for many reasons, no matter what substance you’re struggling with, how long you’ve been dependent on it, and what the circumstances of your life may be. Going through a drug or alcohol rehab program has its challenges regardless of how dedicated you are to your recovery or…

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Seeking Depression Treatment for a Loved One

Depression impacts more than the sufferer. Treatment can help those who participate in it. However, many people with depression may feel resistant to getting help. For those who know someone with symptoms of depression, supporting them to get help can turn their life around and the lives of those around them. What Are Common Depression…

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Is Alcohol Harming Your Relationships?

Nobody wants to ruin the trust and love of family members and friends over something preventable or controllable. Experts agree that alcohol abuse can negatively influence all your relationships, including how you relate with your spouse, parents, colleagues, and friends. Attending treatment at Liberty Bay Recovery Center can help you begin to repair these relationships…