When someone you love has a problem with alcohol or other drugs, it can be tough. Knowing what to do and say, how to set boundaries and manage self-care are challenges which don’ need to be faced alone. Hear from two Drug ARM clients about their experiences supporting loved ones.
Alcohol consumption tends to be high at this time of year, as we socialise more, have more stress around finances and family, and are eager to wind down from our busy year. However, drinking may become a problem for some as alcohol is seen as a way to get relief from ongoing life stress.