If you believe someone you care about may have a drinking problem, look for these common warning signs!

  • Drinking Alone
  • Using Alcohol as a coping mechanism to get through difficult situations
  • Feeling uncomfortable when alcohol is not available, especially in social situations
  • Increase in alcohol consumption
  • Drinking alcohol in risky situations, such as before driving
  • Getting drunk or drinking excessively on a regular basis
  • Drinking in the morning or other unusual times
  • (DeFrain, Olson & Skogrand, 2014, p. 449)
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