Yes, millions of people are being affected by the excessive drinking of someone close. You are drinking but not that much. Sometimes you are just persuaded or insisted by someone to drink more even though you don’t want to take more. Some are just drinking too much just forget their sorrows and problems they are having at that certain time. They cannot control themselves to drink too much, especially if they are really having a big and serious problem regarding with his or her family. They cannot control themselves in drinking once they tasted the first sip and until they reach the level of alcoholism.
How about if you have a family member or a friend, a neighbor or a co-worker has or has had a drinking problem, do you mind to accompany until to the last drop of your alcoholic drink? There are some circumstances that can greatly affect your lifestyle. Did you grow up in an alcoholic or other dysfunctional family? Those who grow up in homes where there is alcohol abuse or alcoholism are sometimes affected in ways they do not even realize. How families are affected in this kind of problem?
Most of the families that experience crisis or serious financial problem, the father or the mother of that family usually take the chance to drink alcohol just to forget their problems even just for a short time. Of course this is not. Yes, you will forget your problems for a short time, but your problems remain still a problem. So instead of drinking, why don’t you put yourself in a right way of seeking solutions to your problems?
Because of the manners some parents have been shown to their kids, these kids will probably mimic the same footsteps from their parents, especially drinking and smoking. As a parent, you must need to be a role model first for your kids so that they will follow the way you want for them. Some teenagers, at the very young age are already working for their sober living process and fighting for the better future.
If you have concerns about this alcoholic issue for the better life of your love ones, you need to consult sober living process of Homes of Promise. You can get in touch with us at (888) 856-9480 or you can reach us online for more details and updates.