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People Minimize How Seriously a Drinker’s Behavior has Affected Them

Al-Anon Family Groups' newly released public outreach magazine, “Al-Anon Faces Alcoholism 2015,” offers ways to evaluate whether Al-Anon can help people cope with the drinking behavior of a family member or a close friend.

(PRWeb September 19, 2014)

Released Today, Al-Anon Family Groups’ Exclusive Interview with the Director of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA)

Dr. George Koob, Director of the NIAAA, describes the impact of a loved one’s alcoholism on family members and friends as “devastating,” and advocates for Al-Anon in helping anyone who is affected by someone else’s drinking.

(PRWeb September 09, 2014)

Alcoholism 'Devastating' for Families, Cites New Leader of Federal Research Institution

In an exclusive interview with Al-Anon Family Groups, NIAAA Director Dr. George Koob likens dealing with alcoholism in the family to the impact of other traumatic experiences. The interview is scheduled for release on September 9th, as part of the “First Steps to Al-Anon Recovery” podcast series at al-anon.alateen.org.

(PRWeb September 03, 2014)