Living with Alcoholism and Drug Addiction
Author: Daniel Jordan
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Release Date: March 10, 2011
Living with Alcoholism and Drug Addiction is a straightforward guide that closely examines this disease, its consequences on day-to-day life, and where to go for help. Featuring real-life examples of people struggling with alcoholism and drug addiction, as well as helpful appendixes listing organizations, support groups, online resources, and further reading, this new resource is ideal for teens facing this disorder or for those who have family members or friends coping with it.Alcoholism and drug addiction are substance use disorders-chronic, but treatable, brain disorders. Though the exact cause of alcoholism and drug addiction is unknown, genetics, environment, and mental illness may play a role.