A 2009 study published in "Addiction Research & Theory" proposes that the reason that Alcoholics Anonymous works so well is due to the fact that it is available worldwide, can be accessed at any time and there is never an official end to the program.
When dating a recovering alcoholic, you must realize that the process of recovery never ends.
Any local AA center will have an abundance of information to share with you.
Be sensitive to the fact that your man does not drink when it comes to imbibing an alcoholic beverage.
Are they actively working a program of recovery (e.g., participating in self-help support meetings, counseling or an aftercare program)?
As noted by Alcoholics Anonymous, the only way in which the alcoholic can combat this disease is by ceasing the consumption of alcohol.A history of addiction doesn’t necessarily turn Mr./Mrs. They’ve waged a courageous battle, spending a great deal of time working to take care of and improve themselves.