People regularly believe that secrecy helps their drinker. Often, when the families of problem drinkers talk to us, they will say that they have not told anyone about the drinking issues. While their loyalty to their drinker is commendable it is, unfortunately, also mis-placed. In this video we touch on some of the reasons why secrecy may not be the best strategy.
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Great video. Thanks John.
What about drinkers who don’t care who knows they drink loads and just laugh off any concerns? Is there a good way to deal with that issue?
Take a look at the program, there are some suggestions in there about how to motivate change in your drinker. However, to access it you would need to register as a member. But don’t worry, it’s free. You can Join here.
Really enjoyed this and loved the phrase “addiction thrives on secrecy” too true.