Storied Addicts
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Storied Addicts

6 Reasons why you Shouldn’t Despair After an Alcohol Setback

Maybe you feel like you have failed miserably, but there’s no need to beat yourself up about it

Photo by Aaron Thomas on Unsplash

I’ve chosen the word “setback” as an alternative to “relapse”. It’s a distinction I learned while working in peer support. It’s part of a recovery model that uses de-stigmatizing language to empower those…

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James Gordon

James Gordon

MFA in Creative Writing. Writes about movies, mental health, and other topics.