Category Archives: Alcoholism

Workshop, March 31, 2012

Along the Way: Transformation through difficult times… Relationship, Resilience, Respite, Renewal (the 4 Rs) March 31, 2012 Unity Spiritual Center Sartell, MN Susan Holmen, LICSW, ICADC   Using music, meditation, journaling and sharing, Susan explored the journey of transformation. The … Continue reading

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The pain of alcoholism–Part 2

It is difficult for me to see how accepted alcohol abuse is in our culture. Drinking is pervasive and over-drinking is tolerated. I hear of young women and men who are close to losing their children due to neglect or … Continue reading

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The pain of alcoholism – Part 1

In my work as a counselor, sometimes I see and hear “themes” for the week; common threads woven through the tapestry of stories I’m hearing. Although I am a generalist and work with many types of mental health issues, this … Continue reading

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