Alcoholism and the Workplace

2014-05-08T15:22:02-07:00

Alcoholism is prevalent in the workplace. It affects all age groups, and socioeconomic classes - professionals, priests, and plumbers alike. Alcohol is often used to relax after work, to "seal the deal" during power lunches, or as an eye opener to start the day. In a society that has normalized the use of substances, even glamorized it – the crossing of the line into alcoholism can often be a slippery slope or, depending the individual, a dive off a cliff. Once [...]