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Dr. Uhr is a psychiatrist that specializes in treating addiction. She is passionate about helping families know what to do when one of their family members struggle with alcoholism and addiction. Her psychiatry training and fellowship in psychopharmacology at Stanford University School of... Full Bio
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11 Signs of Teenage Alcoholism by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Does your teen drink too much?  Is your teen abusing alcohol or is alcohol dependent? 1. Is your teen missing school for alcohol-related reasons (skipping ... Read on »
3 Changes To Expect With Your Alcoholic Spouse’s Sobriety by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Has your alcoholic spouse only been clean and sober for a few weeks or several months?  Are you wondering what you can expect early on in their sobriety? Your alcohol ... Read on »
3 Reasons To Expose You Are Living With an Alcoholic by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism You are living with an alcoholic. This is your BIG secret; your skeleton in the closet. Your parents don’t know and your friends don’t know. You keep up the prete ... Read on »
3 Reasons Your Alcoholic Husband Doesn’t Stop Drinking by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are you married to an alcoholic spouse? Do you ever wonder how he can keep drinking and not learn lessons from his alcoholic behavior?  Does he repeat the same mistak ... Read on »
3 Tips for Your Alcoholic Spouse’s Alcohol Cravings by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Does your alcoholic spouse want to quit drinking alcohol, but the cravings are too difficult to resist? This is a very common problem and is also a sign of alcohol depende ... Read on »
3 Tips To Cope With Your Alcoholic Spouse On Thanksgiving by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism While most families are enjoying their Thanksgiving with friends and relatives, you are living with the fear that your alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife is going ... Read on »
3 Tips To Improve Sunday With An Alcoholic Spouse by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Today is Sunday which should mean quality family time . However, if you are married to an alcoholic spouse, Sunday often translates to hangover time. It’s you by yo ... Read on »
5 Boundaries To Set With Your Alcoholic Husband by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are you married to an alcoholic husband? Are you at the point where you can hardly tolerate your marriage, but you don’t know what to do next? You are finally ready t ... Read on »
5 Hints That You May Be Addicted To Your Alcoholic Spouse by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are you addicted to your alcoholic spouse? That probably seems like a crazy question, but think about this. Your alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife is obsessed wit ... Read on »
5 New Year’s Resolutions for the Functioning Alcoholic by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Let’s face it. Most people set New Year’s Resolutions and would like to start 2010 with a clean slate and stop drinking alcohol. Here are 5 New Year’s resolutions for ... Read on »
5 Quick Tips To Help Your Alcoholic Spouse by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are you living with an alcoholic? At the beginning of your marriage, your spouse did not have a drinking problem. Maybe 2 kids later, some job stress, and the stresse ... Read on »
5 Reasons For Your Alcoholic Spouse To Avoid Pancreatitis by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism If your alcoholic spouse has had acute pancreatitis, it should be a wake up call to NEVER drink another drop of alcohol again. Alcohol and pancreatitis can be a dea ... Read on »
5 Reasons For Your Alcoholic Spouse To Go To An Alcohol Rehabilitation Center by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism The decision for your alcoholic spouse to go to an alcohol rehabilitation treatment center should be made by a medical professional, a therapist, or interventionist w ... Read on »
5 Reasons Your Alcoholic Spouse Is Resisting Treatment by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are you married to an alcoholic spouse? Have you begged and pleaded with your alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife to get help to stop drinking alcohol, but they have ... Read on »
5 Reasons Your Alcoholic Spouse May Choose To Quit Drinking by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism As you watch your alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife drinking today, do you wonder what in the world will ever get them to quit drinking alcohol? Are you absolutely amaze ... Read on »
5 Reasons Your Alcoholic Spouse Procrastinates by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism A character flaw of many alcoholics is the tendency to procrastinate. Does your alcoholic spouse put everything off they can get away with?  Even the functioning al ... Read on »
5 Signs Your Alcoholic Husband Will Actually Quit Drinking by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Your alcoholic spouse promises to stop drinking alcohol as soon as his work stress calms down. He is so convincing, he even has YOU convinced. He has let you down so ... Read on »
5 Tips For Housewives Stuck With an Alcoholic Husband by addictiondoc 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Are you married to an alcoholic husband? Are you financially dependent on him? If so, my heart goes out to you. It is like being on a sinking ship. Your lifeboat is ... Read on »
5 Tips For The Sober Spouse of a Recovering Alcoholic by addictiondoc 1 Comment Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism You are so glad that your spouse’s alcohol problem is under control right now. You have waited years for your alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife to start their substance ... Read on »
5 Tips To Improve Living With an Alcoholic Spouse by addictiondoc Posted in: Blog Posts in Alcoholism Anyone married to an alcoholic spouse is familiar with the extreme ups and downs. When your alcoholic husband or alcoholic wife has been drinking, they are most lik ... Read on »