How to handle living with an alcoholic?
How to handle living with an alcoholic 101. Text: CoDependant No More, by Melodie Beattie How to live with an alcoholic & not let the stress affect them? My wife after 25yrs of marriage started drinking & carried on for more than an another 10yrs gradually getting worse & worse until she was consuming about a pint of Vodka every night. I was stressed out to the max. The book I mentioned above helped me a great deal & I strongly recommend it for you. Is it your fault that you are stress? Absolutely not! However, you are stressed because you are coping with your dillema the only way you can. As of today, you are going to begin a search for a new set of coping skills that will 1st help you, & if all goes well, will also help your husband if he chooses be helped. How do others live with an alcoholic & not let it get to them? Well 1st let me tell you that after 10 yrs of living with an alcoholic & letting it get to me every second of every day. I decided that I wasn’t going to put up with i