The surprising Internet forum some alcoholics are choosing over AA – The Washington Post


Nearly five million Americans woke up on New Year’s Day with champagne headaches and a new resolve to renounce drinking.

Traditionally, that would involve pouring out the content of one’s liquor cabinet and heading to a doctor’s office or an AA meeting.

But in the wilds of Reddit — of all imaginable places — more than 30,000 recovering problem drinkers have found that there might be another way. It’s called r/StopDrinking, and it is, in a nutshell, the Internet’s unlikely answer to traditional addiction therapy.

Source: The surprising Internet forum some alcoholics are choosing over AA – The Washington Post

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