Being a recovering alcoholic is always going to have its challenges. You are bound to experience temptation from time to time. You might especially feel pressure or temptation when it comes holidays. Especially holidays that are predominately about drinking and partying. With St. Patrick’s Day approaching, its crucial to have a plan on how to spend this holiday that consists of mostly binge drinking. Here are a few ways to successfully have a sober St. Patrick’s Day. For more information on Addiction treatment in NJ, contact us today.

Spend Time with Friends You Trust

When you have a situation that could lead to temptation, it’s important to surround yourself with people that you trust. Make sure on St. Patricks day you are with a group of friends that support your recovery and want to see you succeed.

Find a Sober Party to Attend

Keep an eye out for sober parties in your community. This is a great way to have a nice time and celebrate in a safe and sober environment.

Stay In

This might be your safest option, stay in! Having a night at home can still be a fun and safe way to celebrate. Invite some friends over for a movie marathon or play some board games. Remember, your sobriety comes first!

Addiction Treatment in NJ

Addiction Treatment in NJ

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Reviewed for Medical & Clinical Accuracy by Dr. Jeffrey Berman, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Berman, MDDr. Jeffrey Berman is a psychiatrist in Teaneck, New Jersey and is affiliated with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Upstate Medical University and has been in practice for more than 20 years. He also speaks multiple languages, including French and Hebrew.

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