I'm new to this forum, and have joined after a frantic search for resources to help me better understand and help deal with my partner's alcoholism. I'm hoping that some of you on this forum who have witnessed successful recoveries might have some advice about what kinds of things might be constructive and supportive in helping someone attempting to recover and also what to avoid. Thank you in advance for any insights you can share.
This is my first post. My mom was verbally and physically abusive to me as a child. I moved out of the house at 16. My father died when I was 18 and she pulled over on the interstate and physically kicked me out of the car so that I missed his funeral. She’s terrible in times of stress but there are times where we can go On an outing and actually get along even though these times seem to get...