Face-to-face meetings are a fundamental part of AA, but now they're happening virtually. Does it work?
“It’s one thing to be socially isolated, but it’s another thing to be socially isolated and trying to get sober."
Women are encouraged to “look for their part” in what's happened to them.
The new book 'Drunks' is a colorful history of America's attempts to lay off the sauce, from radical prohibitionists attacking frontier bars to modern rehab programs like AA.
On meth, all my craziest sexual fantasies came true. But realizing I have an addiction meant realizing that my life will never be the same again.
Former Toronto Mayor Rob Ford is the latest celebrity to hire someone to keep them sober, but many experts don't think that sort of coaches are necessary.
Holidays are a dangerous time for people grappling with substance abuse. We spoke to three people in various stages and methods of recovery to talk about how they relapsed during Christmas, and how they plan to make it through this year.
In our documentary 'Rob Ford's Sobriety Coach: Inside the Manic Life and Work of Bob Marier,' we spent time with Marier to get an inside look at his unique process.
Waking up beside a stranger with no memory of why I was naked, losing wallets and friends on the regular. Blacking out at a prof's house. None of this struck me as a big deal at the time.
He asked for my forgiveness and I said "OK," but it wasn't OK.
VICE editor Wilbert L. Cooper traveled to Southern California, the region with the highest concentration of high-end rehab clinics, to explore the peculiar and troubling side of the "for-profit" addiction-treatment industry.
Wilbert L. Cooper traveled to Southern California, the region with the highest concentration of high-end rehab clinics, to explore the peculiar and troubling side of the "for profit" addiction treatment industry.