Computer Course on Alcohol Teaches You How to Avoid DUI

There is no reason to get a driving under the influence (DUI) violation/ As a counselor for alcohol, drug, and DUI classes, I often discuss this notion with my students. Just how well do you know your alcohol-related ABCs? Drunken driving laws contain an alphabetic menagerie of acronyms: DWI, DUI, ... [More]

Computer Based Alcohol Classes Work, Part IV

This is the fourth in a series of blogs looking at the effectiveness of online education generally, and Internet based alcohol awareness programs specifically. Recent studies have shown that learning about alcohol, drug and even sex using the Internet as the medium, can be more effective than tradit... [More]

Online Alcohol Classes Are Effective, Part III

As this headline suggests, this is the third in a series of blogs addressing the effectiveness of online alcohol classes. With a growing number of people involved in alcohol-related incidents, all with busy lives, online alcohol classes are becoming one of the remediation therapies mandated by the c... [More]

Computerized Alcohol Education Classes Work, II

This is the second in a series of blogs looking at the effectiveness of online alcohol courses. So, who takes online alcohol classes? As a counselor for both in-class and online alcohol classes I have a pretty good understanding of who takes the class. The vast majority of students already have had... [More]

Take An Online Alcohol Class With Friends

All alcoholics start as social drinkers. How do I know? Besides logic, I was a social drinker who became an alcoholic. Now, as a counselor for both in-class and online alcohol classes I see first-hand how social drinking is the gateway for everyone who eventually develops a drinking problem. The mi... [More]

British Tarts Need Alcohol Awareness Classes

Have you read about the crazy habit young British professional women seem to have right now? It appears they go out in groups getting drunk every week. It has become a social ill in The United Kingdom that is drawing attention from all parts of society. It is not uncommon to watch a number of women... [More]