Travel Tips for Recovering Alcoholics

Temptation to drink alcohol is common for business travelers who are recovering alcoholics. Drinks are offered on the airplane, at conferences, at business lunches and dinners, at hotel bars, and elsewhere. Travel itself may increase both anxiety and loneliness and the desire to drink.

Here are some tips for recovering alcoholic travelers:

It’s important to plan ahead in order to avoid facing too much temptation to drink.

 

References:

  • Olsen, P.R. Road rules for recovering alcoholics. New York Times (Business Travel), 9-23-03.

filed under: Abuse

This site does not dispense medical, legal, or any other advice and none should be inferred.
For more fine print, read the disclaimer.