Fourth of July celebrations come with barbequed food, eye-catching fireworks, and beer. Some people may not understand that a holiday like this can be daunting for those in recovery. Independence Day ranks #7 out of the top 10 drunkest holidays in America, and this year will be no different; except when it comes to you. This year you’re going to stay sober. Below are some ways you can stay sober on the Fourth of July and other things to keep in mind.
Casey is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor and Certified Addictions Professional. Casey has spent more than 10 years working with individuals with addiction and co-occurring disorders, providing individual and group therapy, consultation and assessment, and case management in both a hospital and outpatient setting.