Do You Have an Alcohol Problem? This article is 'ok'. The ingest indicator of a substance use problem( alcohol too) is 'continued use despite problems'. Due to the high level of denial with this Illness people may not be able to identify any problems. They need professional assistance for that. Most alcoholics have good jobs, family & friends. They make good money. They don't drink every day or in the morning.
This is an amazing story of a wife who, after much prayer, patients and wise counsel, decided to threaten to leave her alcoholic husband. He took her seriously, even though initially he was furious. This story will give you hope in the midst of what seems to be a hopeless situation.