Alcoholism with Psychiatric Disorder : Symptoms, Treatment & Therapy

Drinking alcohol is a common practice among people, but Alcohol drinking can cause various physical and mental problems. In the early stages, people feel a range of pleasant effects. Due to these effects, people continue to drink even after it becomes “a problem.”

People Start drink alcohol for the following reason

  • For Stress Relief
  • Group Habit of drinking
  • Past good experiences
  • Social Function norm
  • Easy availability of alcohol
  • For Fun
  • To create difference
Alcoholism associated with psychiatrist disorder
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Long-term effects of alcohol

Physical health effects of alcohol consumption 

  • Cirrhosis of the liver, pancreatitis, epilepsy, and polyneuropathy
  • Alcoholic dementia
  • Heart disease
  • Nutritional deficiencies
  • Sexual dysfunction
  • Death from many sources
  • Cancer
  • Damage to the central nervous system
  • Alcohol has an adverse effect on pregnant women and children.

Mental health effects of alcohol consumption 

25 percent of alcoholics presenting with severe psychiatric disturbances like 

Also read: Major Depressive Disorder With Psychotic Features

Social effects of alcohol consumption

  • Domestic violence
  • Rapes
  • Burglaries and assaults
  • Unemployment
  • Drunk driving 
  • Isolation from family and friends
  • Divorce
  • Loss of self-esteem 

Alcohol withdrawal syndrome

Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome is seen when an individual reduces or stops alcohol consumption after prolonged periods of excessive alcohol intake.

Withdrawal symptoms :

How to stop drinking alcohol?

  • Analyze the costs and benefits of drinking Alcohol
  • Set mindset for overcome alcoholism by books, video, etc.
  • Prepare Plan with mini step
  • Keep a record of drinking
  • Improve the cycle 
  • Stay Motivated
  • Take help of Expert
  • Develop a New Habit for a new life
  • Help others to overcome drinking alcohol

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