Alcoholic anonymous dating
I feel like this is abnormal and is less about supporting him and feels more like him being controlling.
But, I have never been around a recovering/sober alcoholic, don't attend meetings and I don't know if you are expected to never drink if you are in a relationship with them.
Recovery from alcohol dependence is lifelong, notes the American Medical Association, even if the individual never consumes another drink.
is an informal society of more than 2 million recovering alcoholics throughout the world. They meet in over 1,900 local meetings spread around the country.
I don't know if you get an official diagnosis as an alcoholic, but at the very least he has a drinking problem (controlling how much he drinks, behavior when drunk, etc.) I am a casual/social drinker of beer only.
(I don't drink liquor and rarely drink wine) To support his decision, I agreed that we won't keep any sort of alcohol in the house.
I asked if this is something while he's getting adjusted to not drinking.
He says no, as long as he doesn't drink, I shouldn't either.