"Shop for a counselor by studying their areas of expertise, e.g. a family counselor might not have addictions experience. If your river is the Mississippi, you're not going to benefit much from a Nile River guide."
Dry January is an important initiative to stay alcohol-free and reduce the risks of harm caused by alcohol. Each day's calendar page can be found on the Every Silver Lining Has a Cloud Facebook page and on Twitter @AlcoholAuthor. See more about quitting in 2014 on a feature at All That's Written.
Need a reason to keep on alcohol-free? Handbag.com gives you seven. (http://www.handbag.com/life/news/a411304/7-reasons-to-give-up-alcohol-for-a-month-and-embrace-being-sober.html)
Details on the third literary award for Every Silver Lining Has a Cloud, plus the new radio interview replay is available at alcohologist.com... and please read the new interview with Scott Stevens at Christoph Fisher Books. Mr. Fisher is an acclaimed international historical fiction novelist from the UK