Education & Resources
Separating Fact from Fiction and How You Can Help
What is Alcoholism?
We believe that education about alcoholism, recovery, and The Magdalen House services is crucial to helping more alcoholics and their families recover.
The more commonly used medical term for alcoholism is “alcohol use disorder,” which is defined in the most current Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) as “a chronic relapsing brain disease characterized by compulsive alcohol use, loss of control over alcohol intake, and a negative emotional state when not using.”
Blogs & Podcasts
With new content released every month from our recovery team, there is something new for everyone to learn about the disease of alcoholism.
With over 130 vetted partners, we are able to offer many services and tools to our community to sustain long-term recovery.