Addiction & Substance Use
Alex grew up seeing poker and gambling as his connection to adulthood. After moving to Las Vegas to make a career out of it, his addiction took complete control of his life. Not only has he lost everything, but now has loan sharks searching for him.
Cliff, a chiropractor with a failing business, has been mandated by the court to attend therapy sessions for his DUI. Here we learn about his pressures and how he has justified his drinking as well as behaviors around hiding his drinking.
Cliff, a chiropractor with a failing business, is struggling with an alcohol use disorder. He?s now on the second day of withdrawal. He's irritable, exasperated, angry, self-pitying, desperate. He alternates between lashing out and collapsing in powerlessness.