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Total Alcohol Abstinence vs Moderation: Which One Wins in the End?

Sara knew she drank too much. After years of struggling, she decided she needed help. She admitted she was dependent on alcohol and started seeing a counselor. Sara explained to her therapist that she didn’t think she could quit drinking altogether. She hoped she didn’t need to. When out for a nice dinner or attending...
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