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Christine Mitchell

Christine Mitchell
Born and raised in Canada, Christine is a 28-year-old who found a deep love for writing when she struggled to quit drinking in 2020. At almost a year sober, she is passionate about sharing her experience in dealing with alcoholism and crippling anxiety. When she isn’t writing, you can find her chasing sunsets or relaxing at home with her husband and three-legged-dog. Follow her journey on Instagram @pathtosobriety and Twitter @cpathtosobriety.

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Coping With Anxiety Without the Help of Alcohol

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 13, 2021 / by Christine Mitchell posted in Addiction, Sober Living, Co-Occurring Disorders, Positive Recovery

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I sincerely believed that alcohol would never be excluded from my life. Not because I couldn’t quit, but because I didn’t want to.

I never understood the ones who found joy without a sprinkle of liquid courage. I was convinced that being “addicted” to alcohol was in my nature and that changing that would be out of the question.

I never considered myself to be an alcoholic, but I knew all too well that I drank too much. I drank more than the people around me, – a lot more often. I preferred drinking alone but because I could function properly while drinking, I dismissed the reality that I had a drinking problem.

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