“Understanding the High-Functioning Alcoholic”

by Sarah Allen Benton

Book Contents:

Part 1: Active Alcoholism

Chapter One – Introduction: High-Functioning Alcoholics

Chapter Two – In the Beginning: High-Functioning Alcoholics in High School

Chapter Three – Freedom: High-Functioning Alcoholics in College

Chapter Four – Adrift: High-Functioning Alcoholics as Emerging Adults

Chapter Five – Falling Uphill: Professional, Intelligent and Alcoholic

Chapter Six – Attempts to “Cure” the Problem: Out of Control and Hitting Bottom

Part 2: Recovery

Chapter Seven – A New Start: The Paths to Sobriety

Chapter Eight – Spirituality, Religion and the Bottle: Filling the Void

Chapter Nine – Transformation: The Twelve Steps

Chapter Ten – The Challenge: Life in Recovery