What Are Some Behavioral Signs of An Alcoholic?
The signs and symptoms of alcoholism are often individualized, but may include:
- Drinking alone or in secret
- Being unable to limit the amount of alcohol consumed in spite of desire or intentions to not drink, or to drink only ascertain amount
- Feeling of compulsion to drink
- Anxiety, depression, and/or irritability
- Frequent falls and bruises
- Blackouts (inability to remember what occurred while drinking)