a police officer holding a breathalyzer to test for dui vs dwi

DUI vs. DWI

Bayview Recovery Center is located in Tacoma, Washington. We serve the Pacific Northwest and have made the answer to these questions pertain to our state. Washington state does not designate between DUI which is driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and DWI which is driving while intoxicated. Some states designate differences between the…

Man dealing with dry drunk syndrome

Dry Drunk Syndrome

You’ve white-knuckled yourself into sobriety. One day, you quit drinking. But did you heal? Alternatively, are you merely a dry drunk? When You Quit Drinking on Your Own It’s not easy. You throw out all of your bottles. Similarly, you stop your partying habits. Friends are wondering what’s going on. You face your withdrawal symptoms…

Red solo cups often used during binge drinking in college

Binge Drinking in College

If you were to believe Hollywood’s portrayal of college life, it may seem like it’s a never-ending stream of parties and alcohol abuse. Unfortunately, this is a sad reality for some college students who will find themselves caught up in an endless cycle. Binge drinking in college is a serious problem at one of the…