MEDIA: Overeating, comfort drinking: The pesky pandemic habits that are still with us.

In this weekend edition of The Irish Times, I spoke with journalist Jen Hogan about problematic alcohol consumption post-covid and the signs to look out for in your own drinking habits.

Addiction psychotherapist Orlagh Reid says the pandemic has created “a new wave of problem drinkers who are seeking help and support to address or manage problems they never realised had developed”. Often it is their partners who are seeking support.

The full article is available to read on the Irish Times website at Overeating, comfort drinking: The pesky pandemic habits that are still with us.

Orlagh Reid Psychotherapy

Orlagh Reid

Orlagh Reid is an IACP accredited Counsellor & Psychotherapist, Addiction Counsellor, Gottman Couples Therapist and Fertility Counsellor in private practice based in Co. Kildare, Ireland and worldwide online via DOXY. She specialises in addiction, recovery, well-being and clinical sexology. To find out more or to book an online consultation visit www.orlaghreid.com

Orlagh Reid Psychotherapy MIACP Therapy Ireland

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