Professional Alcoholics: Minority of the Middle Class


Taking a look at the often forgotten ‘high-functioning’ or ‘functional’ alcoholics hidden through the UK workforce.

Recent ELSA findings suggest a surprising demographic who fall into the ‘high-risk drinking’ category, while those who call in sick due to a hangover may not be who you expect.

Dr. Aboaba also speaks to Obi Unaka from the Charter House Clinic, who discusses possible causes for increases in the volume of functioning professionals seeking their support services.