Is it ok to force an alcoholic to stop drinking completely?

Update: I'm seeing a professional for my drinking. Despite that and the efforts I've done and do, my parents seem to ignore them. They told me that I can't drink alcohol from now on. If my dad finds my alcohol after buying it, he will take it away from me and keep it for himself. He also said he's looking... show more I'm seeing a professional for my drinking. Despite that and the efforts I've done and do, my parents seem to ignore them. They told me that I can't drink alcohol from now on. If my dad finds my alcohol after buying it, he will take it away from me and keep it for himself. He also said he's looking for a good alcometer.
My dad is a scientific and my mom use to be alcoholic and smoker. So I find it very frustrating that they think they can just act like experts.
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