Rehab for Alcoholism Without the 12 Steps

   When the average person thinks about alcohol treatment in a rehab center, their mind jumps to the Alcoholics Anonymous method. The famous “I’m_____ and I’m an alcoholic,” is what people think alcohol addiction is all about. The 12 Step Program does work. It’s effective, it’s beneficial, it’s emotional but it’s one of many different options […]

The Types of Bodily Damage Alcoholism Can induce

  There’s a lot of buzz about how alcohol abuse can affect mental health. We talk about how binge drinking can cause family problems. We talk about the social risks of binge drinking. Have you taken the time to think about the physical aspects of binge drinking and alcoholism?     The World Health Organization reports that the […]

6 Types Of Medically Assisted Treatment For Drug Or Alcohol Addiction

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Medically assisted treatment (MAT) is an essential part of recovery. It’s usually recommended at the beginning of treatment. It’s also known as drug detox or alcohol detox. Medication-assisted treatment treats all types of addictions, from an opioid addiction to alcohol dependence. In 2014, 22.5 million Americans aged 12 and older needed this type of treatment […]

Do I Have to Hit Rock Bottom Before Coming in for Alcohol Treatment Help?

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Many alcohol abusers are under the misconception that they have to hit rock bottom before they can seek alcohol treatment help. That couldn’t be further from the truth. You don’t need to hit any requirements before you should get help for your alcohol addiction. If at any moment you feel like you’re struggling with a […]