It is important to know what to do when someone who suffers from alcohol dependence or drug addiction asks if they should enter treatment.
When individuals ask if they should enter alcohol treatment or… 640 more words
Former child actor, Todd Bridges, provided inspiration and substance abuse recovery guidance to the residents of Gateway Alcohol & Drug Treatment in Springfield, IL on Friday, September 19, 2014. 204 more words
The effect of substance abuse can be quite significant. This is especially so with alcohol and drugs taking a heavy toll on all aspects of the user’s life. 448 more words
Addiction – to anything – can be a very confusing disease to grasp even for those who are suffering from it. When the active user or their loved ones are discovering what addiction is and learning to accept its presence in their lives, identifying an appropriate course of action to treat the addiction can be an extremely daunting task. 183 more words
Types of alcohol treatment programs:
Residential treatment – Residential treatment involves living at a treatment facility while undergoing intensive treatment during the day. Residential treatment normally lasts from 30-90 days. 404 more words