The Reality of Alcohol Addiction (Infographic)

While alcohol is legal and readily available, it is still an addictive substance. Every day, alcohol addiction impacts individuals and families across the country. Alcohol creates serious physical and psychological dependencies, and withdrawal can be painful and even fatal in some cases. An alcohol addiction treatment program offers the highest levels of care, so each…

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5 Signs of Alcohol Addiction

Alcohol addiction is complex and sometimes difficult to spot. Yet, when needed, a residential alcohol treatment program is a critical investment for long-term health and recovery. For people with alcoholism, it’s often hard to know when there’s a problem because everyone around you may be engaging in similar behavior. As accessible as this substance is,…

About Perspectives: A Time for Change Virtual Addiction Conference

Hello everybody and welcome to this week’s episode of Perspective Matters: This Week in Behavioral Healthcare. I’m your host Glenn Hadley with Southworth Associates. I just want to take a brief minute to thank our sponsors not only for the show but also for the upcoming event, “Perspectives: A Time For Change.”   We’re just…

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Getting Alcohol Addiction Treatment in AZ

We know that regular, heavy drinking and frequent alcohol intoxication substantially increase the risk of psychological, social, and medical problems. Alcoholism is characterized by uncontrolled physical dependence on alcohol regardless of severe consequences. As with many other mental health issuers, alcoholism is easier to treat when detected early, but many people with substance abuse disorder…

What is a Virtual Outpatient Rehab Program?

Addiction does not go away in times of crisis. In fact, as large swaths of our country are practicing social distancing and isolating themselves, people with addiction issues are in a more dangerous position than ever. In quarantine, drug and alcohol consumption increases dramatically. And recent reports confirm that the current outbreak has been no…