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If the value of alcohol/addiction treatment is determined by success, the compilation of studies over the years make a great argument for never bothering to go. Nevertheless, addicts continue to go. Why?
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Before delving too deep into this question, it’s always a good idea to check motivation. I mean if you’re court ordered to get treatment as a condition to get your driver’s license back, and you have no desire to stop drinking, you’ll want the cheapest most convenient program you can find.
In the treatment of alcoholism and addictions, anxiety is often a coexisting problem. Left untreated, chances for relapse are high. Awareness of this problem has led many dual diagnosis treatment centers to prescribe anti-anxiety pills (i.e., the benzodiazepines) to help ease the tension of anxious clients.
As the holidays draw closer, festive gatherings offer many opportunities to have a glass or two of Christmas cheer. For most people celebratory toasts present no problem, but for families of alcoholics, holidays compounded with alcohol make a stressful combination.
One thousand, Two Hundred and Ninety-Three days I have been sober thanks to HRC.
I came into this program sick, broken, and much stressed! Hopeless!! I feel very confident in my future knowing I have the tools to live healthy physically and emotionally.
Thank you for your kindness, wisdom, and guidance for J. Especially for the extra effort, it appears to be working as he is sleeping better. He even said he had clarity this morning.