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What Does Palcohol Mean for the Future of Drug Addiction?

By |July 29th, 2014|

The future is here: Palcohol, the commercial name for “Powdered Alcohol”, is a packet of alcohol that only requires the addition of water to instantly create an alcoholic beverage. Palcohol could become the “Kool-Aid” of teenage binge drinking. It works exactly like the popular powdered sugar drink (just add water) and comes in popular flavors including margarita, lemon drop, mojito, and cosmopolitan.
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5 Common Therapies Used in Rehab

By |July 18th, 2014|

There are a variety of therapies and treatments that facilities use to help individuals reach their treatment goals, but certain services are more common than others.
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5 Hidden Costs of Addiction Treatment

By |July 16th, 2014|

Some of the costs associated with addiction treatment programs may not be obvious when your loved one first enters a treatment facility. By learning about all of the potential costs of a program, you will know which facilities will work with your budget.
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Your Addiction Treatment Team

By |July 11th, 2014|

Entering treatment can, at first, seem daunting and overwhelming. While they likely entered rehab voluntarily, individuals starting the treatment process can be prone to resisting counseling and closing themselves off from other people. It can take time to open up and trust even the most well-intentioned persons, like counselors.
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Why Boca Raton Is Good For Treatment (and Why Location Matters)

By |July 9th, 2014|

Deciding to get help is the first step towards recovery and a much better path in life, but there are still a number of decisions to be made. One of the primary decisions is which treatment facility to choose, and where.
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Traveling to Rehab – How to Prepare

By |July 1st, 2014|

Finding the right addiction treatment center is important in order to sustain long-term recovery. Whether you or your loved one desires a holistic and spiritual-based program or an intense 90-day inpatient program, chances are the program you select may not be close to home. In fact, there is a good chance you or your loved one will be traveling to enter treatment.
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What Is IOP (Intensive Outpatient Program)?

By |June 13th, 2014|

Anyone who is concerned about a loved one who is addicted to drugs or alcohol will want to learn about the many benefits of participating in an Intensive Outpatient Program. Understanding the basics of IOP care can make the difference in convincing a loved one that they need care, and that it’s feasible for them to actually participate in treatment.
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Strategies for Personalizing Addiction Treatment

By |May 23rd, 2014|

Addiction is unique for every individual. Personalizing addiction treatment is a necessary part of recovery. Learn how to personalize your treatment today
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Alternatives in Treatment Receives CARF Accreditation Again

By |May 20th, 2014|

We are proud to announce Alternatives in Treatment has received CARF accreditation for the next three years! We have been granted the highest level of survey satisfaction yet again by the Commission […]

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5 Ways Prevention Methods Help With Addiction

By |May 16th, 2014|

In an effort to minimize the number of people who become addicted to drugs and alcohol, substance abuse professionals have developed many prevention methods.

As the nation tries to reduce […]

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