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 […]
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 […]
The National Institute on Drug Abuse, or NIDA, estimates that annually, 23.5 million Americans age 12 years or older need treatment for drug abuse. Getting into a high-quality treatment […]
Detoxifying from alcohol or drugs can be hard on the body. Depending on the substance, the symptoms that may occur include tremors, heart palpitations, seizures, or flu-like symptoms.
By taking […]
Drug use is a dangerous activity that can cause a variety of problems for the individual who is using […]
Substance abuse can affect the whole family, not just the individual who is abusing drugs or alcohol. In fact, these effects can extend beyond the nuclear family, impacting neighbors, […]