Drug Treatment and Recovery Programs
There's nothing wrong with having fun, provided nobody gets hurt. Counseling Insite is not a political organization. We also don't have an opinion on the morality or legality of alcohol or drug use. But substance abuse wreaks havoc on our society, destroys families and friendships, and leaves the afflicted feeling hollow and alone.
Substance abuse takes on many forms, and it's not limited to substances, either. Gambling, overeating, and other compulsive behaviors can be just as dangerous. Here's some suggestions on where to get help:
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Substance Abuse and Treatment
Alcoholics Anonymous is an international mutual aid fellowship founded in 1935 by Bill Wilson and Dr. Bob Smith in Akron, Ohio. AA states that its primary purpose is "to stay sober and help other alcoholics achieve sobriety."
DrugRehab.com is a web resource provided by Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS). ARS is an integrated behavioral health care management organization dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues.
Gamblers Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from a gambling problem.
Get Smart About Drugs
A site produced by the DEA that provides information about common drugs, as well as the latest news and statistics about them.
Government Resources for Mental Health
MentalHealth.gov provides one-stop access to U.S. government mental health and mental health problems information.
Healthline’s mission is to be your most trusted ally in your pursuit of health and well-being. We’re committed to bringing you authoritative, approachable, and actionable content that inspires and guides you toward the best possible health outcomes for you and your family.
Narcotics Anonymous describes itself as a "nonprofit fellowship or society of men and women for whom drugs had become a major problem."
National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence
NCADD is the leading advocacy organization in the world addressing alcoholism and drug dependence. Since its founding in 1944, NCADD has raised public awareness about addiction throughout the United States and increasingly across the global community.
Sex Addicts Anonymous
As a fellowship of recovering addicts, Sex Addicts Anonymous offers a message of hope to anyone who suffers from sex addiction.
SMART Recovery is the leading self-empowering addiction recovery support group. Participants learn tools for addiction recovery based on the latest scientific research and participate in a world-wide community which includes free, self-empowering, science-based mutual help groups.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.
Local Resources (Hickory, NC)
Hickory Addiction Recovery Centers in Hickory, NC and its nearby Cities
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