Alcohol Detox - Just the Beginning of Alcohol Treatment
Alcohol detox is only the first step towards recovery from alcoholism. In an alcohol detox program, all that has been accomplished is the elimination of alcohol from the body, the management of alcohol withdrawal symptoms and the development of a foundation for your future recovery. The real work must follow and comes in resolving the core issues surrounding why you continue to drink, despite all of the negative consequences. Research shows, that people who only attend alcohol detox, instead of also following through with an alcohol rehab program, will most likely end up in relapse.
Who Needs Addiction Recovery Programs?
Addiction is the uncontrollable compulsion to repeat a behavior regardless of any negative consequences. Drugs that provide either pleasure or relief from pain create the possibility of being abused, resulting in a dependency or addiction. Addiction recovery programs can help people recover from all types of substance abuse problems including addiction to:
But, in truth, addiction does not always have to be substance-related. As you will see below, other types of addictive behaviors and disorders can also require treatment in an addiction recovery program.
Health Problems Related to Alcohol Dependence:
Alcohol dependence can lead to heart related and liver problems. Our liver works extra hard to break down alcohol and remove it from our systems. Too much alcohol consumption can lead to extra burden on the liver and ultimately liver failure. There are also mental health and psychological problems associated with alcohol dependence. Too much consumption can lead to stress, anxiety and feelings of suicide. Relationships get ruined this way and your performance at work can also be affected.
We will make sure that you are prepared for life after you complete rehab. We know you can succeed with the valuable knowledge and skills that we will give you. Don't let another minute pass you by, it could mean your life.
Lowell alcohol and drug rehab is here to help; all it takes is one phone call.
Help is standing by 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
What To Expect:
- Professional Treatment that Works
- Privacy and Confidentiality
- Comfortable and Clean Facilities
- 12-Step Small Group Therapy
- Safe Medically Supervised Detox and Rehab
- A Complete Dual Diagnosis Rehab Facility