Are you or someone that you care about in Biddeford, Maine fighting an alcohol addiction? Are you holding your breath every day because your loved one in Biddeford, Maine has developed an alcoholism problem and you don't know if they will come home drunk and become mean and violent? This is becoming a common scenario in Biddeford and in various other cities that are located across America, as the number of individuals with an alcohol addiction in this country is steadily increasing.

The specific causes of an alcohol addiction and alcoholism are varied and may include peer pressure and other social and environmental factors. Many individuals in Biddeford will use alcohol to temporarily forget about any of the unpleasant aspects of their lives. Because alcohol is a chemical substance that exerts a depressive action on the central nervous system, it will offer short term relief of a tense or stressful state; unfortunately this occurs in a very harmful way that often leads to the individual in Biddeford developing an alcohol addiction. People from Biddeford, ME. that are in depressed states will be much more prone to alcoholism.

There are many reasons why it is important for an individual from Biddeford, ME. to seek a professional Alcohol Abuse Rehabilitation Program for an alcohol addiction; the short-term effects of alcohol abuse can include memory loss, hangovers, and blackouts and some of the long-term effects of an alcoholism problem include stomach ailments, heart problems, brain damage, and liver cirrhosis.

It is important that an individual in Biddeford, Maine with an alcohol addiction receives treatment, because alcoholism problems can have a negative impact on every aspect of their lives. When a family in Biddeford, Maine is dealing with a loved one's alcoholism, it can be like riding an emotional roller coaster.

The first step in any quality Alcohol Abuse Rehab Program is the alcohol detox process; the individual from Biddeford that is going through this process in rehab will experience alcohol withdrawal symptoms. Withdrawal symptoms can range from mild to severe depending on various aspects of the alcohol addiction including how long and how much the individual from Biddeford has been drinking; professional supervision is advisable during the detoxification process.

There are many different types of treatment for an individual in Biddeford, Maine with an alcohol addiction, including long term inpatient rehab treatment, short term outpatient alcohol addiction rehab, holistic alcohol addiction treatment and alcoholism recovery support groups. The main goal of any quality Alcoholism Treatment Center should first and foremost be to help the individual from Biddeford, ME. to maintain long term sobriety for the rest of their lives.

Our primary goal is to help people from Biddeford, Maine that are struggling with an alcohol addiction. Our professional counselors are waiting to assist you, so call right now to get the help that you both need and deserve.

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  • An estimated 50,000 cases of alcohol poisoning are reported each year.
  • The health, safety and socioeconomic problems attributable to alcohol can be effectively reduced and requires actions on the levels, patterns and contexts of alcohol consumption and the wider social determinants of health.
  • One quarter of all emergency room admissions, one-third of all suicides, and more than half of all homicides and incidents of domestic violence are alcohol related.
  • An estimated 25% of college students report failing a test or project because of the aftereffects of drinking alcohol or doing drugs.
  • AA Meetings in Biddeford, ME.
  • K.i.s.s. Group
    Southern Maine Medical Center
    Biddeford, Maine 4005

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Saturday, 10:00 AM
  • Living Sober Group
    Southern Maine Medical Center
    Biddeford, Maine 4005

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Friday, 7:00 PM
  • Noon Time Grace Group
    2nd Congregational Church
    19 Crescent Street
    Biddeford, Maine 4005

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Monday, 12:00 PM
    Tuesday, 12:00 PM
    Wednesday, 12:00 PM
    Thursday, 12:00 PM
    Friday, 12:00 PM
  • Not So Perfect Group
    J Richard Martin Community Center
    189 Alfred Street
    Biddeford, Maine 4005

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Wednesday, 7:00 PM
  • The Doctors Opinion Group
    Southern Maine Medical Center
    Biddeford, Maine 4005

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Tuesday, 7:00 PM
  • Biddeford, ME. Al-Anon Support Group Meetings

  • Second Congregational Church side door
    19 Crescent Street Corner Of Graham
    Biddeford, Maine

    Al-Anon Meeting Times
    Tue., 7:45 PM

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