Alcohol Addiction Treatment Washington DC

There are self-help books, but unless you have the will of warrior, these will not be enough. When you are battling an addiction like alcohol, you really need the help of a specialist. It’s so important that you understand that the alcohol has taken control of you, and maybe the best idea is not to try and fight it alone. There are programs like Alcoholics Anonymous. You can go to meetings and find yourself in a support system of people who are like-minded. You’ll follow a 12-step program and have someone mentor you, someone who has had success in the program you’re in.

Clean and Sober Streets
(202) 783-7343
425 2nd Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less), Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Women, Men, Criminal justice clients

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Gospel Rescue Ministries
(202) 842-1731x218
810 5th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Women, Men

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Whitman Walker Clinic/Mental Hlth and
(202) 939-7623
1701 14th Street NW
Washington, DC
Hotline
(202) 797-4444
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Persons with HIV/AIDS, Gays and Lesbians, Men, DUI/DWI offenders
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Hillcrest Children''s Center
(202) 232-6100
1325 W Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Adolescents, Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders

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Samaritan Inns
(202) 667-8831
2523 14th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Halfway house

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So Others Might Eat Inc (SOME)
(202) 797-8806x1000
60 O Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Men
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Addiction Prevention and Recovery
(202) 535-1242
1300 First Street NE
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient

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Latin American Youth Center
(202) 319-2225
1419 Columbia Road NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Adolescents, Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Persons with HIV/AIDS, Gays and Lesbians, Pregnant/postpartum women, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
Spanish

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Mental Health Substance Abuse Program
(202) 462-4788x241
2831 15th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Language Services
Spanish

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Oasis
(202) 396-9480
910 Bladensburg Road NE
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification, Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Women, Men, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired, Spanish

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Alcohol Addiction Treatment

When it comes to deciding how to defeat your addiction to alcohol, you need to find an alcohol addiction treatment plan that will work best for you. There are many options for you to choose from, so evaluate your situation carefully. Each program is tailored for a different type of person, so what works for one will not work for all. It’s up to you to make the call on the experience that will yield the best results for you.

Picking an Alcohol Addiction Treatment

There are self-help books, but unless you have the will of warrior, these will not be enough. When you are battling an addiction like alcohol, you really need the help of a specialist. It’s so important that you understand that the alcohol has taken control of you, and maybe the best idea is not to try and fight it alone. There are programs like Alcoholics Anonymous. You can go to meetings and find yourself in a support system of people who are like-minded. You’ll follow a 12-step program and have someone mentor you, someone who has had success in the program you’re in. Many people find this option both accessible and successful.

For those of us who need more assistance, there are alcohol addiction treatment centers. You will check yourself in and stay for the duration of your treatment. Often times, you’ll go through similar 12 step programs like those in AA, but you’ll be locked away from your environment. This option means that no temptation to drink will be present, as alcohol isn’t allowed on the premises. F...

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