Alcohol Treatment Therapy Portland ME

Getting Alcohol Treatment Therapy -- Alcoholism is a disease which is ultimately fatal. It is hard for people who are not alcoholics to understand why an alcoholic can not just use their willpower to stop drinking. However, alcoholism has little to do with willpower.

Community Substance Abuse Centers
(207) 221-2292
2300 Congress Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Pregnant/postpartum women, Women
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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YAI
(207) 874-1060
54 Maple Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Halfway house, Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less), Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Top of the Hill Counseling
(207) 780-8999
142 High Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
DUI/DWI offenders

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Transitions Counseling Inc
(888) 773-8886
222 Saint John Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient

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Crossroads for Women
(207) 773-9931
66 Pearl Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Pregnant/postpartum women, Women, DUI/DWI offenders

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Portland VA Clinic
(207) 771-3500
73 Washington Avenue
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient

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Serenity House Inc
(207) 774-2722
30 Mellen Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Halfway house
Types of Care
Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Men

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Access Team
(207) 780-0020
576 Saint John Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Women, Men, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Northeast Occupational Exchange
(207) 553-7056
62 Elm Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification
Types of Care
Outpatient, Partial hospitalization/day treatment
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders

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Catholic Charities Maine
(207) 775-5671x5320
250 Anderson Street
Portland, ME
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Adolescents, Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Women, DUI/DWI offenders, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired, French

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Alcohol Treatment Therapy

Alcoholism is a disease which is ultimately fatal. It is hard for people who are not alcoholics to understand why an alcoholic can not just use their willpower to stop drinking. However, alcoholism has little to do with willpower. Alcoholics have a powerful craving, or an uncontrollable need, for alcohol that overrides their ability to stop drinking. This need can be as strong as food or water. Alcohol treatment therapy is a one way to control these urges and overcome the need for alcohol.

Utilize Alcohol Treatment Therapy

Many people hesitate to seek alcohol treatment therapy because of the perception that is associated with attending abuse and addiction programs. Many new addiction treatment programs have been introduced within the last few years to help break this perception. Alcohol treatment therapy is now being looked at as the “right thing to do” and a “sign of strength.”

It is important to overcome the stereotypes and not be afraid to get the help you so desperately need. Visit SoberRecovery.com to find over hundreds of facilities and programs ready to help you beat the addiction of alcoholism.

Alcoholism knows no age or class boundaries; everyone from children to seniors from all walks of life can be affected. Through innovative and advanced alcohol treatment therapy programs such as specialized camps, licensed therapists and peer support groups many people are finding getting treatment for their ad...

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