A National Directory of Drug Treatment Centers and Alcohol Treatment Centers, Therapists and Specialists. A free, simple directory providing assistance and guidance for those seeking help regarding alcohol addiction, drug addiction, dependency and many other conditions that affect the mind, body and soul.
Call 800-580-9104 to speak with an alcohol or drug abuse counselor.

Alaska Treatment Centers

Alaska AA Meetings

Anchorage Alaska A.A. – For help finding Alcoholics Anonymous meetings in Anchorage, visit the local AA meetup site.

Fairbanks Alaska A.A. – For alcoholics in need of localized support in Fairbanks, visit the Fairbanks, Alaska AA website.

Wailla Alaska A.A. – A directory of AA meetings taking place in Wailla.

Al-Anon

Anchorage / Eagle River Al-Anon – Al-anon family groups and meetings in Anchorage & Eagle River area.

Fairbanks Al-Anon – Fairbanks Al-Anon family groups for those who have a loved one who’s addiction to alcohol has caused them pain.

Kenai Penninsula Al-Anon – Al-Anon family groups for those in Kenai Penninsula area looking for support and guidance.

Mat-Su Valley Al-Anon – Residents of Mat-Su Valley can seek help, support and care in Al-Anon family groups.

Southwest Alaska Al-Anon – If you live in Southwest Alaska, visit the local Al-Anon chapter for peer support and help in coping with a loved one’s addiction.

Mental Health

Alaska Dept of Health and Social Serivces – for general mental illness and inquiries regarding mental health.

Anchorage Community Mental Health Services, Inc. – Residents of Anchorage can contact the community mental health services division for assistance.

Fairbanks Community Behavioral Health Center – For mental health services in Fairbanks, Alaska, visit the Fairbanks Community Behavioral Health Center.

Juneau Mental Health – Juneau, Alaska residents can get mental health treatment & referrals from the Juneau Mental Health Services Division.

Anonymous Support Groups

Anchorage NA – For those suffering from narcotics addiction in Anchorage and looking for peer support.

Fairbanks NA – Help for drug addiction in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Juneau NA – 12 Step support groups for those suffering from drug addiction in Juneau, Alaska.

Alaska Helplines

Alaska Sucide & Crisis Hotline – Suicide prevention and crisis help for residents of Alaska.

National Suicide Preventional Lifeline – Lifeline provides suicide prevention, support and immediate assistance throughout the country.

Anchorage Emergency Crisis Line – For immediate help, call 907-563-3200

Alaska AIDS Helpine – If you or someone you know suffers from AIDS or HIV and needs help in Alaska, call 800-478-AIDS

Alaska Child Abuse Hotline – For child abuse cases, to report child abuse or if you have been abused, call 800-478-4444

Treatment & Detox Guide

Dual Diagnosis

Dual Diagnosis Treatment

Dual diagnosis is the co-existence of a mental health disorder and drug addiction or alcoholism. Dual diagnosis also can be co-existence of eating disorder or drug addiction or alcoholism. To recover completely the person will require addiction treatment and psychiatric treatment for both problems. Alcohol and drug problem is common in Dual diagnosis and it….

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Center will study effects of alcohol on brain

UNM was given $2.5 million this semester to start one of the nation’s first fetal alcohol research centers. The program is funded by a five-year grant from the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. The New Mexico Alcohol Research Center will look at the effects of alcohol on the brain. Dr. Daniel Savage, who….

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Alcohol addiction

Alcohol addiction can be described as a compulsive need of toxic liquids. This can be anything containing alcohol wine, beer, whiskey, or vodka. Person is called alcohol addict when, he or she is unable to abstain from drinking. This is very primary stage of alcohol addiction. If person has symptoms like nausea, sweatiness or shaking….

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Tips for Staying Sober After Alcohol Treatment

Alcohol Treatment Centers

Once you complete treatment at an alcohol treatment center you will be faced with the next challenge—staying sober after alcohol treatment. While you may think it will be easy to stay sober after alcohol treatment, for many, staying sober is a difficult and long road. It’s not that you are still physically addicted, just that….

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A.A.’s ‘Big Book’ celebrates 70 years

Alcoholics Anonymous

Gail L.’s hands rest on the old red book on a table in front of her. The book, she tells you, saved her life and gave her ”a life worth saving.” It is ”God’s story of his love for the alcoholic,” she says. Seven decades ago this month, Alcoholics Anonymous, also called the Big Book,….

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