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.
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Arkansas Treatment Centers

Arkansas AA

Arkansas Central Office of Alcoholics Anonymous – For a complete list of all AA meetings taking place throughout the state of Arkansas.

Northwest Arkansas Alcoholics Anonymous – For meetings in the Northwest Arkansas area.

AA Fort Smith Intergroup – the Fort Smith group provides local Alcoholics Anonymous meetings to assist in alcoholism recovery.

Al-Anon

Arkansas Area Al-Anon – For families and loved ones who have been negatively impacted by a friend or loved one’s alcoholism. Al-Anon family groups provide support to the individuals who are affected by the alcohol addiction of someone that they love or care about.

Mental Health Services

UAMA Behavioral / Mental Health – For help finding local treatment for a wide range of conditions such as depression or anxiety.

Rivendell Behavioral Health Services of Arkansas – Rivendell mental health services and solutions.

Arkansas Dept. of Human Services – the department of human services provides assistance, direction, guidance and support for a wide range  of mental and behavioral health concerns.

Anonymous Groups

Arkansas Region of Narcotics Anonymous – For those in recovery from various types of substance abuse looking for support throughout Arkansas.

Cocaine Anonymous of Arkansas – For help in recovering from cocaine addiction.

Gamblers Anonymous – Gamblers Anonymous groups offering support to those suffering from compulsive gambling.

Arkansas Helplines

AIDS Hotline – call (800) 232-4636

Adult Protective Services – call 800-482-8049

Child Abuse Hotline – call 800-482-5964

Gambling Helpline – For help with gambling addiction call toll free, 800-522-4700

Adult Crisis Hotline – for help call 479-756-2337

Teen Crisis Hotline – teens who need help should call 888-798-8336

Treatment & Detox Guide

5 Reasons to Choose Long-term Drug Treatment Centers

Drug treatment

Long-term drug treatment centers offer important advantages for patients receiving treatment for substance abuse, especially those with chronic or severe addiction. Long-term treatment differs from short-term treatment mainly in its duration, which may last from 60 days to over a year, depending on the needs of the patient. Below are five reasons to choose long-term….

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Help Make It A Safe Summer: Don't Serve Alcohol To Teens

A national campaign to reduce underage drinking is helping the nation understand that serving alcohol to teens is unsafe, illegal and irresponsible. “We Don’t Serve Teens” focuses on the “social sources”–parents of other teens, older siblings and friends–from whom most teens who drink get their alcohol. To teens, the word “summer” means freedom. School is….

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Alcohol and Stress: Is There a Connection?

Not everyone drinks in response to stress. A number of factors, including genetics, usual drinking behavior, experiences with alcohol or other drugs, and social support, help determine whether a person will drink during a stressful situation. Does drinking help people relax? Researchers aren’t quite sure. According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism,….

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Alcohol intake of friends, family impact your drinking habits

People who socialize with heavy drinkers are more likely to imbibe a bit too much themselves. And the same holds true for teetotalers: Those who have non-drinking friends and relatives are more likely not to consume alcohol themselves, a new study found. “People are organized by their drinking behavior more than would be predicted by….

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Parent notification policies for underage drinking evolve

For years, Virginia Tech had a complicated system for deciding when to let parents know about their underage children’s alcohol-related transgressions. Visits to the hospital or police station warranted immediate notification, but Mom and Dad didn’t have to know about less-serious offenses, such as sneaking a six-pack into the dorm, unless it happened more than….

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