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.

Colorado Treatment Centers

Colorado AA Meetings

For help finding local Alcoholics Anonymous meetings and groups that can offer support and care during your recovery, visit a local chapter of AA.  The following websites offer additional information on Colorado Alcoholics Anonymous meetings:

Colorado AA

Denver AA

Boulder AA

Northern Colorado – Ft. Collins AA

Colorado Springs AA

Southern Colorado – Pueblo AA

Western Colorado – Grand Junstion AA

Al-Anon Family Groups

Families and loved ones suffer greatly as a result of alcoholism. Even those who don’t drink can suffer undue stress or harm as a direct result of a loved one’s alcohol addiction. Al-Anon family groups provide supportive care for those involved. Local groups can be found throughout Colorado:

Colorado Al-Anon / Alateen

Colorado Al-Anon / Alateen Meetings – More than 280 Al-Anon and Alateen meetings in the state of Colorado.

Mental Health Services

The Colorado Department of Human Services & Community Behavioral Health provides helpful resources for residents in need of mental or behavioral health treatment.

Mental Health Center of Denver

Jefferson Center for Mental Health

Aurora Mental Health Center

Highlands Behavioral Health System

Anonymous Groups

The Colorado Region of Narcotics Anonymous provides a comprehensive database of local NA meetings taking place in various parts of Colorado.

Cocaine Anonymous Colorado features a number of local meetings for those suffering from cocaine addiction.

Marijuana Anonymous Colorado provides a comprehensive database of Marijuana Anonymous meetings taking place throughout Colorado.

Colorado Helplines

STD/HIV Hotline – call (877) 478-3448

Child Abuse Denver County: 24 hr. hotline – if you have been abused or you suspect a case of child abuse, call 303-727-3000

Detox Hotline –  call (719) 572-6330

Domestic Violence and Rape Crisis Hotline – (719) 633-3819

Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence – (303)444-2424

Pueblo Suicide Prevention Center – (800) 273-8255

Treatment & Detox Guide

Causes and symptoms of substance abuse

substance abuse treatment

The causes of substance abuse are many like family factors and the social factors. Children and adults who live in chaotic home environment are at a greater risk of causing substance abuse. In effecting parenting and lack of parental attachment along with lack of nurturing can also contribute to be a cause of the substance….

Continue reading

Challenges in ADHD Treatment

treating attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder

About ADHD and Treatment According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, ADHD is a mental illness distinguished by inattention, hyperactivity and impulsivity. ADHD is most commonly diagnosed in young people and it affects 9 percent of children between the ages of 3 and 17. However, it also diagnosed in adults, as an estimated 2….

Continue reading

Doctors Call For End To Cheap Booze Deals

Cheap deals on alcoholic drinks should be illegal, a new report is proposing, with a call for tighter controls on the marketing of alcohol. The British Medical Association (BMA) argues young people are highly influenced by advertising and price deals, which encourage them to drink excessively. Its latest report will make recommendations on regulating alcohol….

Continue reading

Parents Want Kids' Docs To Check For Alcohol

Parents are willing to have their children’s doctors screen the adults for alcohol problems and make a recommendation about what to do, a study found. The American Academy of Pediatrics has recognized the child health care visit as a good place to deal with family issues, but there was little information about how parents would….

Continue reading