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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Hawaii Treatment Centers

Hawaii AA Meetings

In Hawaii, Alcoholics Anonymous meetings provide those suffering from alcoholism and alcohol addiction with a safe, supportive environment where 12 step therapy and peer support can help them to stay sober. The following websites offer a wealth of information including local meeting times throughout the state of Hawaii:

Oahu Intergroup AA

East Hawaii Intergroup of AA

West Hawaii Alcoholics Anonymous

Hawaii Area 17 AA

Maui County AA

E Komo Mai AA

Al-Anon Family Groups

Al-Anon family groups provide support services in a 12 step recovery program for the victims of alcoholism such as the family members, loved ones or children of those who are addicted. Al-Aon family groups can be found offering helpful support and care throughout the state.

Hawaii Al-Anon Family Group Hawaii

Oahu Al-Anon

Island of Hawaii Al-Anon

Maui Al-Anon

Kaua’i Al-Anon

Mental Health Services

The Hawaii Department of Mental Health offers a comprehensive directory of local mental and behavioral health services offered to residents throughout the state of Hawaii.

Maui District Health Office – Provides assistance and mental health services referrals to residents of the Island of Maui.

State of Hawaii Adult Mental Health Division – providing adult mental health services, referrals and care throughout the state of Hawaii.

Hawaii Behavioral Health – Directory of behavioral health services, resources and treatment.

Anonymous Groups

Narcotics Anonymous Hawaii – Narcotics Anonymous meetings taking place throughout Hawaii to help those suffering from substance abuse and addiction.

West Inland Empire Cocaine Anonymous – Cocaine Anonymous groups offering 12 step recovery and support to Hawaii residents.

Marijuana Anonymous Hawaii – 12 Step recovery programs and support groups for residents of Hawaii who suffer from marijuana addiction.

National Council on Problem Gambling Hawaii – Support groups, treatment offerings and referrals to help those who suffer from compulsive gambling in Hawaii.

Hawaii Helplines

STD/AIDS Hotlines – call (800) 321-1555

UofH West O’ahu Suicide Hotline – O’ahu – call (808) 832-3100

Suicide and Crisis Line – O’ahu – call 808-832-3100

Suicide and Crisis Line – Statewide – call for help anywhere in the state of Hawaii, 800-753-6879

Child Welfare/Protective Services – to help a child who is being abused, mistreated or otherwise uncared for call 800-494-3991

Domestic Violence Hotline – If you or someone you know is the victim of domestic violence, call 808-841-0822

Treatment & Detox Guide

Substance abuse

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SOS offers addiction recovery without religion

For atheists who are addicted to alcohol or drugs, recovery programs that urge reliance on a “higher power” can be problematic. What is this higher power? Despite protestations to the contrary, the term is obviously meant as a synonym for God. Substituting “nature,” “or “science” or some such thing doesn’t quite cut it. There is….

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How Does Heroin Addiction Begin & When Does it End?

heroin detox

The Beginning of Heroin Addiction Heroin is highly addictive and is one of the most abused drugs in America. Not only is heroin highly addictive but it also creates rapid dependency levels to form in a person and a person’s body develops tolerance levels quickly to the drug. Due to all of these factors a….

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Understanding How the Effects of Drugs on the Brain Cause Addiction

drug abuse and the brain

Regardless of the type of drug involved, addictive drugs all exert certain effects that increase the likelihood of ongoing drug use. Also known as psychoactive agents, these drugs are able to cross the blood-brain barrier, which gives them easy access to the brain’s workings. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, drug addiction creates….

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Boozy girls out of their tiny minds

Scotland’s deadly underage binge-drinking epidemic has seduced a new generation of “pocket-money boozers” – and most of them are Girls. The shocking news comes in a Scottish Sun investigation which shows 3,799 under-16s were treated in hospital for alcohol-related problems in the last five years – some of them as young as Nine. And disturbingly,….

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