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

Mental issues beset young adults

CHICAGO — Almost one in five young American adults has a personality disorder that interferes with everyday life, and even more abuse alcohol or drugs, researchers reported Monday in the most extensive study of its kind.The disorders include problems such as obsessive or compulsive tendencies and anti-social behavior that can sometimes lead to violence. The….

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Psychiatrists call for total ban on alcohol advertising

A GROUP of psychiatrists has called for a complete ban on all alcohol advertising and sponsorship in Ireland. Irish teenagers spent €145 million in 2006 on alcohol, more than the entire annual spend on illegal drugs, according to psychiatrist Dr Bobby Smyth from the Irish College of Psychiatrists, a representative body for Irish psychiatrists. Dr….

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Recognizing the Need for Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Alcohol Addiction Treatment Program

It’s never too late to seek help for an addiction to alcohol but there are some ways that we can learn to recognize the need for alcohol addiction treatment long before the severe consequences and physical illness begin to fully set in. If you or someone you love drinks alcohol regularly, there’s a chance that….

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Governments’ Drug-Abuse Costs Hit $468 Billion, Study Says

Government spending related to smoking and the abuse of alcohol and illegal drugs reached $468 billion in 2005, accounting for more than one-tenth of combined federal, state and local expenditures for all purposes, according to a new study. Most abuse-related spending went toward direct health care costs for lung disease, cirrhosis and overdoses, for example,….

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Take it from a former binge drinker

The ancient Egyptian text of the Papyrus Antastasi gave a look into the satirical, yet advanced minds of society. One quote from this text said the following: “Don’t undertake to drink a whole pitcher of beer. Because if you then talk, from your mouth comes nonsense.” Didn’t we learn anything from the ancient Egyptians? Drinking….

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