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Kentucky Treatment Centers

Kentucky AA Meetings

Louisville AA – For individuals looking for Alcoholics Anonymous support and 12 step recovery in Louisville, Kentucky.

Lexington Kentucky AA – Alcoholics Anonymous meetings in the Lexington, Kentucky area.

AA South Lexington Kentucky – Alcoholics Anonymous meetings and twelve step support groups in the Southern Lexington area of Kentucky, helping alcoholics and their families.

Bowling Green AA – The Bowling Green chapter of AA providing supportive care for those in recovery from alcoholism.

Frankfort KY Area AA – Find local Alcoholics Anonymous meetings and support for alcohol addiction recovery in the Frankfort, Kentucky area.

Al-Anon Family Groups

The local Al-Anon family groups provide supportive care for the family members and loved ones of those who suffer from alcoholism.  Al-Anon is a specialized 12-step program of recovery that focuses on helping others heal from the pain caused by a loved one’s addiction to alcohol.

Al-Anon / Alateen South Kentucky

Al-Anon Louisville / Lexington KY

Mental Health Services

Various mental health services divisions can be found throughout the state of Kentucky providing supportive treatment, care and referrals to those suffering from mental health conditions such as anxiety, depression, schizophrenia and substance abuse problems.  The following resources are available to provide mental health services and treatment in Kentucky:

Mental Health America of Kentucky

Kentucky Department for Behavioral Health

Four Rivers Behavioral Health

Rivendell Behavioral Health

Lincoln Trail Behavioral Health System

Anonymous Groups

Kentucky NA – Narcotics Anonymous meeting in Kentucky to help those suffering from a wide range of drug addictions and substance abuse disorders.

Louiville NA – For those who are ready to seek help for substance abuse in the Louisville area of Kentucky.

South Central Kentucky AA – Narcotics Anonymous meetings taking place in the Southern area of Kentucky.

Marijuana Anonymous Kentucky – 12 step recovery for those suffering from marijuana addiction in the Kentucky area.

Lexington SAA – Sex Addicts Anonymous local chapter in Lexington, Kentucky providing helpful support for those suffering from sexual addiction.

Kentucky Helplines

The following local, toll-free helplines are available to provide immediate support or care for various crisis including abuse, victim services, rape, suicide and battery.  Don’t be afraid to call for help, operators are available to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Health Department HIV/AIDS Hotline – call (502) 564-6539 x2

Abuse Hotline – call 877-KYSAFE1

HIV/AIDS Hotline – call 800-420-7431

Child Abuse/Adult Abuse – call 800-752-6200

Rape Crisis Hotline – call 800-422-1060

Suicide Prevention – call 800-273-TALK

Treatment & Detox Guide

Boozing Blunts Ability to Read Faces

Heavy drinking can affect the ability to recognize other people’s facial emotions, a new study has found. Researchers used functional MRI to monitor brain activity in 15 abstinent long-term alcoholics while they looked at images of faces with positive or negative emotional expressions. The brain scans revealed decreased activation in the amygdala and hippocampus, regions….

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Cirrhosis – The silent killer

Cirrhosis Liver

This is the stark image of the silent killer everyone who drinks too much should remember. Shrivelled and lumpy, the liver belongs to someone who has developed advanced cirrhosis. The condition can develop without any noticeable symptoms until the damage to the organ becomes so serious that it is far too late to do anything….

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Study says parents shouldn’t drink with their teens

It’s not uncommon for parents to serve their teenagers alcohol as a way to teach responsible drinking habits. While attending Los Gatos high school in the South Bay, I experienced this first hand, going to many keg parties where a parent was filling the plastic cups with Coors Light. Usually, the parents felt it was….

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Basing treatment on faith

At one time, Randy and Kim Cox had no idea they’d be dedicat­ing their lives to a program like Rivers of Hope Ministries. They were missionaries based in Russia for 10 years before returning to the States, where they spent time both in Randy’s native Texas and Kim’s hometown of Prattville. In Russia, a country….

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Heroin-assisted treatment safe and effective: study

A University of B.C. epidemiologist says there is now evidence to support a heroin-assisted addictions therapy clinic in Vancouver. The North American Opiate Medication Initiative, or NAOMI, study was a Vancouver and Montreal-based clinical trial assessing how patients respond to heroin, methadone and other opiate treatment. The three-year study treated 251 of the most chronically….

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