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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Louisiana Treatment Centers

Louisiana AA Meetings

Alcoholics Anonymous meetings provide 12-step recovery solutions for those suffering from alcohol addiction, alcoholism and alcohol abuse situations that they are ready to take control of.  There is no charge to attend AA meetings and the only real requirement is for the user to have a desire to quit drinking. For a complete list of local AA meetings taking place in Louisiana, visit:  Louisiana AA

Al-Anon Family Groups

Often times, the loved ones and friends of those who suffer from alcoholism also suffer great tragedy and stress as a result of this terrible disease. Al-Anon family groups provide supportive care for those who know someone who is addicted to alcohol. When alcoholism is not your direct problem, but it causes you pain and undue stress, consider the help and support of an Al-Anon Family Group.

Louisana Al-Anon – A list of local Al-Anon groups and meetings with a complete printable schedule for Louisiana.

Mental Health Services

Louisiana Mental Health – The mental health services division for the state of Louisiana, providing quality mental health services for residents throughout the state.

NAMI Louisiana Mental Health Resources – Resources and referrals for mental health treatment and support in the state of Louisiana.

Abbeville General Hospital – Abbeville General Hospital offers community mental and behavioral health services to residents.

Baton Rouge General Behavioral Health – For mental health services in the Baton Rouge area including behavioral health care, treatment and support.

Anonymous Groups

Louisiana Narcotics Anonymous – A complete list of Narcotics Anonymous meetings and groups in the Louisiana area.

Bayou Recovery Area NA – Help for residents of Louisiana who are seeking recovery support for various types of drug addiction or substance abuse.

NA New Orleans Metro Meeting List – A list of NA meetings taking place in the New Orleans area.

North Louisiana Area NA – Narcotics Anonymous meetings taking place throughout the northern Louisiana area.

Cocaine Anonymous of New Orleans – Help for those suffering from cocaine addiction and in search of treatment or support services.

Louisiana Gamblers Anonymous Meetings – Local support and 12 step guidance for those in recovery from gambling addiction and compulsive gambling behaviors.

Marijuana Anonymous Louisiana – 12 step recovery groups and meetings for residents of Louisiana who are addicted to marijuana.

Louisiana Helplines

Various helplines are available to assist you in crisis.  Call any of the below helplines, toll-free any time for further assistance or support. If you are in crisis or if you know someone who needs help, don’t be afraid to call.

AIDS Hotline – (800) 992-4379

Baton Rouge Crisis Intervention Center – (800) 437-0303

Mobile Crisis Service – (504) 734-2112

Domestic Violence Hotline – 800-799-SAFE

Elderly Protective Services – 800-259-4990

Child Abuse Hotline – 855-4LA-KIDS

Treatment & Detox Guide

Residential treatment centers

A residential treatment center is a place where that addresses to the number of problems of children through multi-faceted approaches that extend beyond the classroom, family and rest of the world. It is an approach to help your child who might be facing severe physical or physiological problems. A residential treatment center is specifically designed….

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Taking Control of Your Addiction Treatment

Addiction Treatment Program

Drug addiction is a dangerous disease that can result in death—but you can take control of your addiction, your treatment and ultimately your life. For those who suffer from addiction, the decision to get help can be a difficult decision to make but at the same time, it could be a lifesaving decision. When drug….

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Scotland's drink problem

DEEP down, we all know Scotland has a drink problem. But what are you prepared to do about it? This must be the starting point for us all this week as we consider proposals to be brought forward by Kenny MacAskill, our crusading Justice Secretary. MacAskill has taken it upon himself to make Scots wake….

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Naltrexone: can a pill cure alcoholism?

Naltrexone is cheap, effective and requires no costly rehab. So why do so few doctors endorse it? Mrs M, as she asks me to call her, isn’t sure exactly when she last drank herself into a comatose state, but she knows it was about five years ago. At that time she got through a bottle….

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Avoiding alcohol's temptations in 'overwhelming' war zone

KANDAHAR, AFGHANISTAN — Once each week, in a fluorescent-lit room in a stout building near the heart of Kandahar Air Field, a multinational mix of troops and civilians gather to take on a battle that can’t be fought with conventional weapons. Sitting around a table, or on overstuffed furniture, they talk about bad days, frustrating….

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