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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Virginia Treatment Centers

Virginia AA Meetings

Virginia AA Area 71

Virginia AA Area 71 District Meetings

Northern Virginia Intergroup

AA in Central Virginia

Al-Anon Family Groups

Virginia Al-Anon / Alateen

Northern Virginia Al-Anon

Mental Health Services

Virginia Dept. of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services

Mental Health America of Virginia

Henrico County, VA Mental Health & Developmental Services

Chesterfield County, VA Mental Health Support Services

Anonymous Groups

Central Atlantic Region NA

Blue Ridge Area NA

Dulles Corridor Area of NA

Cocaine Anonymous – Northern Virginia

Marijuana Anonymous – Virginia

Virginia Sex Addicts Anonymous

Virginia Gamblers Anonymous – call (434) 563-6694

Virginia Helplines

STD/AIDS Hotline – call (800) 533-4148

Virginia Suicide – 866-4-U-TREVOR

Child Abuse / Neglect Hotline – call 800-552-7096

State Elder Abuse Hotlines – call 888-83-ADULT

Virginia Rape Crisis Center Hotline – call (205) 323-7273

Teen helpline – call 800-SAY,TEEN

Treatment & Detox Guide

Fetal Alcohol Disorders Often Misdiagnosed as ADHD

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Children with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) are often initially diagnosed with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder, since the two problems can manifest in similar ways, a new study shows. However, children with FASD have more difficulty interpreting social information than children with ADHD, and this results in more severe behavioral problems, the researchers found. The study….

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What is opiate Detox

Opiate addiction has been classified as a disorder of the central nervous system of the body that is a result of frequent and prolonged use of opiates. A person with opiate addiction does not have any control over his/her drug craving. Opiate addicts feel lonely and vulnerable as they suffer from highly stressful emotional, social….

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Understanding the Disease Model of Addiction

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The disease model of addiction expresses that addiction is a brain disease. A brain disease which only gets worse as it progresses through various stages. The disease of addiction has no cure, but it can be treated. The answer to treatment is medical intervention (using medication-assisted treatment), abstinence (completely staying away from drugs) and sustained….

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