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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Washington Treatment Centers

Washington AA Meetings

Western Washington Area Alcoholics Anonymous

Vancouver Intergroup AA

Washington State Area 92 AA

The Greater Seattle Intergroup of AA

Al-Anon Family Groups

Washington Area Al-Anon / Alateen

Mental Health Services

Washington State – Mental Health Services

Anchor Mental Health Association

Washington County Mental Health Services

Southwest Washington Behavioral Health

Anonymous Groups

NA Seattle Area

Southwest Washington Area NA

NA Chesapeake & Potomac Region

Cocaine Anonymous Washington State Area

Marijuana Anonymous, Washington

Overeaters Anonymous Greater Seattle Intergroup

Western Washington Gamblers Anonymous

Washington Helplines

HIV Client Services –call (877) 376-9316

Crisis Clinic of the Peninsulas – call (360) 452-4500

DC Rape Crisis Center – call 202-333-7273

Washington Domestic Violence – call 800-562-6025

Abuse and Neglect Hotline – call 1-866-ENDHARM

Child Abuse Hotline – call (202) 671-SAFE

WA Recovery Help Line – call 866-789-1511

Treatment & Detox Guide

Common Misconceptions About Addiction and Treatment

Substance abuse recovery

Substance abuse is commonly perceived as a weakness of the mind, body or spirit but misconceptions like this cannot be more wrong. Unfortunately, many common misconceptions persist in the eyes of addiction and even more so when it comes to treatment. Many people think that addiction is a flaw of character when if fact this….

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Campaign tackles binge drinking

A new campaign has been launched in New South Wales aimed at curbing binge drinking. The $1 million anti-binge drinking campaign “What Are You Doing To Yourself?” targets the 16-20 year old age group and aims to stop young people from engaging in risky behaviour which is fuelled by alcohol. The campaign includes advertisements to….

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Binge drinking mums

Almost a thousand Scots babies are suffering from potentially fatal brain and organ damage because mothers are drinking too much in the early stages of pregnancy, research has revealed. Many more babies in Scotland may also face a lifetime suffering from malformations or learning difficulties. Researchers say the effects of excessive drinking on unborn babies….

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GPs to screen pre-teens for alcohol abuse

All children from the age of 10 are to be routinely asked by GPs how much alcohol they drink. New guidelines expected from the government’s health watchdog will recommend that family doctors screen youngsters for alcohol abuse on their first appointment or during routine visits. The guidelines aim to curb the health damage caused by….

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Zero tolerance alcohol policy good choice for parents

Restaurants in Germany legally sell alcohol to teenagers after their sixteenth birthdays and French children drink wine with dinner at an early age, but U.S. parents who follow this relaxed European example, believing it fosters a healthier attitude toward alcohol, should be careful — it may increase the likelihood that their children binge drink in….

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