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.
Call 800-580-9104 to speak with an alcohol or drug abuse counselor.

Bellingham, Washington Treatment Centers

Bridges Treatment and Recovery 1221 Fraser Street
Suite E-1
Bellingham, WA 98229
View Details →
Sea Mar Behavioral Health Bellingham 4455 Cordata Parkway
Bellingham, WA 98226
View Details →
Lummi Counseling Services 2530 Kwina Road
Bellingham, WA 98226
View Details →
Whatcom Community Detox 2030 Division Street
Suite B
Bellingham, WA 98226
View Details →
Sea Mar Visions Female Youth Trt Ctr 1603 East Illinois Street
Bellingham, WA 98226
View Details →
CCS Recovery Center 515 Lakeway Drive
Bellingham, WA 98225
View Details →
Advanced Choices 2505 Cedarwood Avenue
Suite 4
Bellingham, WA 98225
View Details →
Westcoast Counseling and Treatment Ctr 1200 Dupont Street
Suite 1-A
Bellingham, WA 98225
View Details →
Belair Clinic 1130 North State Street
Bellingham, WA 98225
View Details →

Treatment & Detox Guide

Underage drinking costs Nebraska $447 million

In these tough economic times, most people are watching where they spend their money, and it’s likely they wouldn’t be pleased to know that nearly $252 goes missing annually without them realizing it. That money goes to cover the costs associated with the hospitalization, law enforcement work and even funerals of minors who consume alcohol…..

Continue reading

How many alcoholics who get help stay sober?

It’s hard to say. Data on the effectiveness of treatment programs is scarce, but Idaho has just started to track some patients. Reliable information is practically nonexistent on whether alcoholics who go through treatment stay off alcohol in the long run, says Patrick Neeser, coordinator of a Boise outpatient treatment center. “There’s very few long-term….

Continue reading

The Genetics of Alcoholism

Alcoholism Genetics

Alcohol consumption is probably as old as human civilization, and so is its abuse. The social and physiological ill effects of alcoholism are well known. What is less clear is why certain individuals are more predisposed to it. Alcohol addiction is a multifactorial phenomenon where personality traits, individual and social influences interact with neurobiology, creating….

Continue reading

Recent study finds men more likely to become alcoholics

A recent study in Lancet Medical Journal says men are twice as likely as women to become alcoholics. Casual drinking may lead to something more serious. A study released this month shines a light on the risks of alcohol abuse, especially among those with a “Y” chromosome. The report says men are twice more likely….

Continue reading

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,….

Continue reading