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Alcohol Addiction Treatment

Alcohol Addiction Treatment at Banyan Massachusetts

It’s no secret that alcohol abuse can cause serious long-term physical and mental health problems. Because alcohol is legal for adults ages 21 and older, they believe that it’s safe to drink. However, a few drinks a day, every day can quickly lead to binge drinking, resulting in addiction. Alcoholism can be defined as the inability to control or stop drinking because of a physical dependency. It’s a chronic disease that is characterized by repetitive alcohol consumption despite health or legal issues that stem from drinking. When an individual can’t seem to go about their day or complete their regular tasks without alcohol, then that’s when their alcohol addiction is most apparent.
Alcohol is often readily available and consumed in so many social settings. It’s also often portrayed as a fun addition to a social gathering in TV shows, movies, and advertisements. However, drinking can quickly spin out of control if not properly managed. There is a difference between drinking casually and binge drinking. Getting help for alcohol abuse isn’t always easy. For many people, it takes intervention services to help their loved ones realize they need alcoholism treatment. Alcoholism only gets worse over time, so effective alcohol addiction treatment is crucial.

Signs and Symptoms of Alcoholism 

Alcoholics may struggle to quit or cut down on their drinking because of the physical dependency they’ve developed. In many cases, those who struggle with alcoholism must begin their day with a drink to function properly. However, despite the problems that this disease may cause, many individuals with a drinking problem don’t realize it right away. Sometimes it takes the support of friends and family members to help the addicted individual realize that they need alcohol addiction treatment.

Some common signs of alcohol abuse include:

  • Waking up and having a strong urge to drink alcohol
  • Experiencing restlessness, sweatiness, and nausea when you aren’t drinking (these are common alcohol withdrawal symptoms)
  • Regular blackouts from drinking alcohol
  • Getting in trouble with the law while intoxicated
  • Drinking alone numerous times
  • When daily responsibilities are getting neglected such as work, school, and family care
  • A family member or friend has approached you about your drinking habits
  • Relationships are starting to become negatively affected by your drinking


It’s important to understand that alcohol affects your entire body, and long-term alcohol abuse can have serious repercussions. Life-threatening risks are often linked to alcohol abuse. Once a person realizes they need treatment for alcohol addiction, they can take their first step in recovery with an alcohol detox. At our alcohol rehab in Massachusetts, we recommend our patients begin their overall treatment plan with a detoxification to flush out toxins from their system and aid them in physical healing. Alcohol withdrawal symptoms can also be uncomfortable and dangerous without medical supervision. Team members that conduct these detox treatments are trained to manage these symptoms safely. 

Alcohol Abuse Treatment in Massachusetts 

At Banyan Treatment Centers Massachusetts, we create customized plans for each of our patients to ensure they receive safe and effective care during their alcoholism treatment program. Our proper medical assessment will allow us to design your unique treatment program that may include a 12-Step Program, holistic treatment, family support groups, relapse prevention techniques, and so much more.

Our goal is to support our patients during their recovery journey and encourage their continuous growth. With the right kind of help and treatment, you will have the courage to combat your addiction and sustain your sobriety after rehab. Recovery is possible, and we are here to help guide you through the entire journey. Contact us today to get effective alcohol treatment help for yourself or someone you love.

Related Readings:

How to Stay Safe When Detoxing from Alcohol
The Secondhand Dangers of Drinking
The Link Between Alcohol and Cancer
The Highs and Lows of Alcohol Tolerance 
Dangers of Mixing Alcohol & Energy Drinks
The Effects of Alcohol on the Reproductive System
The Link Between Alcohol and Osteoporosis  

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At Banyan Massachusetts, our goal is to make sure that anyone who needs treatment from drug and alcohol addiction is able to get the help needed to assist them on the road to recovery. If you don't have insurance contact us to inquire about alternate methods regarding treatment for yourself or a loved one.

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