Addiction Treatment in Australia

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”ADDICTION TREATMENT IN AUSTRALIA” font_container=”tag:h1|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]In the recent years, the number of people who require addiction treatment in Australia has doubled yet the facilities available are not enough. Each year in Australia, 200,000 people receive treatment for alcohol and drug problems. According to the University of New South Wales 2014 National Drug and Alcohol […]

What Is Treatment

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”WHAT IS TREATMENT” font_container=”tag:h1|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]Addiction has baffled sufferers, as well as the medical community, for years. People who struggle with addiction feel out-of-control and powerless about their behaviour. They go to extreme lengths to satisfy their intense cravings, despite the damage they inflict on family, friends, career and health.

Retreats

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”RETREATS” font_container=”tag:h1|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]Retreats can provide access to high quality treatment to many clients that are perhaps not ‘ready’ for an inpatient programme. Psycho-education and the full range of therapies are available without having to check yourself into an intensive programme for a minumum of a month.

Sober Living Houses

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”SOBER LIVING HOUSES” font_container=”tag:h1|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]Drug users who are recuperating from drug use are encouraged to stay in an environment that is drug free to ensure they don’t relapse. Sober Living Houses (SLHs) uniquely exist for this purpose. Usually, SLHs are neither funded nor licensed by the government and exist independently.

Signs and Symptoms of Alcoholism

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text=”SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS oF ALCOHOLISM” font_container=”tag:h1|text_align:left” use_theme_fonts=”yes”][vc_column_text]Alcoholism is much more than simply heavy drinking or problem drinking. Alcoholism involves all of the symptoms of alcohol abuse, but also includes another element: physical dependence on alcohol. If you rely on alcohol to function and/or if you experience physical compulsions for alcohol, you may be an […]