Al - Anon and Al - Ateen

Al - Anon and Al - Ateen

Drug Rehab Center in Birmingham, Alabama

About Al - Anon and Al - Ateen in Alabama

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Al - Anon and Al - Ateen is a Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Drug Treatment Facility, helping struggling addicts in Birmingham, Alabama by offers treatments for those seeking sobriety. Drug addiction is a difficult thing to beat, but it's not impossible. With the right resources and support, you can find your way out of this debilitating cycle. A drug treatment facility may be just what you need to help get on the road to recovery. You can access quality care that will meet all of your medical needs while teaching you how to live without drugs or alcohol for good.

Al - Anon and Al - Ateen offers a variety of therapies and treatments, such as Family Therapy, Group Therapy. This page goes into additional detail about each. This center does not discriminate genders.

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Genders
  • Male
  • Female
  • Gender Exclusive Center
  • Ages
  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
  • Groups
  • Additional
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Veteran Specific
  • Accreditations
    Not SAMHSA Listed
    Not Approved
    Not CARF Accredited
    Not Found

    Conditions and Issues Treated

    A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.

    Drug Rehabilitation

    Getting sober on your own is not only dangerous during the initial detox, it is also more likely to result in a relapse later on. Addiction treatment centers provide a monitored environment where you will get the medical attention you need, as well as the emotional support to overcome drug or alcohol abuse.

    Substance Abuse + Addiction Treatment at Al - Anon and Al - Ateen

    It’s not easy getting sober on one’s own, or even going to rehab and escaping the grasp of addiction by oneself. Substance abuse treatment gives addicts a place to stay sober while learning what it takes to quit for good. They will learn from others about what works and what doesn’t work with remaining drug-free.

    Treatment centers such as Al - Anon and Al - Ateen focus on the needs of individual addicts to heal them. There is a combination of physical and mental therapies that treat the root cause of the addiction, whether it be family problems, stress, or past traumatic events.

    The final benefit of substance abuse treatment is introducing new people who can help in your recovery after you leave Al - Anon and Al - Ateen. Through group therapy sessions with other addicts and attending support meetings once a day, a person will learn how to interact with others and cope with cravings. This is a chance for you to rebuild your social circle healthily after you leave treatment.

    Alcoholism Treatment in Birmingham, AL

    Alcoholism is a medical condition in which the body becomes dependent on alcohol. Alcohol acts as a relaxant and affects the central nervous system, which controls all bodily functions. Alcohol abuse is the overuse of alcohol to the detriment of one’s health or social life.

    Even for an extended period, drinking too much does not necessarily mean that one has a problem with alcohol. However, the signs and symptoms of alcoholism often do not occur until the disease has progressed to a very advanced stage. Alcoholism is also known as alcohol use disorder or AUD. Alcoholism is a progressive disease, which means it gets worse over time if left untreated.

    Although many people can reduce the amount of alcohol they drink, many of those with alcoholism are unable to limit their drinking. Alcoholism can be fatal if left untreated over time. However, many different types of alcoholism treatment can help people recover.

    Alcoholism, Substance Abuse 

    Levels of Care Offered

    Al - Anon and Al - Ateen offers a variety of treatment.

    This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are Drug Rehab, with additional therapies available as listed below.

    Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual at this Birmingham, AL Facility.

    Family Counseling

    Family therapy is a group problem-solving that aims to improve communication and relationships between the addict, their family, and sometimes friends. The main goal of family therapy for drug addiction is to create an environment where communication can occur without judgment, hostility, or blame. The therapist is with the family as they learn to communicate differently, especially with the addict when s/he is using. The family can learn to reduce their enabling behavior or rally together and support each other during tough times.

    An addict’s family can play a vital part in helping them to avoid relapse because they can spot the warning signs and help them get back on track before it becomes too much of a problem. Family therapy is one of the most effective ways to help addicts stay on the path to long-term sobriety. When a drug addict decides that they want to try and get sober, it takes the support of every person they love to succeed. It can be incredibly difficult for loved ones to watch an addict go through the pain and suffering of withdrawal, but by being there with them and supporting them, they can help to make sure that the addiction never returns.

    Groups typically involve meetings with other recovering addicts who can relate to one another’s experiences. They might meet in person or online and typically focus on the process of staying sober rather than overcoming a specific addiction.

    In these groups managed by Al - Anon and Al - Ateen, addicts can build a sense of community and develop strong emotional connections with others who understand what they are going through. These beneficial relationships can help addicts overcome their cravings and prevent relapse at any point during the recovery process.

    Family Therapy, Group Therapy

    Additional Details

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    Al - Anon and Al - Ateen Location and Directions
    Address InformationPo Box 550156
    Birmingham, Alabama 35255 Phone Number(205) 322-1500 Meta DetailsUpdated June 21, 2022
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    Al - Anon and Al - Ateen Location and Directions
    Location

    Po Box 550156
    Birmingham, Alabama 35255

    Center Type

    Alcoholism, Drug Addiction, Substance Abuse

    Language
    English
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    Birmingham, Alabama Addiction Information

    Opioids, such as heroin, fentanyl, and prescription opioids are related to more than half of all drug-related overdoses in Alabama. Alcohol is the most frequently used substance in Alabama; 85,000 Alabamians use cocaine every single year. In Alabama, there are four times as many vehicle crashes involving alcohol as there are normal vehicle crashes.

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    Po Box 550156, Birmingham, AL, 35255
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