Alcohol Addiction in IA
In 2010, 32,435 people were admitted to treatment centers for substance abuse issues in Iowa, according to SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration). Of that number, 8,901 were admitted for alcohol abuse treatment while 7,150 more were treated for alcohol abuse along with abuse of another substance. Alcohol abuse is a close second to marijuana, which was the leading cause of admittance for substance abuse treatment. Iowa has one of the highest rates of unmet need for treatment in the country. This means that there are many more people who struggle with alcohol addiction but who have not sought out treatment. If you are worried about your alcohol use or dependence on alcohol, it may be time to get treatment.
It is difficult to admit to an alcohol problem and even harder to treat it without help or support. Alcohol is socially permissible and is present in many social settings. This is why treatment is so support, as well as having a strong network of support to aid recovery from alcohol addiction. Our website has a comprehensive list of treatment facilities situated in Iowa. If your alcohol addiction is affecting your ability to work and damaging your relationships, call one today to ask about treatment.
Alcohol Rehab Centers in IA