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Alcoholism is an epidemic in society today, and is a problem facing many in Decatur, IL. Alcohol is in fact a drug, the most commonly used and widely abused in the world. Alcohol addiction causes many problems, and people that abuse alcohol are more likely to become violent, struggle with their career and have problems in their relationships. Alcoholism can literally destroy your life.

Consuming alcohol is a common and acceptable practice in Decatur. The problem with alcohol addiction and alcoholism begins when consumption crosses the line from moderate drinking, to having to consume alcohol to avoid feeling bad or to feel comfortable in social situations. Alcohol addiction and alcoholism may be triggered by an individual's environment, the people he's associating with, etc. Whatever the case may be, if alcohol is being used in excess and an individual doesn't have enough control to put down that drink despite the consequences, there is a problem.

For someone in Decatur, Illinois who is involved in alcohol addiction or alcoholism, it is very easy to justify drinking habits and be in complete denial that there is a problem. But if a person is continuing to drink despite the health risks involved and the destruction that is being created in their life, it is time for them to seek help or for someone to intervene and help the person see that there is a problem. It may seem easier to pretend that nothing is wrong, but the longer a person continues his addictive behavior the worse off he will be in the long run.

Treatment for alcohol addiction and alcoholism in Decatur is available for individuals who know they have a problem and have the courage to face their issues with alcohol. There are a number of Alcohol Addiction Rehabilitation Centers in the area. At an Alcohol Rehab individuals can be in an environment where they can address the psychological and emotional issues that may have caused their alcoholism.

Alcoholism has taken its toll when an individual drinks so heavily for a long duration, that when alcohol is taken away withdrawal sets in. Withdrawal symptoms can include shakiness or trembling, fatigue, irritability and loss of appetite for example. Alcohol withdrawal can be overcome by going through a supervised alcohol detoxification as part of treatment at an Alcohol Addiction Rehab Facility in Decatur, IL.

There are a variety of options available for individuals looking for treatment for alcohol addiction and alcoholism in Decatur, Illinois. There are Long-term Alcohol Abuse Treatment Centers, Outpatient Alcohol Addiction Rehabilitation Centers, Short-term Alcohol Abuse Treatment Centers, Inpatient Alcohol Addiction Rehabilitation Centers, support group meetings, alcohol counseling, halfway houses and sober living.

Individuals battling alcohol addiction or alcoholism don't have to be ashamed or feel alone and hopeless. Recovering from alcohol addiction and alcoholism won't be easy, but admitting you have a problem and seeking treatment is the first step to getting the help that can get you through it. Put addiction behind you, so you can look forward to a bright and sober future. Contact a counselor and start treatment today.

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  • Several states hold the sellers or servers of alcohol partly liable for alcohol's consequences.
  • Family problems that are frequently associated with families affected by alcoholism are increased family conflict; emotional or physical violence; decreased family cohesion; decreased family organization; increased family isolation; increased family stress including work problems, illness, marital strain and financial problems; and frequent family moves.
  • A study reported that the percentage of batterers who are under the influence of alcohol when they assault their partners ranges from 60 to 70 percent rate.
  • Men are more likely than women to commit suicide, and more likely to have been drinking prior to committing suicide.
  • AA Meetings in Decatur, IL.
  • Back To Basics
    Cntr United Methodist
    269 W Eldorado St
    Decatur, Illinois 62522

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Wednesday, 8:00 AM
  • Decatur, IL. Al-Anon Support Group Meetings

  • 3465 N. MacArther Rd
    Serenity Seekers Al-Anon
    First Congressional Church
    Decatur, Illinois

    Al-Anon Meeting Times
    Tue., 7:00 PM

  • Central Christian Church
    Beginner's Al-Anon Group
    650 W. William St.
    Decatur, Illinois

    Al-Anon Meeting Times
    Thu., 10:00 AM

  • Central United Methodist Church
    Sunday Night Steppers
    269 W Eldorado St
    Decatur, Illinois

    Al-Anon Meeting Times
    Sun., 6:00 PM

  • St Marys Hospital
    K.I.S.S. Al-Anon
    Decatur, Illinois

    Al-Anon Meeting Times
    Fri., 8:00 PM