Alcohol Treatment Program
Alcohol treatment programs are designed to help people addicted to alcohol get sober and stay sober.
Depending on the severity of alcoholism, treatment may require an inpatient stay, however outpatient meeting and counseling sessions may also be arranged if appropriate for the specific patient.
The 12 step program is often viewed the most effective choice of treatment, as it provides long term fellowship support free of charge, however there are lots of others available such as religious based alcohol treatments and therapeutic community alcohol treatment programs.
Most alcohol treatment program last for anything between 28 days and 9 months.
Included in treatment has to be a well planned program, which will prepare the recovering addict to live an alcohol free life.