Support Group Resources
One of the most impactful elements of recovery is the development of a sober support network. Whether you’re looking for a sponsor or a few words of encouragement, attending regular support group meetings can help you to stay on track long after treatment has concluded.
There are many factors to consider when trying determining if you or a loved one has an addiction. Typically, people have more than one addictive behavior. Also, understanding the root of the addiction is critical to successful treatment.
To assist you in learning more about addictive behaviors and their affect, we have provided the following links. This list is not comprehensive, but will assist you in learning more about addictions and their effects.
Alcohol & Drugs
National Institute of Health (NIH) on Alcoholism
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
Other Addictive Behaviors
National Council on Problem Gambling
National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA)
Co-Dependents Anonymous (CoDA)
Statistics and Information on Addiction
United States Department of Health & Human Services Substance & Mental Health Services Administration