Treatment Works

A Consumer’s Guide to Alcohol & Drug Addiction Treatment

Recovery rates for people who go through treatment are very similar to those who get treatment for other chronic diseases such as diabetes.

In this section of our website you can find information that will help you better understand treatment, how it works, what the stages of substance abuse are, and other considerations.

check What Are The Stages of Substance Use?

Experimentation . Regular Use . Risky Use . Dependence . Addiction

check What Is Treatment? How Does It Work?

Detoxification . Outpatient Treatment . Inpatient Treatment

check Other Options for Restoring Health

Twelve Step and Self-Help Groups . Recovery Houses

check Other Considerations

Making Choices . When typical treatments methods didn’t work

checkPrograms Offered by ADSGC