New York, NY (PRWEB) October 04, 2012
The far reaching effects of alcoholism in families may not be apparent to everyone, but to those involved the costs are high.
Few studies have been conducted in regards to the overall impact of alcoholism, aside from isolated, specific factors that is, until recently. This recent study focused on a variety of different aspects, such as economic impact as well as time spent by family members caring for an alcoholic.
The study revealed that expenses directly related to alcoholism dropped over 15% after successful alcohol rehab. Additionally, family members reported a 75% drop in time spent caring for an alcoholic relative, after successful alcoholism treatment.
“We’ve always known that alcoholism isn’t an individual problem; it’s a family problem,” begins a spokesperson for Mountainside Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Center. “This study reinforces that fact and, more importantly, it’s not just the financial burden that is reduced with effective alcohol rehab, it’s the emotional burden. Clearly, alcohol treatment benefits the individual, the family, and society at large.”
If the symptoms of alcohol abuse are recognized personally, or in a loved one, Mountainside Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Center can assist in designing a personalized alcohol rehab program that will be the optimum rehab for each individuals' needs or the individual needs of a loved one. Mountainside’s comprehensive alcohol rehab program has been recognized as a standout program among treatment professionals.
Mountainside Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Center is a modern drug rehab and alcoholism treatment facility that is skilled in serving a variety of clients with various addictions and in varying stages of addiction. The caring, compassionate team is made up of licensed and certified social workers and counselors who have extensive experience and specialty in the addiction treatment field. In addition, the staff includes a Nurse Practitioner, as well as a Registered Nurse, both of whom also have specializations and experience within the field of addiction treatment and alcohol rehab.
Mountainside also has available services for those individuals who come to them with dual diagnoses and require the services of a Psychiatrist to help conquer the unique challenges that dual diagnosis brings.
For the past 13 years, Mountainside has established itself as an innovator within the addiction treatment field, and the treatment modalities Mountainside utilizes are regarded as among the most cutting-edge approaches in helping individuals to get, and to remain, sober. As a result of their unique, innovative approaches to addiction treatment, Mountainside has become the model for the addiction treatment field.
The program and its professional addiction treatment team have earned national recognition and resulted in Mountainside being invited to Washington by the White House to meet with the White House Drug Czar, John P. Walters, for an in-depth meeting on what makes its program so successful. These accolades did not go unnoticed within the addiction treatment field and resulted in the adoption by many throughout the country of a more holistic approach to drug addiction treatment.
For questions or a confidential discussion about getting help for drug rehab or alcoholism, please contact Mountainside Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment Center for a confidential discussion at 800-762-5433.