Alcoholism is an epidemic in society today, and is a problem facing many in Camden, SC. 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 Camden. 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 Camden, South Carolina 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 Camden 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 Treatment Centers in the area. At an Alcohol Abuse Rehab Facility 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 Abuse Treatment Facility in Camden, SC.

There are a variety of options available for individuals looking for treatment for alcohol addiction and alcoholism in Camden, South Carolina. There are Long-term Alcoholism Treatment Centers, Outpatient Alcohol Addiction Treatment Centers, Short-term Alcoholism Rehab Programs, Inpatient Alcohol 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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  • Children that consume alcohol before the age of 15 are four times more likely to develop alcoholism compared to those who drink after the age of 21.
  • Youth who drink alcohol are more likely to experience abuse of other drugs.
  • The most common symptoms of alcoholism include: craving, (which is characterized by a strong need to drink), physical dependence, (includes a host of withdrawal symptoms), and tolerance (the need for increasing the amount of alcohol, to feel its effects).
  • When a person has a blood alcohol level of 0.36% or above, they could be in danger of overdosing; the person would, in most instances, have to drink anywhere from 13-19 drinks in a rather brief period of time for an overdose to occur.
  • AA Meetings in Camden, SC.
  • Camden
    1104 Church Street
    Camden, South Carolina 29020

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Thursday, 12:00 PM
    Monday, 12:00 PM
    Tuesday, 12:00 PM
    Wednesday, 12:00 PM
    Friday, 12:00 PM
  • Camden 2
    1104 Church Street
    Camden, South Carolina 29020

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Friday, 8:00 PM
    Sunday, 8:00 PM
    Wednesday, 8:00 PM
  • Grace
    Grace Episcopal Church
    1315 Lyttleton Street
    Camden, South Carolina 29020

    Alcoholics Anonymous Meeting Times
    Tuesday, 7:00 PM
    Saturday, 6:00 PM
  • Camden, SC. Al-Anon Support Group Meetings

  • AA Clubhouse - Big Room)
    1104 Church Street
    Camden, South Carolina 29020

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

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