Government-Sponsored Sites

http://www.samhsa.gov/ The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

http://www.csat.samhsa.gov/  Center for Substance Abuse Treatment

http://www.nida.nih.gov/  National Institute for Drug Abuse

http://www.niaaa.nih.gov/  National Institute for Alcohol and Alcoholism

Treatment Programs

There are many reputable treatment programs available for addiction support. The treatment programs below are programs EHD is familiar with.

www.mcleanpavilion.org/  McLean Hospital; Pavilion Unit Massachusetts

http://www.caron.org/  Caron Foundation Multiple Sites

http://www.bettyfordcenter.org/  Betty Ford Center California

http://www.hazelden.org/  Hazelden Multiple Sites

http://www.right-turn.org/  Right Turn Massachusetts

Sober Companions

Executive Home Detox has partnered with the following two sober companion services and can recommend their use.

http://www.soberadvisors.net/  Sober Advisors

 

Self-Help Groups

Executive Home Detox does not mandate or require clients to use self-help groups for addiction support. EHD does support their use whenever a client is willing to use this ‘treatment tool’. Self Help groups, for the right person, can mean the difference between sustaining sobriety and relapse.

http://www.aa.org/  Alcoholics Anonymous

http://www.na.org/  Narcotics Anonymous

http://www.al-anon.alateen.org/  Al-Anon and Alateen

http://www.rational.org/  Rational Recovery

http://www.ca.org/  Cocaine Anonymous

http://www.emotionsanonymous.org/  Emotions Anonymous

 

Recovery Chat Rooms

There are quite an array of recovery chat rooms. We suggest investigating at least three sites prior to making any decisions about joining a specific chat room.

Medication Related Sites

Executive Home Detox supports the use of medication assisted recovery. Data is clear that medication assisted recovery works best when used with both individual and group therapy/self help groups. The following are sites sponsored by the makers of these medications. Please take that into consideration when reviewing these sites.

Samhsa Buprenorphine Provider Locater/ Find information about Suboxone, find doctors willing to prescribe Suboxone.

http://www.vivitrol.com/ Vivitrol is the monthly injectable form of Naltrexone, an opioid antagonist, that is approved to decrease alcohol urges and is being trialed to determine if it is effective against opiate urges.

http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0000726 Antabuse (Disulfuram) is meant as an alcohol deterrent. It is a medication designed to cause unpleasant side effects, including vomiting, if a person takes alcohol while taking Antabuse.