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Substance Abuse

Is Someone You Love Self-Medicating & Mistreating Their Mental Health?

2024-05-01T11:20:31-05:00

Self-care has been emphasized in recent popular culture. Meditation, exercise and maintaining healthy relationships offer benefits that can boost mental health. Importantly, self-medicating is often not a valid form of self-care. Self-Medicating Can Be Problematic As defined by the Encyclopedia of Behavioral Medicine, "Self-medication is the use of medications, treatments, and/or [...]

Is Someone You Love Self-Medicating & Mistreating Their Mental Health?2024-05-01T11:20:31-05:00

Staying Sober at the Office Holiday Party

2024-02-21T12:47:38-06:00

The year's most festive time has arrived, so you may have an office holiday party on your immediate calendar. These events can be fun. Well, as the expression goes, they can be mandatory fun, anyway. Your company's holiday party might include adult beverages. If you're concerned about staying sober during the [...]

Staying Sober at the Office Holiday Party2024-02-21T12:47:38-06:00

The Long-lasting Effects of Child Abuse

2023-07-28T12:44:50-05:00

People who recall being abused or neglected as a child are more likely to experience periods of anxiety or depression as adults than those where court records show maltreatment was present, but the adult does not recall it, according to a study published in the Journal of American Medicine Psychiatry. The study conducted at King’s [...]

The Long-lasting Effects of Child Abuse2023-07-28T12:44:50-05:00

28% Increase of Veterans Crisis Line in March 2023

2023-04-28T17:07:57-05:00

The Veterans Crisis Line received a record number of calls in March 2023. The staff fielded over 88,000 calls during the month, 28% higher than any previous month. Authorities with the Veterans Administration believe that the surge is only the start of a burgeoning problem that will continue for the foreseeable future. While veterans [...]

28% Increase of Veterans Crisis Line in March 20232023-04-28T17:07:57-05:00

American Behavioral Clinics Voted in the Top Drug & Alcohol Rehab Centers in Milwaukee WI.

2021-10-08T16:51:24-05:00

Expertise.com reviewed and scored 69 different alcohol & drug treatment centers in the Greater Milwaukee area and identified American Behavioral Clinics as one of the Best Drug And Alcohol Rehab Centers in Milwaukee. This choice is based on more than 25 different variables across 5 different categories, with the intent of giving people a hand-picked [...]

American Behavioral Clinics Voted in the Top Drug & Alcohol Rehab Centers in Milwaukee WI.2021-10-08T16:51:24-05:00

September is National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month

2023-08-10T15:05:21-05:00

Every September, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) sponsors National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month in the United States. SAMHSA is a department of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and has celebrated recovery month with educational events and awareness campaigns for over 20 years. National Alcohol [...]

September is National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Month2023-08-10T15:05:21-05:00

Inspirational Quotes from Famous People in Recovery

2021-07-26T14:08:54-05:00

Here are 12 Inspirational Quotes from Famous People in Recovery: “It’s like having a second chance at life, …. Seeing everything with clarity, gratitude; it’s unbelievable. I feel so good. And to have these little blessings is the icing on the cake.” - Ronnie Wood Guitarist/ Painter “Little by little I found the beat again, [...]

Inspirational Quotes from Famous People in Recovery2021-07-26T14:08:54-05:00

Quality Care for Alcohol and Substance Abuse

2021-07-16T12:22:25-05:00

It’s important that when it’s time for you or a loved one to seek treatment for an alcohol or substance abuse disorder, that you find an accredited program that supports both the individual and family members in the treatment process. Family members play an important part in the recovery process as they can provide integral [...]

Quality Care for Alcohol and Substance Abuse2021-07-16T12:22:25-05:00

10 Inspiring Quotes for Those in Addiction Recovery

2021-06-30T10:31:07-05:00

  American Behavioral Clinics offers substance abuse therapy programs for those suffering from addiction and other behavioral health issues. We also provide substance abuse therapy for the family members struggling to cope with their loved one’s addiction. We invite you to learn more about our Substance Abuse & Addiction Treatment Programs Here.   "Don't Let [...]

10 Inspiring Quotes for Those in Addiction Recovery2021-06-30T10:31:07-05:00