Derwood is an unincorporated area in east-central Montgomery County, Maryland. Millions of people across the world are dealing with an alcohol dependency. There are many reasons people become dependent on alcohol. One of the most common is to cope with a loss. Losing a family member or a friend can take a massive emotional and mental toll on an individual. Alcohol is a sedative so it can ease the grief that an individual is feeling. This, and the easy accessibility of alcohol, makes it an easy tool to use to get through hard times. However, depending on alcohol, even temporarily, can cause negative consequences and spiral into alcohol use disorder. Alcohol use disorder, or AUD, a chronic disease in which an individual cannot control their craving for alcohol. There are several treatments available for AUD, including Alcoholics Anonymous. Alcoholics Anonymous, or AA, is the oldest and most popular group support organization in the world. With groups in thousands of communities and members in over 100 countries worldwide, AA is an informal international fellowship. A belief in, or an adherence to, a formal creed is not a condition of membership, as AA is not a religious or political organization. Alcoholicsanonymous.com groups AA meetings from states throughout America. You can find the locations to AA meetings in Derwood and other AA meetings Maryland on the directory.
Derwood, Maryland AA Meetings
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