For the residents of the Long Island hamlet of Blue Point who require alcohol use disorder (AUD) treatment, our directory helps them locate AA meetings in Blue Point as well as other NY AA meetings. There are millions of adults in the United States who are struggling with AUD. The disorder is a medical condition in which people drink alcohol excessively to the point where it becomes compulsive. This usually causes distress and harm as they lose control of the urge to drink resulting in a feeling of anxiety, irritability, and stress during extended periods of sobriety. Medical treatments for AUD includes medications for detox (for alcohol withdrawal symptoms and cravings) and several behavioral therapies. A combination of both usually gives them the best results. For those who need intensive treatment for AUD, they can receive highly structured rehabilitation treatment from a residential treatment center. Support therapies such as Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meetings can prove to be invaluable in achieving recovery. The 12-step program has helped millions of people around the world to overcome alcohol addiction and rebuild their lives. AA meetings provide opportunities for people who are struggling with AUD to gather in one place and discuss their respective addiction journeys. These hour-long sessions are a source of strength and hope for people suffering from alcohol dependency.
Blue Point, New York AA Meetings
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