Located in Marion County in Northeastern Texas, Jefferson is a tourist destination with several popular attractions such as the Sterne Fountain, Jay Gould’s Railroad car, and Jefferson Carnegie Library. However, the city is not exempt from the alcohol addiction crisis in the United States. Like so many other cities and communities in America, Jefferson has residents who are struggling with alcohol addiction. Alcohol use disorder, the medical term for alcohol addiction, is a chronic relapsing brain disorder. The medical condition is characterized by a person’s inability to control the amount of alcohol they consume. People with AUD still drink despite suffering from its adverse consequences. If left untreated, AUD can cause significant physical, emotional, social, occupational, and financial damages. Alcohol addiction is among the biggest public health issues in America. Medical treatments such as detox is used to curb alcohol withdrawal symptoms and cravings. Support therapies such as Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) are one of the key treatment options for AUD. Its meetings provide people with AUD and other drinking problems with peer support that helps them to better handle issues surrounding alcohol addiction. Residents of Jefferson who need help with their drinking problems can find AA meetings in Jefferson as well as other AA Texas meetings in other cities in the state on our directory.
Jefferson, Texas AA Meetings
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