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New Life Recovery Solutions

Addiction Treatment Center located in Bellevue, WA

Alcohol Dependency Specialist

Alcohol dependency is a common disorder that can impact a patient’s life in many ways. To overcome alcohol dependency, patients often need professional help. New Life Recovery Solutions in Bellevue, Washington, is proud to provide effective alcohol dependency treatment. Patients can learn more about this service by contacting the clinic to schedule a free consultation.

Alcohol Dependency Q & A

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What is alcohol dependency?

Alcohol dependency is a condition that occurs when a patient becomes physically and/or psychologically dependent on alcohol. Patients with this condition experience strong cravings for alcohol and may experience severe symptoms if they try to stop drinking. Alcohol dependency isn’t the same as alcohol abuse. Many people who abuse alcohol aren’t yet dependent on it. However, continuous alcohol abuse usually leads to dependency.

What causes alcohol dependency?

Alcohol dependency occurs when a patient drinks alcohol regularly, usually in significant amounts. Over time, the body becomes accustomed to having alcohol. If the patient stops consuming alcohol, they may experience withdrawal symptoms, including:

  • High blood pressure
  • Elevated pulse
  • Insomnia
  • Anxiety
  • Sweating

In extreme cases, seizures and even death can occur because of alcohol withdrawal.

For most patients with alcohol dependence, the body will also build a tolerance to alcohol. When this occurs, they will need to continue increasing their intake of alcohol to get the same effect.

How does someone know if they need treatment for alcohol dependency?

If a patient comes to New Life Recovery Solutions with a suspected alcohol dependency, the staff will begin by conducting a thorough evaluation of the patient to determine whether a dependency exists. If the staff concludes that the patient is dependent on alcohol, they will recommend treatment options to help the patient overcome their dependence and recover.

How does New Life Recovery Solutions help patients with alcohol dependency?

For most patients with alcohol dependence, the first step in treatment is detoxification. During this part of the treatment process, patients will likely experience symptoms of withdrawal as the alcohol leaves their system and their body adjusts to its absence. The team at New Life Recovery Solutions will work closely with the patient during this time to make sure that their detoxification is as safe and comfortable as possible. They will also provide supportive services to help the patient deal with cravings.

After detoxification, the patient will need continuing services to support their recovery, including:

  • Individual and family counseling
  • Relapse prevention
  • Medical care

Insurance

We accept the majority of health insurance plans. Please call our office if you do not see yours listed or have any other questions.

Aetna
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
First Choice Health
Premera Blue Cross
Regence Blue Shield
United Healthcare
Value Options
Testimonials

Words from our patients

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    "I have been a patient with new life for the past two years and have nothing but great things to say about this program."

    Eric S.
  • Google+

    "In my program I met about 10 other individuals. All of them really liked the passionate and professional team of New Life Recovery Solutions."

    Verified Patient
  • Yelp

    "I have been to a few facilities in effort to straighten my life out but New Life is special. It is like a precious gem nestled behind the eastside alano club."

    Cristy R.
Location
New Life Recovery Solutions
12330 NE 8th St, Suite 100
Bellevue, WA 98005
Phone: 425-256-7830
Fax: (425) 455-8482
Office Hours

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425-256-7830