Addiction Treatment Centers Beaver Dam WI

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Affiliated Counseling Ctr LLC
(920) 887-8751
108 N Lincoln Ave
BeaverDam, WI
 
Dodge County Department of
(920) 386-3500
199 Home Road
Juneau, WI
 
Directions Counseling Center
(920) 262-4800
129 Hospital Drive
Watertown, WI
 
Family Resources Assoc Inc
(920) 261-4100
1315 W Main St
Watertown, WI
 
Dodge County Department of Human Services and Health Department
(920) 386-3500
199 Home Road
Juneau, WI
Services Provided
Substance abuse treatment
Types of Care
Outpatient
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

Dodge County Human Svc
(920) 386-3500
199 Home Rd
Juneau, WI
 
Community Psychological Svc
(920) 324-4358
1208 S Watertown St
Waupun, WI
 
Family Resources Associates Inc
(920) 261-4100
1315 West Main Street
Watertown, WI
 
Psychiatric Associates
(920) 885-2780
200 Front Street
Beaver Dam, WI
Hotline
(920) 576-4312
Services Provided
Substance abuse treatment
Types of Care
Outpatient

Dodge County Department of
(920) 386-3500
199 Home Road
Juneau, WI
Hotline
(920) 386-3500
Services Provided
Substance abuse treatment, Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

What Is Addiction?

Answer:
Addiction is when the body relies on a substance in order to continue normal functioning .

When the substance is removed or denied, it will cause withdrawal.

The term “addiction” was first used in 1906 in reference to opium dependence. The first use of the adjective “addict” was in 1529. Addiction was originally a term that was used to describe a devotion, attachment, dedication, or inclination. In current usage, however, the term addiction is used to describe on ongoing compulsion by a person to engage in a specific activity, regardless of any harmful consequences to their health, mental stage, or social life. Usually people think of drug addictions in regards to this term, but it can also apply to other things, such as problem gambling or compulsive overeating. It has been suggested that the causes of addiction can include genetic, biological/pharmacological, and social factors.

It is generally accepted that addiction is a disease, a state of physiological or psychological dependence or devotion to something manifesting as a condition in which medically significant symptoms liable to have a damaging effect are present.

The medical community now stipulates two types of addiction, physical addiction and psychological addiction . A physical addiction is characterized by physical dependence which absence of the substance will result in physical withdrawal. Psychological addiction is characterized by psychological depende...

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