Addiction Treatment Centre
A brief about the addiction center: In our addiction center, the disorders of using alcohol and drug are treated in addition to many different addictions are treated, such as:
Internet addiction, gambling addiction, food addiction as well as behavioral addiction treatment. In order to prevent addiction, we have educational programs for students and families done by doctors for this purpose, a training meeting is held with families every week at the addiction center where we provide the answer to all questions and problems related to addiction. Addiction is an important community problem as it is a treatable brain disease.
Diagnosis of alcoholism:
The beginning of the use story, the evaluation of the patient’s psychological and health status, the evaluation of the patient’s social and family status, doing all necessary analyzes. From the story of alcohol abuse, determine the amount of alcohol he/she consumed in the last month, the amount he/she used in the last period, the medical and psychological history, legal problems if they exist, and the treatment that he/she previously received in detail. Evaluating and knowing the degree of patient stimulating to the treatment, the family and social problems he/she suffers from. Doing comprehensive body analyzes to ensure the health and safety of the body parts affected by alcohol abuse.
The patient responds well to the treatment, and the treatment has failed several times. It is necessary to treat the patient during his stay in the hospital where there can be several factors that threaten his life as psychological or neurological problems, it can affect the people around him with any harm if he deals with any type of stimulants or the drug.
Using several measures to assess the patient’s condition and addiction degree, through assessment sessions prior to the period of his/her hospital stay. To get rid of the effects of alcohol in the body quickly, a treatment (detoxification) is applied, and the patient is checked up by specialized doctors to see if he/she has any health, neurological or psychological problems and to provide the necessary treatment for him/her.
During the patient’s stay in the hospital, the patient receives individual psychotherapy sessions. We provide social interaction sessions and lectures regarding non-recourse to addiction. Analyzing and knowing communication problems among family members, and inspecting their family members if one of them has any psychological problems.
At that time, a drug schedule about controlling alcoholism is applied. In case we make sure that the patient is relieved of damage caused by the addiction and he/she reached to the necessary level of awareness, and his follow-up of his/her medications and psychotherapy, he/she is allowed to leave the hospital.
Treatment of alcoholism is one of the most difficult addiction treatment processes, and it requires a lot of time and effort, but appropriate steps must be followed for treatment until it becomes simple, and one of the most essential and necessary steps to complete the process of recovering from alcoholism is the patient’s desire to give up drinking alcohol and changing into a healthy and clean life without addiction.
Alcohol is chemically defined as organic compounds bonded to among three chemical elements known as hydrogen, oxygen and carbon, they are bonded to each other to form the mono hydroxyl CnH2n + 2O
As for the term alcohol as its common definition, it is a toxic substance found in spirits that includes beer, wine, and distilled wines. These alcohols are chemically known as ethanol, which contains two carbon atoms and one hydroxyl group. The alcohols are considered toxic because of their ability to dissolve fats, as they work to dissolve the fat in cell membranes, which destroys the composition of cells and kills them.
Alcoholism is a pathological condition that affects all aspects of life, and it is as a chronic disorder that causes a person to drink in an uncontrollable manner, regardless of the health problems and negative social consequences that alcohol addiction causes, although alcohol is the most disgusting substance in the Arab world, however, it is relatively easy to find it in the Middle East and the Arabian Gulf.
Despite that, everyone knows that alcoholism may destroy people’s relationships, money, and work as well as their physical and mental health. Long-term use can lead to severe damage to the brain and liver, and scientists have not found a clear cause for alcoholism, because there are many inherited causes, kind, lifestyle, community habits, a person’s own behavior, all of these factors ultimately lead to alcoholism.
The harm caused by alcoholism
- Gastric membrane damage due to frequent nausea and vomiting.
- Stomach ulcers.
- It is likely to occur some types of cancer, such as gastrointestinal, hypopharyngeal and oral cancer, and breast cancer for women.
- Myocardial infarction starts with a weak pulse rate leading to total failure.
- Increased vulnerability to stroke.
- Chronic anemia due to a low count of red blood cells.
- Gout due to high urine acidity.
- Mental disorders such as dementia and memory loss are caused by the shrinkage of some brain areas by approximately 1.9%.
- Alcohol causes nerve damage, a condition known as alcoholic neuropathy.
- Weak immune system.
- poor sexual and reproductive capacity and it may worsen to total sexual dysfunction.
- Hepatic cirrhosis
The most important problems due to alcoholism:
First: health problems:
Alcohol abuse works on affecting health, which exposes it to many serious health problems, and one of the most important ones is the stomach ulcers, and affecting the liver through infection with liver infections and fibrosis.
Second: psychological problems:
Having quantities of alcohol leads to many psychological problems, which include memory impairment and change in the human personality, and it also leads to introversion and insularity from others, as it causes depression and excessive nervousness.
Third: Family problems:
Quantities of alcohol abuse affects the family life of a person, and causes many problems with the children and the wife. As spending a lot of money on alcohol abuse causes economic problems, which leads to the existence of problems between the person and his wife, which may threaten the family life and lead to divorce, It is worth noting that the abuse of large quantities of the drug leads to disorders in the sexual relationship, so alcoholism must be treated.
There is our center that deals with alcoholism treatment and ALAMAL Center for Psychotherapy and Addiction Treatment, which provides the best medical care for the addict and helps him/her overcome the withdrawal symptoms with the presence of competent doctors at a high level of experience in order not the patient experiences a relapse after the recovery phase again through providing psychological treatment ,behavioral therapy and drug therapy.
For inquiries and medical advice about your treatment, “You just have to send all the medical information, tests, analyzes and written information about the condition of the disease, etc. by via social media, whats app and viber or you can directly contact our consultants via the numbers on the site.
After taking all the information required, we will assess the condition of the disease within only 24 hours of receiving your information and will provide you with all information about the treatment plan, details of treatment, treatment costs, duration of stay in Turkey and other services in our center.