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Alcoholism is a chronic disease characterised by uncontrolled drinking and preoccupation with alcohol. Alcoholism is a Bio Psycho Social disease . The ROOT origins are mainly GENETIC in nature . It is not a weakness or a lack of willpower. Like many other diseases, it has a course that can be predicted, and has visible symptoms. The person is totally CLUELESS during the onset the disease and HELPLESS during the progression of the disease, until treatment is provided and sort after his ACCEPTANCE and SURRENDER with the help of family intervention.

  • Alcoholism 1
  • Alcoholism 2
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1 BIO: The metabolism of an alcoholic starts converting alcohol into aldehyde, something which is akin to chloroform. Liver, pancreas, kidneys and other essential digestive enzyme seize to work effectively.

2 PSYCHO: There is major memory loss, sense of humour deprivation, reactions become unpredictable (aggression, anger, self pity etc) .

3 Socio: Being inebriated all the time he becomes socially alienated . Actually, an alcoholic himself does not want people to be around him. He perceive people to be useless disturbing predicament to his 'peaceful life '.

Hermitage Integrated Treatment :

Our treatment programs are specialized and customiszed programs. We treat the person, not just the symptoms.

Total abstinence or harm reduction are two major schools of thought for treatment of alcoholism. Our rehabilitation is based on TOTAL ABSTINENCE.

Our dedicated counsellors and team of clinicians will take time to understand your unique circumstances and needs. Then, we'll work together to develop a treatment plan tailored specifically for you.

  • 1. During treatment, individuals go through detoxification. Detoxification is the process of removing alcohol from the body.
  • 2. For someone struggling with alcoholism to successfully COMPLETE a treatment program, he must leave the rehab centre with a full understanding of his problem.
  • 3. Program is designed to provide support in the form of individual therapy, as well as group therapy. During these therapy sessions, self explorations for abusing the substance take place.
  • 4. During treatment, alcohol abusers are also provided with the tools needed to move on from abusing alcohol towards a more productive lifestyle.
  • 5. Psychological assessment / therapies : Alcohol can cause permanent psychological damage because it messes up with a person's mood-regulating neurons that are responsible to store dopamine.
  • 6. Evaluation and treatment for co-occurring mental health issues (Dual diagnosis) such as depression, anxiety, bipolar - disorder, psychosis, etc
  • 7. Long-term follow-up program to prevent relapses. ( FELLOWSHIP ) This is our forte. We have thousands of alumni across the world.
  • 8. Reoccupation (By Reclaiming the long lost SELF- ESTEEM ). Last, but the most important thing is to regain self - respect . The society, in its utter ignorance looks down upon this chronic disease as a failure of human WILL POWER. We believe that this taboo is going to remain. The Hermitage Integrated program teaches the art of flying above such ignorance.

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