Alcohol and Drug Frequently Asked Questions:
How do I know if I have an Alcohol Problem?
Just how much is "one drink"?
How do I know if I have a drug problem?
Can my prescription drug use be a problem?
What is the difference between alcohol or drug abuse and dependence?
How much do I need to drink before it is considered abuse and what is a binge?
What is binge drinking?
What is alcohol poisoning?
Are alcohol and drug problems the same for men and women?
What is polysubstance abuse or dependence?
Is my alcohol or drug treatment confidential?
What is dual diagnosis?
What about underage drinking?
Is the same type of treatment right for everyone?
Do you incorporate a 12-step program such as AA or NA?
Does everyone have to hit bottom?
Is there any use in "forcing" people into treatment?
How do I talk to my adolescent about drinking?
How do I help teach my child or adolescent to say no to drugs?
What is the difference between different providers of Alcohol and Drug Treatment?
Is mandatory or court ordered treatment covered by insurance? Generally not.
Do you take any managed care plans? NO
Are there medications which can help with addictions or cravings?
Does your office prescribe medications? No, but we may refer for assessment.
Do you offer inpatient or residential programs? No, we only offer outpatient services.
What might be the costs of treatment?
Are there any advantages of paying for treatment myself rather than using insurance?
Should families, spouses or children be involved in alcohol or drug treatment?
How does an alcoholic mother or father impact the family?
I'm ready to schedule an intake assessment, what should I do? call 352 336-2888
Where and When are Florida AA Meetings?