Alcohol Abuse FAQ

What is Alcohol Abuse?

Alcohol abuse refers to the excessive and harmful consumption of alcohol, leading to negative consequences on physical health, mental well-being, and personal relationships. It involves patterns of drinking that result in impairment, neglect of responsibilities, and an inability to control alcohol intake.


When should I seek treatment for alcohol abuse?

If you find that your alcohol consumption is causing disruptions in your life, affecting your health, relationships, or responsibilities, it’s a clear indication to seek treatment for alcohol abuse. Additionally, if you have tried to cut down or quit drinking but have been unsuccessful, professional help is essential.


How is alcohol abuse treated?

Treatment for alcohol abuse typically involves a combination of therapies, counseling, and medical interventions. Behavioral therapies like cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) and motivational enhancement therapy can help modify harmful drinking behaviors. Support groups and counseling sessions can provide coping strategies and address underlying psychological factors contributing to alcohol abuse.


How does Breakthrough HQ assess and treat alcohol abuse?

At Breakthrough HQ, we provide comprehensive assessments for alcohol abuse in both in-person and remote telehealth settings. Our approach is rooted in empathy and tailored to individual needs. Our team offers evidence-based therapies to address alcohol abuse, focusing on building healthier coping mechanisms and fostering sustainable lifestyle changes. Reach out to us to schedule a consultation and embark on a journey towards recovery and well-being.