Drug and alcohol addiction is a complex, chronic disease that includes compulsive drug seeking and use. With a treatment plan, addictions can be managed successfully and patients can recover and regain control of their lives.
What you should know about addiction medicine
- Drug and alcohol addiction can cause problems in life, but those may be addressed through addiction medicine. Long-term drug abuse causes changes in the brain, particularly around areas critical to decision-making and behavior control.
Why choose Geisinger for your addiction medicine?
- Geisinger Marworth Alcohol & Chemical Dependency Treatment Center has helped more than 40,000 people from all walks of life overcome drug and alcohol addiction.
- Our center — located in northeastern Pennsylvania — offers inpatient and outpatient treatment services in a peaceful, caring and confidential setting.
- We provide family as well as individual counseling and support for anyone impacted by addiction.
Treats these conditions
The road to addiction recovery starts with Geisinger:
- Alcohol addiction
- Drug addiction