My Personal Addiction Story:
If you want to help your loved one with addiction tips:
If YOU are ADDICTED, MY ADVICE:
More help with Negative Thoughts and Feelings:
Crisis Text Line
If you are feeling suicidal, depressed, like you want to harm yourself, or just need someone to talk to, you can text 741741 from your phone and a person will be there for you.
Or call 1-800-273-8255.
National Suicide Prevention Hotline
If you feel alone and like you are at the end of your rope, call this number 1-800-273-8255 or simply dial 998.
www.211.org - This website offers resources for those struggling with food, shelter, utilities and more. Check out the website or dial 211 from your phone.
www.SAMHSA.gov - This website provides information about ALL mental health and addiction, it has a treatment locator, information about grants for treatment, and many other resources. To call Samhsa for ADDICTION TREATMENT RESOURCES- 1-800-662-4357
"West Virginia Resource"
Peer Solutions Behavioral Health
2910 Emerson Avenue
Parkersburg, WV 26104
www.Thehotline.org (Domestic Violence) - This website helps define domestic violence and offers opportunities for you to determine if you are in an abusive situation. It also offers resources to get you to safety if you are ready. Click the link or call 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Helpline:
If you happen to be having an anxiety attack between the hours of 10am and 6pm est you can call this number 1-800-950-NAMI (6264) and they will answer questions about the following:
Symptoms of mental health conditions
Local support groups and services
Helping family members get treatment
Programs to help find jobs
www.NA.org - information and resources about the 12-step program Narcotics Anonymous.
www.Nar-Anon.org - Resources for loved ones of addicts.
www.Al-Anon.org - Resources for loved ones of those struggling with alcohol abuse.
www.AA.org - information and resources about the 12-step program Alcoholics Anonymous.
www.OA.org - information and resources for the program that helps those who struggle with overeating.
National Eating Disorders Association - Has lots of resources for those who are struggling with an eating disorder, or love someone who is. They have a helpline as well. (800) 931-2237
https://www.ncpgambling.org/programs-resources/resources/ - If you or someone you know is struggling with a gambling addiction, this site offers information and resources.
The Military Crisis Line
Text-messaging service, and online chat provide free VA support for all Service members, including members of the National Guard and Reserve, and all Veterans, even if they are not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care. Text 838255 Call 1-800- 273-8255
If you have private health insurance you can call the number on the back of your insurance card for addiction resources, check google reviews to make sure the facilities recommended would be a good fit for you or your loved one specifically.