Running head: ALCOHOL ABUSE TREATMENT 1 Alcohol Abuse Treatment Name Institution
ALCOHOL ABUSE TREATMENT 2 Alcohol Abuse Treatment Alcohol abuse disorder, also referred to as alcoholism is a condition characterized by the constant desire of physical need to consume alcohol even after they have realized that the practice is having a negative impact on their life. Alcohol abuse has been an issue for years affecting the health and wellbeing of an individual at both personal and community levels. It is because of this that there have been attempts to determine how the condition can be resolved. This essay will look into the treatment methods that have so far been used to manage the condition along with the efficiency. One of the methods that were previously used in treating alcohol abuse disorder was known as the Keeley Cure that was developed by Dr. Leslie Keeley in the late 1800s. The treatment approach was based on the idea that it is the toxins from alcohol that often caused alcoholism. Dr. Keeley, therefore, would inject people who believed to have the disorder with a
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- Fall '20
- treatment methods, Saitz, Leggio, Dr. Leslie Keeley