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  • outpatient
  • According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA) part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service (HHS) and their 2006 'COMBINE' study - (Combining Medications and Behavioral Interventions for Alcoholism) - the best outcomes in naltrexone therapy are a result of receiving naltrexone along with sixteen weeks of outpatient behavioral-modification counseling. (igotsober.com)
  • drug
  • In a survey of treatment providers from three separate institutions (the National Association of Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Counselors, Rational Recovery Systems and the Society of Psychologists in Addictive Behaviors)[where? (wikipedia.org)
  • Studies
  • Twin studies, adoption studies, and artificial selection studies have shown that a person's genes can predispose them to developing alcoholism. (wikipedia.org)
  • Evidence from twin studies show that concordance rates for alcoholism are higher for monozygotic twins than dizygotic twins-76% for monozygotic twins and 61% for dizygotic twins. (wikipedia.org)
  • anxiety
  • An increased propensity for alcoholism has been associated with stress-related anxiety and dysphoria, a state of general unease or dissatisfaction. (wikipedia.org)