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In some critical alcoholism cases, the  patient really believes that  its everything fine and under control, so they don’t accept  any attempt to help, from anyone. In this cases the best solution, is to look for a professional counseling, in order to know  better which actions to take, you can find this help in specialized clinics -

In some difficult cases, at the last option, only an involuntary intervention can help. To understand  better, an Involuntary Treatment is a modality of treatment to prevent the alcohol dependent from continuing to attack their own lives through a physical detoxification program and a specialized therapeutic method and adapted to the needs of the alcoholic. When alcohol abuse is endangering not only the life of the alcoholic but the life of the whole family, it is necessary to seek specialized involuntary treatment in dependence on alcoholism to avoid greater and often irreversible damage.

For the specialist Jonny Styart “ When we develop a good method treatment, is possible to see  good progress, even after an involuntary intervention. In the case which the patient is getting his life in trouble, or put in risk their family, this is the only option.

The decision to detain drug or alcohol addicts to perform treatment against their will is supported by Law, which defends the right of relatives and guardians to seek specialized recovery treatment to save the life of the dependent . This modality of treatment must have the medical protection with the involuntary reception signed by the psychiatrist specialized in the treatment and involuntary intervention of the alcohol dependent, this procedure is legally obliged to inform the Public Prosecutor of the hospitalization of the patient and the reason for it.




Dependent Profile:

-Alcoholism causes several behavioral deviations and damages to the health of the alcohol dependent, which clearly show the need to intervene through Involuntary Treatment.

-Some of these symptoms are:

-Lack of interest: by work, routine activities, wife (o) and children, family life, hygiene;

-Change of habits: changing the day at night, spending long periods away from home, not eating healthy, isolation;

-Aggressiveness: maltreatment against parents and relatives for no apparent reason, impatience, bad mood;



Among these and several other symptoms that characterize the dependence of alcoholism, the most common, and that determines the need for the application of Involuntary Treatment, is the non-acceptance of treatment.

The alcoholic refuses any suggestion of treatment, since it is about the effects of the physical and psychological dependence of these substances.



These symptoms in some cases are more pronounced and in others more subtle, but the understanding that alcoholism is a disease that must be treated by professionals in the area of ​​physical and mental health, psychological and therapeutic, is fundamental to promote the rehabilitation of the alcoholic.