Last Updated: November 19, 2019

AddictionResource is meant to be a useful resource for consumers researching and seeking information about addiction treatment. This is general information about substance abuse and its treatment and should not be treated as professional medical advice.

Content on AddictionResource

The content on AddictionResource may be provided by third parties and AddictionResource is not responsible for the information in such content. The content on AddictionResource is not intended or recommended as a standard of care. Due to the constantly changing nature of medical information, it cannot be guaranteed that the information on AddictionResource is current or comprehensive. The intent is to provide up-to-date and accurate information about drug and alcohol addiction compiled from a variety of sources, but users should not rely solely on such information for addiction recovery.

Purpose of AddictionResource

AddictionResource is created for informational purposes only and it does not provide medical advice. The information on this website should not be used as a substitute for medical care. The website does not intend to promote self-management of addiction problems. It should be considered only as an informative public resource. Users are advised to call 911 immediately for any emergency.

Users of this website should:

  • Obtain independent advice, diagnosis, and treatment for substance abuse from a medical professional.
  • Always follow the advice of physicians and other qualified healthcare personnel.
  • Address specific questions about addiction treatment to medical professionals.
  • The information described in or accessed through this website should NOT be used to:
  • Disregard the medical advice of a physician.
  • Delay seeking medical treatment for substance abuse.
  • Discontinue any prescribed medical treatments.
  • Initiate the use of supplements, vitamins, or other non-prescription remedies without first consulting a physician or healthcare provider.

Links to Third-Party Websites

AddictionResource does not endorse or recommend any specific types of treatments or any particular procedures mentioned in the content or provided by linked websites. AddictionResource is not responsible for any offensive information, images, graphics, or text in linked websites.

Accuracy of Information

AddictionResource makes no representation and assumes no responsibility as to the reliability, accuracy, usefulness, suitability, or timeliness of the information contained on the website. Users are encouraged to confirm any information obtained from this website with their healthcare providers and to review all information about substance abuse with their physicians. AddictionResource is not responsible or liable for any advice, treatment, diagnosis, services, or products obtained through this website.

Use of AddictionResource

AddictionResource assumes no liability for any damages, claims, costs, or obligations arising from the use of this website or any linked websites. The use of third-party websites linked to AddictionResource is at the user’s own risk. The contributors, authors, editors, and sponsors of AddictionResource are without obligation or liability to any person or entity for any adverse and unwanted consequences that may directly or indirectly occur as a consequence of the information provided on AddictionResource.

Submitted Information

Information submitted by users to AddictionResource will not be shared or sold to third parties without the explicit consent of the user. Communication with AddictionResource does not constitute a doctor-patient relationship. Any information exchanged with AddictionResource should never replace the relationship between a healthcare provider and a patient. AddictionResource encourages people struggling with substance abuse issues to consult qualified healthcare providers for medical advice.

Blog Moderation

Comments on AddictionResource may be provided by third parties. Comments are occasionally moderated, but AddictionResource is not responsible for the information contained in the comments. Moderators have the right to erase any comments they deem inappropriate. Comments from volunteer moderators and internet users should not be considered equivalent to advice from qualified healthcare professionals. Users posting comments on AddictionResource forums are neither employees nor agents of the website.

Comments posted on AddictionResource are meant to be supportive and cannot replace a doctor-patient relationship. AddictionResource reminds all users that comments are public and visible to everyone and cannot be deleted once posted. Users are encouraged to refrain from posting personal details and to always be honest and respectful of others. Users should post only true and accurate information to the best of their knowledge. Useful resources and links are encouraged and may include advertisements and commercial posts. However, moderators retain the right to delete any post that is found to be inappropriate.

Where Do Calls Go?

AddictionResource offers a confidential and convenient helpline for those seeking addiction treatment. Specialists are reachable 24×7 to discuss treatment options. A complete list of centers where calls go is available in the website’s footer.

Treatment Centers

AddictionResource provides independently evaluated treatment center information. The listed facilities do not influence the reviews. Some reviews of treatment centers are provided by third parties and AddictionResource is not responsible for the accuracy of this information or opinion. The information about treatment centers is periodically updated to ensure relevance and accuracy. However, AddictionResource is not responsible for any outdated information that needs correcting or updating.

Users may contact AddictionResource if there is any incorrect information in our treatment center listings. Proven owners or representatives of treatment centers may contact AddictionResource and request changes to a listing.

Published on: September 19th, 2016

Updated on: November 19th, 2019

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