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Private Alcohol Addiction Treatment, Belfast

Alcohol Problems in Belfast and Northern Ireland

It is widely acknowledged that Northern Ireland has a serious problem with alcohol misuse. This problem has a great impact on executives and professionals, costing industry in Northern Ireland around £238 million in lost productivity. Alcohol abuse in Northern Ireland costs taxpayers £900m a year.

Alcohol problems affect a broad range of people. In 2015 a survey by the department of health revealed that 21% of people in Northern Ireland said they felt they should reduce the amount they drink. 7% worryingly said they believed alcohol was harming their home life and marriage.

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Alcohol & drug problems in the workplace

The importance of rehab treatment

This video features insights from addictions professionals and a former rehab patient into the importance of professional treatment for employees with alcohol and drug problems.  

Employers often ignore alcohol and drug abuse in the workplace until it is too late. Residential rehab treatment can transform an addicted employee from a liability to a productive and fulfilled worker. 

Private Rehab Options near Belfast

Private alcohol residential rehab treatment can transform the life of someone with alcohol addiction within a relatively short period: from 4-12 weeks depending on the severity of the illness. Rehab treatment on a residential, 12 step programme also rebuilds family relationships and encourages positive changes in the addict's life and outlook. At work, a person in recovery changes from a liability into a positive and fulfilled employee.

Based near Belfast, Smarmore Private Rehab Clinic, is an alcohol, drug and gambing treatment clinic in County Louth, Republic of Ireland. The 14th century castle has been carefully renovated to create an impressive environment with 22 beds, a large leisure and fitness centre with swimming pool and 15 acres of grounds.

Help is Available

If you are from Belfast or Northern Ireland and are concerned that you may have an alcohol addiction problem, or if you are the family member, friend or employer of someone with alcohol addiction in Belfast, the Executive Rehab Guide can provide you with the tools you need to find the right private alcohol rehab treatment option.