Did you know as many as 8 million Americans have a problem with gambling? There are many different kinds of addictions. Drugs, alcohol, gaming, sexual, coffee, caffeine, and even sugar all have addicting properties-and more! However, what people don’t understand is how dangerous gambling can become on your life.
Everyone hopes they can get lucky. It would be easy money betting on the dice and if lady luck is on your side you could win a fortune. However, after a while it can become hard to see that lady luck may not be at your side. Finances can become depleted, making you feel the need to gamble more to try to win back your money, only to lose more. After a while, this cycle can result in damaging, life-altering effects. Many people result in losing jobs, houses, even family because of the obsessive need to gamble.
The good news is, there is help. That is why here at Desert Solace, we offer a program to help you overcome your gambling addiction. With our 12-step program, you can work to overcome these addicting emotions when it comes to gambling. Our unique program includes individual therapy, group therapy, treatment plans, outdoor recreation, and many more to help you focus on getting your life back.
If you have questions or would like help in getting your life back in your control, please call us at 435-228-5011. Let us help you get your life back, so you can have a wonderful holiday season, and happy New Year.