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Waco, Texas Mental Health Treatment Center Listings

Although considered a smaller city in Texas, Waco is no stranger to the media and history. With a population of over 120,000 people, Waco is known for its tornadoes, basketball, and the Waco Massacre of 1993 that killed 85 people, including 17 children. Although considered a peaceful community with great education and friendly people, some residents in Waco are dealing with addiction to drugs or alcohol, as well as depression. It is important for those suffering to know where to get the help they need in order to live a healthy and productive lifestyle. (See related: Dallas Mental Health Treatment)

Defining Addiction

Often, addiction and depression are brought upon by each other. If one suffers from an addiction, depression is surely to follow. On the other hand, if one suffers from depression, abuse of alcohol or drugs can sometimes be looked upon as a coping method. Addiction is a brain disorder, and can often lead to a person developing a high tolerance for a drug. Often, the addict becomes preoccupied with his or her addiction, and finds it difficult to live a healthy and balanced lifestyle. Mood, weight, and personality changes are apparent in an individual with an addiction problem.

Depression symptoms include the inability to sleep, over eating or not eating enough, and the inability to concentrate. Thoughts of hopelessness or suicidal behavior may become apparent if not treated properly. It is important for those suffering with addiction and depression to get the help they require.

Treatment Options in Waco

Waco has many different options for the treatment of addiction to drugs or alcohol, as well as depression. The individual who is addicted to alcohol or drugs must seek treatment through an in or outpatient facility, that specializes in behavior treatment to drugs and addiction. Sometimes residential treatment is available for those that cannot leave their homes. Treatment must continue for an adequate amount of time, enough to help the patient stop using drugs or alcohol, learn new coping strategies, and start living a healthy lifestyle. Treatment can often include medication, and supervised or assisted detoxification. Treatment for depression often includes similar methods as treatment for addiction, but with different focuses on mood disorder rehabilitation. Waco Texas has many hospitals and specialists who can help those with addiction problems get the help they need.

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Waco Treatment Centers

FAMILY COUNSELING CHILDRENS SERV
5020 LAKELAND CIR STE A
Waco TX, 76710
http://www.wacofpc.org

ADHD Clinic of Waco
600 Lake Air Drive # 24A
Waco TX, 76710

ELM AVENUE COMMUNITY CLINIC
609 ELM ST
Waco TX, 76704
http://www.wacofpc.org

Jane Norcross
4555 Lake Shore Drive
Waco TX, 76710

David Hardt PhD
4555 Lake Shore Drive
Waco TX, 76710

Central Texas VA Health Care System (Waco VA Medical Center)
4800 Memorial Dr
Waco TX, 76711

Waco Center for Youth
3501 N 19th St
Waco TX, 76708

American Red Cross
4224 Cobbs Drive
Waco TX, 76710

Lake Shore Ctr-Psychological – Harold H Lecrone Jr PhD
4555 Lake Shore Drive
Waco TX, 76710

BELLMEAD COMMUNITY CLINIC
3400 BELLMEAD DR
Waco TX, 76705
http://www.wacofpc.org

Mh-Mr Center Heart of Texas
3420 W Waco Drive
Waco TX, 76710

Center for Developmental Services MRI
3420 West Waco Drive
Waco TX, 76710

MHMR Center Heart of Texas Region Main Center – Klaras Center for Families
312 South 4th Street
Waco TX, 76701

Mental Health Associates
323 N 29th Street
Waco TX, 76710

Mosaic
3308 Franklin Avenue
Waco TX, 76710

RIVERSIDE DENTAL CENTER
225 W WACO DR
Waco TX, 76707
http://www.wacofpc.org

Hillcrest Center for Sleep
3000 Herring Avenue
Waco TX, 76708

Providence Health Center – Depaul Center
301 Londonberry Dr
Waco TX, 76712

SOUTH 18TH STREET COMMUNITY CL.
1800 GURLEY LN
Waco TX, 76706
http://www.wacofpc.org

BELL’S HILL COMMUNITY CLINIC
2125 CLEVELAND AVE
Waco TX, 76706
http://www.wacofpc.org

Hillcrest Pediatric Pavilion – Karen Kemper MD
2201 Macarthur Drive # 103
Waco TX, 76708

Triangle Group Alcoholics
221 N 25th Street
Waco TX, 76710

Women’s Health Center
120 HILLCREST MEDICAL BLVD BLDG II STE 300
Waco TX, 76712

Meyer Center Community Clinic
1226 WASHINGTON AVE
Waco TX, 76701
http://www.wacofpc.org

FAMILY HEALTH CENTER
1600 PROVIDENCE DR
Waco TX, 76707
http://www.wacofpc.org

Capp Carol C MA Ghypnothrpst
Waco TX, 76701

Klaras Children Center
110 South 12th Street
Waco TX, 76701

Mh-Mr Center Heart of Texas
1105 Jefferson Avenue
Waco TX, 76701

MHMR Center Heart of Texas Region – Tcommi
Waco TX, 76701

MHMR Center Heart of Texas Region Main Center – Emergency Services
Waco TX, 76701