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Infographic: Alcohol, Adults & Teens

Do you know how prevalent drinking alcohol is among adults and teens? Check out this infographic to learn some of the numbers:

18 million Americans suffer from an alcohol disorder.


What is a standard drink?

12 fl oz of standard beer (5% alcohol)

8-9 fl oz of malt liquor (7% alcohol)

5 fl oz of wine (12% alcohol)

1.5 fl oz 80 proof distilled spirits  (40% alcohol)


What is binge drinking?

KBH to Host Open House for Young Adult Program

Kennebec Behavioral Health has recently opened a new residential treatment program designed especially for young adults, 18-24 years of age. Located at 86 Stone Street in Augusta, the Young Adult Treatment Program offers a home environment where young adults who are living with serious and persistent mental illness can focus on rehabilitation in a highly supportive environment.