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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Intravenous heroin users will typically begin to experience the rush from the drug within 7 to 8 seconds after injection.
  • In 2006, 40% of all poisoning deaths in the U.S. involved opioid painkillers such as Methadone.
  • Marijuana use induces causes the body to produce high levels of an enzyme that converts certain hydrocarbons into a cancer-causing form, which in turn accelerates the changes that result in malignant cells.

Addiction-treatment-center.jpgOnce you have decided to make a change and get help for your addiction problem, the next step is to explaore your treatment facility options. Keep in mind that there is no one-size fits all facility. The most effective way to find an appropriate treatment program that meets your particular needs is to speak with an addiction treatment professional who can assess your specific situation and give you various treatment facility options based on your exact needs. We can help you with this. Simply call our Drug Treatment Help-Line at 1-877-683-7818 and you will be connected to an addiction treatment specialist who can help you find the correct treatment program for you.

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Substance Abuse Treatment Services

Substance abuse treatment services can be obtained in several settings with various treatment lengths and plans to suit the varying demands of clients with any kind of and amount of addiction. With both long and short term and both inpatient and residential programs now being included in many insurance companies, there's no need to postpone getting substance abuse treatment services for anyone who needs it.

Outpatient

Outpatient solutions are on the low end of the spectrum of rehab solutions in terms of level of care, since the individual can maintain their lifestyle in lots of ways with no commitment of having to be in a rehab facility while undergoing rehabilitation services. Although this might appear ideal it will not provide the much needed change of surroundings than a lot of people in recovery need to have a successful rehabilitation.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Persons with co-occurring mental and drug abuse issues are what are known in the field of drug and alcohol treatment as dual diagnosis clients. These clients must handle both disorders when it's in rehabilitation to find resolution because one usually exacerbates the other. Luckily, there are lots of drug rehabilitation facilities that can specifically hone in on the issues that persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse issues face to enable them to not merely become sober but mentally secure and also able to lead a much better quality lifestyle and never consider it wise to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Persons With HIV/AIDS

Persons with HIV/AIDS who need drug abuse treatment will usually require solutions beyond what a standard drug and alcohol treatment program will be able to provide. Because extensive medical solutions will often be a key aspect of the physical process of healing for addicts with HIV/AIDS, who more than likely have experienced a progression and worsening of the disease due to their addiction, it is essential that these clients have the medical care needed together with any rehab solutions for their drug use issue.

Pregnant/Postpartum Women

Pregnant and postpartum women don't just need assistance from a quality treatment for their own health and wellbeing but also for the wellbeing of the unborn baby or the child they have delivered who needs to be appropriately cared for while they become rehabbed and as a result capable of being a much better mother. Rehab possibilities exist which give them as well as their child the appropriate healthcare services whilst making certain they receive the treatment they need to become abstinent and be able to remain this way to be the best mother they can be.

Women

Women have to have quality rehab in rehab but might also require special focus on the unique issues they face because of their gender. Men and women not just face different and unique challenges in everyday life as a consequence of gender, but additionally may abuse drugs and alcohol for very different reasons. alcohol and drug rehab programs which focus on women and the distinctive and unique needs that women face often helps significantly on the women's road to permanent sobriety and a higher quality of life.

Men

Just as women and men face varying and different challenges in life that are specific to their gender, women and men might also encounter distinctive challenges in rehabilitation that are gender specific, which is why a center specifically designed with these unique needs and challenges at heart can be quite ideal for someone looking for an effective rehab option.

Criminal Justice Clients

Criminal justice clients find their way into rehab due to a court ruling to satisfy a part of their sentencing for any drug offense. Criminal justice clients in drug and alcohol treatment frequently receive reduced sentences, fines etc. when being cooperative with drug and alcohol rehab requirements enforced with them in sentencing specifically of course when successfully graduating a drug and alcohol rehab center.

Self Payment

Self Payment is necessary when a person's insurance won't pay for the total cost of rehabilitation or will only pay for some of it. In these situations, it may appear like a disadvantage but individuals actually have a great deal of leverage due to the fact they can select whichever center they would like without the restrictions from health insurance providers that so many individuals encounter. Likewise, rehab programs will frequently offer payment assistance for people whose only choice is self payment to enable them to get into rehab.

Medicaid

Certain treatment facilities accept Medicaid in the event the individual cannot self pay or present any other type of private medical insurance. Medicaid might pay for outpatient and short-term rehabilitation in a limited amount of facilities, and in cases like this individuals may want to explore the self pay alternative and drum up any resources they're able to to cover a more quality treatment program which will produce better results, say for example a long-term residential drug rehabilitation program.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private medical health insurance plans typically cover some kind of drug rehab service ranging from outpatient treatment to inpatient or residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation centers. Individuals may have to participate in a drug rehabilitation facility that's inside their network of providers and there may be other limitations for example the amount of time their stay in rehabilitation is covered. Individuals can select an excellent facility they prefer and speak with a treatment specialist to determine if their insurance covers it.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale can be a payment assistance option available from many different drug rehab programs in an effort to help individuals pay for rehab where this might not have been doable originally. As an example, one client's fee for treatment could possibly be different and lower than someone else whose finances are better which makes them better able to pay the full expense of treatment. Registrars consider additional circumstances in addition to income including amount of dependents to ascertain the ultimate cost using the sliding scale.

  • ARTS Univ of CO Health Science Center
    ARTS Univ of CO Health Science Center is an Alcohol Rehabilitation and Drug Rehab Facility that is located at:

    1620 Gaylord Street
    Denver, CO. 80206

    If you would like to contact ARTS Univ of CO Health Science Center, you can reach them at 303-388-5894.

    ARTS Univ of CO Health Science Center offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Women, Men, Criminal Justice Clients
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)

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