Drug Addiction Facts

  • Slang terms for Purple Drank which contains codeine cough syrup and is abused illicitly include sizzurp, lean, syrup, drank, purple jelly and Texas tea.
  • There are inpatient residential drug rehabilitation facilities that hide their true nature, so they appear to the outside world to be conference rooms, hotels, or resorts.
  • A study has found that marijuana's effects on the brain can build up, resulting in a deterioration of critical life skills over time.

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 are available in a number of settings and with different rehabilitation lengths and plans to suit the varying needs of clients with any kind of and amount of addiction. With both long and short term and both inpatient and residential facilities now being covered by many insurance plans, there is no need to postpone getting substance abuse treatment services for anybody who wants it.


Outpatient solutions are on the lower end of the spectrum of rehab solutions in terms of level of care, since the individual will be able to keep their lifestyle in several ways with no commitment of needing to stay in a treatment facility while receiving treatment services. Although this may seem perfect it may not provide the much needed change of atmosphere than a lot of people in rehabilitation have to have to have a successful rehab.

Persons With HIV/AIDS

Persons with HIV/AIDS who may need drug abuse rehabilitation will frequently require services beyond what a standard alcohol and drug treatment facility will be able to deliver. Because extensive medical services in many cases are a key part of the physical process of recovery for addicts with HIV/AIDS, who likely have experienced a progression and worsening of the disease because of their habit, it is essential that these clients receive the health care required in conjunction with any rehabilitation services for his or her substance abuse issue.


Women need quality rehab in rehab but might also need particular attention to the distinctive challenges they face because of gender. Men and women not just face varying and distinctive challenges in daily life as a consequence of gender, but also may abuse drugs and alcohol for very different reasons. drug rehabilitation facilities which cater to women and the specific and unique needs that women encounter often helps enormously on the women's path to long term abstinence and a higher quality lifestyle.


Just as women and men encounter varying and unique challenges in everyday life which can be specific to their gender, men and women might also encounter distinctive challenges in rehab which are gender-specific, which is why a center specifically designed with these special needs and obstacles at heart can be extremely helpful for someone searching for an effective rehab option.


Not all alcohol and drug rehabilitation programs possess the staff or wherewithal to focus on the requirements of Spanish speaking clients, but luckily there are more and more facilities that can do so because the need for Spanish services is higher than any other time. Therapy, study data and so on are now frequently obtainable in Spanish in both long and short terms centers which deliver inpatient or residential treatment and outpatient Spanish treatment is available too nationwide.

Self Payment

Self Payment is needed when someone's insurance isn't going to cover the entire cost of rehab or will only pay for part of it. In these situations, it may appear like a disadvantage but individuals in fact have a great deal of leverage simply because they can decide on whichever center they would like without the restrictions from health insurers that so many individuals face. Likewise, rehab programs will frequently provide payment assistance for people whose only choice is self payment to enable them to get into rehab.


Certain treatment facilities accept Medicaid in the event the individual is unable to self pay or present some other form of private medical health insurance. Medicaid might pay for outpatient and short-term rehab within a limited amount of programs, and in such cases individuals may choose to investigate the self pay option and drum up any resources they are able to to cover a more quality rehabilitation program which will produce better results, such as a long-term residential drug and alcohol rehab program.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale can be a payment assistance option available from a number of drug rehab centers to help help individuals pay for rehabilitation where this may not have been possible originally. For instance, one client's price for treatment might be different and lower than somebody else whose financial situation is better which makes them more prepared to spend the money for full expense of rehabilitation. Registrars take into account additional circumstances aside from income including number of dependents to ascertain the final cost and using the sliding scale.

  • Alabama Clinic OTP
    Alabama Clinic OTP is located at:

    480 Alabama Avenue
    Brooklyn, NY. 11207

    If you would like to contact Alabama Clinic OTP, you can reach them at 718-485-3400 x103.

    Alabama Clinic OTP offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Women, Men, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)

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