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Drug Addiction Facts

  • The content and potency of THC in marijuana has increased steadily over the past 30 years.
  • Inpatient treatment centers offer help for individuals suffering from severe addiction to drugs and alcohol. These centers usually offer 30-day therapy to help individuals recover from addiction and learn to live life without substances.
  • Despite the popular belief otherwise, studies indicate that prescription stimulants do not enhance learning or thinking ability when abused.

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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Outpatient

Outpatient solutions are on the low end of the spectrum of rehab solutions with regards to intensity of care, for the reason that individual can preserve their lifestyle in several ways with no commitment of having to remain in a treatment facility while receiving treatment services. While this might appear perfect it might not provide the required change of environment than a lot of people in rehabilitation need to experience a productive rehab.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired are often predisposed to alcoholism and substance abuse due to the challenges their impairment impose on them. While detection of this issue can be difficult among the hearing impaired, you can find ASL and other assistance services designed for them when drug abuse rehab is required. Other than ASL, such services may include assistive listening tools and captioned video resources to ensure that deaf and hearing impaired people are obtaining the support they need in drug and alcohol rehabilitation.

Self Payment

Self Payment is needed when someone's insurance isn't going to cover the entire cost of rehabilitation or will only pay for some of it. In these cases, it may appear like a disadvantage but people actually have a great deal of leverage due to the fact they can decide on whichever program they want without the limitations from health insurance companies that so many people face. Likewise, treatment centers will usually provide payment assistance for people whose only choice is self payment to enable them to get into treatment.

Medicaid

Some treatment facilities will take Medicaid in the event the individual cannot self pay or present another kind of private health care insurance. Medicaid might cover outpatient and short-term rehab inside a limited amount of centers, and in this instance individuals may want to investigate the self pay alternative and come up with up any resources they can to cover a more quality rehabilitation facility which will produce better results, like a long-term residential drug and alcohol rehab facility.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid can be used to cover the costs of drug rehab if other forms of insurance or self payment are not a possibility. If a person has no private insurance and doesn't yet know if they may be eligible for state insurance, they should seek advice from their Social Services office within their area to ascertain if they are and then apply. The majority of state financed insurance will cover both outpatient and inpatient treatment, but generally only inside the state which provides the insurance coverage.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private medical insurance plans generally cover some type of drug and alcohol rehab service including outpatient treatment to inpatient or residential alcohol and drug treatment centers. Individuals could possibly have to take part in an alcohol and drug treatment program that is in their network of providers and there may be other restrictions like the length of time their stay in rehabilitation is covered. Individuals can select a quality program they prefer and speak with a rehab specialist to ascertain if their insurance will cover it.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale can be a payment assistance option made available from a number of drug rehabilitation facilities in an effort to help clients pay for rehabilitation where this may not have been doable initially. For example, one client's fee for rehabilitation could be different and another individual whose finances are better making them better able to pay for the full cost of treatment. Registrars take into consideration variables besides income including amount of dependents to determine the ultimate cost using the sliding scale.

Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

Many drug treatment facilities offer payment assistance to help clients who might possibly not have sufficient resources to self pay for treatment or whose health insurance won't supply coverage or total coverage for their stay. By way of example, Occasionally insurance only covers a short-term facility when in actuality a long-term facility will be the more suitable option. To find out what payment assistance could be offered, such as a sliding fee scale, consult the program for details.

  • Albany Cnty Dept for Children Yth Fam
    Albany Cnty Dept for Children Yth Fam is an Alcohol and Drug Treatment Program that is located at:

    260 South Pearl Street
    Albany, NY. 12202

    If you would like to contact Albany Cnty Dept for Children Yth Fam, you can reach them at 518-447-4550.

    Albany Cnty Dept for Children Yth Fam offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors), Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)