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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Methadone is a synthetic opiate prescription drug which is used as "maintenance" treatment for heroin and other opiate addiction, because it curbs cravings for opiates and other opioid prescription drugs and also prevents withdrawal from these drugs.
  • Some addicts intentionally make the choice to use a form of heroin or cocaine which has been laced with fentanyl, in a desperate search for an increasingly better high.
  • All forms of marijuana contain THC (delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol) and more than 400 other chemicals besides THC.

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 and with different rehab lengths and plans to accommodate the varying demands of clients with any sort of and amount of addiction. With both long and short term and both inpatient and residential centers now being paid by many insurance plans, there is no need to postpone receiving substance abuse treatment services for anyone who wants it.

Halfway House

A halfway house is a location which allows for a smooth transition when someone is newly sober independently or has completed a drug rehab center and needs help re-acclimating into a normal lifestyle. Residing in a halfway house, or sober living facility as they are sometimes called, an aspect of sentencing if someone has been found guilty of drug charges also. If help is needed finding a halfway house, speak to a drug rehab facility and consult with a rehabilitation counselor who can point you towards the right direction.

Outpatient

Outpatient solutions are on the low end of the spectrum of rehab services with regards to intensity of care, since the individual can preserve their lifestyle in several ways without the commitment of having to stay in a rehab program while undergoing treatment services. Even if this may seem ideal it may not provide the much needed change of atmosphere than a lot of people in recovery need to experience a productive rehabilitation.

Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days)

Residential long-term rehab, which lasts for over 1 month, can be an option that delivers the commensurate level of care and appropriate environment for anybody being affected by a serious addiction and dependency problem. Because people will remain in a residential long-term rehabilitation facility for about 120 days and even longer occasionally, these kinds of facilities provide all the amenities needed to help client's remain as comfortable and amenable as it could possibly be while providing quality treatment to assist them to overcome their habit forever.

Adolescents

When adolescents become involved in any type of drug use, it is important that they receive quality care to stop the situation in its tracks so that it doesn't worsen and perhaps jeopardize their future. Due to the fact adolescent drug use which persists often continues into one's adult life, parents must stay astute and get their adolescent rehab when a problem is observed in a program which addresses adolescent substance abuse. Many programs which deal with adolescents provide both inpatient and residential rehabilitation, that has been shown to be the most beneficial settings for rehab clients of this age.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and substance abuse issues are what are known in the field of drug treatment as dual diagnosis clients. These clients must deal with both disorders when it's in rehab to find resolution because one usually triggers the other. Fortunately, there are lots of alcohol and drug treatment facilities who can specifically address the problems that persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse issues face in order to not merely become sober but mentally secure and also able to lead a much higher quality lifestyle and not feel the need to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who struggle with drug abuse might have distinctive obstacles they have to overcome while in rehab, which rehabilitation specialists in the rehab they opt to be a part of should be keen of in order that a full recovery is achievable. So for seniors and older adults, it is advisable to choose a facility which is familiar with helping seniors and older adults address the unique life and substance abuse issues that these clients face which may include a wider spectrum of services including medical care and so on.

Women

Women need to have quality treatment in rehab but might also need particular focus on the unique challenges they face because of their gender. Men and women not only face varying and unique challenges in daily life as a result of gender, but also may abuse alcohol and drugs for unique reasons. drug and alcohol treatment facilities which appeal to women and the distinctive and unique needs that women encounter often helps enormously on a women's path to permanent abstinence and a higher standard of living.

Men

Similar to how men and women encounter varying and unique challenges in life that happen to be specific to their gender, men and women may also face unique challenges in rehab which are gender-specific, which is the reason a center specifically designed with these special needs and obstacles in mind can be quite ideal for someone seeking an effective treatment solution.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be predisposed to alcoholism and drug abuse due to challenges that their impairment impose on them. While discovery of the problem is often difficult among the hearing impaired, you can find ASL as well as other assistance services available for them when drug abuse rehabilitation is needed. Besides ASL, such services may include assistive listening tools and captioned video resources so that deaf and hearing impaired people are obtaining the support they require in drug and alcohol rehab.

Spanish

Not all drug and alcohol treatment facilities possess the staff or wherewithal to focus on the demands of Spanish speaking clientele, but fortunately there are more and more programs that are able to do so because the need for Spanish services is higher than ever before. Counselling, study info and stuff like that are actually frequently obtainable in Spanish in both short and long terms facilities which provide inpatient or residential rehabilitation and outpatient Spanish treatment is also available around the country.

Self Payment

Self Payment is necessary when someone's insurance isn't going to pay for the entire cost of rehabilitation or will only cover part of it. In these cases, it may appear like a drawback but individuals actually have a great deal of leverage because they can select whichever center they would like without the limitations from health insurers that so many men and women face. Likewise, treatment programs will usually provide payment assistance for people whose only choice is self payment to enable them to get into rehab.

Medicaid

Some rehabilitation facilities accept Medicaid in the event the individual is unable to self pay or present another kind of private health insurance. Medicaid may only cover outpatient and short-term rehab within a limited amount of facilities, and in such cases individuals might want to explore the self pay alternative and drum up any resources they're able to to cover a more quality rehabilitation program which will produce better results, say for example a long-term residential drug rehab facility.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the costs of drug and alcohol rehabilitation if other kinds of insurance or self payment aren't a possibility. If a person does not have any private insurance and doesn't yet know whether they might be eligible for state insurance, they can check with their Social Services office in their area to ascertain if they are and then fill out an application. Most state financed insurance will cover both outpatient and inpatient treatment, but generally only inside the state which offers the insurance.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which program you are covered by, all private medical insurance plans generally cover some type of drug and alcohol rehabilitation service including outpatient treatment to inpatient or residential drug rehab centers. Individuals may have to take part in a drug and alcohol rehabilitation program that's in their network of providers and there might be other restrictions like the amount of time their stay in rehab is covered. Individuals can pick a quality facility they like and speak with a rehab counselor to determine if their insurance will cover it.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale can be a payment assistance option offered by numerous drug and alcohol treatment programs to help help individuals pay for rehabilitation where this may not have been doable initially. For example, one client's price for rehab could be different and lower than another person whose finances are better which makes them more prepared to spend the money for full expense of rehabilitation. Registrars take into consideration additional circumstances besides income including number of dependents to determine the final cost using the sliding scale.

  • Breakthrough Recovery Outreach LLC
    Breakthrough Recovery Outreach LLC is an Alcohol and Drug Recovery Program that is located at:

    3648 Chamblee Tucker Road
    Atlanta, GA. 30341

    If you would like to contact Breakthrough Recovery Outreach LLC, you can reach them at 770-493-7750.

    Breakthrough Recovery Outreach LLC offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Halfway House, Outpatient, Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days), Adolescents, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Seniors/Older Adults, Women, Men, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    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)