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Drug Addiction Facts

  • The increase in serotonin caused by Ecstasy which produces a high also results in a low because the drug also interferes with its synthesis which leads to a considerable depletion of serotonin. As a result, it takes the human brain a significant amount of time to rebuild the store of serotonin needed to perform important physiological and psychological functions.
  • Montgomery County, Ohio has 93 deaths attributed to heroin overdoses in 2012.
  • Inpatient programs are where the patients lives in the facility where the program is given. It is a controlled setting with housing and environment is shared with other patients in the program, as well as staff.

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 services are on the bottom end of the spectrum of treatment solutions regarding intensity of care, for the reason that individual can keep their lifestyle in lots of ways with no commitment of having to remain in a rehab facility while undergoing rehab services. Even though this might seem perfect it may not provide the much needed change of atmosphere than many individuals in rehabilitation need to experience a productive rehab.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Persons with co-occurring mental and drug use disorders are what are known in the field of drug and alcohol treatment as dual diagnosis clients. These individuals must tackle both disorders whilst in rehabilitation in order to find resolution due to the fact one typically exacerbates the other. Luckily, there are lots of drug treatment centers that can specifically hone in on the issues that persons with co-occurring mental and drug abuse disorders face to be able to not just become sober but mentally secure and also able to lead a much higher quality lifestyle and never feel the need to self medicate with alcohol and drugs.

Persons With HIV/AIDS

Persons with HIV/AIDS who are in need of drug abuse rehabilitation will often need services beyond what a traditional drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility will be able to provide. Simply because comprehensive healthcare solutions tend to be an integral aspect of the physical process of healing for addicts with HIV/AIDS, who very likely have experienced a progression and worsening of the disease due to their habit, it is important that these clients receive the medical care necessary along with any rehab solutions for their substance abuse problem.

Gays and Lesbians

It is vital that gays and lesbians acquire quality treatment services in a rehab setting which can be discreet and with rehabilitation professionals at their disposal who understand the unique problems they have to deal with in life. Because substance abuse for gays and lesbians may also be triggered because of the problems they face due to their sexual preference, a program that can help them handle these issues and give them the peace of mind they may have lacked prior to arriving in treatment can be a crucial part of recovery for gay and lesbian clients.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who have trouble with drug abuse may have unique obstacles they must conquer while in rehabilitation, which rehab specialists in the center they elect to be a part of should be keen of to ensure that a complete recovery may be possible. So for seniors and older adults, it is advisable to decide on a program which is used to helping seniors and older adults deal with the distinctive life and drug use problems that these clients face that might include a wider spectrum of solutions including health care and so on.

Criminal Justice Clients

Criminal justice clients find their way into rehabilitation due to a court order to meet a part of their sentencing for a drug offense. Criminal justice clients in drug treatment often receive reduced penalties, fines etc. when being cooperative with alcohol and drug rehabilitation requirements enforced on them in sentencing and also of course when successfully graduating a drug and alcohol rehabilitation center.

Self Payment

Self Payment is necessary when someone's insurance isn't going to cover the entire cost of treatment or will only cover part of it. In these cases, it may seem like a drawback but people really have a great deal of leverage because they can decide on whichever center they want without the restrictions from health insurers that so many individuals encounter. Likewise, rehabilitation programs will usually provide payment assistance for individuals whose only option is self payment to help them get into rehab.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can receive rehabilitation at alcohol and drug rehabilitation programs which provide either inpatient or outpatient rehab when the facility is included in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the approval of their Medicare appointed physician, who must help in setting up the individual's rehab strategy. Inpatient solutions are provided through Medicare Medicare Part A, with up front costs being similar to any other kind of hospital stay, and outpatient rehab being paid for through Medicare Medicare Part B.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid can be used to cover the costs of drug rehab if other kinds of insurance or self payment are not a possibility. If someone doesn't have any private insurance and doesn't yet know whether they could qualify for state insurance, they should consult their Social Services office in their area to figure out if they are and then apply. The majority of state financed insurance will cover both outpatient and inpatient rehabilitation, but usually only in the state which provides the insurance coverage.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private health care insurance plans typically cover some kind of drug rehabilitation service ranging from outpatient rehab to inpatient or residential drug treatment facilities. Individuals may have to take part in an alcohol and drug rehab center that's inside their network of providers and there might be other restrictions like how long their stay in treatment is covered. Individuals can choose an excellent center they prefer and meet with a rehab counselor to determine if their insurance will cover it.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale is a payment assistance possibility provided by many different drug and alcohol treatment centers in an effort to help individuals pay for rehab where this might not have been possible originally. As an example, one client's price for rehab may be different and lower than someone else whose financial situation is better making them better able to spend the money for full price of rehab. Registrars take into consideration variables in addition to income including number of dependents to determine the final cost and using the sliding scale.

  • Central Maine Family Counseling
    Central Maine Family Counseling is an Alcohol and Drug Recovery Program that is located at:

    300 Pine Street
    Lewiston, ME. 4240

    If you would like to contact Central Maine Family Counseling, you can reach them at 207-777-3399.

    Central Maine Family Counseling offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Criminal Justice Clients
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)