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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Alcohol destroys brain cells and unlike many other types of cells in the body, brain cells do not regenerate.
  • Studies indicate that stress appears to increase the oxidative damage caused by Ecstasy in the brain.
  • The original and ultimate intention of methadone maintenance treatment programs was to reduce illegal heroin use and the crime, death, and disease associated with heroin addiction.

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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Hospital Inpatient

Hospital inpatient services are available to anyone who has to be safely managed through detox services when seriously addicted to drugs and/or alcohol, or who wants a better spectrum of care such as somebody who is dealing with a dual diagnosis so also requires mental health services during their rehab process. There are both short-term and long-term hospital inpatient services available.

Outpatient

Outpatient services are on the bottom end of the spectrum of treatment services with regards to level of care, as the individual can maintain their lifestyle in several ways without the commitment of having to be in a rehab program while receiving rehabilitation services. While this might seem ideal it might not provide the much needed change of surroundings than many individuals in rehabilitation have to have to experience a successful rehab.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who battle with drug abuse could possibly have unique challenges they must conquer during rehab, which treatment professionals within the rehab they elect 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 decide on a center that's used to helping seniors and older adults deal with the distinctive life and drug abuse issues that these clients face which can include a broader spectrum of services including medical treatment and the like.

Medicaid

Certain treatment centers will take Medicaid in the event the individual is not able to self pay or present any other type of private health insurance. Medicaid might cover outpatient and short-term rehab within a limited amount of centers, and in cases like this individuals might want to investigate the self pay alternative and come up with up any resources they're able to to cover a more quality rehab facility which will produce better results, such as a long-term residential drug treatment center.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can receive rehab at alcohol and drug rehab programs which provide either inpatient or outpatient rehabilitation if the facility is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the authorization of their Medicare appointed physician, who must help in establishing the individual's rehabilitation plan. Inpatient services are covered through Medicare Part A, with out of pocket costs being the same as any other type of hospital stay, and outpatient treatment being covered through Medicare Medicare Part B.

  • Changing Seasons
    Changing Seasons is a Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Program that is located at:

    227 Mountain Drive
    Dahlonega, GA. 30533

    If you would like to contact Changing Seasons, you can reach them at 706-867-4241.

    Changing Seasons offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient, Seniors/Older Adults
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Medicare