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Drug Addiction Facts

  • A recent study of cocaine abusers found elevated levels of serum C-reactive protein, a protein associated with inflammation, associated with endothelial abnormalities and coronary artery calcification. Both contribute to heart disease.
  • Research indicates that students who abuse prescription stimulants actually have lower GPAs in high school and college than those who don't.
  • About two-thirds (68 percent) of primary methamphetamine admissions to substance abuse treatment facilities in 2011 were non-Hispanic Whites.

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 a number of settings and with various rehabilitation lengths and plans to accommodate the various demands of clients with any sort of and amount of addiction. With both short and long term and both inpatient and residential facilities now being covered by many insurance plans, you shouldn't have to postpone receiving substance abuse treatment services for anybody who desires it.

Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days)

Residential long-term treatment, which lasts for longer than 30 days, is definitely an option that provides the commensurate level of care and suitable environment for anyone fighting a life threatening addiction and dependency problem. Because people will stay in the residential long-term treatment center for approximately 120 days and even longer in some cases, these kinds of programs offer all the amenities needed to make a client's feel as relaxed and amenable as possible while delivering quality rehabilitation to help them conquer their addiction forever.

Adolescents

When adolescents become involved in any kind of substance abuse, it is crucial that they acquire top quality care to halt the situation in its tracks so that it doesn't get any worse and perhaps put their future in jeopardy. Because adolescent substance abuse which continues often continues into adulthood, parents must stay astute and get their adolescent treatment the moment a problem is observed in a facility which handles adolescent drug use. Many facilities which deal with adolescents provide both inpatient and residential rehabilitation, that has been proven to be the most effective settings for treatment clients of this age.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse problems are what are identified in the field of drug rehab as dual diagnosis clients. These individuals must handle both disorders while in rehabilitation in order to find resolution simply because one typically exacerbates the other. Luckily, there are lots of alcohol and drug rehab centers who are able to specifically address the problems that persons with co-occurring mental and drug abuse disorders face to enable them to not simply become sober but mentally stable and also able to lead a much higher quality lifestyle and never feel the need to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Spanish

Not all drug and alcohol rehab facilities possess the staff or resources to cater to the needs of Spanish speaking clientele, but fortunately there are more and more facilities that are able to do so because the need for Spanish services is higher than previously. Counselling, study data and so on are actually very often accessible in Spanish in both long and short terms facilities which provide inpatient or residential rehab and outpatient Spanish rehab is also available around the country.

Self Payment

Self Payment is necessary when a person's insurance won't cover the entire cost of rehabilitation or will only cover part of it. In these cases, it may appear like a disadvantage but individuals in fact have a great deal of leverage because they can select whichever facility they would like without the restrictions from health insurance companies that so many individuals face. In addition, rehab facilities will usually provide payment assistance for individuals whose only option is self payment to help them get into rehab.

Medicaid

Some rehabilitation programs will take Medicaid when the individual is unable to self pay or present some other kind of private health insurance. Medicaid might cover outpatient and short-term rehab in a limited amount of programs, and in such cases individuals may want to investigate the self pay option and drum up any resources they're able to to fund a more quality treatment center that will produce better results, like a long-term residential alcohol and drug treatment program.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the expense of drug and alcohol rehabilitation if other forms of insurance or self payment are not an option. When someone doesn't have any private insurance and doesn't yet know if they could qualify for state insurance, they should talk with their Social Services office within their area to figure out if they are and then apply. The majority of state financed insurance covers both outpatient and inpatient rehab, but generally only in the state which offers the insurance coverage.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private medical insurance plans typically cover some sort of alcohol and drug rehab service which range from outpatient rehabilitation to inpatient or residential drug rehab programs. Individuals might have to take part in a drug rehab facility which is within their network of providers and there can be other limitations for example just how long their stay in rehab is covered. Individuals can choose an excellent program they like and meet with a rehab specialist to determine if their insurance will handle it.

Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)

Military insurance which includes VA and Tricare does cover the price of particular drug abuse rehab services. Detox services, outpatient and inpatient programs in addition to partial hospitalization are covered by military insurance, although military members may need pre-authorization in which case they can speak with their VA or Tricare representative. There may be some limitations concerning the length of time a stay in inpatient drug and alcohol rehabilitation is permitted, and every one of these questions will be answered before you begin rehabilitation so that it's clear just how long and individual can remain in the treatment center of choice.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale is a payment assistance possibility provided by many different drug rehabilitation centers to help help clients pay for rehab where this may not have been doable initially. For instance, one client's price for rehab could possibly be different and somebody else whose financial situation is better making them more prepared to pay for the full price of rehab. Registrars take into account variables apart from income including number of dependents to determine the ultimate cost using the sliding scale.

Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

Many drug rehab programs provide payment assistance to help individuals who might not have adequate resources to self pay for rehabilitation or whose medical insurance won't provide coverage or total coverage for his or her stay. As an example, Occasionally insurance only pays for a short-term center when in actuality a long-term program will be the more suitable selection. To determine what payment assistance could be available, like a sliding fee scale, consult the center for particulars.

  • Cobb Douglas Cnty Comm Servs Board
    Cobb Douglas Cnty Comm Servs Board is an Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center that is located at:

    729 Lawrence Street
    Marietta, GA. 30060

    If you would like to contact Cobb Douglas Cnty Comm Servs Board, you can reach them at 770-971-7801.

    Cobb Douglas Cnty Comm Servs Board offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days), Adolescents, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare), Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors), Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)