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Drug Addiction Facts

  • The majority of primary methamphetamine admissions to substance abuse treatment facilities in 2011 were male (53 percent).
  • Research shows that while smoking marijuana, people show the same lack of coordination on standard "drunk driver" tests as people who have had too much to drink.
  • Meth is a white, odorless powder which easily dissolves in water or alcohol.

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 low end of the spectrum of treatment solutions regarding level of care, for the reason that individual can keep their lifestyle in many ways with no commitment of needing to stay in a rehabilitation facility while undergoing rehabilitation services. While this might appear ideal it may not provide the much needed change of environment than lots of people in rehabilitation need to have a productive rehabilitation.

Spanish

Not all drug rehab programs possess the staff or wherewithal to focus on the requirements of Spanish speaking clientele, but thankfully there are more and more facilities that are able to do so because the necessity for Spanish services is higher than previously. Therapy, study info and stuff like that are now frequently accessible in Spanish in both long and short terms centers which deliver inpatient or residential treatment and outpatient Spanish treatment is available too nationwide.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when someone's insurance won't pay for the entire cost of rehabilitation or will only cover some of it. In these cases, it may appear like a drawback but people in fact have a much more leverage due to the fact they can decide on whichever center they want without the restrictions from health insurance companies that so many people encounter. Likewise, rehabilitation facilities will frequently provide payment assistance for individuals whose only choice is self payment to enable them to get into rehabilitation.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private health insurance plans typically cover some form of drug and alcohol rehabilitation service including outpatient rehabilitation to inpatient or residential drug rehabilitation centers. Individuals may have to take part in an alcohol and drug treatment program that is in their network of providers and there can be other restrictions including how long their stay in rehab is covered. Individuals can pick a quality facility they like and speak with a rehab counselor to ascertain if their insurance will cover it.

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

Military insurance such as VA and Tricare does cover the expense of particular substance abuse rehabilitation services. Detoxification services, outpatient and inpatient facilities as well as partial hospitalization are all 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 how much time a stay in inpatient drug rehabilitation is permitted, and every one of these questions will be answered before you begin rehab so that it is clear the length of time and individual can stay in the rehabilitation center of choice.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale is a payment assistance option made available from a variety of drug rehab facilities in an effort to help clients pay for rehabilitation where this may not have been doable initially. For example, one client's price for treatment might be different and someone else whose finances are better making them better able to pay for the full cost of treatment. Registrars consider additional factors besides income including amount of dependents to determine the final cost and using the sliding scale.

Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

Many alcohol and drug rehabilitation programs offer payment assistance to help clients who might not have sufficient funds to self pay for rehab 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 program when in reality a long-term program will likely be the more appropriate choice. To find out what payment assistance could be available, for instance a sliding fee scale, check with the facility for details.

  • Genesis Counseling of Fort Myers
    Genesis Counseling of Fort Myers is a Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment Facility that is located at:

    12553 New Brittany Boulevard
    Fort Myers, FL. 33907

    If you would like to contact Genesis Counseling of Fort Myers, you can reach them at 239-939-5504.

    Genesis Counseling of Fort Myers offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, 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)