Drug Addiction Facts

  • Codeine is passed through breast milk in potentially lethal amounts to a breastfed child, and could fatally depress the respiration of the baby and lead to death.
  • Adderall is widely used as a "study drug" by both high school and college students, and students will typically take the drug and then stay up for an unusually extended period of time or even all night, "cramming" for an exam or paper.
  • Dozens of individuals in the Philadelphia, Chicago, St. Louis, and Detroit have overdosed recently on a combination of heroin or cocaine and fentanyl.

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 needs of clients with any kind of and amount of addiction. With both short and long term and both inpatient and residential centers now being included in many insurance plans, you shouldn't have to put off getting substance abuse treatment services for anybody who desires it.


Outpatient solutions are on the low end of the spectrum of treatment solutions in terms of intensity of care, since the individual will be able to maintain their lifestyle in many ways without the commitment of needing to remain in a rehabilitation program while undergoing rehab services. While this may seem perfect it will not provide the required change of atmosphere than lots of people in recovery have to have to experience a productive rehab.


When adolescents get involved in any type of drug abuse, it is essential that they obtain top quality care to halt the problem in its tracks so that it doesn't get any worse and possibly put their future in jeopardy. Due to the fact adolescent substance abuse which persists often continues into adulthood, parents must continue to be astute and get their adolescent rehabilitation the moment an issue is observed in a center which addresses adolescent substance abuse. A lot of facilities which treat adolescents offer both inpatient and residential rehab, which has been shown to be the most effective settings for rehabilitation clients of this age.

DUI/DWI Offenders

DUI and DWI offenders are often given the choice or ordered to treatment as a term of their sentencing. In many cases, the offender can select which rehabilitation facility they wish to enroll in. Upon successful completion, DUI and DWI offenders can take advantage of decreased sentencing options so that they can move forward in their lives without getting penalized further.

Self Payment

Self Payment is needed when a person's insurance won't pay for the entire cost of rehab or will only pay for some of it. In these situations, it may appear like a disadvantage but individuals really have a great deal of leverage because they can select whichever center they would like without the restrictions from health insurance providers that so many men and women face. Likewise, rehabilitation facilities will often provide payment assistance for individuals whose only choice is self payment to enable them to get into treatment.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale can be a payment assistance option available from numerous alcohol and drug treatment facilities in an effort to help individuals afford rehab where this may not have been doable originally. For instance, one client's fee for rehab might be different and less than another individual whose financial situation is better making them better able to pay the full expense of rehab. Registrars consider additional factors in addition to income including amount of dependents to ascertain the ultimate cost using the sliding scale.

Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

Many drug and alcohol treatment programs provide payment assistance to help clients who might not have adequate resources to self pay for rehabilitation or whose health insurance won't supply coverage or total coverage for his or her stay. For example, Sometimes insurance only pays for a short-term facility when in reality a long-term facility is going to be the more appropriate selection. To find out what payment assistance could be available, for instance a sliding fee scale, check with the center for details.

  • Good Shepherd Foundation Inc
    Good Shepherd Foundation Inc is a Drug Rehabilitation and Alcohol Rehab Program that is located at:

    796 Boone Drive
    Geneseo, IL. 61254

    If you would like to contact Good Shepherd Foundation Inc, you can reach them at 309-944-6205.

    Good Shepherd Foundation Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Adolescents, Dui/Dwi Offenders
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors), Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)