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Drug Addiction Facts

  • More than one third of Ecstasy related emergency department visits in 2008 were made in the South, 31.4% in the West, 18.5% in the Midwest, and 16.1% in the Northeast.
  • Anywhere from 25-50 percent of daily marijuana users will develop dependence to the drug.
  • There are two chemical forms of cocaine, cocaine hydrochloride salt and the "freebase" form of the drug.

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 are available in several settings along with various rehab lengths and plans to accommodate the varying needs of clients with any type of and amount of addiction. With both short and long term and both inpatient and residential programs now being paid by many insurance companies, there's no need to postpone receiving substance abuse treatment services for anybody who desires it.

Detoxification

Detoxification from drugs is a course of action which can be made far more manageable and safely overseen when in a professional detox or alcohol and drug treatment facility. Sometimes detoxification isn't risk free, and even with the very best of intentions individuals who go through detoxification by themselves in an effort to get sober may very well be putting their own health as well as their lives at risk. It is usually better to seek detoxification solutions in a professional center to avoid such hazards as well as have a smooth transition from detoxification to rehabilitation in a quality alcohol and drug rehabilitation facility.

Methadone Detoxification

It isn't unusual for those who turn to methadone as a solution to heroin or prescription opioid dependence to find that they're now addicted to methadone. To get off of methadone can be very difficult, because withdrawal symptoms can be even worse compared to those that one experiences from heroin. Methadone detoxification can take place inside a detoxification program however where these symptoms can be made more manageable and thus that there's less probability of relapse so the person can be off of all drugs once and for all.

Outpatient

Outpatient solutions are on the low end of the spectrum of rehab solutions in terms of intensity of care, because the individual will be able to maintain their lifestyle in lots of ways without the commitment of needing to remain in a rehab facility while undergoing treatment services. Although this may seem ideal it may not provide the much needed change of environment than many individuals in rehab require to experience a successful rehabilitation.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and drug use issues are what are recognized in the field of drug and alcohol rehab as dual diagnosis clients. These individuals must tackle both disorders while in rehab to find resolution because one often exacerbates the other. Luckily, there are many drug rehabilitation centers who can specifically hone in on the problems that persons with co-occurring mental and drug use disorders face to be able to not merely become abstinent but mentally stable and also able to lead a much higher quality lifestyle and not want to self medicate with alcohol and drugs.

Persons With HIV/AIDS

Persons with HIV/AIDS who are in need of drug abuse rehabilitation will usually require services beyond what a traditional drug rehabilitation center can provide. Due to the fact comprehensive healthcare services are often an integral part of the physical process of recovery for addicts with HIV/AIDS, who more than likely have experienced a progression and worsening of the disease because of their habit, it is essential that these clients receive the medical treatment required in conjunction with any rehabilitation services for his or her drug abuse problem.

Gays and Lesbians

It is crucial that gays and lesbians obtain quality rehabilitation services within a rehabilitation setting that is discreet and has treatment professionals at their disposal who understand the unique challenges which they experience in life. Because substance abuse for gays and lesbians is oftentimes triggered by the challenges they face because of their sexual preference, a facility which will help them handle these issues and give them the confidence they may have lacked before arriving in rehab can be a crucial aspect of rehab for gay and lesbian clients.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who have trouble with substance abuse may have distinctive obstacles they must conquer during rehab, which treatment specialists within the center they decide to be a part of have to be keen of to ensure a complete recovery is possible. So for seniors and older adults, it is advisable to pick a program that is used to helping seniors and older adults address the distinctive life and substance abuse issues that these clients face which might include a broader spectrum of services including medical care and so on.

Pregnant/Postpartum Women

Pregnant and postpartum women not only need assistance from a quality treatment for their own health and wellbeing but in addition for the wellbeing of their unborn child or the child they've given birth to who must be properly looked after as they become rehabbed and as a result capable of being a much better mother. Rehab possibilities exist that provide them and their child with sufficient healthcare services whilst making certain they acquire the rehab they require to become abstinent and be able to stay this way to be the best parent they can be.

Women

Women need to have quality treatment in rehab but may also require particular awareness of the distinctive issues they face because of their gender. Males and females not only face varying and unique problems in life as a consequence of gender, but also may abuse drugs and alcohol for very different reasons. drug treatment centers which cater to women and the distinctive and unique needs that women encounter often helps enormously on the women's path to permanent abstinence and a higher quality of life.

Men

Similar to how women and men encounter varying and unique challenges in everyday life which are specific to their gender, women and men could also encounter unique challenges in rehabilitation that are gender-specific, which is the reason a program designed specifically with these unique needs and obstacles at heart can be very ideal for someone searching for a powerful rehabilitation option.

Criminal Justice Clients

Criminal justice clients get into rehab due to a court ruling in order to meet a part of their sentencing for a drug offense. Criminal justice clients in drug rehab often receive reduced sentences, fines etc. when being cooperative with drug treatment specifications enforced with them as part of sentencing especially of course when successfully completing an alcohol and drug treatment center.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired are often predisposed to alcoholism and drug abuse as a result of challenges their impairment impose on them. While detection of this issue can sometimes be difficult among the hearing impaired, there are ASL and other assistance services readily available for them when substance abuse rehabilitation is necessary. Apart from ASL, such services may include assistive listening equipment and captioned video resources to ensure that deaf and hearing impaired people are obtaining the support they need in alcohol and drug treatment.

Self Payment

Self Payment is needed when someone's insurance won't pay for the total cost of rehabilitation or will only cover part of it. In these cases, it may appear like a disadvantage but people actually have a much more leverage due to the fact they can decide on whichever center they would like without the restrictions from health insurance providers that so many men and women face. Likewise, rehab programs will frequently provide payment assistance for people whose only option is self payment to help them get into rehab.

  • Greensboro Treatment Center
    Greensboro Treatment Center is an Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment Center that is located at:

    207 South Westgate Drive
    Greensboro, NC. 27407

    If you would like to contact Greensboro Treatment Center, you can reach them at 336-273-9611.

    Greensboro Treatment Center offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Detoxification, Methadone Detoxification, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Women, Men, Criminal Justice Clients, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment