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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Major heroin withdrawal symptoms typically peak between 48 and 72 hours after the last dose has been administered, and wane after about a week.
  • More than half a million visits to hospital emergency rooms a year are drug-related.
  • Long-term studies of high school students and their patterns of drug use suggest that very few young people use other illegal drugs without first trying marijuana.

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 solutions are on the bottom end of the spectrum of treatment services in terms of intensity of care, for the reason that individual will be able to preserve their lifestyle in several ways with no commitment of having to be in a rehab facility while receiving treatment services. Even if this might seem ideal it may not provide the much needed change of environment than lots of people in recovery need to experience a successful rehab.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and drug use disorders are what are recognized in the field of alcohol and drug rehabilitation as dual diagnosis clients. These clients must deal with both disorders while in treatment in order to find resolution because one typically exacerbates the other. Fortunately, there are many drug and alcohol treatment programs who are able to specifically address the problems that persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders face so that they can not merely become abstinent but mentally stable and also able to lead a much better quality lifestyle and not feel the need to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Gays and Lesbians

It is vital that gays and lesbians obtain quality rehab services in a treatment environment which is discreet and with rehabilitation professionals available to them who comprehend the unique challenges that they have to deal with in life. Because substance abuse for gays and lesbians might be triggered by the challenges they face because of their sexual preference, a program which will help them resolve these problems and give them the confidence that they've lacked prior to arriving in rehabilitation can be a crucial aspect of treatment for gay and lesbian clients.

Criminal Justice Clients

Criminal justice clients find their way into treatment as part of a court order to satisfy a part of their sentencing for a drug offense. Criminal justice clients in alcohol and drug rehab often receive reduced penalties, fines etc. when cooperating with alcohol and drug rehabilitation specifications enforced on them in sentencing especially of course when successfully completing an alcohol and drug treatment program.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be prone to alcoholism and drug abuse as a result of problems their impairment impose on them. While detection of the problem can be hard among the hearing impaired, you'll find ASL along with other assistance services available for them when substance abuse rehab is needed. Aside from ASL, such services can sometimes include assistive listening equipment and captioned video resources to ensure that deaf and hearing impaired folks are getting the help they require in drug and alcohol rehabilitation.

Spanish

Not all drug rehab programs possess the staff or wherewithal to cater to the requirements of Spanish speaking clients, but fortunately there are more and more centers that can do so because the necessity for Spanish services is higher than in the past. Therapy, study info and stuff like that are now frequently obtainable in Spanish in both long and short terms programs which provide inpatient or residential treatment and outpatient Spanish rehabilitation is also available around the country.

Medicaid

Some rehabilitation centers accept Medicaid if the individual is not able to self pay or present some other type of private health care insurance. Medicaid may possibly cover outpatient and short-term rehabilitation in a limited amount of programs, and in such cases individuals might want to explore the self pay option and drum up any resources they're able to to pay for a more quality rehabilitation facility which will produce better results, such as a long-term residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation center.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can seek treatment at drug and alcohol rehab programs which provide either inpatient or outpatient rehabilitation if the program is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the consent of their Medicare appointed physician, who must help out with setting up the person's rehabilitation strategy. Inpatient solutions are provided through Medicare Medicare Part A, with up front costs being just like any other type of hospital stay, and outpatient rehabilitation being paid for through Medicare Part B.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the expense of alcohol and drug rehab if other kinds of insurance or self payment aren't an option. If someone does not have any private insurance and doesn't yet know if they may be eligible for state insurance, they can talk with their Social Services office within their area to figure out if they are and then fill out an application. Most state financed insurance will cover both outpatient and inpatient rehab, but generally only inside the state which offers the insurance.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private medical insurance plans typically cover some kind of drug rehab service which range from outpatient rehabilitation to inpatient or residential drug and alcohol rehab programs. Individuals may have to participate in a drug rehab center which is within their network of providers and there can be other restrictions like just how long their stay in rehab is covered. Individuals can pick a good program they like and speak with a rehab specialist to ascertain if their insurance will cover it.

Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

Many alcohol and drug rehab centers provide payment assistance to help clients who might possibly not have enough resources to self pay for treatment or whose health insurance won't provide coverage or full coverage for their stay. For example, Sometimes insurance only covers a short-term center when in reality a long-term program is going to be the more suitable option. To determine what payment assistance could be available, for instance a sliding fee scale, check with the facility for details.

  • Mental Health Systems Inc
    Mental Health Systems Inc is a Drug Rehab and Alcohol Rehabilitation Facility that is located at:

    4283 El Cajon Boulevard
    San Diego, CA. 92105

    If you would like to contact Mental Health Systems Inc, you can reach them at 619-521-1743.

    Mental Health Systems Inc offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Gays And Lesbians, Criminal Justice Clients, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)