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Drug Addiction Facts

  • A recent study in the American Journal of Psychiatry found that stimulant drugs such as Adderall and Ritalin were actually killing kids, and that where is a significant association of stimulant use with sudden unexplained death after having looked into 564 cases of sudden death in children aged 7 to 19.
  • A methamphetamine high lasts longer than a cocaine high yet costs about the same, which is why it is sometimes referred to as the "poor man's cocaine."
  • Abuse of fentanyl is not a new occurrence and individuals have been abusing this powerful narcotic since the mid-1970's, however the rate of abuse of the drug has increased in recent years.

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 along with various treatment lengths and plans to suit the various demands of clients with any sort of and level of addiction. With both short and long term and both inpatient and residential facilities now being paid by many insurance plans, there is no need to postpone receiving substance abuse treatment services for anyone who wants it.

Outpatient

Outpatient solutions are on the low end of the spectrum of rehab services with regards to intensity of care, because the individual is able to maintain their lifestyle in lots of ways without the commitment of having to remain in a rehabilitation center while undergoing rehabilitation services. While this might appear ideal it will not provide the much needed change of atmosphere than many individuals in treatment need to experience a successful rehabilitation.

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 clients must tackle both disorders whilst in rehab to find resolution due to the fact one often triggers the other. Fortunately, there are lots of drug rehab centers that can specifically address the problems that persons with co-occurring mental and drug abuse disorders face to enable them to not merely become abstinent but mentally secure and also able to lead a much better quality lifestyle and not wish to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Women

Women need to have high quality rehab in rehab but may also need special attention to the distinctive challenges they face for their gender. Men and women not just face different and distinctive challenges in daily life due to gender, but also may abuse alcohol and drugs for unique reasons. drug and alcohol rehabilitation facilities which focus on women and the distinctive and unique needs that women encounter can help significantly on the women's road to long term abstinence and a higher standard of living.

Men

Just as women and men face varying and unique challenges in life which can be specific to their gender, men and women might also encounter distinctive challenges in rehabilitation which are gender specific, which is the reason a facility specifically designed with these special needs and challenges at heart can be quite ideal for someone seeking an effective rehab solution.

DUI/DWI Offenders

DUI and DWI offenders in many cases are given the option or ordered to rehab as part of sentencing. Often times, the offender can choose which rehab center they would like to go to. Upon successful completion, DUI and DWI offenders can take advantage of reduced sentencing options to enable them to move ahead in their lives without having to be penalized any more.

Criminal Justice Clients

Criminal justice clients find their way into rehabilitation as part of a court order in order to meet a part of their sentencing for a drug offense. Criminal justice clients in alcohol and drug rehabilitation frequently receive reduced penalties, fines etc. when being cooperative with alcohol and drug rehab specifications enforced with them in sentencing specifically of course when successfully graduating a drug and alcohol treatment facility.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when a person's insurance won't pay for the entire cost of rehabilitation or will only pay for part of it. In these cases, it may seem like a drawback but people actually have a great deal of leverage simply because they can choose whichever facility they want without the limitations from health insurers that so many men and women encounter. In addition, rehabilitation centers will usually offer payment assistance for individuals whose only choice is self payment to enable them to get into rehab.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which program you are covered by, all private medical insurance plans typically cover some type of drug treatment service including outpatient treatment to inpatient or residential alcohol and drug rehabilitation facilities. Individuals might have to participate in an alcohol and drug rehab program that is in their network of providers and there may be other restrictions for example the length of time their stay in rehabilitation is covered. Individuals can select a good center they prefer and meet with a rehab specialist to find out if their insurance will handle it.

  • Mindful Alternatives LLC
    Mindful Alternatives LLC is a Drug and Alcohol Addiction Recovery Center that is located at:

    12729 Northup Way
    Bellevue, WA. 98005

    If you would like to contact Mindful Alternatives LLC, you can reach them at 206-355-2508.

    Mindful Alternatives LLC offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Women, Men, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Criminal Justice Clients
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Private Health Insurance