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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Marijuana users who try and quit often report feeling irritable, sleeping difficulties, cravings, anxiety and increased aggression.
  • Nearly 25% of individuals who use heroin become dependent on it.
  • Alcohol binge drinkers are 14 times more likely to report alcohol-impaired driving than non-binge drinkers.

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 lower end of the spectrum of rehabilitation solutions in terms of level of care, because the individual is able to maintain their lifestyle in lots of ways without the commitment of having to remain in a rehab program while receiving rehabilitation services. Even if this might appear perfect it may not provide the much needed change of environment than many people in rehab require to experience a productive rehabilitation.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and substance abuse problems are what are known in the field of drug and alcohol rehab as dual diagnosis clients. These individuals must handle both disorders during treatment in order to find resolution due to the fact one often triggers the other. Fortunately, there are several drug and alcohol rehab programs who can specifically hone in on the issues that persons with co-occurring mental and drug use disorders face to enable them to not simply become abstinent but mentally secure and also able to lead a much better quality lifestyle and not want to self medicate with alcohol and drugs.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who have trouble with substance abuse could have distinctive challenges they must overcome when in treatment, which rehab professionals in the center they elect to take part in should be keen of in order that a complete recovery is achievable. So for seniors and older adults, it is advisable to pick a facility that's used to helping seniors and older adults address the unique life and drug abuse issues that these clients face which might include a broader spectrum of services including medical care and so on.

Criminal Justice Clients

Criminal justice clients find their way into treatment as part of a court ruling to satisfy a part of their sentencing for any drug offense. Criminal justice clients in drug rehab often receive reduced penalties, fines etc. when cooperating with drug treatment specifications enforced with them in sentencing and particularly naturally when successfully graduating an alcohol and drug rehabilitation facility.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be predisposed to alcoholism and drug abuse due to the problems that their impairment impose on them. While detection of this problem is often difficult among the hearing impaired, there are ASL and also other assistance services designed for them when drug abuse treatment is necessary. Aside from ASL, such services can include assistive listening equipment and captioned video materials so that deaf and hearing impaired people are obtaining the help they need in alcohol and drug rehabilitation.

Spanish

Not all alcohol and drug treatment centers possess the staff or wherewithal to cater to the demands of Spanish speaking clients, but fortunately there are more and more centers that will do so because the need for Spanish services is higher than in the past. Counselling, study information and stuff like that are now very often available in Spanish in both short and long terms programs which provide inpatient or residential rehab and outpatient Spanish rehab is also available nationwide.

Other Languages

In every city in America there's someone struggling with drug abuse that isn't necessarily fluent in English, who may require rehabilitation in whatever language it is they are fluent in so that their needs can be met properly when in rehabilitation. Thankfully, there are many drug and alcohol rehab facilities that have counselors on staff who speak other languages to make drug and alcohol treatment the best experience possible for any individual. Simply discover a top quality alcohol and drug rehabilitation program and inquire if it is feasible to receive rehabilitation in other languages.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when someone's insurance won't cover the entire cost of rehab or will only pay for part of it. In these cases, it may appear like a disadvantage but individuals actually have a great deal of leverage simply because they can select whichever facility they would like without the restrictions from health insurance providers that so many people encounter. In addition, treatment programs will often provide payment assistance for people whose only option is self payment to help them get into treatment.

Medicaid

Certain rehabilitation centers accept Medicaid when the individual is unable to self pay or present any other type of private medical insurance. Medicaid might cover outpatient and short-term rehabilitation inside a limited amount of centers, and in this instance individuals may wish 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 get better results, such as a long-term residential drug and alcohol treatment facility.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can seek rehabilitation at drug and alcohol rehab centers which deliver either inpatient or outpatient rehab when the facility is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the authorization of their Medicare appointed physician, who must help out with establishing the person's rehabilitation strategy. Inpatient services are provided through Medicare Part A, with up front costs being exactly like any other kind of hospital stay, and outpatient rehabilitation being covered through Medicare Medicare Part B.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the costs of drug treatment if other kinds of insurance or self payment aren't a choice. If a person does not have any private insurance and doesn't yet know whether they might qualify for state insurance, they should seek advice from their Social Services office within their area to figure out if they are and then apply. The majority of state financed insurance covers both outpatient and inpatient treatment, but generally only within the state which provides the insurance.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which program you are covered by, all private health insurance plans generally cover some form of drug treatment service ranging from outpatient rehab to inpatient or residential alcohol and drug treatment facilities. Individuals could have to take part in a drug rehabilitation program that's within their network of providers and there might be other limitations like the length of time their stay in treatment is covered. Individuals can pick an excellent program they prefer and speak with a treatment counselor to determine if their insurance will handle it.

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

Military insurance including VA and Tricare does cover the expense of certain substance abuse treatment services. Detox services, outpatient and inpatient programs as well as partial hospitalization are all paid for by military insurance, although military members may need pre-authorization in which case they can speak with their VA or Tricare consultant. There might be some limitations concerning how long a stay in inpatient drug and alcohol rehabilitation is allowed, and every one of these questions can be answered before beginning treatment so that it is clear just how long and individual can remain in the treatment facility of choice.

  • North Shore Mental Health
    North Shore Mental Health is an Alcohol and Drug Rehab Program that is located at:

    99-128 Aiea Heights Drive
    Aiea, HI. 96701

    If you would like to contact North Shore Mental Health, you can reach them at 808-638-8700.

    North Shore Mental Health offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Seniors/Older Adults, Criminal Justice Clients, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish, Other Languages
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)