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Drug Addiction Facts

  • 70% of violent crime is committed by people who are intoxicated with either alcohol or drugs.
  • In one study conducted in Memphis, TN, out of 150 reckless drivers who were tested for drugs at the arrest scene, 33% tested positive for marijuana, and 12 percent tested positive for both marijuana and cocaine.
  • In some inpatient treatment centers, they have access to around-the-clock care that could prevent them from causing harm to themselves or someone else.

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 rehab services regarding intensity of care, because the individual is able to maintain their lifestyle in several ways without the commitment of having to stay in a rehab program while receiving rehabilitation services. Although this might appear ideal it might not provide the required change of surroundings than many individuals in treatment require to experience a successful rehab.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders are what are known in the field of drug and alcohol treatment as dual diagnosis clients. These clients must address both disorders when it's in rehab in order to find resolution because one often exacerbates the other. Fortunately, there are lots of drug and alcohol treatment facilities who can specifically hone in on the challenges that persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders face in order to not simply become sober but mentally stable and also able to lead a much higher quality lifestyle and never feel the need to self medicate with alcohol and drugs.

Persons With HIV/AIDS

Persons with HIV/AIDS who require substance abuse rehabilitation will very often require solutions beyond what a traditional drug rehabilitation facility will be able to provide. Simply because extensive medical services are often a key aspect of the physical process of recovery for addicts with HIV/AIDS, who likely have experienced a progression and worsening of the disease due to their addiction, it is crucial that these clients get the medical treatment required together with any treatment services for their substance abuse problem.

Gays and Lesbians

It is vital that gays and lesbians receive quality rehabilitation services in a rehabilitation environment which can be discreet and has rehab specialists at their disposal who comprehend the unique challenges which they experience in life. Because substance abuse for gays and lesbians is oftentimes triggered because of the challenges they face due to their sexual preference, a rehab that can help them resolve these problems and give them the confidence that they've lacked prior to arriving in rehabilitation is usually a crucial aspect of recovery for gay and lesbian clients.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who struggle with drug abuse could possibly have unique challenges they have to conquer whilst in treatment, which treatment professionals within the program they choose to be a part of must be keen of so that a full recovery is possible. So for seniors and older adults, it is advisable to pick a rehab that is acquainted with helping seniors and older adults deal with the distinctive life and drug use problems that these clients face which might include a broader spectrum of services including medical treatment and the like.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired are often predisposed to alcoholism and substance abuse due to challenges that their impairment impose on them. While detection of the issue can often be hard among the hearing impaired, you will find ASL along with other assistance services available for them when substance abuse rehabilitation is necessary. Besides ASL, such services may include assistive listening equipment and captioned video resources so that deaf and hearing impaired people are getting the support they require in drug and alcohol rehab.

Spanish

Not all drug and alcohol treatment programs possess the staff or resources to cater to the requirements of Spanish speaking clients, but luckily there are more and more facilities that are able to do so because the need for Spanish services is higher than in the past. Therapy, study information and so on are actually frequently available in Spanish in both long and short terms programs which deliver inpatient or residential treatment and outpatient Spanish rehab is available too around the country.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when someone's insurance won't cover the entire cost of rehabilitation or will only cover part of it. In these instances, it may appear like a drawback but individuals really have a much more leverage because they can select whichever facility they would like without the restrictions from health insurers that so many individuals encounter. In addition, rehab facilities will frequently provide payment assistance for individuals whose only choice is self payment to help them get into rehabilitation.

Medicaid

Certain rehabilitation programs will take Medicaid if the individual cannot self pay or present some other type of private health care insurance. Medicaid might pay for outpatient and short-term rehab in a limited amount of centers, and in such cases individuals might want to explore the self pay option and come up with up any resources they can to cover a more quality rehab center that will produce better results, like a long-term residential drug and alcohol rehab facility.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the expense of drug rehab if other forms of insurance or self payment aren't a choice. If a person has no private insurance and doesn't yet know whether they might be eligible for state insurance, they should consult their Social Services office in their area to ascertain if they are and then fill out an application. The majority of state financed insurance will handle both outpatient and inpatient rehabilitation, but usually only inside the state which offers the insurance.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which program you are covered by, all private medical health insurance plans typically cover some type of drug treatment service ranging from outpatient treatment to inpatient or residential drug treatment programs. Individuals might have to take part in a drug treatment facility that's inside their network of providers and there may be other limitations for example the length of time their stay in rehab is covered. Individuals can choose an excellent facility they like and consult with a rehabilitation specialist to find out if their insurance will take care of it.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale is a payment assistance option available from many different drug rehabilitation programs in an effort to help clients afford rehab where this may not have been possible initially. As an example, one client's fee for treatment might be different and less than somebody else whose finances are better making them better able to pay for the full cost of treatment. Registrars take into consideration additional factors apart from income including amount of dependents to determine the final cost and using the sliding scale.

  • People Empowering People of AZ Inc
    People Empowering People of AZ Inc is a Drug Rehab and Alcohol Rehabilitation Program that is located at:

    2428 East Apache Boulevard
    Tempe, AZ. 85281

    If you would like to contact People Empowering People of AZ Inc, you can reach them at 480-999-3323.

    People Empowering People of AZ Inc offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)