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Drug Addiction Facts

  • During the first half of 2012, meth ranked second in drug-related treatment admissions in San Francisco.
  • Ecstasy is used in party setting because it produces feelings of increased energy, euphoria, emotional warmth and empathy toward others, and distortions in sensory and time perception.
  • In high doses or when used concurrently with other drugs or alcohol, methadone can produce some of the same effects of heroin and other opiates.

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 with various rehabilitation lengths and plans to accommodate the various needs of clients with any sort of and degree of addiction. With both short and long term and both inpatient and residential facilities now being included in many insurance plans, you shouldn't have to put off getting substance abuse treatment services for anyone who needs it.

Outpatient

Outpatient solutions are on the low end of the spectrum of rehabilitation services in terms of intensity of care, as the individual is able to maintain their lifestyle in lots of ways with no commitment of needing to remain in a rehabilitation program while receiving treatment services. Even though this may seem perfect it may not provide the required change of atmosphere than a lot of people in rehabilitation have to have to experience a productive rehab.

Adolescents

When adolescents get involved in any sort of drug use, it is important that they receive high quality care to stop the problem in its tracks so that it doesn't worsen and perhaps put their future in jeopardy. Because adolescent drug abuse which continues often continues into one's adult life, mothers and fathers must continue to be astute and get their adolescent rehab as soon as an issue is observed in a center which addresses adolescent drug use. Many facilities which deal with adolescents supply both inpatient and residential treatment, which has been shown to be the most effective environments for treatment clients of this age.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and drug abuse problems are what are identified in the field of alcohol and drug rehab as dual diagnosis clients. These clients must deal with both disorders during rehabilitation to find resolution because one usually exacerbates the other. Fortunately, there are several alcohol and drug rehab programs who are able to specifically address the challenges that persons with co-occurring mental and drug use issues face so that they can not simply become sober but mentally secure and also able to lead a much higher quality lifestyle and not want to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Women

Women require high quality treatment in rehab but may also require particular awareness of the distinctive issues they face for their gender. Men and women not just face different and unique problems in daily life because of gender, but also may abuse alcohol and drugs for unique reasons. drug rehab centers which cater to women and the distinctive and unique needs that women encounter often helps enormously on a women's road to permanent sobriety and a higher quality of life.

Spanish

Not all drug and alcohol rehab facilities possess the staff or wherewithal to focus on the requirements of Spanish speaking clientele, but luckily there are more and more facilities that will do so because the need for Spanish services is higher than ever before. Counselling, study information and the like are now frequently obtainable in Spanish in both long and short terms programs which deliver inpatient or residential rehab and outpatient Spanish treatment is available too nationwide.

Self Payment

Self Payment is necessary when someone's insurance isn't going to 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 in fact have a great deal of leverage due to the fact they can select whichever center they want without the restrictions from health insurers that so many individuals encounter. Likewise, treatment centers will usually offer payment assistance for people whose only option is self payment to enable them to get into rehab.

Medicaid

Certain treatment programs accept Medicaid when the individual is not able to self pay or present another type of private health insurance. Medicaid may possibly cover outpatient and short-term rehab in a limited amount of centers, and in this instance individuals might want to explore the self pay alternative and come up with up any resources they're able to to pay for a more quality rehab facility that will produce better results, like a long-term residential drug and alcohol rehab program.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid can be used to cover the costs of drug and alcohol rehabilitation if other kinds of insurance or self payment are not an option. When someone doesn't have any private insurance and doesn't yet know if they might qualify for state insurance, they can consult their Social Services office in their area to figure out if they are and then fill out an application. The majority of state financed insurance covers both outpatient and inpatient rehabilitation, but generally only within the state which provides the insurance coverage.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which program you are covered by, all private health care insurance plans generally cover some type of drug and alcohol treatment service including outpatient treatment to inpatient or residential drug and alcohol treatment facilities. Individuals might have to participate in a drug and alcohol treatment center which is within their network of providers and there might be other restrictions for example the length of time their stay in rehab is covered. Individuals can select a quality center they prefer and speak with a rehab counselor to determine if their insurance will handle it.

Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

Many drug and alcohol rehabilitation facilities offer payment assistance to help individuals who might not have enough money to self pay for rehabilitation or whose medical insurance won't provide coverage or full coverage for their stay. For example, Sometimes insurance only covers a short-term center when in actuality a long-term center will be the more appropriate selection. To determine what payment assistance can be offered, such as a sliding fee scale, check with the facility for details.

  • Phoenix House
    Phoenix House is a Drug and Alcohol Recovery Facility that is located at:

    3000 South Highway 35
    Austin, TX. 78704

    If you would like to contact Phoenix House, you can reach them at 512-440-0613 x4733.

    Phoenix House offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Adolescents, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Women, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)