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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Marijuana, alcohol and cocaine were the most common drugs co-involved in Ecstasy related emergency department visits in 2008, with marijuana being involved in 38.2%, alcohol being involved in 38.1%, and cocaine being involved in 31.8%.
  • The most common method of treatment, in an inpatient treatment, is a therapeutic community, involving the staff and other individuals, focusing on helping the person identify the sources and conditions that lead to substance abuse.
  • Meth causes a more than 3-fold release of dopamine in the brain when compared to cocaine.

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 many different settings with different rehabilitation lengths and plans to suit the varying needs of clients with any sort of and degree of addiction. With both short and long term and both inpatient and residential centers now being paid by many insurance companies, there is no need to put off receiving substance abuse treatment services for anybody who wants it.

Outpatient

Outpatient services are on the low end of the spectrum of rehabilitation solutions regarding intensity of care, for the reason that individual is able to preserve their lifestyle in lots of ways without the commitment of having to be in a rehab center while receiving rehab services. Although this may appear ideal it will not provide the much needed change of environment than lots of people in recovery require to experience a successful rehab.

Pregnant/Postpartum Women

Pregnant and postpartum women not only require assistance from a high quality treatment for their own health and wellbeing but also for the wellbeing of the unborn child or the kid they have given birth to who should be properly taken care of as they become rehabilitated and as a result capable of being a better mother. Rehab opportunities exist that provide them along with their child with sufficient wellness services whilst making certain they acquire the treatment they might require to become abstinent and be able to stay that way in order to be the best parent they can be.

Women

Women have to have quality treatment in rehab but might also need special focus on the distinctive issues they face because of their gender. Males and females not only face different and unique problems in daily life as a result of gender, but in addition may abuse alcohol and drugs for unique reasons. drug rehabilitation facilities which focus on women and the specific and unique needs that women encounter often helps significantly on a women's road to long term sobriety and a higher standard of living.

Men

Just as men and women encounter varying and unique challenges in everyday life which are specific to their gender, men and women could also encounter distinctive challenges in rehab that are gender-specific, which is the reason a facility specifically designed with these unique needs and challenges at heart can be extremely ideal for someone looking for an effective treatment option.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be prone to alcoholism and substance abuse because of the challenges that their impairment impose on them. While discovery of this problem can be difficult among the hearing impaired, you can find ASL as well as other assistance services readily available for them when drug abuse treatment is needed. Besides ASL, such services might include assistive listening tools and captioned video materials to ensure that deaf and hearing impaired folks are obtaining the help they need in alcohol and drug treatment.

Self Payment

Self Payment is necessary when someone's insurance isn't going to cover the total cost of rehab or will only pay for part of it. In these instances, it may appear like a disadvantage but individuals really have a great deal of leverage due to the fact they can select whichever facility they would like without the restrictions from health insurers that so many individuals encounter. Likewise, treatment facilities will often offer payment assistance for individuals whose only option is self payment to help them get into treatment.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the expense of drug and alcohol rehab if other kinds of insurance or self payment aren't an option. When someone doesn't have any private insurance and doesn't yet know whether they could be eligible for state insurance, they can check with their Social Services office within their area to ascertain if they are and then apply. The majority of state financed insurance will cover both outpatient and inpatient rehabilitation, but generally only inside the state which offers the insurance coverage.

  • Progressive Medical Specialists Inc
    Progressive Medical Specialists Inc is an Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation Center that is located at:

    2900 Smallman Street
    Pittsburgh, PA. 15201

    If you would like to contact Progressive Medical Specialists Inc, you can reach them at 412-391-6384.

    Progressive Medical Specialists Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Women, Men, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)