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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Within just the first six months of 2013, 3.4 million fentanyl prescriptions were dispensed in the U.S.
  • Many children being "treated" with prescription stimulants experience what is known as a "rebound effect", which is caused when the medication wears off during the day and the child experiences a period of aggression and irritability.
  • Prescription stimulant drugs are amphetamine drugs, primarily with the active ingredient methylphenidate, known under the brand names Adderall, Ritalin and Concerta.

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 in terms of level of care, for the reason that individual will be able to preserve their lifestyle in lots of ways without the commitment of having to remain in a rehab program while receiving rehab services. Even though this may appear ideal it might not provide the required change of environment than lots of people in rehab have to have to have a productive rehab.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and drug use disorders are what are known in the field of alcohol and drug rehab as dual diagnosis clients. These clients must tackle both disorders when it's in rehabilitation in order to find resolution due to the fact one often exacerbates the other. Fortunately, there are several drug and alcohol rehab facilities who are able to specifically hone in on the problems that persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse issues face so that they can not only become sober but mentally stable and also able to lead a much better quality lifestyle and never wish to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Persons With HIV/AIDS

Persons with HIV/AIDS who may need substance abuse rehab will usually require services beyond what a standard drug rehabilitation center can provide. Simply because comprehensive medical services will often be an important 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 habit, it is important that these clients obtain the medical care required together with any treatment solutions for drug use issue.

Gays and Lesbians

It is vital that gays and lesbians acquire quality rehabilitation solutions in a rehab setting that is discreet and with rehab specialists available to them who comprehend the unique challenges which they have to deal with in life. Because substance abuse for gays and lesbians might be triggered because of the problems they face because of their sexual preference, a facility that can help them handle these issues and give them the confidence that they've lacked prior to arriving in treatment can be a crucial part of treatment for gay and lesbian clients.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who battle with drug use could have unique challenges they must overcome when in rehab, which rehabilitation professionals in the program they decide to take part in should be keen of in order that a complete recovery is possible. So for seniors and older adults, it is prudent to choose a rehab which is accustomed to helping seniors and older adults address the unique life and drug use issues that these clients face which might include a wider spectrum of services including medical care and the like.

Criminal Justice Clients

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

Spanish

Not all alcohol and drug rehab centers have the staff or resources to cater to the demands of Spanish speaking clients, but thankfully there are more and more programs that are able to do so because the necessity for Spanish services is higher than ever before. Counselling, study info and stuff like that are actually very often available in Spanish in both long and short terms programs which provide inpatient or residential treatment and outpatient Spanish rehab is also available nationwide.

Medicaid

Certain treatment centers will take Medicaid in the event the individual cannot self pay or present some other kind of private health insurance. Medicaid may only pay for outpatient and short-term rehabilitation inside a limited amount of programs, and in such cases individuals may choose to explore the self pay alternative and come up with up any resources they're able to to fund a more quality rehabilitation program that will produce better results, say for example a long-term residential alcohol and drug treatment program.

Medicare

Medicare recipients can receive rehabilitation at alcohol and drug rehab centers which deliver either inpatient or outpatient rehab when the center is in the network of Medicare-participating providers and with the authorization of their Medicare appointed doctor, who must aid in setting up the person's treatment plan. Inpatient services are covered through Medicare Medicare Part A, with up front costs being exactly like any other type of hospital stay, and outpatient rehab being covered through Medicare Part B.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the expense of drug rehabilitation if other kinds of insurance or self payment are not an option. When someone doesn't have private insurance and doesn't yet know if they could be eligible for state insurance, they should seek advice from their Social Services office within their area to determine if they are and then apply. The majority of state financed insurance will take care of both outpatient and inpatient treatment, but typically only within the state which offers the insurance coverage.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which program you are covered by, all private medical health insurance plans typically cover some form of drug and alcohol rehabilitation service including outpatient rehab to inpatient or residential drug and alcohol treatment facilities. Individuals could have to participate in a drug rehab facility that is in their network of providers and there could be other limitations including how long their stay in rehabilitation is covered. Individuals can choose a quality center they prefer and consult with a treatment specialist to ascertain if their insurance will take care of it.

  • Rehab Services of NW LA LLC
    Rehab Services of NW LA LLC is a Drug and Alcohol Recovery Program that is located at:

    2525 Youree Drive
    Shreveport, LA. 71104

    If you would like to contact Rehab Services of NW LA LLC, you can reach them at 318-675-0804.

    Rehab Services of NW LA LLC 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, Criminal Justice Clients, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance