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Drug Addiction Facts

  • A recent study in the American Journal of Psychiatry found that stimulant drugs such as Adderall and Ritalin were actually killing kids, and that where is a significant association of stimulant use with sudden unexplained death after having looked into 564 cases of sudden death in children aged 7 to 19.
  • A methamphetamine high lasts longer than a cocaine high yet costs about the same, which is why it is sometimes referred to as the "poor man's cocaine."
  • Abuse of fentanyl is not a new occurrence and individuals have been abusing this powerful narcotic since the mid-1970's, however the rate of abuse of the drug has increased in recent years.

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 along with various treatment lengths and plans to suit the various demands of clients with any sort of and level of addiction. With both short and long term and both inpatient and residential facilities now being paid by many insurance plans, there is no need to postpone receiving substance abuse treatment services for anyone who wants it.

Outpatient

Outpatient solutions are on the low end of the spectrum of rehab services with regards to intensity of care, because the individual is able to maintain their lifestyle in lots of ways without the commitment of having to remain in a rehabilitation center while undergoing rehabilitation services. While this might appear ideal it will not provide the much needed change of atmosphere than many individuals in treatment need to experience a successful rehabilitation.

Adolescents

When adolescents become involved in any type of drug use, it is vital that they receive quality care to stop the problem in its tracks so that it doesn't get any worse and possibly put their future in jeopardy. Because adolescent substance abuse which continues often carries on into one's adult life, mothers and fathers must remain astute and get their adolescent rehab when an issue is noticed in a program which handles adolescent drug use. A lot of facilities which deal with adolescents provide both inpatient and residential treatment, which has been shown to be the most effective settings for rehabilitation clients of this age.

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 treatment as dual diagnosis clients. These clients must handle both disorders during rehabilitation in order to find resolution due to the fact one usually triggers the other. Luckily, there are lots of drug and alcohol rehabilitation facilities who are able to specifically address the issues that persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse issues face to be able to not simply become sober but mentally stable and also able to lead a much better quality lifestyle and not consider it wise to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Self Payment

Self Payment is necessary when someone's insurance isn't going to cover the total cost of rehab or will only cover some of it. In these cases, it may seem like a drawback but people in fact have a much more leverage because they can select whichever program they want without the limitations from health insurers that so many people face. In addition, rehab programs will frequently offer payment assistance for individuals whose only choice is self payment to enable them to get into rehab.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the expense of drug and alcohol 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 if they might qualify for state insurance, they should seek advice from their Social Services office in their area to ascertain if they are and then apply. The majority of state financed insurance covers both outpatient and inpatient treatment, but generally only in the state which offers the insurance.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which program you are covered by, all private health care insurance plans typically cover some sort of drug and alcohol treatment service including outpatient rehabilitation to inpatient or residential drug and alcohol rehab programs. Individuals could have to take part in a drug treatment program that's in their network of providers and there can be other restrictions such as the amount of time their stay in rehab is covered. Individuals can select an excellent program they prefer and meet with a rehab specialist to find out if their insurance covers it.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale is a payment assistance option offered by a variety of drug rehab programs in order to help clients afford rehab where this might not have been doable 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 the full cost of rehabilitation. Registrars take into consideration other factors aside from income including amount of dependents to ascertain the ultimate cost using the sliding scale.

  • Ryther
    Ryther is an Alcohol and Drug Treatment Center that is located at:

    14715 Bel Red Road
    Bellevue, WA. 98007

    If you would like to contact Ryther, you can reach them at 206-985-5833.

    Ryther offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Adolescents, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)