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Drug Addiction Facts

  • The content and potency of THC in marijuana has increased steadily over the past 30 years.
  • Inpatient treatment centers offer help for individuals suffering from severe addiction to drugs and alcohol. These centers usually offer 30-day therapy to help individuals recover from addiction and learn to live life without substances.
  • Despite the popular belief otherwise, studies indicate that prescription stimulants do not enhance learning or thinking ability when abused.

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 and with various rehabilitation lengths and plans to suit the various needs of clients with any kind of and level of addiction. With both long and short term and both inpatient and residential facilities now being covered by many insurance plans, there's no need to postpone getting substance abuse treatment services for anyone who desires it.

Halfway House

A halfway house is a location that allows for an easy transition if somebody has become sober by themselves or has finished an alcohol and drug treatment center and requires help re-acclimating to a normal lifestyle. Residing in a halfway house, or sober living facility as they are sometimes called, an aspect of sentencing if someone has been found guilty of drug charges also. If guidance is needed finding a halfway house, talk to a drug rehabilitation center and speak with a rehabilitation counselor who can point you towards the right direction.

Outpatient

Outpatient solutions are on the lower end of the spectrum of treatment services regarding intensity of care, because the individual can maintain their lifestyle in many ways without the commitment of having to remain in a rehabilitation center while receiving rehab services. Even if this may seem perfect it may not provide the much needed change of surroundings than many individuals in treatment need to have a productive rehab.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Persons with co-occurring mental and drug use problems are what are recognized in the field of alcohol and drug rehab as dual diagnosis clients. These individuals must deal with both disorders during treatment in order to find resolution due to the fact one typically triggers the other. Fortunately, there are numerous alcohol and drug treatment programs that can specifically address the issues that persons with co-occurring mental and drug abuse disorders face to enable them to not only become sober but mentally secure and also able to lead a much better quality lifestyle and never feel the need to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Men

Just as men and women encounter varying and unique challenges in everyday life that happen to be specific to their gender, women and men can also face distinctive challenges in rehab which are gender specific, which is why a program designed specifically with these unique needs and obstacles at heart can be quite ideal for someone seeking an effective treatment option.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be prone to alcoholism and drug and alcohol use because of the challenges their impairment impose on them. While detection of this issue can sometimes be hard among the hearing impaired, there are ASL and also other assistance services available for them when drug abuse treatment is required. Aside from ASL, such services might include assistive listening equipment and captioned video resources so that deaf and hearing impaired folks are getting the help they need in drug and alcohol rehab.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when someone's insurance won't pay for the entire cost of rehab or will only cover some of it. In these situations, it may seem like a drawback but individuals really have a much more leverage because they can select whichever facility they want without the restrictions from health insurance companies that so many individuals face. In addition, rehabilitation centers will frequently offer payment assistance for individuals whose only option is self payment to enable them to get into rehabilitation.

Medicaid

Some treatment facilities will take Medicaid in the event the individual cannot self pay or present some other type of private health care insurance. Medicaid may only pay for outpatient and short-term rehab in a limited amount of facilities, and in this case individuals may choose to explore the self pay option and drum up any resources they're able to to fund a more quality rehab center that will get better results, say for example a long-term residential drug and alcohol rehabilitation facility.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the expense of drug and alcohol rehabilitation if other forms of insurance or self payment are not a possibility. When someone has no private insurance and doesn't yet know whether they may 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 will handle both outpatient and inpatient rehabilitation, but typically only in the state which offers the insurance.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private medical health insurance plans generally cover some type of alcohol and drug rehabilitation service ranging from outpatient rehab to inpatient or residential drug and alcohol treatment centers. Individuals could possibly have to participate in a drug rehab program that is in their network of providers and there may be other restrictions such as how long their stay in treatment is covered. Individuals can select a quality facility they prefer and speak with a treatment counselor to determine if their insurance covers it.

Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)

Military insurance which includes VA and Tricare does cover the expense of particular drug abuse rehabilitation solutions. Detox services, outpatient and inpatient facilities and also partial hospitalization are all paid for by military insurance, although military members may need pre-authorization in which case they can speak with their VA or Tricare representative. There could be some limitations about how much time a stay in inpatient drug rehab is allowed, and all of these questions can be answered prior to starting treatment so that it is clear the length of time and individual can stay in the rehab facility of choice.

  • SPARC Halfway House CR
    SPARC Halfway House CR is an Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Program that is located at:

    64 2nd Avenue
    Albany, NY. 12202

    If you would like to contact SPARC Halfway House CR, you can reach them at 518-449-5170.

    SPARC Halfway House CR offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Halfway House, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Men, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)