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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Methamphetamine is an extremely addictive stimulant drug most popularly known as meth, ice, and crystal.
  • Deaths have occurred in doctors' offices with as little as 25 mg of cocaine applied to the mucous membrane.
  • Methadone is a synthetic opiate prescription drug which is used as "maintenance" treatment for heroin and other opiate addiction, because it curbs cravings for opiates and other opioid prescription drugs and also prevents withdrawal from these drugs.

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 are available in a number of settings with different treatment lengths and plans to accommodate the varying demands of clients with any type of and degree of addiction. With both short and long term and both inpatient and residential programs now being paid by many insurance companies, there is no need to postpone receiving substance abuse treatment services for anyone who wants it.

Detoxification

Detoxification from alcohol and drugs is really a course of action which can be made a lot more manageable and safely supervised when in a proper detoxification or drug and alcohol rehab program. Sometimes detoxification isn't risk free, and even with the very best of intentions people who undergo detoxification independently in order to get sober might really be putting their health and even their lives at risk. It is always far better to look for detoxification services in a professional center in order to avoid such dangers and also to have a smooth transition from detoxification to treatment at a top quality alcohol and drug treatment facility.

Methadone Detoxification

It isn't unusual for those who use methadone as a strategy to heroin or prescription opioid dependence to find that they're now hooked on methadone. To get off of methadone can be extremely difficult, because withdrawal symptoms can be a whole lot worse than those experienced with heroin. Methadone detoxification can take place in a detoxification center however where these symptoms can be made more manageable so that there's less probability of relapse so the individual could very well be off of all drugs for good.

Outpatient

Outpatient services are on the low end of the spectrum of rehabilitation solutions regarding level of care, for the reason that individual is able to maintain their lifestyle in many ways without the commitment of needing to remain in a rehab center while receiving rehab services. Even if this may appear perfect it may not provide the required change of environment than lots of people in rehab require to have a successful rehabilitation.

Pregnant/Postpartum Women

Pregnant and postpartum women not only need assistance from a high quality treatment for their own health and wellbeing but also for the wellbeing unborn baby or the kid they have given birth to who needs to be appropriately cared for as they become rehabbed and as a result able to be a much better mother. Rehabilitation possibilities exist that provide them as well as their child with sufficient healthcare services whilst making certain they acquire the rehabilitation they might need to become abstinent and be able to remain this way in order to be the very best mother they can be.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired are often prone to alcoholism and substance abuse due to challenges that their impairment impose on them. While discovery of this issue can be hard among the hearing impaired, you can find ASL and other assistance services readily available for them when substance abuse rehabilitation is necessary. Aside from ASL, such services may include assistive listening equipment and captioned video resources so that deaf and hearing impaired people are receiving the help they need in drug rehabilitation.

Spanish

Not all drug and alcohol rehabilitation facilities possess the staff or wherewithal to focus on the needs of Spanish speaking clientele, but fortunately there are more and more centers that will do so because the necessity for Spanish services is higher than previously. Counselling, study information and the like are actually very often accessible in Spanish in both long and short terms facilities which deliver inpatient or residential rehabilitation and outpatient Spanish rehab is also available around the country.

Other Languages

In every single city in America there is someone being affected by drug use that isn't necessarily fluent in English, who might need rehabilitation in whichever language it is they are fluent in to ensure their needs can be catered to properly during treatment. Fortunately, there are many drug and alcohol rehabilitation facilities that have counselors within their facility who speak other languages to make drug rehabilitation the very best experience possible for anyone. Simply discover a high quality alcohol and drug rehab facility and inquire if it is possible to receive rehabilitation in other languages.

Self Payment

Self Payment is necessary when a person's insurance isn't going to pay for the total cost of rehabilitation or will only cover some of it. In these cases, it may appear like a disadvantage but individuals actually have a much more leverage because they can choose whichever center they would like without the limitations from health insurance providers that so many men and women encounter. In addition, treatment centers will frequently provide payment assistance for people whose only choice is self payment to enable them to get into rehabilitation.

  • St. Louis Metro Treatment Center
    St. Louis Metro Treatment Center is an Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation Center that is located at:

    9733 St. Charles Rock Road
    St. Louis, MO. 63114

    If you would like to contact St. Louis Metro Treatment Center, you can reach them at 314-423-7030.

    St. Louis Metro Treatment Center offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Detoxification, Methadone Detoxification, Outpatient, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish, Other Languages
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment