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Drug Addiction Facts

  • At an inpatient drug rehab, each patient goes through intensive individual addiction treatment with a counselor to discuss the issues that led to drug/alcohol addiction and learn to identify and avoid substance abuse triggers.
  • Inpatient treatment programs often require the patient to live at the center fulltime for a fixed period of time after the withdrawal phase is complete, typically 1, 2 or 3 months.
  • Nearly 25% of individuals who use heroin become dependent on it.

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 many different settings with various rehabilitation lengths and plans to suit the various demands of clients with any type of and amount of addiction. With both short and long term and both inpatient and residential facilities now being included in many insurance plans, you don't have to postpone receiving substance abuse treatment services for anybody who wants it.

Outpatient

Outpatient services are on the lower end of the spectrum of rehabilitation services regarding intensity of care, since the individual can keep their lifestyle in lots of ways without the commitment of needing to be in a rehabilitation center while undergoing treatment services. Although this may appear perfect it may not provide the much needed change of environment than many people in recovery require to have a successful rehabilitation.

Adolescents

When adolescents get involved in any sort of substance abuse, it is crucial that they obtain high quality care to stop the problem in its tracks so that it doesn't get any worse and possibly jeopardize their future. Because adolescent drug abuse which persists often continues into one's adult life, mothers and fathers must stay vigilant and get their adolescent rehab when an issue is observed in a facility which addresses adolescent substance abuse. A lot of programs which treat adolescents supply both inpatient and residential treatment, that has been proven to be the most beneficial environments for rehab clients of this age.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Persons with co-occurring mental and drug use disorders are what are known in the field of drug and alcohol rehab as dual diagnosis clients. These clients must address both disorders while in rehab to find resolution simply because one usually triggers the other. Fortunately, there are numerous drug rehabilitation programs who are able to specifically address the issues that persons with co-occurring mental and drug abuse disorders face so that they can not merely become sober but mentally secure and also able to lead a much higher quality lifestyle and not wish to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

Men

Similar to how women and men face varying and unique challenges in daily life that are specific to their gender, men and women might also encounter unique challenges in rehabilitation which are gender specific, which is the reason a program designed specifically with these special needs and obstacles at heart can be very helpful for someone searching for an effective rehabilitation solution.

Criminal Justice Clients

Criminal justice clients find their way into rehabilitation due to a court ruling to satisfy part of their sentencing for any drug offense. Criminal justice clients in drug treatment often receive reduced penalties, fines etc. when being cooperative with drug and alcohol treatment requirements enforced with them in sentencing especially naturally when successfully completing an alcohol and drug treatment facility.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be prone to alcoholism and drug and alcohol use as a result of problems their impairment impose on them. While discovery of this problem can sometimes be difficult among the hearing impaired, you will find ASL as well as other assistance services designed for them when drug abuse treatment is required. Aside from ASL, such services might include assistive listening equipment and captioned video materials so that deaf and hearing impaired individuals are getting the help they require in drug rehab.

Self Payment

Self Payment is required when someone's insurance isn't going to pay for the total cost of rehabilitation or will only cover part of it. In these situations, it may appear like a disadvantage but individuals in fact have a great deal of leverage due to the fact they can select whichever program they want without the limitations from health insurance companies that so many men and women face. In addition, treatment programs will usually offer payment assistance for individuals whose only choice is self payment to help them get into rehabilitation.

Medicaid

Certain treatment programs will take Medicaid when the individual cannot self pay or present another type of private medical health insurance. Medicaid might cover outpatient and short-term rehabilitation inside a limited amount of programs, and in this case individuals may choose to explore the self pay alternative and drum up any resources they're able to to pay for a more quality rehab program that will get better results, like a long-term residential alcohol and drug rehabilitation center.

State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid)

State financed insurance other than Medicaid may be used to cover the costs of alcohol and drug treatment if other forms of insurance or self payment are not a possibility. If someone doesn't have any private insurance and doesn't yet know if they might be eligible for state insurance, they should talk with 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 typically only in the state which offers the insurance.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private health insurance plans typically cover some sort of alcohol and drug rehab service ranging from outpatient rehabilitation to inpatient or residential alcohol and drug treatment centers. Individuals might have to participate in a drug treatment center that is within their network of providers and there might be other limitations including how long their stay in rehab is covered. Individuals can choose an excellent facility they prefer and speak with a rehabilitation counselor to ascertain if their insurance will handle it.

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

Military insurance such as VA and Tricare does cover the expenses of particular substance abuse rehab services. Detox services, outpatient and inpatient facilities in addition to partial hospitalization are paid for by military insurance, although military members may need pre-authorization and in that case they can liaise with their VA or Tricare representative. There may be some limitations as to how long a stay in inpatient drug and alcohol treatment is allowed, and every one of these questions can be answered before you begin rehab so that it is clear the length of time and individual can remain in the rehabilitation facility of preference.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale is a payment assistance possibility offered by numerous drug and alcohol treatment facilities in an effort to help clients afford rehab where this may not have been doable originally. As an example, one client's price for rehabilitation might be different and somebody else whose financial situation is better which makes them more prepared to pay for the full price of treatment. Registrars take into consideration other factors apart from income including amount of dependents to ascertain the final cost using the sliding scale.

  • Sweetser Affiliate David A Patch Jr
    Sweetser Affiliate David A Patch Jr is an Alcohol and Drug Addiction Treatment Program that is located at:

    222 St. John Street
    Portland, ME. 4104

    If you would like to contact Sweetser Affiliate David A Patch Jr, you can reach them at 207-891-8618.

    Sweetser Affiliate David A Patch Jr offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Adolescents, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Men, Criminal Justice Clients, 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), Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)