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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Fentanyl is used as a pain reliever, but is so powerful that it is 100 times more potent than morphine as an analgesic.
  • Each year, thousands of people choke on their own vomit while drunk.
  • Oregon and Mississippi have made the key meth ingredient pseudoephedrine available by prescription-only, and since then meth lab incidents in these states plummeted.

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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Hospital Inpatient

Hospital inpatient services are accessible to anyone who must be safely managed through detoxification services when heavily dependent to drugs, or who requires a better spectrum of care such as somebody who is dealing with a dual diagnosis and also requires mental health solutions as part of their rehab procedure. There are both short-term and long-term hospital inpatient services accessible.

Outpatient

Outpatient solutions are on the low end of the spectrum of rehabilitation services regarding level of care, as the individual can preserve their lifestyle in many ways with no commitment of needing to be in a treatment facility while receiving rehab services. Although this might appear perfect it may not provide the required change of atmosphere than lots of people in rehabilitation have to have to have a productive rehabilitation.

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and drug use issues are what are recognized in the field of alcohol and drug treatment as dual diagnosis clients. These clients must tackle both disorders when it's in treatment to find resolution due to the fact one often triggers the other. Luckily, there are lots of drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs who can specifically hone in on the problems that persons with co-occurring mental and drug use issues face so that they can not merely become sober but mentally secure and also able to lead a much higher quality lifestyle and not feel the need to self medicate with alcohol and drugs.

Persons With HIV/AIDS

Persons with HIV/AIDS who are in need of substance abuse rehabilitation will frequently require solutions beyond what a traditional drug rehab program will be able to deliver. Simply because extensive healthcare solutions are often an important aspect of the physical recovery process for addicts with HIV/AIDS, who very likely have experienced a progression and worsening of the disease due to their addiction, it is crucial that these clients obtain the health care necessary along with any treatment solutions for his or her substance abuse problem.

Gays and Lesbians

It is important that gays and lesbians acquire excellent treatment services in a rehabilitation environment which is discreet and has rehabilitation specialists available to them who comprehend the unique challenges that they experience in life. Because drug use for gays and lesbians might be triggered by the problems they face because of their sexual preference, a facility which will help them handle these problems and give them the confidence that they've lacked prior to arriving in rehabilitation can be a crucial part of treatment for gay and lesbian clients.

Seniors/Older Adults

Seniors and older adults who have a problem with drug use might have distinctive challenges they have to overcome whilst in rehab, which rehab professionals in the center they choose to take part in must be keen of in order that a full recovery is possible. So for seniors and older adults, it is advisable to decide on a facility that is acquainted with helping seniors and older adults address the distinctive life and drug abuse issues that these clients face which may include a wider spectrum of services including medical care and so on.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired are often predisposed to alcoholism and substance abuse due to problems that their impairment impose on them. While discovery of this problem can often be hard among the hearing impaired, you will find ASL along with other assistance services available for them when substance abuse rehabilitation is necessary. Other than ASL, such services can sometimes include assistive listening equipment and captioned video resources to ensure that deaf and hearing impaired folks are receiving the help they require in drug rehabilitation.

Spanish

Not all drug rehab programs possess the staff or wherewithal to focus on the demands of Spanish speaking clientele, but luckily there are more and more programs that can do so because the necessity for Spanish services is higher than previously. Therapy, study info and the like are now frequently available in Spanish in both short and long terms facilities which deliver inpatient or residential rehabilitation and outpatient Spanish rehabilitation is available too nationwide.

Other Languages

In each and every city in the U.S. there is someone experiencing substance abuse that isn't necessarily fluent in English, who might need rehab in whatever language it is they are fluent in to ensure their needs can be catered to properly when in rehabilitation. Thankfully, there are lots of drug and alcohol rehabilitation programs that have counselors within their facility who speak other languages to make drug and alcohol treatment the best experience possible for any individual. Simply locate a top quality drug treatment center and inquire if it is feasible to receive treatment in other languages.

Private Health Insurance

Depending on which plan you are covered by, all private health care insurance plans typically cover some sort of drug rehabilitation service which range from outpatient treatment to inpatient or residential drug treatment programs. Individuals could have to participate in a drug and alcohol rehab program that is in their network of providers and there could be other restrictions for example the amount of time their stay in rehabilitation is covered. Individuals can select a quality center they like and meet with a rehab counselor to determine if their insurance will cover it.

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

Military insurance such as VA and Tricare does cover the costs of particular substance abuse treatment services. Detox services, outpatient and inpatient programs and also partial hospitalization are all covered by military insurance, although military members may require pre-authorization and in that case they can liaise with their VA or Tricare consultant. There can be some limitations regarding just how long a stay in inpatient alcohol and drug rehab is allowed, and all of these questions can be answered before you begin treatment so that it is clear just how long and individual can remain in the rehabilitation program of choice.

  • VA Boston Healthcare System
    VA Boston Healthcare System is a Drug Rehabilitation and Alcohol Rehab Facility that is located at:

    940 Belmont Street
    Brockton, MA. 2301

    If you would like to contact VA Boston Healthcare System, you can reach them at 774-826-2473.

    VA Boston Healthcare System offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish, Other Languages
    Payment forms accepted: Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)