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Drug Addiction Facts

  • Serious side effects as a result of methamphetamine use which could be life threatening can include convulsions, dangerously high body temperature, stroke, cardiac arrhythmia, stomach cramps and shaking.
  • Alcohol kills more teenage males and young men than any other drug taken to affect mood and behavior including heroin, cocaine or marijuana.
  • Codeine withdrawal symptoms are similar to those experienced in heroin withdrawal, and typically start within 12-24 hours after the last dose and generally wean away within a week.

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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Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders

Individuals with co-occurring mental and substance abuse issues are what are recognized in the field of alcohol and drug rehab as dual diagnosis clients. These individuals must handle both disorders during rehabilitation to find resolution simply because one usually exacerbates the other. Luckily, there are several drug rehabilitation centers who can specifically hone in on the problems that persons with co-occurring mental and drug abuse issues face in order to not only become sober but mentally secure and also able to lead a much higher quality lifestyle and not want to self medicate with drugs and alcohol.

ASL or Other Assistance for Hearing Impaired

The hearing impaired can often be predisposed to alcoholism and substance abuse due to challenges their impairment impose on them. While discovery of the problem can be hard among the hearing impaired, you'll find ASL and also other assistance services readily available for them when drug abuse rehab is necessary. Other than ASL, such services can sometimes include assistive listening equipment and captioned video resources to ensure that deaf and hearing impaired individuals are receiving the support they need in drug rehabilitation.

Self Payment

Self Payment is needed when a person's insurance isn't going to pay for the entire cost of treatment or will only pay for part of it. In these cases, it may appear like a drawback but individuals really have a great deal of leverage due to the fact they can choose whichever program they would like without the limitations from health insurance companies that so many people face. In addition, rehab centers will frequently offer payment assistance for people whose only option is self payment to help them get into rehab.

Medicaid

Certain treatment facilities will take Medicaid if the individual is not able to self pay or present another type of private medical health insurance. Medicaid may possibly cover outpatient and short-term treatment inside a limited amount of centers, and in this case individuals may want to explore the self pay alternative and come up with up any resources they are able to to fund a more quality rehab center that will get better results, like a long-term residential drug rehab facility.

Sliding Fee Scale

A sliding fee scale can be a payment assistance option offered by numerous alcohol and drug rehab programs in an effort to help individuals pay for treatment where this may not have been possible originally. As an example, one client's price for rehabilitation could possibly be different and less than another person whose financial situation is better which makes them better able to spend the money for full expense of treatment. Registrars consider additional circumstances aside from income including number of dependents to ascertain the final cost and using the sliding scale.

  • Wellspring
    Wellspring is an Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery Program that is located at:

    1382 South 3rd Street
    Louisville, KY. 40208

    If you would like to contact Wellspring, you can reach them at 502-637-4361.

    Wellspring offers the following treatment services: Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)