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Drug Rehab in Athens

Having difficulties with any form of drug addiction is a hefty burden to carry, and one which comes with many consequences if left unresolved. Persons with the very best of intentions who want to stop generally try and do so several times over with no success, and wind up just falling deeper into a life of addiction. There are causes why individuals cannot quit on their own, and these motives are what make drug rehabilitation in Athens a more effective and established method of resolving drug addiction.

The positive aspects of a drug rehab in Athens consist of having the support and tools at hand to resolve any complications and challenges that may arise during detox and withdrawal, as well as the opportunity to address the real troubles that triggered drug addiction which are ordinarily not physical ones at all. For example, many men and women become involved in substance abuse to mask and steer clear of serious problems in their lives. If one only attempts to overcome the physical urges and such on one's own, they really aren't making any headway at truly resolving the mental and emotional issues, that once resolved, will ensure long-term sobriety.

Once an individual comes to terms with the fact that they need assistance to resolve drug addiction, the next move is selecting the appropriate drug rehab for them. Some drug rehab programs don't require any type of inpatient stay and supply services on an outpatient basis for instance. At this type of drug rehab the person receives treatment in the course of the day and returns home in the evening. While this form of drug rehab may seem convenient, it will not provide the appropriate treatment environment for an individual who desires to step away from drug influences and other circumstances which could compromise one's sobriety. The most established and successful treatment settings are those which call for an inpatient or residential stay, so that the individual can concentrate entirely on bettering themselves and healing from addiction, not on every day interruptions and drug addiction triggers.

For instance, someone or some situation in one's environment could be the real cause of one's drug use. If the person returns to this each day while in drug rehab, all gains will be lost and most will normally relapse. There are also various lengths of stay even in inpatient and residential drug rehabilitation programs, with treatment curriculums ranging from 30 days to up to a year for some. As a rule of thumb, a person who is set on fixing addiction problems once and for all should remain in drug rehab as long as it takes. A month in treatment is hardly enough time to even recover physically from chronic substance abuse. A substantial amount of time is essential, even months in some cases, to benefit from intensive therapy and other treatment tools to heal psychologically and emotionally so that one can truly make a fresh start once treatment is complete.

The expense of drug rehab can fluctuate considerably of course, depending on the facilities provided, length of stay, etc. While price should never be an impediment to getting life-saving treatment in drug rehab, it is a logistic that some may have concern over. After all, addiction is inclined to exhaust all sources and it can be tough to pay for drug rehab when the time comes. Thankfully, most private drug rehabilitation programs accept many types of private health insurance as well as Medicare and Medicaid. Some drug treatment programs will even work with people to either offer payment assistance or offer a sliding fee scale based mostly off of one's income and individual circumstances. Addicted persons and their loved ones will find that treatment counselors are more than willing to help provide solutions and support to get the logistical and financial issues resolved so that these are not a barrier to getting the individuals started in drug rehab.

If an individual you know is addicted to drugs but will not readily accept the offer to go to drug treatment, drug interventions are a last ditch yet helpful method of helping persuade them to do so. Drug rehab programs in Athens work closely with professional drug interventionists who are skilled and experienced in getting people to treatment successfully. An intervention is a tool which can help drug addicted individuals see past the immediate need to satiate their drug habit, and comprehend the gift that is being supplied to them which can help them make a healthier and productive life for themselves.

If you or an individual you know would like help, get in touch with a treatment counselor at a drug rehab to get any concerns answered and any help needed to get the process started right away. The faster the particular person is in drug rehab, the sooner they can be back in the game of life and winning.


Additional Information on Drug Addiction and Treatment

20 treatment listings in or near Athens, Alabama:

  • Family Life Center
    Family Life Center is a Substance Abuse Treatment Facility that is located at:

    410 South Jefferson Street
    Athens, AL. 35611

    If you would like to contact Family Life Center, you can reach them at 256-216-3917.

    Family Life Center offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)
  • MHCNCA Inc
    MHCNCA Inc is a Substance Abuse Treatment Center that is located at:

    1307 East Elm Street
    Athens, AL. 35611

    If you would like to contact MHCNCA Inc, you can reach them at 256-232-3661.

    MHCNCA Inc offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance
  • Health Connect America
    14.7 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Health Connect America is a Drug and Alcohol Rehab that is located at:

    801 Church Street NE
    Decatur, AL. 35603

    If you would like to contact Health Connect America, you can reach them at 256-274-8222 x101.

    Health Connect America offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Adolescents, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)
  • Mental Health Center of NCA Inc
    16.2 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Mental Health Center of NCA Inc is a Drug Recovery Program that is located at:

    1315 13th Avenue SE
    Decatur, AL. 35601

    If you would like to contact Mental Health Center of NCA Inc, you can reach them at 256-350-1935.

    Mental Health Center of NCA Inc offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance
  • MHCNCA Inc
    20 miles from Athens, Alabama
    MHCNCA Inc is an Addiction Recovery Program that is located at:

    4110 U.S. Highway 31 South
    Decatur, AL. 35603

    If you would like to contact MHCNCA Inc, you can reach them at 256-260-1691.

    MHCNCA Inc offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)
  • Huntsville Recovery Inc
    22.3 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Huntsville Recovery Inc is an Addiction Recovery Facility that is located at:

    4040 Independence Drive
    Huntsville, AL. 35816

    If you would like to contact Huntsville Recovery Inc, you can reach them at 256-721-1940.

    Huntsville Recovery Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid
  • Creekside Retreat
    23.5 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Creekside Retreat is a Drug Addiction Treatment Facility that is located at:

    39 Stevens Hollow Road
    Taft, TN. 38488

    If you would like to contact Creekside Retreat, you can reach them at 931-425-0589.

    Creekside Retreat offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Hospital Inpatient, Residential Short-Term Treatment (30 Days Or Less), Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Men, Residential Beds For Clients Children
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • Pathfinder Inc
    24.1 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Pathfinder Inc is a Drug Abuse Treatment Program that is located at:

    3104 Ivy Avenue SW
    Huntsville, AL. 35805

    If you would like to contact Pathfinder Inc, you can reach them at 256-534-7644.

    Pathfinder Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Halfway House, Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days), Men
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment
  • Crisis Residential Center
    24.4 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Crisis Residential Center is an Addiction Recovery Facility that is located at:

    3911 Triana Boulevard SW
    Huntsville, AL. 35805

    If you would like to contact Crisis Residential Center, you can reach them at 256-217-9958 x35.

    Crisis Residential Center offers the following treatment services: Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, 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), Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)
  • Huntsville Metro Treatment Center
    24.6 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Huntsville Metro Treatment Center is a Drug Addiction Treatment Program that is located at:

    2227 Drake Avenue
    Huntsville, AL. 35805

    If you would like to contact Huntsville Metro Treatment Center, you can reach them at 256-881-1311.

    Huntsville Metro Treatment Center offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Detoxification, Methadone Detoxification, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Women, Men, Criminal Justice Clients
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment
  • Huntsville Hospital
    25.3 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Huntsville Hospital is a Drug Rehabilitation Program that is located at:

    101 Sivley SW Road
    Huntsville, AL. 35801

    If you would like to contact Huntsville Hospital, you can reach them at 256-265-8123.

    Huntsville Hospital offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Seniors/Older Adults, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • Centerstone Giles County
    25.5 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Centerstone Giles County is a Drug Recovery Facility that is located at:

    1002 Brindley Drive
    Pulaski, TN. 38478

    If you would like to contact Centerstone Giles County, you can reach them at 931-363-5438.

    Centerstone Giles County offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • WellStone Behavioral Health
    26.3 miles from Athens, Alabama
    WellStone Behavioral Health is a Drug Abuse Rehab Center that is located at:

    4040 Memorial Parkway SW
    Huntsville, AL. 35802

    If you would like to contact WellStone Behavioral Health, you can reach them at 256-533-1970.

    WellStone Behavioral Health offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Seniors/Older Adults, Criminal Justice Clients, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, 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)
  • Mental Health Center of Madison County
    26.3 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Mental Health Center of Madison County is a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Program that is located at:

    4040 Memorial Parkway SW
    Huntsville, AL. 35802

    If you would like to contact Mental Health Center of Madison County, you can reach them at 256-532-4141.

    Mental Health Center of Madison County offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    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), Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)
  • Crestwood Medical Center of Huntsville
    26.3 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Crestwood Medical Center of Huntsville is a Drug Recovery Facility that is located at:

    1 Hospital Drive
    Huntsville, AL. 35801

    If you would like to contact Crestwood Medical Center of Huntsville, you can reach them at 256-429-5492.

    Crestwood Medical Center of Huntsville offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Detoxification, Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • Crestwood Medical Center
    26.4 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Crestwood Medical Center is a Drug Abuse Rehab Center that is located at:

    1 Hospital Drive SW
    Huntsville, AL. 35801

    If you would like to contact Crestwood Medical Center, you can reach them at 256-429-5480.

    Crestwood Medical Center offers the following treatment services: Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • Lawrence County
    27.8 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Lawrence County is a Drug Rehab Program that is located at:

    295 Hospital Street
    Moulton, AL. 35650

    If you would like to contact Lawrence County, you can reach them at 256-260-7322.

    Lawrence County offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Seniors/Older Adults, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)
  • Centerstone Lawrence County
    33.7 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Centerstone Lawrence County is a Substance Abuse Treatment Facility that is located at:

    1090 Old Florence Road
    Lawrenceburg, TN. 38464

    If you would like to contact Centerstone Lawrence County, you can reach them at 931-762-6505.

    Centerstone Lawrence County offers the following treatment services: Outpatient
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • A New Beginning
    37.1 miles from Athens, Alabama
    A New Beginning is a Drug Abuse Rehab Center that is located at:

    122 Helton Court
    Florence, AL. 35630

    If you would like to contact A New Beginning, you can reach them at 256-381-0013.

    A New Beginning offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Halfway House, Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days), Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Women, Criminal Justice Clients
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment
  • Shoals Treatment Center
    37.9 miles from Athens, Alabama
    Shoals Treatment Center is a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Program that is located at:

    3430 North Jackson Highway
    Sheffield, AL. 35660

    If you would like to contact Shoals Treatment Center, you can reach them at 256-383-6646.

    Shoals Treatment Center offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Women, Men
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicare, Private Health Insurance