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  • Most heroin sold on the street sell is in the form of a powder, which varies in color from white to dark brown because of additives and impurities.
  • Parents who don't understand or consider the risks associated with giving prescription drugs to a teenager or other family member for whom the medication was not prescribed are putting these individuals at risk of adverse affects of prescription drug use as well as dependence and addiction.
  • Only heroin, which is almost identical in terms of chemical structure to morphine, can be closely compared when considering dependence liability.
  • Opiates can make a person feel nauseous, even someone who has been given opiates by a doctor which is one of the reasons many people don't like taking them.

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Scott, MS. - Gays and Lesbians

Gays and lesbians who develop problems with drug addiction have the option of going to a drug treatment center that is specially designed for them. Choosing to enroll into one of these programs is a great first step towards recovery. While in treatment recovering addicts not only deal with their problems with drugs and/or alcohol but also handle other emotional and personal issues they are struggling with. Gays and Lesbians in treatment examine how their destructive behavior was a result of inner feelings left unresolved. Counseling and/or therapy aids in resolving issues with shame, Isolation, feelings of rejection, discomfort in one's own skin, etc. Once treatment is complete they will be able to feel stronger about who they are and know that drugs and alcohol is not the solution.

  • Jefferson Comprehensive
    69.5 miles from Scott, Mississippi
    Jefferson Comprehensive is a Drug Abuse Treatment Center that is located at:

    2304 West 29th Avenue
    Pine Bluff, AR. 71603

    If you would like to contact Jefferson Comprehensive, you can reach them at 870-247-5222.

    Jefferson Comprehensive offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Adolescents, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Women, Men, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Criminal Justice Clients
    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)