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Drug Rehab in Whittier

Struggling with any sort of drug addiction is a large burden to carry, and one which comes with many consequences if left unresolved. People with the greatest of intentions who want to stop typically try and do so numerous times over with no success, and wind up just dropping deeper into a life of addiction. There are factors why individuals cannot quit on their own, and these reasons are what make drug treatment in Whittier a more helpful and established method of resolving drug addiction.

The added benefits of a drug rehab in Whittier include having the support and tools at hand to resolve any complications and challenges that may arise in the course of detox and withdrawal, as well as the option to address the real problems that triggered drug addiction which are generally not physical ones at all. For example, many men and women become involved in substance abuse to mask and stay away from serious problems in their lives. If one only makes an attempt to overcome the physical urges and such on one's own, they really aren't making any headway at actually resolving the psychological and emotional issues, that once resolved, will assure long-term sobriety.

Once a particular person comes to terms with the truth that they need help to resolve drug addiction, the next step is selecting the appropriate drug rehab for them. Some drug rehabilitation programs don't call for any form of inpatient stay and provide services on an outpatient basis for instance. At this form of drug rehab the particular person receives treatment in the course of the day and returns home in the evening. While this kind of drug rehab may seem practical, it will not offer the ideal treatment environment for someone who needs to step away from drug influences and other conditions which could compromise one's sobriety. The most confirmed and successful treatment settings are those which involve an inpatient or residential stay, so that the individual can focus entirely on bettering themselves and healing from addiction, not on every day distractions and drug addiction triggers.

For example, somebody or some situation in one's environment could be the precise 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 different lengths of stay even in inpatient and residential drug treatment programs, with treatment curriculums ranging from 30 days to up to a year for some. As a rule of thumb, someone who is set on resolving addiction issues once and for all should remain in drug rehab as long as it requires. A month in treatment is barely enough time to even recover physically from persistent substance abuse. A substantial amount of time is required, even months in some instances, to benefit from intensive therapy and other treatment tools to heal psychologically and emotionally so that one can genuinely make a clean start once treatment is finished.

The price of drug rehab can fluctuate substantially of course, depending on the amenities provided, length of stay, etc. While cost should never be an obstacle to getting life-saving treatment in drug rehab, it is a logistic that some may have concern over. After all, addiction is likely to exhaust all resources and it can be challenging to pay for drug rehab when the time comes. Luckily, most private drug rehabilitation programs accept many forms of private health insurance as well as Medicare and Medicaid. Some drug rehab programs will even work with individuals to either provide payment assistance or offer a sliding fee scale primarily based off of one's income and individual circumstances. Addicted people and their family members will find that treatment counselors are more than prepared to help offer solutions and support to get the logistical and financial concerns resolved so that these are not a barrier to getting the individuals started in drug rehab.

If a person you know is addicted to drugs but will not easily accept the offer to go to drug treatment, drug interventions are a last ditch yet effective method of helping persuade them to do so. Drug treatment programs in Whittier work along with professional drug interventionists who are trained and seasoned in getting individuals to treatment effectively. An intervention is a tool which can help drug addicted individuals see past the immediate need to satiate their drug habit, and notice the gift that is being provided to them which can help them make a healthier and fruitful life for themselves.

If you or a person 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 course of action started right away. The faster the individual is in drug rehab, the quicker they can be back in the game of life and winning.


Additional Information on Drug Addiction and Treatment

20 treatment listings in or near Whittier, California:

  • Whole Child
    Whole Child is a Drug Rehabilitation Center that is located at:

    10155 Colima Road
    Whittier, CA. 90603

    If you would like to contact Whole Child, you can reach them at 562-692-0383.

    Whole Child offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Gays And Lesbians, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors), Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)
  • CA Diversion Intervention Foundation
    CA Diversion Intervention Foundation is a Drug Abuse Treatment Facility that is located at:

    7336 South Painter Avenue
    Whittier, CA. 90602

    If you would like to contact CA Diversion Intervention Foundation, you can reach them at 800-842-9089.

    CA Diversion Intervention Foundation offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Criminal Justice Clients, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)
  • Southern CA Alcohol and Drug Prog Inc
    Southern CA Alcohol and Drug Prog Inc is a Drug Treatment Program that is located at:

    12322 Clearglen Street
    Whittier, CA. 90604

    If you would like to contact Southern CA Alcohol and Drug Prog Inc, you can reach them at 562-947-3835.

    Southern CA Alcohol and Drug Prog Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days), Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Women, Men, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish, Other Languages
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors), Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)
  • Safety Consultant Services
    Safety Consultant Services is a Drug Rehabilitation Center that is located at:

    13501 East Whittier Boulevard
    Whittier, CA. 90605

    If you would like to contact Safety Consultant Services, you can reach them at 562-945-2493.

    Safety Consultant Services offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Women, Men, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment
  • LA CADA
    LA CADA is a Drug Addiction Treatment Facility that is located at:

    14100 Glengyle Street
    Whittier, CA. 90604

    If you would like to contact LA CADA, you can reach them at 562-777-1222.

    LA CADA 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, Men, Criminal Justice Clients
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment
  • Helpline Youth Counseling Inc
    Helpline Youth Counseling Inc is a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Facility that is located at:

    14181 Telegraph Road
    Whittier, CA. 90604

    If you would like to contact Helpline Youth Counseling Inc, you can reach them at 562-273-0722.

    Helpline Youth Counseling Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Adolescents, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)
  • ADAPT Aware Zone Inc
    ADAPT Aware Zone Inc is a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Program that is located at:

    13211 Whittier Boulevard
    Whittier, CA. 90602

    If you would like to contact ADAPT Aware Zone Inc, you can reach them at 562-698-0474.

    ADAPT Aware Zone Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment
  • SPIRITT Family Services
    SPIRITT Family Services is a Drug Abuse Rehab Program that is located at:

    8000 Painter Avenue
    Whittier, CA. 90602

    If you would like to contact SPIRITT Family Services, you can reach them at 562-903-7000 x123.

    SPIRITT Family Services offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)
  • LA Centers for Alcohol and Drug Abuse
    2.2 miles from Whittier, California
    LA Centers for Alcohol and Drug Abuse is a Substance Abuse Treatment Facility that is located at:

    10425 South Painter Avenue
    Santa Fe Springs, CA. 90670

    If you would like to contact LA Centers for Alcohol and Drug Abuse, you can reach them at 562-906-2685.

    LA Centers for Alcohol and Drug Abuse offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days), Persons With Hiv/Aids, Gays And Lesbians, Women, Men
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Private Health Insurance, Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)
  • Los Angeles Centers for AOD Abuse
    3.2 miles from Whittier, California
    Los Angeles Centers for AOD Abuse is an Addiction Recovery Facility that is located at:

    11015 Bloomfield Avenue
    Santa Fe Springs, CA. 90670

    If you would like to contact Los Angeles Centers for AOD Abuse, you can reach them at 562-906-2686.

    Los Angeles Centers for AOD Abuse 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, Women, Men, Criminal Justice Clients
    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)
  • Metropolitan State Hospital
    3.5 miles from Whittier, California
    Metropolitan State Hospital is a Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Program that is located at:

    11401 South Bloomfield Avenue
    Norwalk, CA. 90650

    If you would like to contact Metropolitan State Hospital, you can reach them at 562-863-7011.

    Metropolitan State Hospital offers the following treatment services: Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Medicare
  • New Directions
    3.8 miles from Whittier, California
    New Directions is an Addiction Treatment Program that is located at:

    12627 Santa Gertrudes Avenue
    La Mirada, CA. 90638

    If you would like to contact New Directions, you can reach them at 562-943-6000.

    New Directions offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Adolescents, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Gays And Lesbians, Seniors/Older Adults, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Women, Men, Criminal Justice Clients, Spanish, Other Languages
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance
  • El Dorado Community Service Center
    4 miles from Whittier, California
    El Dorado Community Service Center is a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Center that is located at:

    5200 San Gabriel Place
    Pico Rivera, CA. 90660

    If you would like to contact El Dorado Community Service Center, you can reach them at 562-222-1331.

    El Dorado Community Service Center offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Detoxification, Methadone Detoxification, Outpatient, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Private Health Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income And Other Factors)
  • SPIRITT Family Services
    5.5 miles from Whittier, California
    SPIRITT Family Services is an Addiction Treatment Facility that is located at:

    147 South 6th Avenue
    La Puente, CA. 91746

    If you would like to contact SPIRITT Family Services, you can reach them at 626-968-0041.

    SPIRITT Family Services offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Adolescents, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid
  • Enki La Puente Valley MH Center
    5.5 miles from Whittier, California
    Enki La Puente Valley MH Center is an Addiction Recovery Program that is located at:

    160 South 7th Avenue
    La Puente, CA. 91744

    If you would like to contact Enki La Puente Valley MH Center, you can reach them at 626-961-8971.

    Enki La Puente Valley MH Center offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Seniors/Older Adults, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish, Other Languages
    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), Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)
  • Twin Palms Recovery Center
    5.7 miles from Whittier, California
    Twin Palms Recovery Center is a Drug Addiction Treatment Program that is located at:

    218 North Glendora Avenue
    La Puente, CA. 91744

    If you would like to contact Twin Palms Recovery Center, you can reach them at 626-968-8875.

    Twin Palms Recovery Center offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Dui/Dwi Offenders, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment
  • Downey Community Health Center
    6.3 miles from Whittier, California
    Downey Community Health Center is a Drug Rehab Service that is located at:

    8425 Iowa Street
    Downey, CA. 90241

    If you would like to contact Downey Community Health Center, you can reach them at 562-862-6506 x23.

    Downey Community Health Center offers the following treatment services: Seniors/Older Adults
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance
  • Casitas Esperanza
    6.4 miles from Whittier, California
    Casitas Esperanza is a Drug Treatment Center that is located at:

    11927 Elliott Avenue
    El Monte, CA. 91732

    If you would like to contact Casitas Esperanza, you can reach them at 626-350-5304 x526.

    Casitas Esperanza offers the following treatment services:
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance
  • Southern CA Alcohol and Drug Programs
    6.7 miles from Whittier, California
    Southern CA Alcohol and Drug Programs is a Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Program that is located at:

    11500 Paramount Boulevard
    Downey, CA. 90241

    If you would like to contact Southern CA Alcohol and Drug Programs, you can reach them at 562-949-5358.

    Southern CA Alcohol and Drug Programs offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Outpatient, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)
  • Child Guidance Center Inc
    6.8 miles from Whittier, California
    Child Guidance Center Inc is a Drug Recovery Facility that is located at:

    6301 Beach Boulevard
    Buena Park, CA. 90621

    If you would like to contact Child Guidance Center Inc, you can reach them at 714-736-0231.

    Child Guidance Center Inc offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish, Other Languages
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid