Facts

  • Some tablets sold as ecstasy do not contain any Ecstasy at all, but instead are an assortment of undesirable drugs and substances, such as paracetamol, ibuprofen, talcum powder, etc.
  • The signs and symptoms of a Lortab overdose are similar to that of a heroin overdose, and the individual will become extremely sleepy and may struggle to stay conscious.
  • Withdrawal symptoms associated with OxyContin may include restlessness, muscle and bone pain, insomnia, diarrhea, vomiting, cold flashes, and involuntary leg movements.
  • Oxycontin withdrawal symptoms can be mild or extremely severe, depending on how much and how long and individual has taken the drug.

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Drug Rehab in Wyoming

There are many different types of substances of abuse that anybody can become addicted to in Wyoming. Illicit street drugs such as cocaine, heroin, marijuana and methamphetamine are no longer the only drug threats because of the significant rise in prescription drug abuse within the past several years. Newly emerging designer drugs have also become a severe problem, such as the stimulant drug known as "bath salts" and synthetic versions of marijuana known as "spice" and "K2" which are being bought legally in specialty shops across the nation. Just as rates of drug abuse and addiction are on the rise, so are rates of persons needing and wanting to get effective help.

Drug and Alcohol rehab programs in Wyoming can help people by not only helping them to abstain from using drugs, but also help them through the difficult detox and withdrawal process. When the physical element of addiction is handled, drug treatment counselors will assist recovering addicts uncover the reasons of how they let themselves become addicted to drugs to begin with, which will ensure they don't fall prey to the same traps and pitfalls in the future. When a person attempts to quit on their own, they will not only find it very hard if not impossible to not succumb to the extreme drug cravings, but they will also have to endure the physical and psychological symptoms of withdrawal alone, which can often be extremely punishing. If not in a drug rehab setting, and with easy access to one's drug of choice, it can be easy enough to give in to the pressure and use again. This is why it is very important for people to know that professional help does exist, and there is a way out of the seemingly never-ending cycle of drug addiction.

The way to stop the cycle of addiction is to expose and resolve the elements in one's life which made drugs a solution, and then learning new solutions and coping mechanisms to better handle these factors when they pop up in the future. Some drug treatment facilities only work on the physical aspect of addiction, and leave it up to the addicted individual to sort out their psychological and emotional ties to drugs. A drug detox facility or short term drug treatment center for example ordinarily only helps individuals overcome the physical aspect of addiction and gets them to stop using drugs for a period of time. However, there is a lot more to address if one wants to remain abstinent and be able to do it with confidence and resolve. This is why it is important that individuals choose the appropriate kind of drug rehab program that is going to go the distance in getting all important issues addressed and resolved through education, counseling and other rehabilitation methods for as long as it takes to reach this point.

Since approaching addiction in this way is verified to be the most successful drug rehabilitation approach, addicted individuals who want to receive the most effective help should consider taking part in treatment at an inpatient or residential drug rehab facility in Wyoming. There are a number of reasons why these types of rehab facilities offer the most effective treatment, but first and foremost the treatment environment in itself is one of the most important elements of treatment to factor in. A drug treatment program will provide the best results when the recovering addict can completely involve themselves in recovery and self betterment. Outpatient drug rehabilitation programs often don't provide desirable results and set a person up for relapse, because they are not completely able to focus on treatment and then they return home to things which may trigger their addiction. If in a residential or inpatient drug rehabilitation setting this is of course not the case, in addition to the advantage of not having any access to drugs but having access to positive support and care around the clock.

An additional factor which is often a predictor of whether or not an individual will find good results through treatment at a drug rehab in Wyoming is the length of time they stay in treatment. It has been confirmed time and time again that outcomes will be commensurate with the intensity and length of treatment. If one critical issue is left unresolved while in drug rehab, this can set the person up for failure and relapse. Treating addiction can be a complex task, as not everyone has the same troubles to deal with and the same inner battles to fight. This is why the best treatment plan will ensure that there is no time frame on one's drug rehab process, and makes it possible for each particular person to take the time to tackle all aspects of their own addiction at their own pace.

If you or a loved one in Wyoming is battling an addiction to anything, whether it is illicit street drugs, prescription drugs or any other substance of abuse, speak with a substance abuse counselor right away. Find out which drug treatment facilities exist in your area and select one which will be the most effective for your circumstances.

Treatment Listings in Wyoming:
  • Jackson Hole
    640 East Broadway Jackson WY., 83001
  • Volunteers of America Northern Rockies
    3322 Strahan Parkway Sheridan WY., 82801
  • High Country Behavioral Health
    24 Country Club Lane Pinedale Wyoming, 82941
  • Transitions Family Counseling and
    336 South Jackson Street Casper Wyoming, 82601
  • Cedar Mountain Center at
    707 Sheridan Avenue Cody WY., 82414
  • Family Dynamics Counseling Inc
    4000 Dewar Drive Rock Springs WY., 82901