Questions Tagged With drug-treatment

Outpatient vs. Intensive Outpatient Treatment

Last updated Nov. 26, 2017, 4:17 p.m.

What is the difference between outpatient treatment and "intensive" outpatient treatment, for drug addiction? We are looking at options for local outpatient treatment centers and therapy/counseling for addiction treatment. Rehab isn't needed this time, and meetings weren't really enough last time. W

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How much does drug detox cost?

Last updated Nov. 26, 2017, 4:14 p.m.

What is the typical price range for drug detox programs?

Requirements for IOP (Intensive Outpatient program)

Last updated March 27, 2017, 11:53 p.m.

What are the requirements for "intensive" outpatient programs, compared to outpatient programs? If I ...

IOP programs, which provide intensive treatment while still allowing participation in work, school, and community, are available for some candidates for substance abuse treatment, based on clinical assessment.

What is the ACS clinical credential?

Last updated Dec. 26, 2016, 8:02 p.m.

What does "ACS" mean attached to a clinical drug counselor's name?

What is Medical Detox?

Last updated July 28, 2016, 5:26 p.m.

What is Medical Detox? How is it different from drug or alcohol detox?

Patient Brokering and Drug Treatment

Last updated April 18, 2016, 8:29 p.m.

What is "patient brokering" in drug treatment?

Defining the controversial topic of "patient brokering" in the substance abuse treatment field.

12 Step Meetings for Dentists

Last updated Jan. 27, 2016, 9:41 p.m.

Do dentists have their own AA or 12 step meetings for substance abuse problems?

What is "Intensive Outpatient Therapy"

Last updated June 23, 2014, 2:49 p.m.

How is it different from rehab?

What do you do if you need help, but can't afford drug treatment?

Last updated Aug. 19, 2013, 8:10 p.m.

A lot of addicts know they need help, but simply can't afford it. What are the available options for those with financial problems? Is there such thing as financial aid for drug treatment?

Serenity Prayer

Last updated July 31, 2013, 8:38 p.m.

What is the official/exact/original/accurate Serenity Prayer?

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How much does drug rehab cost?

Last updated June 13, 2013, 4:31 p.m.

What is the typical price range of drug rehab programs?

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Is drug detox safe for pregnant women?

Last updated May 23, 2013, 11:26 p.m.

How necessary is drug detox for women who are pregnant? Is it safe for the unborn baby?

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Does drug detox make you sick?

Last updated April 9, 2013, 6:21 p.m.

I understand how hard it is to check yourself into a detox program, but is detox itself physically demanding? How bad does it get?

What is NA?

Last updated Sept. 11, 2012, 3:14 p.m.

What is NA (Narcotics Anonymous)?

What is the difference between AA and NA?

Last updated June 6, 2012, 6:14 p.m.

How do AA (Alcoholics Anonymous) and NA (Narcotics Anonymous) programs differ?

What is a 12-step program?

Last updated May 9, 2012, 12:15 p.m.

What is a 12-step program? Are there different ones?

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What is the difference between drug detox, drug rehab, and drug treatment?

Last updated May 7, 2012, 4:02 p.m.

I hear people use the words detoxification ("detox"), rehabilitation ("rehab"), and treatment to describe the same things. What's the difference between them? Where do they overlap?

How do you know if you need to go to rehab for drugs or alcohol?

Last updated April 30, 2012, 8:23 p.m.

Is rehab for everyone? Who needs it most? Can an addict have a successful recovery from drug or alcohol abuse without it?

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Does insurance cover the cost of drug treatment?

Last updated April 17, 2012, 3:10 p.m.

Drug treatment can be an expensive commitment, especially when it comes to inpatient programs. Do insurance companies cover the costs of drug treatment, including detoxification (detox), rehabilitation (rehab), aftercare, and any medication along the way?

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How long does drug rehab take?

Last updated April 16, 2012, 5:30 p.m.

When people say they are "going to rehab" for drug abuse, how long does it usually take? Are all programs the same?

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Are there private drug treatment programs?

Last updated April 13, 2012, 1:12 p.m.

Say you want complete privacy during detox or rehab, are there one-patient programs available?

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How long does drug detox take?

Last updated April 12, 2012, 11:22 a.m.

How long does it take the body to detox from drugs? Why do some people spend far more time in detox than others?

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