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Questions to Ask Opioid Rehab Centers Before you Enter One

Opioid addiction is a serious and growing program affecting communities. Getting treatment from an opioid rehab center gives you the best chance of beating this addiction, but how do you choose the right one? There are a few questions you need to ask before entering treatment, in order to make sure it is right for you.

What Treatment Program do You Use?

There are multiple treatment approaches to opioid addiction. These may include:

  • Detox and medication only
  • Detox and counseling only
  • Medication assisted therapy which combines detox, medications and counseling
  • Holistic practices
  • Alternative treatments
  • Any combination of these

Knowing what treatment programs an opioid rehab uses allows you to better choose the right center for you.

Is your Treatment Program Backed by Science?

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Knowing what you need and want from rehab will ensure you choose the best program for you.

Choosing an opiate rehab center that offers programs backed by science gives you the ability to have realistic expectations. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, treatment programs founded in science use medications, behavioral therapies, or both. Some of the behavioral therapies include:

All of these therapies are scientifically backed and can help you recover from opiate addiction successfully when included in a treatment program.

Do Alternative Treatments Fit into your Program?

All addicts seeking recovery come from different backgrounds, practice different faiths, and have different requirements in their care. This why alternative treatments exist. These may include:

All of these things can be effective in the right patients. Finding a rehab center that includes non-traditional treatments gives you that many more opportunities for real recovery. For help finding a treatment center that meets your needs, call 800-481-6320Who Answers?.

Does the Program Evolve with the Patient?

There are numerous variables that affect every stage of treatment. As a person advances through their recovery, they may find that they have different needs and there may be complications that need to be addressed. For this reason, you should look for an opioid rehab center that offers flexibility.

Are you Accredited?

Finding a rehab center that is accredited is also essential. In order to maintain accreditation, these centers must adhere to strict guidelines and maintain facilities that are sterile and safe. This allows you to feel confident that you are receiving the best care possible.

What to Ask Before Entering a Rehab Center

How Long are Your Treatment Programs?

All addiction experts agree that the length of recovery has a profound impact on the outcome. According to the New York State Department of Health, the most effective opioid rehabs include average stays of 20 to 40 days. This allows the treatment you need without being overly lengthy.  Some treatment centers also have long term treatment should you need it.

Where to Find the Right Treatment Program

Asking all of these questions can help you feel secure that you are choosing the right opioid rehab center for you. However, it can take a long time to locate all of the centers available and ask all of them these questions.

Fortunately, there is an easier way to find the right treatment program for you. Call us at 800-481-6320Who Answers? and our professional staff can assist you in finding the treatment help that best fits your needs.

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