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All about Drug Treatment in Richfield

Use and abuse of drugs is not only harmful to physical health, but also, has far reaching effects on the mental stability of the person. Drugs cause problems the user as well as their immediate family and friends. Drug abuse and addiction has often torn many families apart. Fortunately help can be obtained, but the first step towards recovery lies in admitting that there is a drug abuse problem. This is where the value of a supportive and loving family and friends becomes apparant. In absence of a support system, it can be very hard for an addict to find enough courage to accept the existence of a problem. Family acts as a motivating factor which steers the addict toward recovery.

Is Attending A Rehab Program Necessary?

Absolutely! The process of drug rehabilitation is very complicated and requires the help of skilled professionals. Additionally, the entire procedure demands a high level of commitment, which is more possible in the structured setting of a drug rehab center.

Going to a rehab facility in Richfield will let the patient mingle with people suffering from similar or worse cases of addiction. This gives patients hope and assurance that they are not alone.

How Long Is A Drug Rehab In Richfield?

The length of a drug rehab facility depends on the type and severity of addiction and on the willingness of the addict to work with the program. A simple detox program takes around three days . However, detoxing the body of existing drugs is not the only goal of a rehab center.

The main goal of any rehab facility in Richfield is to assure that the patient is free from drugs, and able to live a healthy productive life without risk of a relapse. There is no distinct time limit to drug rehabilitation, it depends on the specific person. Some might find it helpful to participate in meetings and support groups long after their stint in the rehab. Others might choose to discontinue the program after detoxification and recovery from painful withdrawal symptoms.

Most rehab centers in Richfield offer either short term programs or long term programs. In short term treatment programs, the addict lives in the rehab facility for a period of one or two months. During this time, the patient undergoes a complete detoxification and is educated about addiction and how it occurs. The patient learns about handling stress, peer pressure and is encouraged to open up about problems. A short term rehab program is more effective than solely a three day detox, and greatly minimizes the chance of a relapse.

A long term rehabilitation facility stretches for three months to a year or more. Usually addicts prone to relapses are recommended for such a program. This facility promotes addicts to live independently by letting them take part in household responsibilities, learn vocational skills in addition to group therapy. Living in a long term rehabilitation program acclimatizes addicts with the idea of adjusting in normal society after the rehab program. Such facilities are designed to lower the rate of relapses.

In Closing

An ideally suited drug rehabilitation center should treat a patient's addiction, as well as take measures to prevent relapses. Along with therapy it is important that addicts be treated with care and respect to help encourage them through the program.

6 treatment listings in or near Richfield, Utah:

  • Center for Change
    Center for Change is a Drug and Alcohol Addiction Recovery Program that is located at:

    1790 North State Street
    Orem, UT. 84057

    If you would like to contact Center for Change, you can reach them at 888-224-8250.

    Center for Change offers the following treatment services: Mental Health Services, Outpatient, Hospital Inpatient, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Military Insurance, Private Health Insurance, Self Payment
  • Salt Lake County Youth Services
    Salt Lake County Youth Services is a Drug Rehab and Alcohol Rehabilitation Program that is located at:

    1262 West 12700 South
    Riverton, UT. 84065

    If you would like to contact Salt Lake County Youth Services, you can reach them at 385-468-4500.

    Salt Lake County Youth Services offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Adolescents, Persons with Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Gays and Lesbians, ASL or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired, Spanish
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Payment Assistance
  • Discovery House UC Inc
    Discovery House UC Inc is a Drug and Alcohol Addiction Treatment Facility that is located at:

    714 South State Street
    Orem, UT. 84058

    If you would like to contact Discovery House UC Inc, you can reach them at 801-426-6565.

    Discovery House UC Inc offers the following treatment services: Methadone Maintenance, Outpatient, Women, Men, DUI/DWI Offenders
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Private Health Insurance, Self Payment
  • First Step House
    First Step House is a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Program that is located at:

    440 South 500 East
    Salt Lake City, UT. 84102

    If you would like to contact First Step House, you can reach them at 801-359-8862 x2113.

    First Step House offers the following treatment services: Halfway House, Residential Short-Term Treatment (30 days or less), Residential Long-Term Treatment (more than 30 days), Persons with Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Men, Criminal Justice Clients, ASL or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Sliding Fee Scale, Payment Assistance
  • Bountiful Treatment Center
    Bountiful Treatment Center is a Drug and Alcohol Rehab Facility that is located at:

    146 West 300 South
    Bountiful, UT. 84010

    If you would like to contact Bountiful Treatment Center, you can reach them at 801-292-2318.

    Bountiful Treatment Center offers the following treatment services: Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification, Outpatient
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment
  • GMS Counseling LLC
    GMS Counseling LLC is a Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehabilitation Center that is located at:

    3505 Grant Avenue
    Ogden, UT. 84401

    If you would like to contact GMS Counseling LLC, you can reach them at 801-621-1901.

    GMS Counseling LLC offers the following treatment services: Outpatient, Adolescents, Persons with Co-occurring Mental and Substance Abuse Disorders, Women, Men, DUI/DWI Offenders, Criminal Justice Clients
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment