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All about Drug Treatment in Texarkana

Drug abuse is not only harmful to physical health, but also, has far reaching effects on the mental stability of the drug user. Drugs cause problems the user as well as to all those that care about him. Addiction has ripped many families apart. Fortunately help is available, however the initial step towards getting help starts with admitting that there is a drug abuse problem. This is where the value of a supportive and loving family becomes evident. Without some sort of a support system, it can be challenging for the addict to find enough courage to accept help for their problem. Family and friends can be a motivating factor which steers the addict toward the path of recovery.

Is Attending A Rehab Center Necessary?

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

Going to a rehab facility in Texarkana 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 Texarkana?

The duration 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 detoxification program takes around three days or so. However, detoxing the body of existing drugs is not the only goal of a rehab center.

The main goal of any rehab facility in Texarkana is to assure that the patient is free from drugs, and capable of living a productive and healthy life without risk of a relapse. There is no exact time frame to drug treatment, it depends on the specific person. Some might find it helpful to attend 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 Texarkana offer either short term programs or long term programs. In short term treatment programs, the addict resides in the rehab facility for a period of one or two months. During this time, the patient goes through a complete detoxification and is educated about addiction and its various causes. The patient learns about handling stress, peer pressure and is encouraged to talk about personal issues. A short term residential program is more effective than solely a three to five day detox, and greatly lowers 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 this kind of program. This facility promotes addicts to live independently by letting them take part in household duties, learn vocational skills while also participating in group therapy. Living in a long term residential program acclimatizes addicts with the idea of adjusting in normal society after the rehab program. Such facilities are intended to lower the rate of relapses.

In Closing

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

6 treatment listings in or near Texarkana, Arkansas:

  • SW Arkansas Counseling and MHC Inc
    SW Arkansas Counseling and MHC Inc is a Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehabilitation Program that is located at:

    2904 Arkansas Boulevard
    Texarkana, AR. 71854

    If you would like to contact SW Arkansas Counseling and MHC Inc, you can reach them at 870-773-4655.

    SW Arkansas Counseling and MHC Inc 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: Military Insurance, Private Health Insurance, Self Payment, Sliding Fee Scale
  • Preferred Family Health
    Preferred Family Health is a Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehabilitation Center that is located at:

    4323 Jefferson Avenue
    Texarkana, AR. 71854

    If you would like to contact Preferred Family Health, you can reach them at 870-773-0700.

    Preferred Family Health offers the following treatment services: Mental Health Services, Outpatient
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Medicare, Military Insurance, Private Health Insurance, Self Payment
  • Southwest Arkansas Counseling MHC Inc
    Southwest Arkansas Counseling MHC Inc is a Drug and Alcohol Rehab that is located at:

    7000 North State Line Avenue
    Texarkana, AR. 71854

    If you would like to contact Southwest Arkansas Counseling MHC Inc, you can reach them at 870-774-1315.

    Southwest Arkansas Counseling MHC Inc offers the following treatment services: Residential Long-Term Treatment (more than 30 days), DUI/DWI Offenders, ASL or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Private Health Insurance, Self Payment, Sliding Fee Scale
  • Arkansas Treatment Services PA
    Arkansas Treatment Services PA is a Drug Treatment and Alcohol Rehab Facility that is located at:

    408 Hazel Street
    Texarkana, AR. 71854

    If you would like to contact Arkansas Treatment Services PA, you can reach them at 870-774-0421.

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

    2904 Arkansas Boulevard
    Texarkana, AR. 71854

    If you would like to contact Southwest Arkansas Counseling and, you can reach them at 870-773-4655.

    Southwest Arkansas Counseling and offers the following treatment services: Mental Health Services, Outpatient, ASL or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Medicare, Military Insurance, Private Health Insurance, Self Payment, Sliding Fee Scale, Payment Assistance
  • Professional Counseling Associates
    Professional Counseling Associates is a Drug and Alcohol Treatment Facility that is located at:

    7800 Highway 107
    Sherwood, AR. 72120

    If you would like to contact Professional Counseling Associates, you can reach them at 501-835-4174.

    Professional Counseling Associates offers the following treatment services: Mental Health Services, Outpatient, ASL or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Medicaid, Medicare, Military Insurance, Private Health Insurance, Self Payment