Archive for July, 2013

What is an Inpatient Rehab ?

What is an Inpatient Rehab ?

People will sometimes make a distinction between an inpatient rehab and other types of rehab, as rehabs will also have a day programs as part of their treatment method for alcoholism and other addictions. An inpatient rehab might offer some type of daycare program as well, but it is more likely that daycare programs will be offered […]

What Are Alcohol Treatment Centers ?

What Are Alcohol Treatment Centers ?

Alcohol treatment centers are clinical facilities, often known as rehabs, that offer a range of therapeutic addiction treatment programs for alcoholics, people with other addictions and some support for families of people affected. Alcohol treatment centres are facilities that will have a range of clinical staff and admin staff who will help administer and look […]

What Are Rehab Facilities ?

What Are Rehab Facilities ?

A rehab is a clinical setting or facility which offers a range of treatment methods for people who are alcoholics or addicted to other substances. Rehab facilities cover a range of physical and therapeutic approaches that constitutes the total environment that a rehab operates in. Rehab facilities tend to cover the following areas – staff, […]

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What is a Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator?

Substance abuse addiction has become much more common in recent times, both as a time in the context of addiction and by its nature a problem for many people. A substance abuse treatment facility locator is a method of trying to find out the physical location of a rehab or treatment center or treatment facility that […]

What is an alcohol detox?

What is an alcohol detox?

The term alcohol detox normally refers to the process whereby an alcoholic or someone with a serious drink problem begins a process of stopping or coming off alcohol, either by stopping it completely or by coming off in a graduated tapering off process. An alcohol detox may happen quite naturally with no problems by an […]

What is addiction to alcohol ?

What is addiction to alcohol ?

Most people are familiar with the term alcoholism, but many are unclear as to what alcoholism actually means or whether it is the same as an addiction to alcohol. In addition many people are unclear as to what constitutes an addiction to alcohol, and whether such an addiction is something that they need to seek […]

What is a Malibu Rehab?

What is a Malibu Rehab?

A Malibu rehab normally refers to some type of alcohol and/or drug rehab that is located in or near Malibu, California. The location of a rehab can be a significant part of the recovery process, and Malibu, for a number of reasons has a huge amount to offer in this respect. For this reason that […]

Alcohol Rehab in New York?

Alcohol Rehab in New York?

Finding an alcohol rehab in New York, either city or state, is relatively straightforward in terms of identifying a rehab by location. The more important question, which can take a bit longer to find out, is what is the most appropriate type of alcohol rehab in New York. An alcohol rehab can also be known […]

What is an Alcohol Rehab Center ?

What is an Alcohol Rehab Center ?

An alcohol rehab center is a clinical facility that offers addiction treatment programs for alcoholics, drug addicts, people with other types of addictions, also known as people who are dual diagnosed. The term alcohol rehab center is also sometimes shortened to simply rehab, or is known as a treatment center, or a substance abuse addiction […]

What is an alcoholic ?

What is an alcoholic ?

The question is often asked of what is an alcoholic, normally to try and have some sort of diagnosis, either medical or social, that an individual can be judged against to see if they are an alcoholic or not. Unfortunately it is not that easy. An alcoholic is someone who suffers from the illness of […]

What is addiction ?

What is addiction ?

The notion of addiction has been around for a long time, and the word has been used more in a slang sense in a clinical one for hundreds of years. By slang, the meaning of addiction is treated as more of a factual sense than a problem or illness or disease. Many people know that […]

Does a rehab center in Florida perform detox ?

Does a rehab center in Florida perform detox ?

Traditionally, the notion of a detox was one of medically supervising a person who was coming off alcohol in such a way as to safely manage any side-effects that might be displayed as part of the process. A rehab center will primarily focus on a wide range of therapeutic treatment programs over a period of […]

Does a rehab center in Florida treat alcoholism ?

Does a rehab center in Florida treat alcoholism ?

A rehab center in Florida will promote itself as offering a range of clinical programmes and treatment methods to treat people who are alcoholics and/or drug addicts as well as a range of other addictions. However alcoholism is the primary focus for most rehab centres and treatment centres, and their clinical programs and other alternative […]

Will a rehab center in Florida be covered by insurance ?

Will a rehab center in Florida be covered by insurance ?

Most rehab centres in Florida, if not all of them, will gear their costings to insurance plans as provided by the major health insurance providers or companies. This is not to say that everyone who attends a rehab center in Florida pays via insurance. Some people do pay privately, others may be paid for by […]

Addictions/Rehab Center in Florida treat ?

Addictions/Rehab Center in Florida treat ?

The primary focus of most rehab centres in Florida will be that of treating people who have a problem with drink and/or drugs. Historically, hospitals which then became rehab is acted as a facility for drying out alcoholics or drunks. In the early days of the recovery process, most of the people who sought help […]