What You Need to Know Before You Call

Realizing a loved one needs treatment is a difficult time filled with stress and what seems like endless questions, that’s why we are here. When you call a treatment center here is a list of things you’ll need and what to look for to find the best treatment center for you or your loved one.

What treatment centers will ask you:

  • Substance Use History (What are they using and how much are they using)
  • Are you willing to travel out-of-state?
  • Are there any co-occurring mental health issues? (i.e. Depression, Anxiety, PTSD, etc.)
  • Do you have insurance?

What you need ask:

  • Are you an accredited/licensed facility? CARF or JCAHO Accredited?
  • Do you have scholarship programs?
  • What levels of care do you offer? Medical Detox, Residential Treatment or Outpatient Treatment?
  • What type of aftercare do you provide for clients and their families?
  • Do you have a family program?

Exploring Alcohol and Drug Rehab Treatment Options

Before you commit to a drug and alcohol treatment program you need to understand the treatment options available to you and what features are most important to you and your loved ones.

Treatment Options:

  • Gender Specific Programs
  • Religious / Christian Programs
  • Non 12-Step vs. 12-Step
  • Residential or Outpatient
  • Private or State-funded