Detox/ Rehab and Medication Assisted Treatment

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What it is


Detox and inpatient treatment can be a safe place to come off of substances. It addresses the patient's fear of withdrawal, medical support will help alleviate the painful physical symptoms. removes the person suffering from substance abuse disorder temporarily from the high risk environment .


How it works

Inpatient and outpatient programs deliver a cohesive plan of treatment for the patient. Though be aware that medication assisted treatment is not an option for most professional monitoring programs. This means no Suboxone type maintenance treatment outside of an inpatient treatment center.


The Benefits

  • Detox and inpatient treatment can be a safe place to come off of substances. 
  • It addresses the patient's fear of drug' withdrawals'
  • Medical support will monitor the patient and help alleviate the painful physical symptoms
  • it. removes the patient temporarily from the high risk environment
  • Insurance might cover detox, rehab and outpatient therapies 


Points to Consider

  • It's expensive for those who don't have health insurance
  • Recovery does not end at detox
  • The patient must follow the recovery plan after they're discharged