The disease of addiction impacts thousands of families in Tennessee. In Johnson City,prescription drug abuse has reached epidemic proportions. News Channel 11 reports that opiate dependence keeps rising higher. If you are addicted to opiate painkillers, alcohol, or any other drug, we want to assist you in finding an inpatient treatment center. Family members of those struggling with addiction are welcome to contact us as well.
Starting recovery with an inpatient treatment program is the best way to keep and maintain long term sobriety. We will find you the right facility to meet your needs. Recovery is a life long process, but starting with treatment is a great choice if you are serious about staying sober. Today, with advances in medicine, detoxing is no longer a horrible experience. All physical withdrawal symptoms are handled with medication. This allows you to be as comfortable as possible.
Tennessee is ranked second in the country when it comes to opiate consumption and abuse. Even if you have a valid prescription from a doctor, you can still become addicted. If you are taking more than the prescribed dose and running out of pills, then buying more on the street, you have an opiate addiction. Once you accept that you have a problem, you can work toward the solution. Drugs do not have to consume your life anymore. There is a way out of the vicious cycle. Once you enter into a treatment program, you are educated on the nature of your disease. Addiction is a chronic and fatal illness, not a moral failing. It needs to be treated like any other major disease. The solution is to seek treatment. It is the antidote to your pain.
You can be free of your addiction. Reestablish trust with your family. If you need help to get clean off drugs or alcohol, let us help you get into treatment. There is a light at the end of the tunnel. This is the start of a new, exciting, and fulfilling life.
Should You Travel for Treatment?
For many of those addicted to drugs or alcohol, your first course of action will be in deciding geographically where you want to attend treatment. While those who are interested in outpatient care will be best served by attending a treatment center in their hometown, those who are concerned about privacy or who need to make special arrangements for their care may be interested in going to surrounding cities and traveling for treatment.
For example, you may prefer a faith-based approach to recovery that matches your religious choices. In other situations, your choice of drug and alcohol rehab center may be solely based on how holistic the center’s approach to recovery is. In either of these cases, travel may be necessary in order to fulfill your personal requirements for treatment. We can help you make the decision on whether or not travel for treatment will be the right choice for you or your loved one. At your convenience, please call our toll-free number to speak with a representative who can help you make these critical decisions and others as well.