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Getting Help for Substance Abuse in Canada
Most provinces in Canada have a registry or a helpline to service the population in these circumstances and will refer them to a government funded drug rehab center in most cases and most of these centers have a month-long or more waiting lists. In Canada there are over 60 different private drug treatment centers scattered across the provinces. The majority of these private centers are ready to take you in a moments notice. Some private drug treatment centers are partly subsidized by the government and others are not, this somewhat explains the difference in pricing coupled with other differences, like the amount of staff and their qualification and their basic purpose to help and survive in the economy of the time.
Not All Drug Treatment Programs are the Same
Everybody has heard of AA and NA, these are, on average, the basis of treatment for most drug rehab centers and will include group therapy and/or individual therapy. The government funded centers will adhere to the recommended guidelines, whereas the private sector, not being subjected to the same guidelines and some will have more options to offer. Read more
Which Treatment Program is the Best?
Some people have had success with AA or NA type treatments, others may have had better success with a holistic program and others will do well with drug substitution. It all depends on the person seeking help. For example, not everybody believes in a higher power (AA and NA) and others may want to be free of all dependency (substitution drugs). First of all it is hard to recover from substance abuse and when you are asked to go against your personal beliefs or your basic purpose it makes it that much harder.
Call one of our referral counselors ask them the questions you have and let them help you get the best rehabilitation service. Our service is free and confidential. Call today and put a solution into motion to resolve the substance abuse in your life.
A person who is compelled to use mind altering substances to generate pleasure or any other sensation, despite dangers to this individual or society has a substance abuse problem. This also includes prescription medication and inhalants. For the purpose of this website, drug addiction also includes alcohol.
Physical dependence is characterized by tolerance (the need to increase the dosage to achieve the initial effect) and withdrawal symptoms when the user is abstinent.
It is said that a person needs to hit rock bottom in order to seek help. Unfortunately for some people rock bottom means jail time or some other drastic situation. This can be avoided with the help of a process called intervention. There is something that one can do to change circumstances in another person’s life. Read more
Information on Drugs
There are several different types of drugs that may cause severe drug addiction problems, including prescription, psychiatric and street drugs. The street drugs are particularly life-threatening due to the unknown origins of the different types of varieties of drugs sold. Drugs sold by the drug dealers contain several toxic additives to save on production costs. Learn more about these dangerous drugs.
Drug Addiction Treatment Help
If you are having problems with substance abuse or someone you love is, the seemingly insurmountable never-ending pain and turmoil can stop. You can overcome drug addiction with the right treatment program suited for your situation! Don't hesitate, get help now and take a step towards a better life.
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