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King Cove, Alaska


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Drug Rehab, King Cove, Alaska

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There are several drug rehab options available to individuals living in the King Cove area. It is important to understand each treatment option that is available in King Cove, Alaska, in order to choose the appropriate treatment approach for yourself or a loved one. Choosing the proper drug or alcohol rehab program in King Cove, AK. is the most important factor in the treatment of drug abuse, drug addiction and alcoholism. The following information will help you to understand your various treatment options so that you have the greatest chance of a successful outcome.

Let's take a look at the various treatment options that coincide with the condition of the individual seeking treatment.

Outpatient drug or alcohol rehab programs do not require patients to reside in a treatment facility during the treatment process; therefore, employment and home activities can continue during the treatment process. Typically, outpatient treatment is a method employed only in the case of moderate drug and/or alcohol use, that has not advanced to the stages of dependence or addiction.

An inpatient alcohol and drug rehab program is the correct treatment method for severe cases of drug addiction and alcoholism. Unlike out-patient rehab programs which can leave an individual susceptible to continually relapsing, inpatient drug and alcohol rehabs offer a controlled, safe environment where a person can get maximum benefit in the recovery process.

Short term drug and alcohol rehabs are inpatient treatment programs which are best suited for people that have reached the stage of addiction but the addiction stage is a year or less. The typical length of stay is 30 days or less in an inpatient treatment facility. Because of the brief duration of a short-term rehab program, people that have struggled with a severe addiction for years do not usually benefit from this method of treatment.

Long term drug and alcohol rehab provides treatment for people that have developed advanced stages of drug addiction and alcoholism. This is the only method of treatment that has shown to be effective for long term advanced cases of addiction. Long term drug and alcohol rehab programs are 60 to 90 days and longer.

Research studies show conclusively that the longer a severe drug or alcohol addicted person stays in treatment, the better the outcome. As such, the benefits of a long term drug or alcohol rehab should be taken into serious consideration when deciding upon treatment for a long term severe addiction problem.

A dual diagnosis drug or alcohol rehab may be the correct choice if one suspects that the person that is addicted to a drugs and/or alcohol due to an underlying mental health issue. Co-existing conditions are very common and both can be treated through a regime of detoxification, drug or alcohol rehabilitation, and therapy.

According to the National Association of Diaconate Directors, dual-diagnosis rehab centers should use a variety of therapy when treating those with this condition. Cognitive-behavioral therapy teaches the drug or alcohol abuser how to better deal with their thoughts and behaviors regarding their condition. Behavior management is an additional form of therapy which centers on their behaviors and actions concerning their substance abuse.

Drug or alcohol detoxification is a process that deals with the mental and physical withdrawal symptoms that are brought on when a drug or alcohol addicted person stops using the substance they are dependent on abruptly. The severity of these withdrawal symptoms is dependent upon the type of substance or substances the person is addicted to and how long they have been using. Most often, detox has a duration of 3 days to a week but in some cases such as methadone and suboxone it can be much longer.

It is important to realize that for addiction, detox is only the first step of addressing the problem. Drug and alcohol addiction is a complex problem, psychological symptoms may persist long after physical addiction symptoms have passed. Individuals not only develop a physical dependence to drugs and alcohol but in most cases, emotional and psychological dependence as well. Detox should be followed with an extensive treatment program so that the individual is emotionally and psychologically prepared for the future.

As you can imagine, one doesn't want too many failures piling up due to choosing incorrect treatment options, as the person will become hopeless and give up altogether. So it is vital to understand your options and seek the proper level of care for the severity of the substance abuse problem.

There are no local drug rehab listings for King Cove, Alaska so we have provided 5 nearby drug rehab listings for King Cove:

  • Eastern Aleutian Tribes Inc
    (Sand Point is 73.0 miles from King Cove, AK.)

    Address:
    172 Red Cove Road
    Sand Point, AK. 99661

    If you would like to contact Eastern Aleutian Tribes Inc, you can reach them at (907) 383-3151.

    Eastern Aleutian Tribes Inc provides these treatment services: Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment, Outpatient Drug Rehab Program, Drug Rehab for Seniors

    Payment Types: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance, Access To Recovery Voucher, Sliding Fee Scale, Payment Assistance
  • Oonalaska Wellness Center
    (Unalaska is 189.4 miles from King Cove, Alaska)

    Address:
    13 Aleutian Avenue
    Unalaska, AK. 99685

    If you would like to contact Oonalaska Wellness Center, you can reach them at (907) 581-2751.

    Website: www.apiai.org
    Oonalaska Wellness Center provides these treatment services: Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment, Outpatient Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation, Dui/Dwi Offenders

    Payment Types: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale
  • Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation
    (Dillingham is 308.5 miles from King Cove)

    Address:
    Kanakanak Hospital
    Dillingham, AK. 99576

    If you would like to contact Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation, you can reach them at (907) 842-5201.

    Bristol Bay Area Health Corporation provides these treatment services: Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment, Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient Drug Treatment Program, Short Term Drug Treatment Program, Long Term Drug Rehabilitation, Dui/Dwi Offenders

    Payment Types: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance, Access To Recovery Voucher, Sliding Fee Scale
  • Yukon/Kuskokwim Health Corporation
    (Bethel is 394.5 miles from King Cove, AK.)

    Address:
    324 Radio Street
    Bethel, AK. 99559

    If you would like to contact Yukon/Kuskokwim Health Corporation, you can reach them at (907) 543-6735.

    Website:
    Yukon/Kuskokwim Health Corporation provides these treatment services: Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment, Outpatient Drug and Alcohol Rehab, Day Treatment, Short Term Drug and Alcohol Rehab, Long Term Drug and Alcohol Treatment Program, Dual Diagnosis Drug and Alcohol Rehab Facility, Native American or Alaska Native Languages

    Payment Types: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Insurance, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale
  • Providence Safe Harbor
    (Kodiak is 421.2 miles from King Cove, AK.)

    Address:
    717 E Rezanof Drive A
    Kodiak, AK. 99615

    If you would like to contact Providence Safe Harbor, you can reach them at (907) 481-2400.

    Website: www.providence.org
    Providence Safe Harbor provides these treatment services: Drug Rehab and Alcohol Treatment, Outpatient Drug Rehabilitation Program, Adolescents

    Payment Types: Self Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance, Sliding Fee Scale


DEA Info For Alaska

In Alaska, methamphetamine that is locally produced or imported is readily available.
Although local production may have been slowed or halted in Alaska, as can be seen by significant fall in laboratory-related incidents, methamphetamine continues to be shipped into Alaska through the parcel service.
Organizations which are involved in the trafficing of drugs in Alaska also use various methods to launder their illicit proceeds.
Mexican, Colombian and Southeast Asian heroin are being imported through various organizations into Alaska.
The use and posession of marijuana was re-criminalized in Alaska in June 2006.
In 2007, there were 69 drug-violation arrests made in Alaska by the DEA, as compared to 121 arrests in 2006, and 118 arrests in 2005.

Drug Facts

More than 100 million Americans have tried marijuana; 14.4 million Americans are estimated to be "past-month" users. Yet there are only an estimated 2,075,000 "past-month" users of cocaine and 153,000 "past-month" users of heroin.
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Traces of drugs, drug metabolites, and alcohol can be detected in oral fluids, the generic term for saliva and other material collected from the mouth. Oral fluids are easy to collect—a swab of the inner cheek is the most common way. They are harder to adulterate or substitute, and collection is less invasive than with urine or hair testing. Because drugs and drug metabolites do not remain in oral fluids as long as they do in urine, this method shows more promise in determining current use and impairment.