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Drug Rehab Dubuque Iowa

Find Alcohol Rehabilitation and Drug Rehab Facilities in Dubuque

There are several drug rehab options available to individuals living in the Dubuque area. It is important to understand each treatment option that is available in Dubuque, Iowa, in order to choose the appropriate treatment approach for yourself or a loved one. Choosing the proper drug or alcohol rehab program in Dubuque, IA. 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.

The following are a combination of 2 local drug rehab listings and 2 nearby drug rehab listings for Dubuque, Iowa:

Finley Hospital Summit Health Center Mental Health Unit

350 North Grandview Street
Dubuque, IA. 52002

If you would like to contact Finley Hospital Summit Health Center, you can reach them at 563-589-2566.

Website: http://www.unitypoint.org/dubuque

Type of Care:
Mental Health Treatment
Service Setting:
Hospital Inpatient, Outpatient
Treatment Approaches:
Individual Psychotherapy, Group Therapy, Cognitive/behavior Therapy, Behavior Modification, Trauma Therapy, Activity Therapy
Payment Types Accepted:
Cash or Self-Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance, State Corrections Or Juvenile Justice Funds, County or Local Government Funds
Special Programs Offered:
Seniors Or Older Adults, Persons With Serious Mental Illness (SMI)
Age Groups Accepted:
Adults, Seniors (65 Or Older)
Language Services:
Services For The Hearing-Impaired
Smoking Policy:
Smoking Not Allowed
Facility Operation:
Private Organization

Substance Abuse Services Center Inc

799 Main Street
Dubuque, IA. 52001

If you would like to contact Substance Abuse Services Center Inc, you can reach them at (563) 582-3784.

Website: http://www.sasc-dbq.org

Type of Care:
Drug and Alcohol Treatment Services
Service Setting:
Outpatient, Intensive Outpatient Treatment, Regular Outpatient Treatment, Computerized Treatment
Payment Types Accepted:
Cash or Self-Payment, Medicaid, State Financed Health Insurance Plan Other Than Medicaid, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (e.g., Tricare), Access To Recovery (ATR) Voucher, Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income and Other Factors), Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)
Special Programs Offered:
Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders, Clients Referred From The Court/Judicial System (Other Than Dui/Dwi), Adolescents, Pregnant/Postpartum Women, Adult Women, Adult Men, Persons Who Have Experienced Trauma
Age Groups Accepted:
Children/Adolescents, Adults
Gender Accepted:
Female, Male
Language Services:
Facility Operation:
Private Organization

Galena Clinic Inc

(Galena is 14.6 miles from Dubuque, Iowa)

939 Galena Square Drive
Galena, IL. 61036

If you would like to contact Galena Clinic Inc, you can reach them at 815-777-1300.

Website: http://www.galenaclinic.com

Type of Care:
Drug and Alcohol Treatment Services, Methadone Maintenance, Buprenorphine Used In Treatment, SAMHSA-certified Opioid Treatment Program
Service Setting:
Outpatient, Outpatient Methadone/Buprenorphine or Vivitrol, Regular Outpatient Treatment, Computerized Treatment
Payment Types Accepted:
Cash or Self-Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (e.g., Tricare)
Special Programs Offered:
Adult Women, Adult Men
Age Groups Accepted:
Young Adults, Adults
Gender Accepted:
Female, Male
Facility Operation:
Private Organization

FHN Family Counseling Center

(Galena is 14.8 miles from Dubuque)

300 Summit Street
Galena, IL. 61036

If you would like to contact FHN Family Counseling Center, you can reach them at 815-777-2836.

Website: http://www.fhn.org

Type of Care:
Mental Health Treatment
Service Setting:
Outpatient, Community Mental Health Center
Treatment Approaches:
Individual Psychotherapy, Couple/family Therapy, Group Therapy, Cognitive/behavior Therapy, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Trauma Therapy, Activity Therapy
Payment Types Accepted:
Cash or Self-Payment, Medicaid, Medicare, State Financed Health Insurance Plan Other Than Medicaid, Private Health Insurance, State Mental Health Agency Funds, State Welfare or Child And Family Services Funds, State Corrections Or Juvenile Justice Funds, State Education Funds, Other State Funds, County or Local Government Funds, Community Service Block Grants, Community Mental Health Block Grants
Special Programs Offered:
Clients Referred From The Court/Judicial System (Other Than Dui/Dwi), Children With Serious Emotional Disturbance (SED)
Age Groups Accepted:
Children/Adolescents, Young Adults, Adults, Seniors (65 Or Older)
Language Services:
Services For The Hearing-Impaired, Spanish
Smoking Policy:
Smoking Not Allowed
Emergency Mental Health:
Crisis Intervention Team, Psychiatric Emergency Walk-In Services
Facility Operation:
Private Organization

Local listings for Dubuque, Iowa:

Drug Addiction is not easy to overcome alone. Support Groups like Narcotics Anonymous help provide a safe environment for recovering Drug Addicts. Here is a list of NA meetings in Dubuque, Iowa:

1195 Prysi Street
Dubuque, IA. 52001

Monday - 7:00 PM
250 Mercy Drive
Dubuque, IA. 52003

Tuesday - 7:00 PM
Thursday - 7:00 PM
1166 1/2 Main Street
Dubuque, IA. 52001

Sunday - 1:00 PM 7:00 PM
Tuesday - 3:30 PM
Wednesday - 5:30 PM
Thursday - 8:30 PM
Friday - 4:00 PM 9:00 PM
Saturday - 11:00 AM

Alcoholism can destroy a family and loved ones. Groups like Al-Anon provide support and help to families who have been affected by alcohol addiction. Below is a list of Al-Anon meetings in Dubuque, Iowa:

252 Mercy Dr.
Dubuque, IA.

Sunday - 7:00 PM
Monday - 9:00 AM
Tuesday - 7:00 PM
Thursday - 12:00 PM 7:00 PM
Friday - 8:00 PM
Saturday - 9:30 AM

Alcohol Relapse Prevention is critical to remaining sober. Support groups and meetings such as Alcoholics Anonymous can be helpful in Relapse Prevention. Here is a list of AA Meetings in Dubuque, IA.:

1646 Asbury Road
Dubuque, IA. 52001


Drug Overdose is dangerous and potentially fatal. In the event you or someone you know is having a drug overdose, get them immediately to a hospital for medical assistance. The following hospitals are located in Dubuque, Iowa:

Finley Hospital
350 North Grandview Avenue
Dubuque, IA 52001-6392
(319) 582-1881
Mercy Medical Center-Dubuque
250 Mercy Drive
Dubuque, IA 52001-7360
(319) 589-8000

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Facts About Dubuque

Dubuque, Iowa has received a number of awards and recognition for its redevelopment during the past decade.
Downtown Dubuque, Iowa is the location of the city's central business district and many of its cultural and government institutions.
Eagle Point Park is a 164 ac public park located in the Northeast corner of the City of Dubuque, Iowa.
The 1st permanent settler in what is now Dubuque, Iowa was a Quebecois explorer, Julien Dubuque, who arrived to the area, in 1785.
Mystique, formerly Dubuque Greyhound Park and Casino, is a combination greyhound casino and race track in Dubuque, Iowa.

DEA Info For Iowa

Most of the heroin in Iowa can be found in the eastern part of the state.
There is intelligence indicating the trafficking of MDMA by Asian organizations into Iowa.
Most of the MDMA in eastern Iowa is said to come from sources in California, New York, Spain, and the Netherlands.
Cocaine HCl is easily available throughout Iowa.
Bulk quantities of MDMA are easily available within central Iowa, mainly in tablet form.
Marijuana is easily available throughout Iowa.

Drug Facts

Outside of the home, one of the first things that suffers when teenagers start using drugs is schoolwork. Young drug users may cut classes or skip school altogether as securing and using drugs becomes a more important part of their life. Their grades fall and teachers notice a lack of motivation. These students may find themselves getting in trouble more often as they become less concerned with the school's rules and how others perceive them.
Mushrooms are often eaten raw or cooked. They may be steeped in hot water to make a mushroom "tea" or mixed with fruit juice to make "fungus delight."< Less often they may be sniffed, snorted, or injected.
Almost everyone who has suffered from drug addiction or alcoholism was under the belief that they would be able to either control or cease using drugs and alcohol on their own. They really embraced the belief that things would never get out of control. Most attempts to cease or slow down result in a return to their drug of choice. Professionals associated with addiction medicine acknowledge that long term drug and alcohol use result in significant changes in brain chemistry. These changes may persist long after drug or alcohol use is discontinued. These changes in brain function may have behavioral consequences in the short term, including the compulsion to use drugs or alcohol despite adverse consequences. This is the defining characteristic of addiction. When you couple the aspect of craving and withdrawal symptoms with this concept, it is easy to understand why so many people find it difficult to stop without treatment.
In July 2005 Purdue Pharma voluntarily recalled Palladone after reports surfaced that the drug could prove fatal if combined with alcohol. Although the company warned people not to use the drug with alcohol, it withdrew Palladone pending further investigation. Alcohol can affect the extended-release mechanism in the drug, causing the contents of the pill to be released rapidly rather than slowly. This dose dumping could prove fatal, hence the recall.

Dubuque, Iowa

Dubuque, IA Profile

Dubuque, IA, population 57,686 , is located in Iowa's Dubuque county, about 60.6 miles from Cedar Rapids and 75.4 miles from Madison.

It is Estimated in recent years the population of Dubuque has been declining at an annual rate of less than one percent.

Reports show that during 2003 property crime levels in the Dubuque area were lower than Iowa's average. The same data shows violent crime levels to be lower than the Iowa average.

Dubuque Statistics Dubuque Gender Information

Males in Dubuque: 27,325 (47%)
Females in Dubuque: 30,361 (53%)

As % of Population in Dubuque

Race Diversity in Dubuque

White: 96%
African American: 1%
Asian: 1%
Other/Mixed: 2%

As % of Population in Dubuque

Age Diversity in Dubuque

Median Age in : 36.9 (Males in : 35.2, Females in : 38.7)

Males Under 20: 14% Females Under 20: 14% Males 20 to 40: 13% Females 20 to 40: 14% Males 40 to 60: 12% Females 40 to 60: 13% Males Over 60: 8% Females Over 60: 13%

Economics in Dubuque

Household Average Size: 2.37 people
Median Household Income: $ 36,785
Median Value of Homes: $ 86,400

Law Enforcement in Dubuque

Reported crimes in the area during 2003:

Murder and non-negligent man-slaughter: 2
Forcible rape: 17
Robbery: 15
Aggravated assault: 201
Violent crime events per 100,000 people: 411

Burglary: 398
Larceny-theft: 1,319
Motor vehicle theft: 97
Arson: 33
Property crime events per 100,000 people: 3,173

Dubuque Location Information
Land Area: 23.1 Square Miles. Water Area: 1.2 Square Miles.

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