Types of Addiction Treatment Facilities in Alaska
Currently the population of Alaska is approximately 624,992. The most common substances abused in the state of Alaska are: alcohol, marijuana, meth, heroin, cocaine, vicodin, opana, hallucinogens, inhalants, tranxene, lunesta, and suboxone. There are close to 119 various types of substance abuse treatment facilities available to addicts in and around the state.
Drug and Alcohol Treatment Service Settings and Treatment Approaches in Alaska
Alcoholism and drug addiction has no boundaries. Anyone in any state can be dependent upon drugs and alcohol and that is why there are high quality drug treatment facilities and other substance abuse recovery services in Alaska.
There are outpatient counseling, inpatient addiction treatment facilities, long term drug and alcohol rehab facilities, detox facilities, short term addiction treatment facilities and other options. These treatment centers in Alaska provide several different types of rehab such as matrix model, rational emotive behavioral therapy, group therapy, anger management, cognitive/behavior therapy, 12-step facilitation approach and others.
Special Programs for Alcohol and Drug Treatment and Forms of Payment Accepted in Alaska
Because every substance abuse situation is different, these rehabs also offer a number of special services for housing services, co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, persons with eating disorders, programs for the hearing impaired, persons who have experienced sexual abuse, self-help groups. Alcohol and drug treatment can be financed in many ways, such as private health insurance, cash or self-payment, military insurance, medicare, medicaid, state education funds, other state funds and other payment methods in the listings below that service the Alaska area.
If you live in Alaska and you are struggling with an addiction problem, help is available to you now.