Due to the difficulties that are associated with alcohol and drug addiction, many people do not know where to begin. You can treat addiction even though it is a disease, and long term recovery is possible through professional rehab intervention programs.
Discover more about how integrated rehabilitation services can help you or someone you love in starting and maintaining recovery from substance dependence.
What is Addiction Rehab (Rehabilitation)?
The term substance ‘rehabilitation’ is applicable to all of the medical and therapeutic treatments used to help individuals who have dependencies on illegal or prescribed medications. Rehab is best when it is tailored to suit your unique lifestyle and incorporates a medical detox, inpatient and outpatient care, as well as aftercare support.
Facts & Statistics about Addiction in Sacramento
Prevalence of Substance Use Disorder, by Drug Type
- 8.5%Any Substance
- 3.3%Ilicit Drugs
- 0.6%Pain Medication
Drug- and Alcohol-Induced Deaths by Age Group, California, 2016
Drug Use, by Selected Type and Age Group California, 2015 to 2016
- 12 to 17
- 18 to 25
What are the treatment options available in Sacramento?
By integrating treatments, the hidden causes of drug addiction can be explored and overcome. Through learning useful coping mechanisms you can overcome substance abuse while addressing the main symptoms of the disorder.
Private Residential Programs
Residential rehabilitation programs allow you to remain on the same property that you are undergoing treatments in. Access to daily support and addiction treatment is obviously one of the key benefits. By being away from your home environment and living at the treatment centre you will safeguard yourself against the triggers that lead to your substance abuse.
You can finish your rehab program and avoid relapse more effectively when you stay in a secure facility that is safe and supportive. If you struggle with co-occurring disorders, dual diagnosis or a strong dependency on drugs or alcohol, an inpatient program is best suited to meet your recovery needs. Enrolling in a residential rehab program is an effective way to treat addiction, and maintaining it demands persistent focus because maintaining recovery is hard during the early stages. Once your residential program is complete you will learn how to be more independent and your focus will be on what you would like from your new life.
Do You Need Help?
Our addiction advisers are here to help you.
Sober Living Programs
A sober living program will help you with important skills you need, using support and guidance from addiction specialists. You can anticipate:
- A house manager to check in on you regularly
- Establishing boundaries for good behavior in recovery
- Getting guidance and companionship from other people who share similar life experiences
By taking part in an outpatient program you have more flexibility, by visiting the rehabilitation center for treatment weekly and maintain work or family commitments.
Outpatient programs will help you with:
- Education around your substance abuse
- Counseling and talking therapies through the use of group sessions and one-to-one sessions with a trained addiction counselor. – Outpatient programs will run from a few months to over a year, and your individual needs will determine how long yours lasts for.
Detox Only Programs
Taking part in a detox program is an important hurdle in rehab as it helps address your physical dependency by removing substances from your system. Withdrawal symptoms typically begin during detox because your body will need to adapt without substances it was physically dependent on.
This process of detoxification marks the beginning of your rehab process, following which you will start to tackle the latent causes of your addictive behavior to avoid a repeat of the same cycle. Once the substance has been eliminated from your system you may notice some cravings for it, including some withdrawal symptoms for for a few weeks. Your odds of relapse are limited as you develop the necessary skills necessary for long-term abstinence.
Paying for Private Treatment
If you decide on private rehab, you can pay for treatment by funding it yourself or make a claim through your insurance Most insurance companies will contribute to at least part of the costs associated with addiction rehab, including a medically-supervised detox, rehab treatment and medication, as well as aftercare support. The type of cover provided will depend on the details of your policy and your provider’s.
You should determine how much cover you can access before you register for a treatment program. You can visit our Verify Your Insurance page – https://www.unitedrecoveryca.com/verify-your-insurance/ for more details on the cover you can claim for.
By not making a claim via your health insurance cover, the cost of your treatment needs to be covered directly. In some cases, it may be possible to opt in to a payment plan if you cannot afford to pay the full amount straight away.
State Funded Programs
State-funded rehab programs are useful for those who have alcohol addiction or substance dependencies and who may not have the resources to afford private treatment. Assistance can be provided with funds allocated from Medicaid and federal/state budgets, these types of programs can subsidize your recovery with:
- Medical assessment and detox if required
- Rehab treatment and extended care
These types of programs are designed to assist those in low income households or those with little to no health insurance. To apply you need:
- Medical records that supports your addiction issues
- Proof of living arrangements
- Proof of your income
- Evidence that shows you can reside legally in the US
https://www.grants.gov/ has all the info required to apply. You can also find direct contact details for your state agency by clicking here: https://www.samhsa.gov/sites/default/files/single-state-agencies-directory-08232019.pdf
The following state-funded addiction rehab programs are available in Sacramento:
WellSpace Health Behavioral Health Center Midtown
1820 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95811
Central Star Behavioral Health Inc Capital Star Community Services
401 South Street, Sacramento, CA 95811
Sacramento Native American Health Center Inc
2020 J Street, Sacramento, CA 95811
Maintaining Addiction Recovery in Sacramento
Maintaining your recovery can feel overwhelming when you return to home life after leaving rehab. When you were in rehab the environment was controlled and you had support from professionals. When you leave, you may encounter new challenges or triggers that test your coping skills in ways you may not have anticipated. If you had a severe dependency or if you leave rehab without the appropriate social support, you will find long term recovery to be more challenging. Relapse is a possibility without the right aftercare and support groups to help you navigate your new life.
The following AA/NA meetings are available in Sacramento:
AA - Galt Fellowship
In person: 217 S Lincoln Way Galt, CA 95632
Friday: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Discussion and Participation:
2620 Capitol Ave, Sacramento, CA 95816
Thursday: 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Time & Change Group
Discussion, Participation and Speaker:
2620 Capitol Ave, Sacramento, CA 95816
Monday: 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Aftercare & Alumni Programs
An aftercare program continues to provide recovery support when you return to your home environment. Because it’s hard to predict what could happen in life, an estimate of 60% of clients in recovery relapse, making extended aftercare an invaluable component of recovery. As you get closer to the end pf your treatment program, you may consider which services will support you in your long term recovery.
We will establish an aftercare program that protects you. Alumni programs are one bonus to completing rehab and allows you community based support with former clients and staff members. You will be able to attend special events, take part in various initiatives, build relationships, and receive support from other ex-clients who are also in recovery. We encourage you to consider offering guidance to other ex-clients within your network if you want to.
Support Groups (Fellowship Meetings)
Through support group meetings you will enable a support structure that is helpful to your long-term sobriety. Support groups such as AA (Alcoholics Anonymous) and NA (Narcotics Anonymous) facilitate regular support utilizing the 12 step principles and regular meetings.
When you attend support group meetings, you will the opportunity to share your own experiences in recovery and feel empowered by other members in similar walks of life. Many individuals in recovery attend nearby meetings to support them in their recovery journey. Support groups provide them with the important tools to stay sober, and allow them to be accountable for their life.
Support for Families & Children Affected by Addiction
Addiction negatively impacts those living in the household to different degrees. Support is just as necessary for the family members as it is for the person with the addiction. Family support groups teach you and your loved ones important coping tools for your own life and allow you to offer more support to the individual who has the addiction. Some Family and Child Support Groups are:
- Parents of Addicted Loved Ones
- SMART Recovery Family & Friends
- NAMI Family Support Groups
- Families Anonymous