Drug & Alcohol Rehab
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Because of the struggles that are connected with alcohol and drug disorders, many struggling do not know where to begin. Through proven rehabilitation strategies, substance dependence can be managed for long-term abstinence.

On this page we will explain how an integrated treatment approach can enable you or someone you care about to start and sustain addiction recovery.

What is Addiction Rehab (Rehabilitation)?

When we talk about ‘rehab’ for addiction, it encompasses therapeutic interventions and medical treatments required to tackle dependencies on substances such as benzodiazepines and illegal drugs including cocaine. There is no ‘one size fits all’ approach to addiction rehab because it should be tailored to your lifestyle and may include detoxification, residential and outpatient support, and long-term relapse prevention programs.

Facts & Statistics about Addiction in Glendora

Prevalence of Substance Use Disorder, by Drug Type

    • 2,7578.5%Any Substance
    • 2,0886.4%Alcohol
    • 1,0683.3%Ilicit Drugs
    • 2060.6%Pain Medication

Drug- and Alcohol-Induced Deaths by Age Group, California, 2016

Per 100,000 Population
  • Alcohol-Induced
  • Drug-Induced
    • 18 to 250.5
    • 9.6
    • 26 to 354.3
    • 13.9
    • 36 to 6424.2
    • 22.9
    • 65+23.7
    • 9.4

Drug Use, by Selected Type and Age Group California, 2015 to 2016

  • 12 to 17
  • 18 to 25
  • 26+
    • Marijuana*13.2%
    • 34.0%
    • 13.5%
    • Misuse of Pain Medications3.5%
    • 8.0%
    • 4.3%
    • Cocaine0.8%
    • 7.2%
    • 1.8%
    • Heroin0%
    • 0.4%
    • 0.2%

What are the treatment options available in Santa Maria?

Understanding and healing the primary causes behind your drug or alcohol dependence can be achieved through the use of an integrated treatment approach. Even though symptoms of addiction need to be tackled, life skills must also be learnt in order to focus on the primary causes of your substance misuse.

Private Residential Programs in Santa Maria, CA

When you reside within the property where you are receiving counseling, you are part of a residential program. One of the primary benefits is access to 24-hour treatment and support. When you leave your home and move into a treatment center, you can free yourself from vulnerabilities to triggers that influenced your decision to abuse substances or alcohol.

You can finish your treatment program and avoid relapse more effectively when you remain in a secure environment which is safe and supportive. A residential treatment program provides the best prognosis when you have a dual diagnosis, a complex substance dependency or co-occurring disorders.

Addiction recovery is attainable if you enroll in a residential treatment program, however if you expect to maintain sobriety you will have to overcome the difficulties that come with the first year of recovery. Once you have completed your residential program, you need to consider what you’d like from your new life, as you focus on becoming more independent.

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Sober Living Programs

You will receive support and guidance from a sober living program in order to navigate your future goals better. Sober living programs typically have:

  1. A house manager to check in regularly with you
  2. Establish boundaries for your behavior in recovery
  3. Friendship, companionship and support from those who are in the same position as you are.

Outpatient Programs

By taking part in an outpatient program you have a lot more flexibility, because you can visit the rehab center for treatment weekly and continue attending important work or other commitments.

Outpatient programs usually provide you with:

  1. Education on drug use
  2. Counseling and therapeutic interventions involving individual or group sessions – Your individual needs usaully determine the duration of your outpatient program, which could extend from a few months to more than year.

Detox Only Programs

Most clients need a medical detox to commence drug or alcohol rehabilitation, as it tackles physical dependence on substances by removing it from your body. You will develop withdrawal symptoms as a normal response to the absence of drugs or alcohol in your body.

This marks the start of your rehab journey, and the next steps are to identify and overcome the root causes of your addiction, so that those same issues do not happen again. A lot of drugs cause ongoing cravings and withdrawal symptoms after you have completed a detox programme. Your risk of relapse can be reduced as you build on the important skills necessary for long-term success.

Private treatment

Paying for Private Treatment

If you have chosen to go ahead with private rehab, you will need to pay with your own funds or start a claim through your health insurance provider. Many health insurance providers cover some of the costs of rehab, which includes detox, the rehab treatment program, medications and aftercare. The type of cover provided will differ based on the details of your policy and your provider’s terms of agreement. You should determine how much cover you can claim against prior to registering for a treatment program.

Our Verify Your Insurance page can help you determine eligibility for cover. By not making a claim via your health insurance cover, the financial cost of rehab will need to be covered directly. A number of treatment centres provide payment plans to clients so that the cost can be spread out.

State Funded Programs

If you have fallen victim to substance use disorder and do not have the funds to fund private treatment, you should opt for a state-funded treatment program. With the support provided with funds from federal and state resources including Medicaid, these programs may provide treatments including:

  1. Medical alcohol/drug detox
  2. Rehab treatment and aftercare services.

These sorts of programs are intended to assist those on tight budgets or those with no health cover. In order to enroll you need:

  1. Proof that you are a resident of the US
  2. Proof of your income
  3. Proof of where you live
  4. Medical details about your substance misuse

Visit here for more information about the application process. Check out this booklet to identify contact details of your state agency.

The following state-funded addiction rehab programs are available in Santa Maria:

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    Aegis Treatment Centers LLC

    115 East Fesler Street, Santa Maria, CA 93454

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    Good Samaritan Shelter Transitional Ctr for Women/Children

    412 East Tunnell Street, Suite C, Santa Maria, CA 93454

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    Good Samaritan Shelter Acute Care Detox

    401 West Morrison Avenue, Building B, Santa Maria, CA 93458
    805-347-3338 x102

Maintaining Addiction Recovery in Santa Maria

When you leave and complete your treatment programme, you may need some time to adjust to your new life. 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. Clients who had severe dependencies find long term recovery more difficult when they leave rehab if they do not have a social support structure. Without the relevant support and aftercare to guide you in your new life, relapse is a real possibility.

The following AA/NA meetings are available in Santa Maria:

Aftercare & Alumni Programs

An aftercare program is a resource to support your recovery when you go back to your daily life. Relapse rates can peak as high as 60%, and because life is difficult at the best of times, extended support is an invaluable lifeline to support your recovery in the long-term. As you draw closer to the end of your rehab program, we will work you to create an aftercare program that includes any services most helpful to your recovery.

After completing your rehabilitation program you will be eligible to join an alumni community program so you can stay close to staff and peers. You will benefit from access to mentorship and guidance from other ex-clients in recovery, and take part in other events. We encourage you to consider offering guidance to other peers who are active in your network if you feel comfortable to.

Support Groups (Fellowship Meetings)

With the help of support group meetings you can create a support structure that is conducive to your long-term sobriety. If you join a group that follows the 12 steps, like Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous, you can receive continued support through local meetings. When you go to support groups, you will the opportunity to share your experiences and feel empowered by other individuals who are also in recovery. Companionship, empowerment and accountability for our actions are key to long-term recovery, and support groups provide many with the necessary tools to stay sober.

Support for Families & Children Affected by Addiction

Some people living in an addicted household are affected more than other individuals. Support is crucial for all members of a family, not just the individual struggling with the addiction. Support groups for families has two major benefits: you can help yourself and the person in the early stages of recovery. Some helpful support groups for families include:

  • NAMI Family Support Groups
  • Al-Anon
  • Families Anonymous
  • Alateen
  • Nar-Anon
  • Parents of Addicted Loved Ones
  • SMART Recovery Family & Friends

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