Substance Abuse Resources in Phenix City
Drug Rehab, Alcohol Rehab & Detox

Phenix City Drug & Alcohol Rehab, Detox & Treatment Resources

Most people think of attractions like the Coca-Cola Space Science Center, the National Civil War Naval Museum and the Woodruff Riverfront Park when they think about Phenix City, Alabama. Did you also know that some of the citizens off Phenix City — much like many citizens of America and Alabama — are dealing with substance abuse issues?

In May of 2017, there was an incident where $250,000 in drugs were seized in a home near a Phenix City elementary school. Over five pounds of ice methamphetamine were seized in this drug bust. Episodes like these show that there are many residents in Phenix City, Alabama, that struggle with drug and alcohol addiction.

For those who are suffering from substance use disorder, there is still hope. It is possible to seek effective treatment, and there are many addiction specialists just waiting to help you along your path to recovery.

Our Closest Facility:

The Recovery Village Drug and Alcohol Rehab633 Umatilla Boulevard Umatilla FL 32784 (352) 771-2700

The Recovery Village does not operate in the state of Alabama. Our closest facility is in Umatilla FL and can be seen in the map above.

You’re not alone in this struggle.

million people have tried heroin

In the United States of America, drug use is a widespread problem. In 2014, for example, it was reported that 4.8 million people in America had tried heroin. How can we work together to solve this problem? It must be addressed on an individual level, and it must start with you. You have to have courage to take that first essential step towards your own recovery.

Finding Help & Recovery in Phenix City, AL

Alcohol & Drug Rehab Centers in Phenix City, AL

Phenix City has a number of options available for the treatment of addiction to alcohol, opiates, stimulants and many other substances. Finding help is not a difficult thing to do, but knowing which facility and which treatment program is right for you may take some research on your part. Let’s explore the three different treatment programs that are available in most treatment centers.

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    Phenix City Residential Treatment Programs

    An experienced staff of medical professionals care for patients 24 hours a day in an inpatient treatment program. A medical detox may be required before this program can begin. In this program, patients will stay on campus in the facility overnight.

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    Phenix City Partial Hospitalization Programs

    Patients don’t typically stay at the facility overnight in a partial hospitalization program (PHP), but they do participate in the therapy, courses and healing activities that inpatient patients participate in during the day.

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    Phenix City Outpatient Treatment Programs

    Patients who don’t need to stay at the facility or patients who have already successfully completed a PHP or inpatient treatment program may be ideal candidates for the outpatient treatment program. Patients will still participate in therapy, courses and other healing activities but for only 10 to 15 hours a week.

While there are local options for those who are looking for drug or alcohol addiction treatment in Phenix City, it may also be wise to consider a national treatment facility like The Recovery Village. At a facility such as this, patients have access to a staff of highly trained and experienced addiction specialists and healthcare professionals. Also, giving yourself the space and distance to heal may just be the ticket to your recovery.

Phenix City Drug & Alcohol Detox Centers

Because some substances have more severe withdrawal symptoms, medical detoxification may be necessary. With medical assistance, you will be able to rid your body of the toxic substance(s) in a relatively comfortable process. While this is certainly a positive thing, it’s important to remember that when a patient detoxes, it’s only the physical aspect of an addiction that is cured.

The real work – spiritual, mental, psychological and emotional aspects – of recovery will be done in an inpatient treatment program.

Recovery Meetings Near You in Phenix City

It’s important that you have an aftercare plan following your completion of a treatment program. One of the most essential aspects of an effective aftercare plan involves attending regular recovery meetings. Organizations like Alcoholics Anonymous, Narcotics Anonymous and SMART Recovery offer many options for meetings in the Phenix City area.

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) Meetings

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) offers many regular meetings for those who struggle with an addiction to alcohol. The meetings are all attended by people in recovery, and those members lead the meetings as well – not physicians or counselors. It’s critical to have the sense of community and support that can be found in AA meetings when you are in long-term recovery. AA is the original 12-step program, and it is the largest recovery group in the world. Here are a few options for meetings in Phenix City.

  • Daily Reprieve
    Triangle Club
    2210 4th Ave.
    Phenix City, AL 36867

  • Cut Bait
    Triangle Club
    2210 4th Ave.
    Phenix City, AL 36867

  • Just in Time
    Triangle Club
    2210 4th Ave.
    Phenix City, AL 36867

Narcotics Anonymous (NA) Meetings

The 12-step meetings for people who struggle with an addiction to drugs and not just alcohol are with an organization called Narcotics Anonymous. NA meetings provide an open and supportive atmosphere for those who are in recovery from drug addiction. With meetings in over 130 countries, there are several options in the Phenix City area. Here are a few of those meetings.

  • Triangle Club
    2210 4th Ave.
    Phenix City, AL 36867

  • Baptist Church
    222 5th St.
    Columbus, GA 31901

  • Bradley Center
    2000 16th Ave.
    Columbus, GA 31901

SMART Recovery Meetings

Unlike the 12-step approaches of NA and AA, SMART Recovery offers a 4-point system that encourages self-reliance and self-empowerment in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction. In the 4-point system, members learn how to balance their lives, maintain the motivation to abstain from substances, deal with any urges to use substances and handle their own thoughts and behaviors. There are several meetings both online and in person. Here is the closest meeting to Phenix City.

  • MACH
    6600 Van Aalst Blvd.
    Fort Benning, GA 31905

Al-Anon and Nar-Anon Meetings

These sister organizations to Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous are meant for the friends, family members and other loved ones of those who struggle with substance use disorder. In Nar-Anon and Al-Anon meetings, these loved ones can gather to express their thoughts and feelings to each other and lean on one another for support and understanding. While there aren’t currently any Al-Anon or Nar-Anon meetings in the Phenix City area, new chapters of these organizations are starting all the time.

For the people who are struggling with drug and alcohol addiction in Phenix City, Alabama, there are many different resources to help you seek the treatment that you need. However, there are also many surrounding cities that have additional helpful resources.

Local Communities Near Phenix City, AL Served

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  • 36869
  • 36870
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