Ohio, like so many states in the United States, is experiencing the opioid crisis that is affecting millions of Americans. The rate of overdose in Ohio is the second highest rate in the nation and most commonly involves opioid drugs. Even though you may have begun taking opioid drugs to treat pain or injury with a valid prescription, this class of drugs is highly addictive and prolonged use or high doses can lead to a serious substance misuse problem.
If you think that you or a loved one might be struggling with addiction or have a physical dependence on alcohol or drugs, you are not alone. There are treatment facilities in Chillicothe that are ready to help you begin recovery.
Chillicothe Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation and Treatment
It can be difficult to know where to turn when you are beginning the process of looking for treatment, particularly if it is the first time for you or your loved one. An important first step in this process is to learn more about what rehabilitation facilities offer. The next step is determining what you need and assessing which program is the right one. There are treatment facilities in Chillicothe, including inpatient and outpatient detox, and several different rehabilitation and treatment centers.
Drug and Alcohol Detox Programs and Treatment Centers in Chillicothe, OH
Using alcohol or taking drugs over a long period of time can not only result in addiction, but a strong physical dependence as well. Ceasing use of alcohol or drugs suddenly can result in intense withdrawal symptoms that can be dangerous for the individual. A medical drug and alcohol detox can help the patient safely clear drugs and alcohol from their body is usually the first step of a treatment plan.
Currently, there is one residential detox program in Chillicothe that specializes in helping patients taper off before beginning treatment.
Chillicothe Residential Treatment Programs
A residential treatment program is also called an inpatient alcohol rehab or inpatient drug rehab. Patients who need intensive treatment and structure attend one of these inpatient rehab facilities to receive alcohol and drug addiction treatment.
Patients who decide to attend a residential treatment program should expect to live at the facility for some time as they receive medical monitoring and different types of therapies that are selected to meet their needs. Program duration range from a few weeks up to several months or more, depending on the patient’s needs.
In Chillicothe, there is currently:
- One residential treatment programs
- One residential detox programs
Chillicothe Partial Hospitalization Programs
Patients who enroll in a partial hospitalization program receive treatment on a daily basis but return to their homes or to a sober living facility in the evenings. Even though partial hospitalization programs do not host patients overnight, the treatment that takes place is still intensive and can be effective for patients who have a strong support network at home; however, it’s not right for everyone.
Currently, there are no partial hospitalization programs in Chillicothe or in the Columbus area. However, there are many partial hospitalization programs throughout Ohio if traveling is an option for you.
Chillicothe Outpatient Treatment Programs
Outpatient treatment programs offer treatment during the day and allow for the patient to return to their home or sober living facility in the evening. This type of rehab might be a starting point for a patient who has a strong support network at home and who does not need the structure that a residential treatment program provides. Or, an outpatient treatment program could be a later stage of a larger treatment plan for a patient who has already attended an inpatient treatment program.
Currently, there is one outpatient drug treatment program in Chillicothe. There are also more outpatient treatment programs in the Columbus area if traveling is an option for you.