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Drug Treatment Centers Shreveport (318) 550-3059

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Delayed treatment for addiction has the potential to detour lives onto innumerable self-destructive paths. However, recognizing or accepting the fact that drug use is no longer manageable is often the challenge most substance abusers face. Drug Treatment Centers Shreveport are aware of the myriad excuses that people in addiction use to delay the fact that they need help. They also recognize the dangers that lay ahead for those who put off entering a drug treatment center for too long.

Common reasons people delay treatment may include:

  • Misconceptions about what it takes to overcome addiction.
  • Fears that drug treatment centers are not financially feasible for them.
  • Concerns about being away from family and friends during rehab.
  • Falsely believing that drug treatment centers are only for celebrities.
  • Knowing that committing to drug rehab means they can never use drugs again.

Rehab is a Phone Call Away (318) 550-3059

Drug Rehab Facilities in Shreveport

Substance Use Disorder Services

Substance Use Disorder Services

510 East Stoner Avenue, Suite 116-A, Shreveport, Louisiana 71101
Rating: 3.3
Overcomers Recovery Support

Overcomers Recovery Support

4409 Meriwether Road, Shreveport, Louisiana 71109
Rating: 3
Center for Families Inc

Center for Families Inc

864 Olive Street, Shreveport, Louisiana 71104
Rating: 4.3
Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse

Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse

2000 Fairfield Avenue, Shreveport, Louisiana 71104
Rating: 5.0
Line Avenue Counseling

Line Avenue Counseling

2038 Line Avenue, Shreveport, Louisiana 71104
Rating: 3
A A Central Office Inc

A A Central Office Inc

2800 Youree Drive, Shreveport, Louisiana 71104
Rating: 4.0
Palmetto Addiction Recovery Center, Shreveport

Palmetto Addiction Recovery Center, Shreveport

820 Jordan Street, Shreveport, Louisiana 71101
Rating: 3
Brentwood Hospital

Brentwood Hospital

1006 Highland Avenue, Shreveport, Louisiana 71101
Rating: 2.4
Buckhalter Recovery Center

Buckhalter Recovery Center

527 Crockett Street, Shreveport, Louisiana 71101
Rating: 3
Core Center of Recovery

Core Center of Recovery

635 Stoner Avenue, Shreveport, Louisiana 71101
Rating: 5.0
Steps

Steps

525 Crockett Street, Shreveport, Louisiana 71101
Rating: 3
A Family United Inc

A Family United Inc

1730 Elizabeth Ave, Shreveport, Louisiana 71101
Rating: 3
American Screening Corporation

American Screening Corporation

6658 Youree Dr Ste 180 PMB 404, Shreveport, Louisiana 71105
Rating: 5.0
Willis/Knighton South Hospital

Willis/Knighton South Hospital

2510 Bert Kouns Street Industrial Loop, Shreveport, Louisiana 71118
Rating: 4.1
Pines Treatment Center

Pines Treatment Center

6240 Greenwood Road, Shreveport, Louisiana 71119
Rating: 3
Council On Alcoholism

Council On Alcoholism

3022 Old Minden Road, Bossier City, Louisiana 71112
Rating: 3
CADA Bossier

CADA Bossier

1525 Fullilove Drive, Bossier City, Louisiana 71112
Rating: 4.1
Applegate Recovery

Applegate Recovery

1605 Benton Rd. , Bossier City, Louisiana 71111
Rating: 3.9
Evergreen Presbyterian Ministries Inc - Ravendale Community Home

Evergreen Presbyterian Ministries Inc - Ravendale Community Home

815 Ravendale Drive, Shreveport, Louisiana 71107
Rating: 3
New Day Rehabilitation

New Day Rehabilitation

8856 Youree Drive , Shreveport, Louisiana 71115
Rating: 3
Methadone Clinic of East Texas

Methadone Clinic of East Texas

670 Spur 156, Waskom, Texas 75692
Rating: 3.4
Choices Adolescent Treatment Ctr Inc

Choices Adolescent Treatment Ctr Inc

4521 Karnack Highway, Marshall, Texas 75672
Rating: 3.5
Special Health Resources of East Texas

Special Health Resources of East Texas

410 North 4th Street, Longview, Texas 75601
Rating: 3.3
Longview Wellness Center Inc

Longview Wellness Center Inc

1107 East Marshall Avenue, Longview, Texas 75606
Rating: 3
Behavioral Hospital of Longview

Behavioral Hospital of Longview

22 Bermuda Lane , Longview, Texas 75605
Rating: 3.0
East Texas Clinic

East Texas Clinic

201 Pine Tree Road, Suite A, Longview, Texas 75604
Rating: 2.0
Natchitoches Center for

Natchitoches Center for

210 Medical Drive, Natchitoches, Louisiana 71457
Rating: 4.7
Ruston Behavioral Health Clinic

Ruston Behavioral Health Clinic

602 East Georgia Avenue, Ruston, Louisiana 71270
Rating: 3
Arkansas Treatment Services PA

Arkansas Treatment Services PA

408 Hazel Street, Texarkana, Arkansas 71854
Rating: 4.5
Community Healthcore

Community Healthcore

1002 Texas Boulevard, Texarkana, Texas 75501
Rating: 2.5
Hazel Street Recovery Center

Hazel Street Recovery Center

1217 Hazel Street, Texarkana, Texas 75501
Rating: 3
SW Arkansas Counseling and MHC Inc

SW Arkansas Counseling and MHC Inc

2904 Arkansas Boulevard, Texarkana, Arkansas 71854
Rating: 5.0
Summerhill Counseling Center

Summerhill Counseling Center

4091 Summerhill Square, Texarkana, Texas 75503
Rating: 5.0
Southwest Arkansas Counseling MHC Inc

Southwest Arkansas Counseling MHC Inc

7000 North State Line Avenue, Texarkana, Arkansas 71854
Rating: 3
Azleway Substance Abuse Program

Azleway Substance Abuse Program

1085 Private Road 3481, Big Sandy, Texas 75755
Rating: 5.0
Southwest Arkansas Counseling and MHC

Southwest Arkansas Counseling and MHC

715 North College Street, El Dorado, Arkansas 71730
Rating: 3
South Arkansas Substance Abuse

South Arkansas Substance Abuse

100 Hargett Drive, El Dorado, Arkansas 71730
Rating: 5.0
Reformers Unanimous

Reformers Unanimous

Landmark Baptist Church, 11125 Spur 248, Tyler, Texas 75707
Rating: 3
Add LIfe Recovery Center LLC

Add LIfe Recovery Center LLC

1909 Rickety Lane, Tyler, Texas 75703
Rating: 4.0
East Texas Medical Center

East Texas Medical Center

4101 University Boulevard, Tyler, Texas 75701
Rating: 3

Cost of Delaying Addiction Treatment

Whether we care to admit it or not, the ultimate cost of putting off treatment at Drug Treatment Centers in Shreveport can be death. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), there are more deaths, illness, and disabilities from substance abuse today than from any other preventable health condition.

It seems incredible that with so much media coverage about the dangers of addiction and so many lives being lost every day, that addiction is more rampant in society than even a decade ago. And while a drug-related death strikes a devastating blow to those left behind, long term addiction also extracts a very high price for everyone in the following ways:

  1. Unemployment or loss of income due to absences or inability to work as a result of habitual drug use.
  2. Medical costs due to various drug related illnesses.
  3. Cost of purchasing drugs to satisfy the obsessive craving and compulsive use.
  4. Legal costs connected to DUIs or drug-related offenses.
  5. Cost related to broken relationships and divorce as a direct result of drug use.
  6. Psychological stress that can lead to physical illness for loved ones who worry about the effects addiction is having on family life, the addict's health, finances and on children in the home.

Overcoming Addiction With the Help of Drug Treatment Centers Shreveport

While it is never easy to overcome the barriers to getting treatment, the benefits far out weight the cost. It begins with breaking down the myths that surround drug addiction treatment. Maybe the greatest myth about drug addiction is that it is easy to overcome. Many who hold to this belief and attempt to stop using drugs or alcohol on their own put themselves at serious health risk or suffering a relapse.

The five top benefits of getting into a treatment program with the help and guidance of Drug Treatment Centers Shreveport sooner than later includes:

1. Accurate Diagnosis: By matching you with a treatment center, every patient undergoes a thorough physical and psychological evaluation at intake by board certified doctors and nurses. This evaluation often identify underlying issues requiring dual diagnosis treatment. When issues such as mental illness is left untreated, it can be a serious hindrance to long term sobriety. Making an accurate diagnosis is therefore a critical component to our treatment process.

2. Medically Monitored Detoxification: The unpredictable nature of withdrawal symptoms makes halting drug use alone particularly dangerous. Withdrawal symptoms can escalate from mild to severe rapidly. Through a medical detoxification process, Drug Treatment in Shreveport offers a safe alternative to going "cold turkey" or trying to halt drug use on your own. All clinicians have emergency trauma training that enables them to address any serious health crisis that may occur during the detox process. The primary goal is to keep the patient stable by alleviating undue pain and suffering. Their treatment teams are also qualified to administer treatment medication, when necessary.

3. Rehabilitation and Recovery: Overcoming addiction requires a comprehensive rehabilitation process that incorporates various evidence-based conventional and holistic treatment remedies.

4. Relapse prevention Education and Training: They help those in recovery to understand relapse triggers and how to avoid and/or overcome them. Prolonged addiction can make sobriety seem like an impossible goal. This fallacy is perpetuated the longer treatment is delayed. The fact is, recovery from drug addiction is not only possible but feasible with the right treatment and support.

About Shreveport, LA

Shreveport is the largest city in Louisiana with a thriving population of 200,327 or more. The city was developed along the Red river in 1836 by the Shreve Town Company. Riverboat gambling which first came to Shreveport in the 1990's attracted enterprising visitors to the city that spurred revitalization of the downtown riverfront areas. This facelift added some interesting and unique features to the city such as brick sidewalks, crosswalks, statues, sculptures and mosaics.

Mardi Gras is also an important cultural part of the Shreveport area. Mardi Gras celebrations in Shreveport attracts more than 400,000 traveler annually, as well as its share of illicit drug use. Visitors donned in beads and colorful attire can enjoy mouth-watering king cakes in every imaginable flavor and color. The weekend event seeks to provide something for everyone through family fun parades, glitzy parties and outlandish balls.

Drug addiction is treatable and the sooner treatment with the help of Drug Treatment Centers Shreveport is received, the easier it is to overcome. Call Drug Treatment Centers Shreveport today at (318) 550-3059 to find out about treatment options.

Upcoming Shreveport AA & NA Meetings:

AA Meeting Address Day and Time Phone
LEGACY GROUP 4202 S BROADWAY TYLER, 75701, Tyler, TX 75701 Mon, 12:00 PM (903) 534-4900
Old State Police Building Hwy. 67 East, Hope, AR 71801 Sun, 4:00 PM (870) 777-4641
TYLER SERENITY GROUP 3 601 N BROADWAY TYLER, 75702, Tyler, TX 75702 Mon, 6:30 PM (903) 597-2650
First Methodist Church Caddo Street, Montgomery, LA 71454 Tue, 7:00 PM (318) 357-8296
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