Alcohol Detox, Treatment, and Abuse in NJ

You can break the cycle of addiction. The GenPsych Ambulatory Detox Program will allow you to call and be seen immediately. Many times, those that are struggling with addiction may want to stop using, but the thought of facing withdrawal gets in their way. It doesn’t have to. You can call 1-855-436-7792 or click here to schedule an assessment and be seen the same day.  You will speak to someone in central admissions, they will collect a little information and then we will arrange to pick you up from wherever you are in NJ. You will receive medication to assist you with your withdrawal symptoms and return to your home that same evening. Find out more about our Ambulatory Detox Program below.

 

Alcohol Abuse, Detox and Treatment

Alcohol Detox, Treatment, and Abuse

Alcohol Detox, Treatment, and Abuse in NJ

Alcohol consumption in the United States is extremely prevalent and binge drinking is no exception. With more than 25 percent of US adults admitting to binge drinking or heavy drinking within the past month (2013), it can be difficult to draw the line between having fun and struggling with addiction. It is estimated that over 16 million Americans suffer with Alcohol Use Disorders (AUDs) each year (National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism). Of those 16 million, less than 2 million receive the treatment necessary to recover. In NJ, nearly all individuals in detox and treatment programs use alcohol, either independently or in combination with other drugs. Alcohol detox can be a difficult process, but is a necessary first step when recovering from abuse.

Detox Treatment in NJ Following Alcohol Abuse

Detoxification, or detox, is the process by which toxic substances are removed from the body. In the case of alcohol abuse, detox treatment involves the discontinuation of alcohol consumption altogether. Unlike detox from other drugs, detox following alcohol abuse can be especially difficult as alcoholic beverages are easily accessible and socially acceptable. Medically facilitated detox is often recommended for this reason, as professionals can provide specialized support and resources to help an individual quit. Those struggling with alcohol addiction may also experience withdrawal symptoms during the detox treatment process. Without medical supervision, these symptoms, which range from anxiety and nausea to seizures and tremors, can be life-threatening. Following alcohol abuse, detox treatment can be pursued in NJ through GenPsych’s Ambulatory Detox program, which provides both transportation and medical care for those in need. For more information on GenPsych’s Ambulatory Detox program, click here.

Treatment in NJ for Alcohol Abuse following Detox

Like detox, treatment for alcohol abuse is most successful when supervised by a medical professional. Doctors can help make the recovery process following detox as safe, healthy, and painless as possible. Treatment for alcohol abuse goes beyond addressing drinking habits, tackling other aspects of an individual’s life that may be at the root of their behaviors. Through continued involvement in a substance abuse program, an individual can learn about support systems, models of recovery, stress management, and more. These tools will provide them with long-term skills to prevent relapse and help them to live a healthy, clean life. If you or someone you know is seeking treatment in NJ for alcohol abuse following detox, visit GenPsych’s Substance Abuse program site here.

Call 1-855-436-7792 or Click Here to Schedule an Assessment

About GenPsych’s NJ Ambulatory Detox Program

The GenPsych Ambulatory Detox Program offers a unique opportunity for individuals suffering from chemical dependency. Not only are our clients safely and comfortably detoxed with the assistance of medication under the care of our medical team, but they are also offered therapeutic programming to learn more about their addiction, as well as relapse prevention skills to help manage and sustain their recovery. Our educated, experienced, and compassionate staff provides support and understanding as individuals enter this initial stage of treatment. Our staff also has the knowledge and ability to engage and motivate clients during this difficult and delicate stage in the journey of their recovery. Our program allows clients to immediately put into practice the skills they learn as clients are able to return to their home environment nightly, which is where they will need to be able to implement their newly learned skills.

What to expect when scheduling an assessment

  1. When you call 1-855-436-7792 and you will reach one of our staff in central admissions. They will collect your information and schedule an appointment and transportation to and from our facility that same day. Callers after 5pm will be asked to press option 2 for Detox appointments, which will redirect them to our 24/7 admissions line to speak to a live after hours representative.
  2. A nurse from our program will contact you to gather any relevant medical information (medical history, substance used, last use etc…) She will answer any questions you may have and discuss the types of medications that will be used to assist you with your withdrawal symptoms.
  3. Transportation will pick you up at the time of your scheduled appointment from anywhere in New Jersey and transport you to our facility.
  4. Upon arriving at our facility, you will be assessed and immediately provided with medication to assist you with your withdrawal symptoms.

Hours of operation:

Our program is open every day. Program hours from Monday through Friday are 8am to 5pm, and weekend hours are 8am to 2pm. Clients are initially screened for appropriateness by our nursing staff. Upon admission to the program an individualized but safe and conservative detox protocol is used to ensure the medical safety and comfort of each client. It is our goal that each client has a comfortable and therapeutic experience, and is ready to move on to the next phase of their recovery.

Call  1-855-436-7792 or click  to schedule an appointment

Click here for more Clinical Information and some Frequently Asked Questions about our Ambulatory Detox Program

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