Benzodiazepine Abuse, Detox, and Treatment 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.

Benzodiazepine Abuse, Detox and Treatment

Benzodiazepine Abuse, Detox and Treatment

Benzodiazepine Abuse, Detox and Treatment in NJ

Benzodiazepine is a type of prescription drug, classified as a tranquilizer. Doctors may prescribe benzodiazepine to help individuals with anxiety, insomnia, seizures, and more. However, benzodiazepine abuse occurs when this drug is taken for non-medicinal purposes or outside the scope of their doctor’s prescription. When taken without medical supervision, benzodiazepines can lead to drug dependence and cause slow or impaired functioning within an individual. It also not uncommon for those abusing benzodiazepines to abuse other prescription medications, such as opiates. When taken in combination with other drugs, serious illness, injury, and even death may occur. Professional detox and treatment are often necessary to break the cycle of benzodiazepine abuse.

Detox Treatment in NJ Following Benzodiazepine Abuse

Detox treatment involves the elimination of a toxic or harmful substance from the body. Following benzodiazepine abuse, an individual pursuing recovery will begin detox treatment. Because dependence often occurs with prolonged use of benzodiazepines, it is not uncommon for an individual who uses the drug either medicinally or recreationally to experience benzodiazepine withdrawal syndrome. Symptoms of benzodiazepine withdrawal syndrome are numerous and can range in severity from nausea and irritability to panic attacks and suicide. It is therefore recommended that individuals seeking detox treatment following benzodiazepine abuse do so under medical supervision in a professional facility. GenPsych offers individuals suffering from benzodiazepine abuse in NJ a specialized Ambulatory Detox program that provides transportation to and from the facility. For more information on GenPsych’s Ambulatory Detox program, click here.

Treatment in NJ for Benzodiazepine Abuse following Detox

As with recovery from any substance addiction, treatment for benzodiazepine abuse is an important step following detox. Where detox will assist with physical recovery from benzodiazepine abuse, extended treatment will address the psychological causes and effects of the individual’s addiction and help to prevent relapse. Through the support of trained professionals, supplemented with medicinal care, an individual can learn the necessary skills and coping mechanisms to live without benzodiazepines. If you or someone you know is seeking treatment in NJ for Benzodiazepine 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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