Oxy 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.

 

Oxy Abuse, Detox and Treatment

Oxy Abuse, Detox and Treatment

Oxy Abuse, Detox, and Treatment in NJ

“Oxy,” otherwise known as Oxycontin or Oxycodone, is a prescription painkiller that is also classified as an opiate drug. Oxy abuse can occur when an individual uses the drug without prescription, for longer than prescribed, or in doses which exceed their prescribed amount. A 2014 study by Monitoring the future estimated that 1-3% of U.S. high school students abuse oxy, placing it among the most prevalently abused prescription medications. Like most opiates, oxy is extremely addictive. Abuse of oxy can cause long-term health effects, such as liver damage. In order to break the cycle of oxy abuse, detox and treatment are necessary.

Detox Treatment in NJ Following Oxy Abuse

The detoxification process with oxy, as with any substance, involves the removal of the drug from an individual’s system. Detox treatment can be a grueling process following oxy abuse due to the prevalence of withdrawal symptoms. Such symptoms, which can be both physical (cramping, nausea, and vomiting) and psychological (irritability and anxiety), can be alleviated with medical assistance in the detox process. A doctor may prescribe medication to help an individual cope with withdrawal symptoms, and will always offer support to a client struggling to quit. Many detox treatment options are available to individuals in NJ, such as GenPsych’s Ambulatory Detox program. This program provides an individual with transportation to and from the GenPsych facility if they are interested in pursuing detox treatment. For more information on GenPsych’s Ambulatory Detox program, click here.

Treatment in NJ for Oxy Abuse following Detox

Following detox, it is important for an individual to pursue additional substance abuse treatment for oxy abuse. As a habit forming drug, oxy must be addressed both physically and psychologically. Where detox cleans out the body, continued treatment trains the body to no longer need or desire the drug. This process is often twofold, involving both medication and therapy. Support is crucial in the recovery process, and support from a trained professional can be even more beneficial, providing the individual with coping skills and behavioral tools to help them in their journey. If you or someone you know is seeking treatment in NJ for oxy 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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