Drug addiction or drug abuse both are negative consequences on an individual’s life and his surroundings.Any addiction usually have negative effects and drug addiction has chronic effects such as relapsing brain disease, problems in person’s self control etc. Also drug addiction hampers the person’s ability to resist intense impulses to take drugs. The effects of drug addiction varies from person to person.
There are various rehabilitation centers worldwide. The top 10 rehabilitation centres in the world are :
- Hazelden Betty Ford – Nationwide
- The Caron Foundation – Wernersville , Pennsylvania
- Ocean Breeze Recovery – Pompano Beach , Florida
- Benchmark Recovery Center – Austin, Texas
- Behavioural Health Of The Palm Beaches – Palm Beach, Florida
- Phoenix House – New York
- Jude’s Recovery Center -Altanta Georgia
- Rock Solid Recovery/Sure Haven – Costa Mesa , California
- Sober living By The Sea -Newport Beach, California
- Mountainside – Canaan, Connecticut
Some of the rehabilitation centers in the world are free while some cost thousands of dollars a day .
There are various types of drugs and addiction treatment. The cost of the treatment varies accordingly. The various types of addiction treatment are :
This treatment costs $ 1,000 – $ 1,500 . The cost changes with the type of drug addiction treatment.
This type of programme cost around $6,000 for a 30 day programme. Popular rehabilitation centers cost $20,000 for the same 30 days programme.
These programmes are basically for mild – moderate addictions and are comparatively cheaper than inpatient rehabs. It depends on the visits an individual makes how long and how often.
Medicines are provided to the patient according to the drug addiction. The cost of this treatment depends on the type of drug involved.
Not only abroad but India too have brilliant centers for drug addicts . Some of these are :
- Safe House Wellness Retreat and Rehab centers – New Delhi
- Bhumika Foundation Trust – Way to Serenity – Chhatarpur, Delhi
- Safa Home – New Delhi
- Dayaneeta Social Welfare Society – Bakhtawarpur , Delhi
- Oxygen Institute of Psychiatry – Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh
- Phoenix Foundation – Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh