Counselors and therapists can help you identify factors that underly your substance use, to avoid triggers, to strengthen your motivation, and to navigate treatment options. They can also team with certified professionals to administer medication-assisted treatment. More on counseling.
Support groups provide a space for getting social support, a sense of empowerment, and motivation from people who have faced — or are facing — similar challenges and circumstances. More on support groups.
Addiction Treatment Facilities Near Me
Location can be an important element to consider when choosing an addiction treatment facility that is right for you. This is especially true for outpatients who are looking to limit their travel time to and from a facility. In other cases, inpatients may be looking to be further away from home, where outside influences can be more easily avoided.
When looking in the Phoenix area, there are hundreds of addiction treatment options to choose from. Phoenix itself has the most rehab facilities in the area. There are also many options in Mesa, Glendale, Tempe, and Prescott.
Choosing the Right Treatment
Start Your Recovery offers helpful guidance for those who are looking to find the best treatment options for their specific needs and circumstances.
Treatment facilities in the Phoenix area provide various options. They include:
Most facilities in the Phoenix area will help you pay for treatment, through health insurance or other means.
Hundreds of rehab centers in and around Phoenix accept private health insurance and Medicaid. Many also accept Medicare, payment assistance, and a sliding fee schedule, based on a person’s income.
Inpatient vs. Outpatient
By recognizing the differences between inpatient and outpatient treatment, you will be better equipped to find a facility that meets your specific needs.
Inpatient centers allow patients to live at the facility while seeking treatment. Depending on the facility’s regulations, patients may be able to stay anywhere between three weeks to a year to receive care and support during their recovery. There are dozens of residential centers in the Phoenix area.
Outpatient centers also offer daily treatment but allow patients to continue to live at home, with the help and support of those around them.
There are over a hundred different outpatient centers in the Phoenix area. Phoenix, specifically, has the most of them, followed by Mesa and Glendale – all with dozens of options to choose from. There are also a handful of outpatient centers in Prescott, Tempe, and Scottsdale.
Local Government Programs
Good Samaritan Law
Arizona’s Good Samaritan Law allows a person to seek medical assistance for someone experiencing an overdose without fear of being charged or prosecuted for illegal possession or use of a controlled substance or illicit drug. They can, however, be charged with non-drug related offenses.