Drug Rehabilitation Centers Washington DC

Drug rehabilitation centers teach you to reach out to others, to help others in the same way that others are helping you. They teach you methods to handle the addiction so that you are not blindsided by craving, but can find a permanent state of sobriety.

Gospel Rescue Ministries
(202) 842-1731x218
810 5th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Women, Men

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So Others Might Eat Inc (SOME)
(202) 797-8806x1000
60 O Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Men
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Institute for Behavioral Change
(202) 675-8315
401 H Street NE
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Adolescents, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
Spanish

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Addiction Prevention and Recovery
(202) 535-1242
1300 First Street NE
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient

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Oasis
(202) 396-9480
910 Bladensburg Road NE
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification, Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Women, Men, Criminal justice clients
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired, Spanish

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Clean and Sober Streets
(202) 783-7343
425 2nd Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Residential short-term treatment (30 days or less), Residential long-term treatment (more than 30 days)
Special Programs/Groups
Women, Men, Criminal justice clients

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Mental Health Substance Abuse Program
(202) 462-4788x241
2831 15th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Language Services
Spanish

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Howard University Hospital
(202) 865-6611
2041 Georgia Avenue NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Hillcrest Children''s Center
(202) 232-6100
1325 W Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Adolescents, Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders

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Whitman Walker Clinic/Mental Hlth and
(202) 939-7623
1701 14th Street NW
Washington, DC
Hotline
(202) 797-4444
Services Provided
Substance abuse
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders, Persons with HIV/AIDS, Gays and Lesbians, Men, DUI/DWI offenders
Language Services
ASL or other assistance for hearing impaired

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Drug Rehabilitation Centers

What do Drug Rehabilitation Centers do? Drug rehabilitation centers provide intervention. Intervention breaks the cycle. Drug rehabilitation centers provide detox. Detox removes the drug from your system so that you are free of its destructive influence. This step gets you through the biggest initial hurdle: withdrawal–in an environment where you are safe, as well as medically supervised. When your body is free of the influence of the drug, you can begin to heal.

But you don’t have to heal alone. You have the help of experienced professionals, all looking out for your benefit.

Drug rehabilitation centers teach you to reach out to others, to help others in the same way that others are helping you. They teach you methods to handle the addiction so that you are not blindsided by craving, but can find a permanent state of sobriety.

Essentially drug rehabilitation focuses on teaching the addict how to fend off destructive elements, and empower positive ones; teaches good habits; encourage positive behaviors. Fighting substance abuse requires a team effort, and a good drug rehabilitation center provides that team; trained compassionate doctors, helpful therapists and sympathetic peers. They even bring the family in for training, retraining and therapeutic sessions, addressing issues of codependency, peer pressure and other complex issues.

Drug rehabilitation centers deal with the real problem of drug addiction. Whether the drug of choice is alcohol, or some ot...

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