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Drug and Alcohol Rehab Programs Washington DC

Use combinations of the same therapies used in drug treatment as well as alcohol treatment in order to get the addict off of their drugs of choice. Just as in other forms of rehab treatment, there is follow up with social groups, other forms of therapy such as psychotherapy, behavior modification, and other treatments.

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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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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DOH/Addiction Prevention and Recovery
(202) 698-3773
1905 E Street SE
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Detoxification, Methadone Maintenance, Methadone Detoxification, Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Persons with HIV/AIDS, Seniors/older adults, Pregnant/postpartum women, Women

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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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Kolmac Clinic
(202) 638-1992
1411 K Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Substance abuse , Buprenorphine Services
Types of Care
Outpatient
Special Programs/Groups
Gays and Lesbians

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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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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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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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Samaritan Inns
(202) 667-8831
2523 14th Street NW
Washington, DC
Services Provided
Halfway house

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Second Genesis Inc
(202) 222-0120
1320 Harvard 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
Seniors/older adults, Men, Criminal justice clients

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Drug and Alcohol Rehab Programs

It’s bad enough to be addicted to one substance, but frequently addictions do not occur alone. The type of personality susceptible to one type of addiction is frequently defined as an “addictive” personality, which means there’s actually a physiological make-up that predisposes them to becoming addicted. That’s one reason that drug & alcohol rehab programs are sometimes bundled together.

Combination drug and alcohol programs

Use combinations of the same therapies used in drug treatment as well as alcohol treatment in order to get the addict off of their drugs of choice. Just as in other forms of rehab treatment, there is follow up with social groups, other forms of therapy such as psychotherapy, behavior modification, and other treatments. Hospitalization during withdrawal is especially crucial for the compound drug/alcohol addict, because the complex of symptoms of overdose/withdrawal is so much more dangerous than a single substance alone, and so much more likely to be fatal.

One big difference from an ordinary alcohol program, however, is that there may be judicial control involved. Drug use and abuse is usually illegal; and not only is the drug addict sometimes caught in the act of breaking the law (such as burglary to support the expensive drug habit), the very acts of finding and taking the drugs themselves are breaking the law. So drug & alcohol rehab programs may be required by the court, or they may even be a course of t...

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