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Percocet Detox & Addiction Treatment Programs In Alberta

When it comes to getting treated for a Percocet addiction in Alberta, an addict's options are very limited. Alberta's current drug rehabilitation resources are embarrassingly limited.

A perfect example of just how bad the current situation is can be seen when an individual looks at the residential drug rehabilitation facilities in Alberta. There is already a great deal of debate about the effectiveness of the standard twenty-eight-day programs. Experts feel that twenty-eight days is barely enough time of the addict's body to rid completely itself of the Percocet residue. Alberta currently has so many residents who are in need of Percocet detox and rehab, that they have been forced to shorten the amount of time a person spends the residential program. The current amount of time the average addict will stay in the residential program is twenty-one days. While shortening the program allows more Albertans to get treatment, they are getting significantly less counseling and will most likely start using Percocet again.

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Until conditions improve, and more government-run residential drug rehabilitation programs are created, it is in the best interest of most people who are addicted to Percocet or another prescription to consider the advantages of a privately funded program. The private programs run longer and there is a much better staff-patient ratio. These two things combine to increase the potential effectiveness of the program.

There are two types of rehabilitation programs that Percocet addicts can choose from. Some addicts find that programs that make use of traditional rehabilitation techniques are the best answer. For other addicts, the best programs are the ones that use holistic techniques, which include diet and massage.

When the Percocet addict has completed a Percocet detox program, they should enroll in one of Alberta's residential rehab programs where they will get additional counseling that will help them juggle the demands of the real world with the temptation to start taking Percocet again.

Source: http://www.canadarehab.ca/

The information below will help you on how to find a Percocet rehab center in Alberta. The list could be incomplete, so if you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact us at 1-877-254-3348.

List of Alberta Percocet Detox Treatment Center

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Marcel Gemme has been helping people struggling with addiction for over 19 years. He first started as an intake counselor for a drug rehabilitation center in 2000. During his 5 years as an intake counselor, he helped many addicts get the treatment they needed. He also dealt with the families and friends of those people; he saw first-hand how much strain addiction puts on a family and how it can tear relationships apart. With drug and alcohol problems constantly on the rise in the United States and Canada, he decided to use the Internet as a way to educate and help many more people in both those countries. This was 15 years ago. Since then, Marcel has built two of the largest websites in the U.S. and Canada which reach and help millions of people each year. He is an author and a leader in the field of drug and alcohol addiction. His main focus is threefold: education, prevention and rehabilitation. To this day, he still strives to be at the forefront of technology in order to help more and more people.

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