Individualized Addiction Treatment

JourneyPure's Addiction Solution

Bowling Green's drug rehab in Kentucky is an inpatient treatment center for substance abuse, where the individual stays at the facility for the duration of their stay. This typically lasts between 30-90 days. Each patient has an assessment when they are first admitted so we can map out a specific treatment plan to meet their needs. Each person who comes to our facility is unique and requires individual attention to maximize their chance at staying sober long-term. Many patients are also suffering from a mental health disorder that is undiagnosed or untreated. We specialize in dual diagnosis so we can treat both the substance abuse and mental health issue at the same time. While it is never an easy thing to make the decision to attend treatment, at JourneyPure Bowling Green we aim to make this transition as easy as possible, in order to help you along your path in recovery.
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JourneyPure Coaching™ demonstrates our commitment to helping you get healthy and stay healthy. Utilizing our HIPPA-compliant software application designed exclusively for JourneyPure, our staff stays connected to every patient for a minimum of one year after treatment. This post-treatment connection supports total wellness recovery and plays a crucial role in helping our patients break free of the addiction cycle.

What Happens At Our Drug Addiction Treatment Center?

When it comes to the treatment of substance abuse issues, most people who suffer from addiction will need to attend one form of treatment or another. The reason for this is because it can be incredibly difficult to get and stay sober on one’s own volition. Many times when an individual attempts to get sober on their own, they will fall back into using at some point during the detox phase of their recovery, due to the fact that withdrawal symptoms are tremendously difficult to deal with without medical supervision, or if this does not occur, they will relapse back into using immediately after the withdrawals have stopped.  For this reason, it is highly suggested that you attend a rehab facility, like our Bowling Green drug addiction treatment center in Kentucky, if you are planning to stop using drugs. Each patient will start off in our detox program so they can withdrawal safely and comfortably. They are monitored 24/7 and will be able to receive any medications they need. If they experience intense cravings during the night, they will have others who they can lean on, and they will also be given access to individual and group therapies during the day, and a number of other holistic services as well.

Drug addiction is a terrible disease, which oftentimes stems from pain, physical or emotional, and the desperation to escape feelings of anger, depression, loneliness, and grief. Rather than seeking professional help, individuals attempt to self-medicate, and in doing so they actually deepen and worsen their initial issues. This, however, is not clear at first, as the individual only notices that they are experiencing a reprieve from the pain that they have come to know so well, but in due time, the addiction always causes more pain, putting the addict is an unbearable situation that they may find difficult to get out of. The professionals at our drug rehab in Kentucky understand addiction inside and out and are here to help you or your loved one begin the journey to sobriety. 

Drug Addiction Facts and Symptoms

Until recently, drug addiction was viewed by the wider population as a moral failing that was caused by individuals making conscious choices to abuse substances, but with the explosion of opioid addiction in this country, many have become aware that addiction is neither a choice nor a failing on the part of the individual afflicted. Research indicates that drug abuse alters the brain’s chemistry, due to the fact that drugs oversaturate the brain with certain neurotransmitters, which the brain then becomes dependent on. Many of these substances create euphoric sensations caused by rushes of endorphins, dopamine, serotonin, and other chemicals, and so the individual who is using them becomes accustomed to feeling these elevated senses of euphoria. In time, and as they build up a tolerance to the substance, the individual must use more of the substance in order to get the desired effect, but what usually happens in time, is that they are unable to achieve this high, regardless of how much of the substance they take.

When this occurs, the addicted individual usually finds themselves in a precarious situation, where they must continue to use, in order to stave off withdrawals, and in order to keep their brain’s chemistry functioning at its current norm, but yet they are not experiencing the effects of the drugs in the manner in which they desire. Being in this position can be tremendously frightening and lonely, as the addict is more than likely fairly far into their addiction and have for the most part almost completely forgotten how to live life with the aid of substances.

Drug addiction, like the kind we treat at our drug addiction treatment center in Kentucky, is an actual disease that should be treated by medical professionals. While many an addict every year attempts to combat their illness on their own, it should be said outright that this choice is most folly. In order to truly begin to grapple with your addiction, you should seek treatment at our drug rehab in Kentucky.

Some of the most commonly abused drugs are:

  • Prescription drugs
  • Xanax
  • Oxycontin
  • Percocet
  • Klonopin
  • Fentanyl
  • Codeine  
  • Cocaine
  • Opiates
  • Methamphetamine
  • Marijuana
  • MDMA

Some of the most common symptoms of drug addiction that you should be on the lookout for are:

  • Mood swings
  • Desperately acquiring prescription drugs
  • Impulsive behavior and poor decisions
  • Recurring problems with relationships and work
  • Drug-related encounters with law enforcement
  • Preoccupation with seeking out more drugs
  • Declining health such as weight loss, weakened immune system, and poor personal hygiene

Finding The Right Drug Addiction Treatment in Kentucky

If you think that you or your loved one may have a problem with drugs and you believe that they need a drug addiction treatment center in Kentucky then call the professionals at JourneyPure Bowling Green today. Our trained, caring, and knowledgeable staff is standing by to help you in any way that they can. They know exactly what it is that you are currently going through and they want nothing more but to help you through this trying time. Please give us a call today.

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