Drug Rehab Centers in Des Moines, Iowa

Created On Monday, 05, August 2013
Modified On Friday, 08, October 2021


There are over ten diverse types of drug rehabs in Des Moines accessible for addicts of all ages. These services are offered for teens, women, and men, and are capable of assisting any form of the substance abuse problem. The majority of the teens are now getting trapped in addiction, which is alarming as these habits can eventually kill them if they are unable to get the right help. Education and prevention techniques are also offered within the city.

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Many teens today are getting caught up in addiction, and it is a scary scene when you see a teen struggling with something that will eventually kill them if they do not get the right kind of help. Teen substance abuse treatment programs in Des Moines are designed to treat the teen's addiction but to also start giving them more life skills and teaching them how to handle tough situations, along with educating them about the dangers of alcohol & drug abuse.

With almost 600,000 residents the city of Des Moines is the largest city in Iowa, and like many other states, it also struggles with the trafficking of methamphetamines from Mexico and locally produced meth. Because of the severity of meth addictions, there are many forms of drug abuse treatment programs in Des Moines to help those who are struggling.

Here is a list of the different drug rehab services in Des Moines, Iowa. The list can be incomplete so please do not hesitate to contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.

List of Drug Rehabs in Des Moines, Iowa


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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. He is a Licensed Drug and Alcohol Treatment Specialist graduate with Honours of Stratford Career Institute. Marcel has also received a certificate from Harvard for completing a course entitled The Opioid Crisis in America and a certificate from The University of Adelaide for completing a course entitled AddictionX: Managing Addiction: A Framework for Succesful Treatment.