District of Columbia Drug Rehabs Covered by Cigna Insurance

Created On Friday, 13, February 2015
Modified On Friday, 10, September 2021


Cigna is an American health insurance, and most of its policies and plans provide coverage for behavioral health services. Anyone in Washington D.C. who has a Cigna health insurance plan or policy may have coverage for mental health services and the treatment of substance abuse disorders. Cigna provides a few different plans and policies such as the bronze, silver, and gold plans, and each one will provide different monthly premiums, co-pay options, and co-insurance options, and varying out of pocket expenses. How much someone will have to pay for substance abuse treatment in Washington D.C. will depend on what type of insurance plan they have with Cigna. Drug and alcohol treatment is essential to treat addiction, and people suffering from mental health problems will also need the right type of help. Clients of Cigna insurance may have access to inpatient drug rehab, outpatient centers, drug detox programs, hospital inpatient services, and private counseling and therapy programs.

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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.