Drug & Alcohol Rehab Services for Addicts with HIV/AIDS in South Dakota

Created On Friday, 08, June 2018
Modified On Friday, 17, September 2021


Regardless of the type of drug and alcohol treatment that someone decides to go to, it is important to locate a program that will be able to service the individual needs of the addict. Anyone struggling with a substance abuse disorder and who is HIV positive in South Dakota will have to access a specific type of drug rehab. Often this is a residential program in South Dakota that provides more comprehensive medical care and supervision and can help treat the symptoms and co-infections associated with the disease. Drug abuse in South Dakota impacts many people and their families, and battling HIV/AIDS can only force an addict to use more drugs to cope with the illness. Locating the best possible help in the state is important, and throughout South Dakota will be both inpatient and outpatient drug treatment services. Private and state-funded programs operate within the state, and some of these services will have the capacity to help someone who is HIV positive.

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Below, you can find a listing of the different drug dependency programs for addicts with HIV/AIDS in South Dakota. The list can be incomplete so if you do not find what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.

List of Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation Services for Addicts with HIV/AIDS in South Dakota


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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.