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Alcohol And Drug Rehab Treatments For Military In Hawaii

Within the state of Hawaii, many different treatment options can be found for military personnel, service members, and veterans who are battling a drug and or alcohol addiction. For many veteran's mental-health problems and addictions are an on-going problem. It is not uncommon for veterans to get caught up in abusing the prescription medications they are taking, especially if they are opiate-based painkillers. Injuries do occur when being deployed into a war zone, and during the healing process, it is not uncommon for the person to be prescribed some sort of painkiller to help with pain management. These various painkillers and opiates when not taken as directed can develop into a physical and mental dependency. When this occurs, the body builds up a need for the drug, and the dosage will increase to simply avoid the physical withdrawals from the drug.

In many cases, a person will have to attend a medical detox program to help them overcome the withdrawals from the drug, as it will be too dangerous to stop on their own. These detox programs typically last for a couple of weeks, and it is recommended that the person seeks treatment after they have completed detox. The military offers different forms of addiction services for its veterans and current service members. Many other programs can be found as privately funded centers or government-funded centers, which come at low-cost or no cost or covered by military insurance. These programs all offer different forms of therapy and treatment, but whatever the program may offer it is there to help beat the person’s addiction. An addiction only adds more pain and anguish to whatever is there, to begin with, it may seem like you are escaping your current pain, but things will only get darker and more difficult to cope with.

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Hawaii Addiction Services by Type of Drug

Hawaii Addiction Services by Type of Drug

Below you can find a listing of different drug & alcohol rehabilitation programs for military personnel in Hawaii. 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 counselors at 1-800-304-2219.