Maine Home Detoxification Programs for Alcohol and Drug Addiction

Created On Monday, 21, March 2016
Modified On Friday, 08, October 2021


Drug rehabilitation facilities in Maine will often provide home detox kits for addicts. Home detox is a useful process for addicts who have not been using drugs for a long time or are taking drugs that cause serious withdrawals. Through holistic and natural remedies, addicts can detox at home, and go through a body detox to help them through the withdrawals. After this home detox, the addict should enter a drug rehabilitation center to address all the other issues with the addiction.

Home detox is similar and can be considered a body detox as the addict is simply going through the withdrawals at home utilizing various methods to alleviate withdrawal symptoms. The whole point of a home detox to get a person physically ready for drug rehabilitation, so as the treatment process can be effective.

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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.