Drug Rehab Centers in Humboldt County, California

Last updated: 27 June 2022


Over the last few years, the drug crisis has intensified throughout the world causing nearly every country to report increased rates of drug and alcohol abuse and drug-related deaths. The United States has been no stranger to the drug crisis or the challenges that it can produce and in fact, the US remains the only nation to report the abundant rates of drug abuse and drug deaths that they do year after year. In twelve months, the US recorded over 93,000 drug-related deaths surpassing even their record high for drug deaths.

List of Drug Rehab Centers in Humboldt County, California

Here is a list of the different treatment centers in Humboldt County, California. The list can be incomplete so please do not hesitate to contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.

This rise in drug and alcohol abuse rates has caused many of the smaller places around the nation to begin reporting an influx of drug and alcohol abuse as well as drug-related deaths including in places such as Humboldt County, California which has Eureka as the largest city within that county. Drug rehabs in Humboldt County, California are available around the world offering support to anyone that has struggled with a drug or alcohol addiction to learning how to appropriately end their substance use problem to ensure the best chance at long-term sobriety. The state of California has dealt with an abundance of drug and alcohol abuse throughout the last several years which las led the state to an increased rate of drug-related deaths being seen. This rise in the drug abuse rates has caused Humboldt County, California to report 131 drug-related deaths in one single year while other counties report even more significant rates of drug fatalities, according to the County Health Rankings. If you or someone you love has struggled to end a drug or alcohol addiction, do not hesitate to seek out the care of a drug rehab program to help you end your addiction and learn to live drug-free for good. There are many options for drug rehab programs from short-term care to long-term residential programs and plenty of other options in between. With adequate help and guidance through the drug recovery process, patients can learn how to end their drug abuse while also handling many of the mental or emotional challenges that tend to arise during a substance use problem. Do not wait to enroll in a drug treatment program as any continued substance use can lead to more complications arising. Call us today to receive additional information on the drug rehabs in Humboldt County, California, and learn to live drug-free for good.

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Additional Information on Humboldt County and Substance Use

Humboldt County is situated on the far North Coast of the state and has a population of over 132,000 people. The county is densely forested and mountainous with about 110 miles of coastline. Humboldt County is a popular tourist destination because of the Redwood Forest, and some of the tallest trees in the world. The Humboldt County Department of Health and Human Services provides substance use treatment services for the residents of the county. The programs are available for those who are experiencing an addiction problem that is impacting their physical and interpersonal relationships. The substance use treatment programs provide outpatient services for two to four days per week and treatment is conducted in groups. There are also programs for fathers, women's recovery groups, and men seeking safety groups.

Program services are also provided for addiction assessment, consultation and referrals, plan development, treatment and recovery services, parenting skills, skill development, case management, and service coordination. Substance use in the county affects many people and families living throughout. In 2018 the number of opioid-related overdose deaths reached 15, which was a rate of 10.5 deaths per 100,000 population. During that time in 2018, there were 60 people admitted to emergency rooms because of an opioid overdose, along with 31 people who were hospitalized because of an opioid overdose. In 2018, prescriptions for pain medication in Humboldt County reached 121,113, and the most common pain medication prescriptions were hydrocodone and oxycodone.

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Marcel Gemme, DATS

Marcel Gemme, DATS


on June 27, 2022

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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.