Drug Rehabilitation Centers in Imperial County, California

Last updated: 21 December 2021


Throughout the last several decades, there has been a rise in the number of drug and alcohol abuse being seen all around the world. At this point, there is nearly no place that has been spared from the challenges that substance abuse brings about however in the United States, the drug crisis is a major concern. In the last year, the US has reported that over 93,000 individuals died due to drug or alcohol-related causes, making substance abuse a leading cause of death in the nation. This rise in the substance abuse rates being seen in the nation has caused several of the smaller places in the country to also begin reporting an increase in the number of drug and alcohol users and drug-related deaths being seen including in places such as Imperial County, California which has El Centro as the largest city within that county. Drug rehabs in Imperial County, California are available to help assist anyone that has struggled with a drug or alcohol addiction to safely end the substance abuse while also addressing any of the mental or emotional challenges to ensure the best chance at achieving long-term sobriety. The state of California has dealt with an influx of drug addiction throughout the years which has led to an increased rate of drug and alcohol-related deaths being seen in the different counties. The rise in addiction has caused Imperial County, California alone to report 100 drug-related deaths in a single year while some of the other counties report significantly larger rates of drug deaths, according to the County Health Rankings. When handling or ending a drug abuse problem, it is important that the entire addiction can be treated starting with the initial withdrawal from the drugs and ending with handling the other mental or emotional difficulties that tend to exist during a substance abuse problem. These challenges can be what led to the addiction in the first place as the drugs often act as a solution, however poor of a fix that may be. With the appropriate level of care and support, patients are able to overcome these challenges to ensure they can achieve sobriety and maintain a sober and successful long-term. If you or someone you love has struggled with a substance abuse problem, seek out a drug rehab program as soon as possible to end all drug abuse. Call now to learn more information on the drug rehabs in Imperial County, California, and learn to live drug-free today.

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List of Drug Rehab Centers in Imperial County, California

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


Marcel Gemme, DATS

Marcel Gemme, DATS


on December 21, 2021

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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.