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Inpatient Rehabilitation for Drug & Alcohol Abuse in Mississippi

Are there inpatient programs for older adults?

Inpatient drug treatment centers within the United States are set up to help elderly adults struggling with addiction or dependency problems. Some of the more common addiction problems include alcohol abuse and prescription medication dependency. Each type of addiction problem will require some specialized forms of care, and the proper medical personnel to help an older patient through their treatment.

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Where can I find long-term drug treatment in Mississippi?

A long-term drug rehabilitation center can typically last three to six months, and this is because the length of time needed to treat addiction can be lengthy. Many of the inpatient and outpatient drug rehab centers that operate throughout the state of Mississippi will offer long-term treatment options for their clients.

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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.