Drug Rehab Services in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana

Last updated: 21 December 2021


All across the nation and in other parts of the world, the rates of substance abuse and drug-related deaths have reached all-time highs. Many states have seen steady increases in the number of drug addicts within the state. The threat of addiction reaches far beyond just the drug user themselves and expands to the entire society. Louisiana is only one state that has seen a large increase in the number of drug-related deaths being reported each year. The state of Louisiana has seen a 65 percent increase in the number of drug-related deaths over the last three years, according to America's Health Rankings. These numbers are being seen all over the country and have become a real danger that requires a solution to cut back on these rates. There are drug and alcohol rehabilitation services that are available to drug users however we are still seeing large amounts of destruction. There are several different forms of drug rehabilitation services in Louisiana that are all designed to aid those who are struggling with drug or alcohol addiction. When attempting to handle an addiction it is important to handle the entire addiction, not just the physical dependency on the drugs. There are many problems that are not often known but that can greatly impact the outcome of recovery and can be the determining factor on whether or not a patient remains drug-free or not. There are options available across the country for anyone who is addicted to drugs or alcohol. Call us today and find a program to help you end your addiction today.

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List of Treatment Centers in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana

Here is a list of the different treatment centers in Lafayette Parish, Louisiana. 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.