Marijuana Addiction Detox & Treatments in Georgia

Last updated: Tuesday, 09, November 2021


Georgia's drug treatment centers and programs can help addicts and their families, regardless of how severe the addiction may be. Marijuana withdrawals are not severe, and most addicts can go through a short-term detox in Georgia prior to treatment. Marijuana can create significant problems in a person's life, especially when all of his or her financial resources are going to support the habit.

How to do an intervention for someone addicted to Marijuana

Marijuana intervention is not only for the drug itself but for the lifestyle that comes with it. You need to consult a specialist and then plan when and where to hold the intervention. Plan what you have to say and execute the intervention.

When someone smokes marijuana, the THC passes through the lungs and directly into the bloodstream, which is then carried to the brain and other organs. The effects of marijuana will become habit-forming, and the drug can cause a physical and psychological addiction with the prolonged use of the drug. The user can feel the effects of marijuana fairly quickly, and depending on the amount of the drug used; the effects can last a while. Marijuana abuse and addiction in the state of Georgia are usually part of a larger problem for some, and for others, the drug is used recreationally.

Here is a list of the detox and treatments for Marijuana addiction in Georgia. The list can be incomplete, so please do not hesitate to contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.

List of Treatments for Cannabis Addiction in Georgia


Marcel Gemme, DATS


on November 9, 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.