Drug Treatment Centers in Sayville, New York

Created On Friday, 13, May 2016
Modified On Friday, 10, September 2021


Sayville is located in Suffolk County along the south shore of Long Island and is a hamlet in the township of Islip. The population is estimated at over 16,000 people, with a rate of poverty of about 5%. The median age in the hamlet is 45 years old and much of the economy is based on health care, social assistance, retail trade, and education. There are many reasons why people become addicted to drugs or alcohol. However, if it occurs, there are treatment options within the county. Anyone struggling with addiction while living in Sayville can access some outpatient and or residential rehabilitation. The severity of the addiction determines the type of treatment required. For example, opioid abuse affects residents from all over New York State. Most opioid addictions need a medical detox to manage the withdrawal pain, followed by extensive residential treatment.

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Here is a list of the different services in Sayville, New York. The list can be incomplete so please do not hesitate to contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.

List of Addiction Treatment Services in Sayville, New York


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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.