Drug & Alcohol Detox and Rehab Centers for Spanish-Speaking Individuals in South Dakota

Created On Monday, 21, March 2016
Modified On Friday, 10, September 2021


With many different drug and alcohol treatment services available in the state of South Dakota, Spanish speaking individuals do have access to drug and alcohol treatment programs offering services in Spanish. These drug treatment services include outpatient and residential programs for adults and teens struggling with addiction as everyone will require some different forms of addiction treatment and help. Residential rehab provides everything a person may need in treatment and provides a controlled and safe environment for addicts to work through all the physical and mental problems associated with addiction. Outpatient drug treatment allows an addict to attend treatment daily, but they will not be living at the center during the course of their rehabilitation. Each type of service can offer long-term treatment, which is typically one month to three months long depending on the severity of the addiction. Short-term drug treatment will last about two weeks to one month, and this also depends on the severity of the addiction, as an addict may require longer treatment for their addiction.

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Drug and Alcohol Rehab Centers with Language-Specific Services in South Dakota

Struggling with a drug or alcohol addiction is not easy. Because of the many unique problems addicts face, more treatment solutions are available. Some of the drug rehab centers in South Dakota are language-specific options. For example, Spanish speaking programs help clients where English is the second language to Spanish. The Spanish speaking community in South Dakota only makes up around 4% of the total population. However, if the opportunity is there to work with a counselor who speaks Spanish, the patient should take it. Other language-specific services include programs for the deaf or hearing impaired. This is a specific type of treatment providing American Sign Language to help each patient. Struggling with a disability does increase the chances of addiction. Unfortunately, drugs and alcohol become a solution to deal with problems in life. Drug treatment for the hearing impaired is essential to help them through a difficult addiction. ASL is provided through an interpreter or other means to ensure the patient receives the treatment they need.

Below you can find a list of the treatment centers available to Spanish-Speaking Individuals in South Dakota. The list does not necessarily include all the facilities. If you need more help, please do not hesitate to contact one of our treatment specialists at 1-800-304-2219.



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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.