Rehab 4 Addiction

Drug & Alcohol Rehab in Bolton

Are you determined to beat your drug or alcohol addiction once and for all? Are you feeling confused about the various treatment options available to you?

Then it’s time to get in touch with our team at Rehab 4 Addiction. We specialise in helping people to find alcohol and drug addiction rehab in Bolton.

Whether you’re seeking residential, outpatient or even at-home treatment for your addiction, we can assist. We’ll work with you to help you find a treatment provider that’s right for your needs and circumstances.

Call our expert team today on: 0800 140 4690.

Why we believe residential treatment is superior

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Whilst there may be times when outpatient or at-home treatment is the better option, we believe that residential treatment is usually the superior choice.

Checking into a residential rehab clinic in Bolton won’t just separate you from those addiction triggers that lead you to drink alcohol or take drugs, but it also ensures that you have round the clock medical assistance should you need it.

Therefore, you experience any unpleasant or potentially very dangerous withdrawal symptoms, there’s expert help at hand.

If you experienced such symptoms (including seizures or hallucinations) whilst at home, the consequences could be fatal.

Medicated detox follows NICE Guidelines. These treatments include cognitive behavioural therapy, dialectical behavioural therapy and modern psychotherapy.

We can advise on the various treatment centres in the town, helping to find the one that caters to your requirements.

Call our expert team today on: 0800 140 4690.

Is it Time for Rehab?

A lack of understanding of what constitutes a drug or alcohol addiction breeds a dangerous misconception that rehab is not needed, when often it is.

Or sometimes, it can be tough to accept the truth about our addictions as looking inwards can make us feel uncomfortable.

But knowing what makes a person suitable for rehab helps everyone who needs to make that decision.

This can include:

  • Anyone suffering from substance abuse or addiction.
  • Individuals who have tried on many occasions to achieve sobriety without success.
  • Anyone showing an increased tolerance to alcohol, with an intake that frequently exceeds 30 units per day.
  • Persons struggling with co-occurring mental health conditions as a regular consequence of addiction. These mental health conditions often show themselves as suicidal thoughts, depression, anxiety, and personality disorders.
  • Those suffering from simultaneous mental health conditions who may also mix the prescribed medication with drugs and alcohol. This dangerous practice can affect your physical health, mental health and make it challenging to detox at home.
  • Patients are suffering from chronic conditions that often accompany addiction. These conditions include alcohol seizures, delirium tremens, and Wernicke’s Encephalopathy.

The DSM-IV-TR (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders: Text Revision) diagnostic criteria also provides guidance on helping you determine the existence of addiction.

To check for substance dependence, or drug addiction clients only need to demonstrate three or more of the below symptoms in 12 months.

These include:

  • A rising tolerance to drugs increases the amount of substance use as previous amounts no longer achieve the same effect
  • A prolonged amount of time spent searching out, using, or recovering from the substance
  • An inability to cut down or quit a substance despite a deep-rooted desire to become sober
  • An increased amount of time spent consuming drugs, or in more significant amounts
  • When classic withdrawal syndrome of the substance being abused shows itself. These withdrawal symptoms often result in consuming more of the substance to rid themselves of unpleasant withdrawal symptoms
  • Life’s essential responsibilities and activities are neglected, such as education, work, family, friends, and social responsibilities
  • Continued consumption of substances despite the clear negative impact on a person’s life

The Admissions Process for Bolton Rehabs

Getting admitted to a rehab facility in Bolton is not as difficult as you think; you might just need some help. A call to our Rehab 4 Addiction helpline can help you with the rehab admissions process in Bolton, and answer any rehab questions you may have.

Our admission process starts with a brief telephone assessment. Then, we can cross-reference our extensive database to find a rehab that suits your individual needs.

Then, all you need to do is answer our questions as honestly as you can.

Honesty is vital in allowing us to learn everything we need to know. Helpful details include what type of addiction you are suffering from, the severity, and your personal circumstances.

Then, once you’ve chosen a rehab centre that suits your needs, we can make a referral that grants you swift access to treatment.

Once you’re admitted to rehab, clinicians go through a more detailed assessment to ensure appropriate treatment. These assessments can include:

1. The Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT)

A widespread tool across the UK is the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT). AUDIT has become a famous test to assess for dangerous alcohol consumption, alcohol behaviours, and alcohol abuse impacts.

The questions are split into three sections, including alcohol intake, dependency, and any negative impacts on life. There are even two versions available so that both clinicians and individuals can take the test.

Clients are asked to honestly answer the ten questions with a ranking of 0 to 4. Regardless of which test they take, hazardous alcohol abuse is suggested by a score of eight, whereas alcohol dependency is indicated by a score of 13.[1]

2. The ASAM Criteria

Another approach that helps clinicians to standardise treatment is the ASAM Criteria. A patient’s needs are assessed based on how many of the six dimensions of the ASAM Criteria they meet, alongside the type and severity of the addiction.

Providing practical guidelines to regulate treatment planning means clinicians can split proposed care into four levels, including inpatient and outpatient treatment. This comprehensive approach ensures a thorough approach to treatment.[2]

3. DSM-5

In its fifth edition, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM-5) helps determine the severity of a substance abuse disorder (SUD) and subsequent treatment needs.

This approach to assessment allows SUDs to be separated into three levels of severity.

The three levels that the DSM-5 approach takes is helpful because it separates addiction into three severity levels: mild, moderate, and severe. To be divided into one level, patients need to answer 11 questions that demonstrate how many symptoms of substance abuse they show.

When a patient matches two to three symptoms, this suggests a mild SUD. Matching to four to five of the symptoms would indicate a more moderate SUD.

However, reaching six or more signs would mean a severe SUD, considered an addiction.

In any admission assessment, clients must try to be brutally honest about their addiction to provide the best, most comprehensive level of treatment. [3]

Call our expert team today on: 0800 140 4690.

Pre-Rehab: Helping a Loved One Through Intervention

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Sometimes, all you need is a heart to heart to get a loved one to understand that they have a problem with drugs or alcohol. But often, this isn’t enough.

When a friend or family member’s drinking begins to affect their life and the lives of those around them, it might be time for an intervention.

A pre-arranged meeting in the form of an intervention is the opportunity you may need to confront their addiction and explain how it impacts your life.

For the best chance of success, enlisting the help of an intervention specialist is vital.

This support comes from qualified mental health specialists who can diagnose chronic conditions.

An intervention specialist will teach you how to approach the situation so that the person struggling with addiction feels supported and not attacked.

They’ll also train you and your loved one how to format a plan to beat addiction.

Another way to ensure the effectiveness of your intervention is by using the CRAFT approach to intervention (Community Reinforcement and Family Training).

Unlike standard interventions, the CRAFT approach helps people achieve recovery by working with the whole family.

Teaching family members and friends’ intervention methods, such as communication skills, safety training, motivational building, life enrichment, and immediate treatment entry, is one of the reasons this approach to intervention is so successful.[4]

The Costs of Rehab in Bolton

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Providing an exact cost for rehab in Bolton without a full assessment of your needs is tricky, as many factors can affect the price. However, some general prices can indicate how much you might spend.

For example, prices differ from centre to centre, as does how long you plan to stay in rehab. Whether or not you share a room will also have an impact on price.

But remember, no matter how expensive recovery might seem, there is always an option to suit your budget.

When a 10-day rehab is suitable, the cost ranges from between £2,000 to £4,000 for a multi-occupancy room. If you’d prefer not to share, then a single occupancy room for 10-days will cost between £3,000 to £6,000.

When clinicians have recommended a 28-day stay in rehab, the cost ranges from between £8,000 to £12,000 for a single occupancy room.

However, if this price is a little on the high side, you can decrease the cost to around £6,000 for a shared room.

However, if you only suffer from a mild addiction, and don’t have this type of disposable income, then a home detox might be more suitable, costing around £1,500.

Although many people succeed with this method, it won’t protect you from the distraction and temptations of addiction when treatments are not in session.

The easiest way to learn about the prices of rehabs in Bolton is to give our helpline a call, where our friendly staff will be happy to help you and answer any questions you may have about rehab.

Call our expert team today on: 0800 140 4690.

Private Rehab vs Council Funded Rehab Treatment in Bolton

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Although both free and private rehab options are available in Bolton, we only refer our patients to private clinics. Doing so ensure their best chances of success in recovery.

However, before deciding whether to spend your hard-earned savings, you should know the positives and negatives of each.

Although private and publicly funded rehab always aims to put you on a long-term path to recovery, some critical differences are outlined below.

Cost and waiting times can have the most significant effect on your choice of rehab. Council-funded rehab is a free and accessible option for anyone without the means to pay for rehab.

However, you will face a long wait before you have access to your treatment due to the number of people waiting for this service.

While private rehab can seem dauntingly expensive, it is vital for anyone suffering from severe addiction that is causing immediate damage to a person’s life.

Paying a premium for rehab means you receive the immediate treatment that you need.

Being faced with such extended waiting lists means you often won’t be able to choose which rehab centre you’re placed into when choosing publicly funded treatment.

Unfortunately for those in dire need of residential inpatient treatment, you may not even have access to this due to lack of availability.

Receiving outpatient treatment that’s not suited to severe alcohol or substance abuse does not breed the same level of success.

Opting for private rehab means you can choose where and what type of treatment centre to attend, dependent on your needs.

Superior therapies and therapists are always provided as standard in private rehab centres.

To enrol on a private rehab in Bolton to ensure you receive a thorough assessment and personalised treatment plan that’s entirely based on your needs.

These therapies can include cognitive behaviour therapy, individual therapy, exposure therapy, group therapy and holistic therapies such as equine therapy, to name a few.

These therapies are always provided by highly skilled and qualified therapists and clinicians, which you’ll have ample access to.

Building a relapse prevention plan during the last days of private rehab gives you all the confidence you need for life after rehab.

Returning home can be daunting, but private rehab professionals will help you create a relapse prevention plan best suited to recognising and mitigating relapse triggers and warnings.

A free 12-month aftercare programme is also something you’ll often receive from private rehab, ensuring you have plenty of support for life after rehab.

Relaxing settings are not uncommon in a private rehab, but not so much with publicly funded rehab.

Putting your body and mind in the right place to focus on recovery is possible with potential access to scenic settings, ensuite facilities, living quarters, and luxuries like spas, Jacuzzis, and saunas.

How Long Does Rehab in Bolton Last?

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With busy lives, children, work, and other commitments, it’s understandable that we hear this question so often. Rehab usually lasts for 28 days for most patients suffering moderate to severe addictions.

28-days may sound like a long time, but it includes admission, detox, therapy treatments, planning for life after rehab and discharge.

If you were to go through outpatient treatment, you would actually spend longer in treatment, as there can be much time between treatments.

If a person is demonstrating only mild alcohol or substance abuse dependence or is merely at risk of relapse, they may be able to complete the rehab within seven days.

However, without detox or intense therapies, a seven-day stint may not be sufficient enough to get you back on track. On these occasions, rehab can be extended to 60 or 90 days.

When severe complications to detox could present themselves due to long-term opiate or alcohol use, this longer time spent in rehab ensures safe, medically managed detox.

In addition, the co-occurring mental health conditions that often come with long-term drug use can also mean that patients may need more time spent in therapy.

Although it’s completely natural to be worried about leaving your life, work, and family for such an extended length of time, it’s essential to see rehab treatment as an investment in your future.

By taking the positive step of rehab, you are allowing yourself to achieve sobriety.

Our service always comes with free advice, so we can help you raise the subject of rehab with your employer or arrange care for your dependants while away at rehab.

Call our expert team today on: 0800 140 4690.

Bolton Based Alcohol Detox and Rehab

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It’s not uncommon for sufferers of alcohol abuse to have tried on multiple occasions to quit drinking without help or success.

Unfortunately, the uncomfortable and potentially severe withdrawal symptoms make it nearly impossible to recover from alcohol without medical supervision.

But Rehab 4 Addiction is here to help you find the proper addiction treatment and high-quality alcohol detox clinic in Bolton.

Enrolling in one of these medically managed alcohol detox clinics means you can give yourself a much safer and comfortable method to detox.

The host of symptoms that accompany alcohol withdrawal is never pleasant, especially when your tolerance for alcohol reaches great heights.

Mild to moderate symptoms include cravings, insomnia, fatigue, aches and pains, anxiety, depression, and hallucinations.

More severe symptoms include disorientation, confusion, and tremors, which are dangerous to your health. [5]

However, the severity of these symptoms can be safely managed through a detox clinic at a Bolton rehab centre. Withdrawal symptoms are reduced with a suitable dose of benzodiazepine (Librium).

Utilising the right amount of Librium ensures symptoms of panic, anxiety and withdrawal seizures are better managed.

Because there is much more to alcohol rehab than just detoxing from alcohol, you’ll spend the next three weeks in therapy and activities focussed on the psychological recovery from alcohol.

For example, the therapies you’ll usually have access to include cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), individual therapy, exposure therapy, group therapy, and holistic therapies.

Alcohol rehab allows you to reduce your chances of relapse through education, relapse prevention planning and extensive therapies dependent on your circumstances.

The Dangers of Unmanaged Alcohol Withdrawal

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The complications of alcohol withdrawal are unpleasant and can be highly dangerous to a person’s mental and physical health.

Therefore, it is never safe to go through detox alone at home without medical assistance or supervision.

Without the correct medical help or detox treatment, you put yourself at risk of suffering from the emotional and physical symptoms of Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome (AWS).

Even the mild symptoms of AWS are unpleasant, including fatigue, fever, and nausea.

But the symptoms can continue to get worse with severe alcohol abuse, including heart disturbances, withdrawal seizures, evaluated blood pressure, hallucinations, and potentially fatal delirium tremens.[6]

But ensuring your safety and comfort is not difficult with the correct medications and therapies that alcohol detox clinics bring.

Call our expert team today on: 0800 140 4690.

Detoxing from Alcohol at Home in Bolton

As already mentioned, detoxing from severe alcohol abuse should always be under the supervision and care of a professional or health care provider.

Engaging in an appropriate detox problem puts you on the safest and quickest path to recovery.

For those that hate the thought of detoxing in a clinic, away from the comforts of their own home, they’ll be happy to hear that home alcohol detox is possible with professional care.

Not only can you detox in the comfort of your own home, but this is a cheaper option.

During alcohol home detox facilitated by a rehab centre in Bolton, you’ll be given a thorough assessment to ensure your alcohol addiction is only mild.

Home-detox would not be suitable for anyone demonstrating a severe alcohol addiction.

Once the clinician is happy that home detox is not dangerous for you, they will post you an anti-withdrawal medication called Librium.

The drug Librium (chlordiazepoxide) is a form of benzodiazepine, which is most often used to treat anxiety and acute alcohol withdrawal because of its calming effect on the brain.

Administering Librium ensures the unpleasant and even hazardous symptoms are well managed. You’ll then receive daily contact from your clinician to ensure your safety.

If alcohol withdrawal symptoms are worrying you, or you feel now is the time for alcohol detox, a simple call to Rehab 4 Addiction is all the help you need to find a Bolton clinic for alcohol home detox.

Rehab for Cocaine Addiction in Bolton

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As a highly addictive stimulant, cocaine is a hazardous substance that causes harm to both the body and mind. In addition, its deceptive nature creates an enthusiastic and energetic quality.

But really, the world on cocaine is dangerous and unpleasant when the inevitable ‘come down’ sets in. What’s more, when extreme quantities are consumed, users can suffer from hazardous tremors.

Because cocaine rewires how your brain reacts to pleasure, it is highly addictive and challenging to overcome.

Therefore, as a dangerous tolerance builds, we usually refer clients to specialist cocaine rehab programmes in Bolton to break this destructive cycle.

You will not need to go through a physical ‘cocaine detox’, as cocaine is not a physically addictive drug.

However, you can reverse any physical and mental effects of addiction through the professional support that rehab brings.

If you or a loved one shows apparent signs of long-term cocaine abuse, plus panic attacks, depression, and anxiety, it may be time to find a cocaine rehab in Bolton.

Look for a rehab that provides all the therapies, activities, and time away from their everyday lives needed to overcome addiction. [7]

Rehab for Heroin Addiction in Bolton

Because heroin is a morphine-based drug, it is considered one of the most addictive semi-synthetic substances.

Although recovering from heroin may seem daunting, understanding the steps to get back to sobriety help you live life again without heroin or other opioids.

Because of its physically addictive nature, detoxing from heroin often causes intensely painful and potentially dangerous withdrawal symptoms.

Therefore, we would also recommend detoxing from heroin under professional medical care.

To avoid the fast and uncomfortable withdrawal symptoms of heroin, our heroin rehab clinics often use prescription drugs such as Methadone, Naltrexone and Subutex (Buprenorphine) to reduce any cravings and ensure your safety and comfort.

Once you have overcome the physical addiction to heroin through heroin detox, you’ll receive all the personalised treatments you need to overcome the psychological addiction.

Therefore, we recommend joining a heroin rehab in Bolton for your best chance of success and safety. [8]

Rehab for Cannabis Addiction in Bolton

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Probably due to the myth floating around that Cannabis is a safe and even health-promoting drug, Cannabis is now one of the most abused substances across the globe.

The main component of Cannabis that causes a psychoactive high is called THC.

Cannabis is more dangerous than you think as this compound leads to drowsiness, increased blood pressure and impaired judgement.

THC attaches to the cannabinoid receptors in the brain and mimics familiar pleasure feelings in the brain.

This pleasure feeling leads to an intense feeling of relaxation, which often interferes with everyday responsibilities.

Just as in alcohol, cocaine, or heroin addiction, cannabis tolerance increases with extended use, as does the need to consume more.

This increased tolerance often leads to psychological dependency, usually categorised by the continued use of the drug despite the understood consequences.

These consequences often include severe mental health conditions such as depression, schizophrenia, and bipolar disorder.

What’s more, the psychoactive, soothing nature of Cannabis leads to individuals becoming apathetic towards their life and withdrawn from society.

Help is at hand through our simple referral system at Rehab 4 Addiction. We can help you find the right cannabis rehab in Bolton, where you’ll have access to a relapse prevention plan and essential therapies that work together towards recovery.[9]

Call our expert team today on: 0800 140 4690.

Types of Therapies on Offer in Bolton Rehabs

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Research has shown that personalised, comprehensive plans provide the highest level of success in recovery. For this reason, we’ll always refer you to a rehab centre that offers a full range of therapies.[10]

When you sign up to addiction rehab in Bolton, you’ll often have access to a vast range of therapies, including.

Every centre on our database will facilitate these therapies through professional therapists and medical professionals to ensure the highest recovery rates.

Receiving Dual Diagnosis for Co-occurring Disorders

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Ensuring that you find a rehab in Bolton that provides dual diagnosis is integral to the success of your recovery. This method is indeed one of the most significant ways that you can promote your recovery.

Unfortunately, addictions often come with co-occurring mental health conditions.

For example, anxiety, depression, schizophrenia, and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder can present themselves before or alongside an addiction, as a direct side effect.

These chronic mental health conditions can interfere with your recovery.

Therefore, you must find a clinician to diagnose any co-occurring psychiatric disorders and provide subsequent personalised treatment. [11]

Relapse Prevention Planning at Rehab

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The thought of leaving rehab to return to your everyday life can be frightening, especially as you worry about the prospect of ‘falling off the wagon.’

Unfortunately, this fear is coupled with the high relapse rate that usually accompanies alcohol and substance abuse recovery.

However, you can fill yourself with all the confidence needed to cope with life after rehab with a relapse prevention plan.

During the last few days of your rehab stay, the staff will assist you in creating a straightforward document that allows you to identify addiction triggers and signs of relapse.

Call our expert team today on: 0800 140 4690.

The Alternatives to Rehab in the Bolton Area

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Other options are available for those who cannot attend a long stay in residential rehab due to personal circumstances or the cost of the commitments. These alternatives include:

1. Outpatient Treatment

For those who can’t afford private rehab treatment, publicly funded treatment is usually available on the NHS through Bolton’s local drug and alcohol teams. You can generally refer yourself personally or through your GP.

However, publicly funded treatment usually comes in the form of outpatient treatment. Outpatient treatment will involve time away from treatment sessions, meaning you are vulnerable to the temptations and triggers of alcohol or substance abuse.

In contrast, helpful information and group therapy sessions available at outpatient treatments allow for a better chance at recovery.

2. Home Detox

As one of the much more budget-friendly options, home-detox is suitable for anyone with mild alcohol addiction. However, this method for alcohol withdrawal is also best suited to those with plenty of family support in place.

If you or a family member are showing signs of alcohol abuse and require a home detox package, we can refer you to an alcohol rehab in Bolton that ensures this is done safely and comfortably.

3. Al-Anon Family Group Meetings

Addiction has a nasty habit of affecting the whole family and friends of those struggling with addiction. Therefore, extra help is usually needed to heal the wounds of addiction and improve relationships between family members.

An-Anon family group meetings help the family promote understanding, confidence, and motivation for a new life without addiction.

4. Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous

As another free form of publicly funded addiction treatment, the group meetings of Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous are super helpful for recovery.

Again, making use of their 12-step programmes gives you a better chance of recovery. In addition, these groups provide a sense of motivation and uplift that comes from listening to others who have or are going through recovery.

But for the best chance of success when attending these meetings, continuing abstinence from drugs or alcohol and the meetings themselves is vital. [12]

5. SMART Recovery Group Sessions

The list of free and publicly funded options for addiction treatment continues to grow, with SMART Recovery group sessions being an essential way to rid yourself of addiction.

Using research-based tools like Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) allows users to recognise they have a problem and become motivated towards change.

Drug and alcohol abuse can create a strong sense of isolation and depression. SMART recovery meetings ensure you don’t feel alone in addiction. Like other group sessions, you can feel encouraged by listening to others speak and sharing your own story.

Information about the rehab clinic in Bolton

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The rehab clinic in Bolton is located in a countryside area. The rehab offers a variety of single-occupancy and mixed occupancy bedrooms.

The rehab has many amenities, including an on-site gymnasium and an extended garden.

There is a large dining room, and you also have 24-hour access to a kitchen. There are a number of therapy rooms and recreational rooms where you may unwind after each day’s therapy sessions.

The rehab employs a variety of addiction experts. These experts include doctors, psychiatrists, nursing staff and addiction counsellors.

These professionals adhere to strict evidence-based treatments.

Call our expert team today on: 0800 140 4690.

Exceptional addiction aftercare

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When you complete your treatment programme at a top Bolton clinic, your recovery isn’t considered complete.

You’ll receive aftercare for up to a year once you leave the treatment centre, minimising the risk that you will relapse by taking drugs or drinking alcohol again.

Most providers offer aftercare as part of their rehabilitation programme, which means you won’t need to pay extra in order to benefit from this service.

You’ll undergo one to one and group therapy sessions at an alcohol and drug addiction rehab clinic in Bolton.

Getting in touch with our team couldn’t be easier.

Simply call us on 0800 140 4690, and we’ll carry out an assessment in order to ascertain what type of treatment would be most suited to your needs.

Taking the first step to conquering your addiction can be tough, but you can rest assured that we’re here to provide the support that you need when finding the right drug or alcohol addiction clinic in Bolton.

Rehab 4 Addiction facilitates a variety of addiction treatments in Manchester and across Lancashire in Bolton, Salford, Blackpool, Stockport, Blackburn, Rochdale, Wigan, Preston, Oldham, Bury, Lancaster, Chorley, Burnley and St Annes.

Other resources:

References

[[1]] https://www.drugabuse.gov/sites/default/files/audit.pdf

[[2]] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6876533/

[[3]] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3767415/

[[4]] https://www.apa.org/pi/about/publications/caregivers/practice-settings/intervention/community-reinforcement

[[5]] https://www.healthdirect.gov.au/addiction-withdrawal-symptoms

[[6]] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK459239/

[[7]] https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/cocaine/what-are-some-ways-cocaine-changes-brain

[[8]] https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/heroin/what-are-treatments-heroin-use-disorder

[[9]] https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/marijuana/how-does-marijuana-produce-its-effects

[[10]] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4654192/

[[11]] https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/common-comorbidities-substance-use-disorders/part-1-connection-between-substance-use-disorders-mental-illness

[[12]] https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3140338/

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