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Different Approaches in Treating Drug Addiction

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Different Approaches in Treating Drug Addiction

Posted bypasadenainhomecare June 18, 2013 Leave a commenton Different Approaches in Treating Drug Addiction


There is no simple solution to drug addiction.  From chemical imbalance to behavioral issues to simply having bad surrounding influences, each one of these and other factors can contribute to a perpetuating problem with drugs.  Under these circumstances, there needs to be different approaches in treating the problem.  For example, medication can help treat and restore normal brain function and help in suppressing withdrawal according to the National Institute of Drug Abuse.  On the other hand, sometimes there is resentment toward the treatment process, so behavioral treatments offer a way to modify their attitude and improve on their healthy life skills.  On many occasions, these two treatment approaches are combined and work well together to effectively be the steppingstone toward sobriety.

A-1 Home Care understands the difficulty of changing the behavior and routines from drug addictions.  Therefore, we offer compassionate caregivers such as Gus Legano and Erna Ompi in hope to allow you to completely focus on your treatment without worrying about other tasks at home.  For over 20 years, we have been offering Home Helpers, Short Term Services, Personal ServicesCompanion ServicesHospital Sitters, Live-in Care, or Hourly Care to those who need some support around the house as well as morally.  Clients from Pasadena, Arcadia, San Gabriel, San Marino, Rosemead, Alhambra, Monrovia, Azusa, Duarte, and other cities around Los Angeles County have enjoyed our service, so call us today and inquire about hiring a caregiver today.

Our number is (562) 929-8400 or (949) 650-3800 and you can speak with one of our representatives, visit for additional information about our services.


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