Treatment for Methamphetamine Addiction
Methamphetamine also known as Ice, Crank, water, glass and crystal is a powerful stimulant. Users experience physiological changes such as a boost in heart rate, blood pressure, respiration and body temperature.
Methods of use include smoking, injection, snorting and orally. Meth boost brain levels of the neurotransmitter dopamine which causes feelings of euphoria and increased energy. Meth causes an excessive release of dopamine, due to the spike in dopamine meth is very addictive.
The length of treatment for methamphetamine addiction will depend on the severity of amount used and length of use usually requires more treatment for a longer period of time. A minimum of 90 days in residential treatment with a long term aftercare program is recommended.
Treatment requires one on one therapy sessions along with small group sessions with a focus on cognitive, behavioral therapy. Our amino acid therapy is used to restore the brain chemistry and help with cravings, appetite, sleep patterns, energy, stress and mood swings. Our holistic approach to treating meth addiction includes yoga, fitness, acupuncture and equine therapy. These therapies are included in your day of counseling groups and individuals, they help keep you focused and eliminate down time which brings on stress and anxiety.
We provide comprehensive treatment for methamphetamine addiction in our private drug rehab with the finest quality of care, and work with you on getting the root of your addiction. Our staff are highly qualified with many years’ experience and are here to help you through your treatment 24/7. Call us today for a confidential assessment.