Drug and alcohol misuse can take a toll on the person using substances and their loved ones. Thankfully, there is addiction treatment available in Washington to help you get a fresh start and begin the recovery journey.
If you’re ready to enter drug or alcohol rehab and aren’t sure where to begin looking, the reviews below will help you understand more about what to expect in addiction treatment. Browse various treatment facilities, like inpatient and outpatient, and read what program alumni say to help make the right decision for you. (learn more about inpatient vs. outpatient rehab programs).
Most of the rehab centers in Washington accept insurance, check whether your insurance covers rehab treatment.
Both drug and alcohol abuse are persistent problems in Washington, with the issue of opioid abuse being particularly problematic. Between 2002 and 2013, a total of 6,668 deaths were directly related to opioids in the state.1 Recreational marijuana use is now legal in Washington for adults, and marijuana is the most commonly used Schedule I controlled substance in the state.5
Fortunately, treatment and recovery options are available, and more people appear to be taking advantage of them in recent years—particularly recovering opioid users.
Rehab costs will vary widely, and factors influencing how much you’ll pay include whether you choose a standard or luxury program, the location of the facility, how much your insurance will cover and the duration of the stay (e.g. 28-30 days, 60 days, 90 days).
The price of an inpatient program can seem daunting initially, but it’s important to weigh the financial cost against the price you’ll pay for not getting the help you need. You could suffer financial devastation, fractured relationships with your loved ones and even death.
Many programs offer options for people who need help affording treatment. You can call specific facilities to ask about their financing options.
The National Survey of Substance Abuse Treatment Services (N-SSATS) shows that Washington had 418 treatment facilities in 2015.2
Each of these facilities varies in the type of services it provides. Prospective clients ought to consider their individual treatment needs, which could include detox, medication-assisted treatment options, inpatient or outpatient treatment, sober living or extended aftercare. Additionally, treatment centers in Washington specialize in a wide variety of populations, such as DUI/DWI clients, clients with co-occurring disorders, trauma-based care and veterans and their families.2
Services range in price, and scholarships, state funding and health insurance may help subsidize the cost of treatment. Many centers also offer different payment options. There are 174 facilities in Washington that offer free treatment for clients that cannot otherwise pay, and 251 facilities offer sliding scale rates.2
There is no obligation to enter treatment and you can opt out at any time.