Questions & Answers

drug addiction help

Q: What is drug addiction treatment?
A: Drug Addiction treatment involves medical detoxification (if needed), group therapy, stabilization, and the 12 step program.

Q: How can family and friends help?
A: Family and friends can help by encouraging treatment, helping with medication stabilization, and being understanding of the addiction/mental illness.

Q: How long will I be in treatment?
A:The length of the stay is usually determined by a multidisciplinary team based on the patients needs.

Q: What is the difference between inpatient treatment and outpatient treatment?
A: Inpatient treatment is 24 hour care, inside a locked facility, with more group activities.

Q: What if I don’t have insurance?
A: We have financial counselors available to discuss payment options.

Atlantic Shores Hospital is licensed and accredited by the following:
  • “The Joint Commission” or TJC
  • State of Florida
  • Department of Children & Families
  • 12-Step Licensed Chemical Dependency Program



For more information about our treatment programs, call 954-771-2711 or
toll free 888-771-2711 or click here.