As with any disease, early detection is paramount. The chance for full recovery and a drug and alcohol free future depends on the program that you enroll into. The traditional 12-step AA program has saturated the industry as a prime example of drug rehabs. The inpatient drug rehab facility can be 28 day or more depending on the program. However, just because is popular does not make it effective. Many people go through countless years of AA meetings and are still using. At Saint Jude's you will not sit through typical AA meetings, your experience at our retreats is about you and your personal journey to a new life without heroin.
In recent regarding the amount of citizens who admitted themselves into treatment for heroin, surveys preformed by The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) found that, 8 of Nebraska's 10,609 state residents admitted themselves. Not including the 1,755 state residents who admitted themselves into treatment for either opiates or more than one drug. Studies also show that 37,000 or 2.62% of Nebraska's citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment fort illicit drug and alcohol use in the past year. Surveys indicate that 2.2% of high school seniors polled had tried heroin at least one time in their lives. Heroin is available in small amounts in the Omaha, Nebraska area. While not considered a drug of choice in Nebraska, some Hispanic trafficking organizations have heroin available for consumer use.
Over the last two decades people have called us with Heroin problems wondering if their addiction to Heroin was in fact a disease. The truth is that it is not. People from Nebraska as well as many other states overcome Heroin problems every day without treatment and endless meetings.
If you want to live a life free from Heroin addiction please call St Jude's. We have helped many people from Nebraska find a solution to their problems. We are here to show you how life has so much more to offer.