BC Detox, Drug and Alcohol Treatment

Alcohol Treatment near Vancouver, BC

Posted by on Jul 9, 2014 in Alcohol Treatment, Blog | 0 comments

Mitch called us looking for private treatment programs that will help him give up alcohol completely. Here are some options we thought would work best for him: 12 STEP PROGRAMS with a HOLISTIC MODEL Orchard Recovery and Treatment Center Bowen Island, BC (off coast of Vancouver) $14,000+tax for 28-day program. An established, well-respected treatment program. Medical professionals on-site. Programs range up to 90 days. The receptionists are great to talk to and find out basic details. You can make contact by using either of the two telephone...

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Methadone Withdrawal Units in BC

Posted by on Jun 25, 2014 in Blog, Methadone Maintenance, Opiate Addiction | 0 comments

For someone living with chronic pain there is nothing worse than finding out your have now become completely dependent on your opiate-based prescriptions. Your body has become tolerant to the drugs and you find yourself constantly increasing your medication just keep your pain tolerable or your withdrawal symptoms away. Your doctor who is supposed to be monitoring you just keeps writing you the scripts for more, stronger drugs rather than suggesting it’s time to wean you off these medications and send you to holistic or non-narcotic pain...

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Treatment for Opiate Addiction and Methadone Maintenance

Posted by on Jun 23, 2014 in Methadone Maintenance, Opiate Addiction | 0 comments

25-year-old BC resident, Sean, is struggling to find public residential treatment for his addiction to opiates and dependency on methadone. We provided Sean with the resources to go to his local assessment office after he had called the three residential treatment programs most effective for him (see below) since there are no public adult treatment units offered by the Northern Health Authority (NHA). Because of where he lives, Sean will likely get referred to another health authority or province for treatment. Sean doesn’t want to be...

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My Doctor is Moving. What can I do?

Posted by on Jun 18, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

My family doctor in Coquitlam BC is retiring at the end of June. I have a lot of health issues and pain issues and my doctor has had me on something called Seupedol for about 10 years (triplicate) as I cannot take any sort of Aspirin-type products due to stomach and bleeding problems. It’s a real dilemma. I don’t know what to do as I know walk-ins will not give any sort of triplicates. I need to be helped into the right direction. - Carmen, BC Lower Mainland Hi Carmen, I suggest you contact doctor to find out more about the...

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Sex Addiction Treatment Options in Northern BC

Posted by on Jun 17, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Len is a 60-year-old male living in Northern BC and looking for a counsellor who can help him resolve his chronic masturbation, intimacy issues, and a childhood trauma and abuse. We sent Len links to the local public mental health and addiction office, counsellors in Kelowna, counsellors in other provinces who offer counselling via phone or Skype, and a link to all the sexual addiction treatment resources in Canada. Williams Lake (For adults with addiction or concurrent mental health/addiction issues) Williams Lake Mental Health &...

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30-Year-Old Male with Cocaine Addiction

Posted by on Jun 11, 2014 in cocaine addiction | 0 comments

Aaron*, 30-year-old male from Cloverdale BC, contacted us looking for a residential treatment program in the Okanagan to treat his cocaine addiction. After speaking to Aaron for a little longer on the phone, we learned he’s also on disability. He also desired to move away from the lower mainland and, thus, was interested in knowing his options outside of the GVRD. We talked about the various public programs and what health authorities want from you when seeking treatment. We also focused on FVHA and IHA treatment programs at his...

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Family Aboriginal Treatment

Posted by on Jun 10, 2014 in Aboriginal Addiction Treatment, Family Addiction Help | 0 comments

In addition to speaking with people needing treatment for themselves or a loved one, we also collaborate regularly with therapists and counselors whose clients are in need of specialized programs for their addiction and dependency issues. Jake* made a deal with the devil to get his substance-abusing parents sober. His counselor called us, after observing Jake’s struggles, looking for youth PTSD programs and programs for substance-affected family members. Unfortunately for Jake and many others, there are few programs out there for family...

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Welcome!

Posted by on Jun 4, 2014 in Blog | 0 comments

Hello and welcome to the BC detox blog. This blog and many others are operated by www.canadadrugrehab.ca where we talk to people every day by phone and email and help them find the addiction treatment and support they need for themselves or loved ones. That being said, we know there are many more people out there that we can help. For those who we are unable to communicate with directly by phone or email, we will be posting regular blogs detailing situations of callers across Canada and the resources we provided them so they have the...

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BC Detox

Posted by on Sep 15, 2010 in Featured | 0 comments

BC Detox

BC Detox

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