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FAQs for Atlanta addiction treatment

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs): Atlanta Addiction Treatment

Where is Samba Recovery located?

Our Atlanta drug and alcohol addiction treatment center is located on the western edge of Gwinnett County in Norcross-Peachtree Corners. We are in close driving distance of northern Atlanta suburbs.

Samba Recovery at Peachtree
155 Technology Pkwy, Suite 400
Norcross, GA 30092

What health insurance plans do you accept?

We accept most major insurance plans including BCBS, AETNA, Cigna, TRI-CARE, and more. Contact our Norcross Addiction Treatment Center and we can usually verify your benefits quickly. We do not participate with Medicare/Medicaid.

What are the most effective treatments for addiction?

Our Atlanta suburban rehab uses a combination of evidence-based therapies including Suboxone treatment, individual therapy, group therapy, family therapy, and other specialized therapies like CBT, DBT, and more. We also encourage 12-step integration.

What addiction treatment services do you offer?

Samba offers partial hospitalization, intensive outpatient, and outpatient programs in our Peachtree Corners addiction treatment center in Gwinnett County.

What are the risk factors for substance use disorder?

  • Family history of addiction
  • Poor parental supervision
  • Parental substance use.
  • Isolation / depression / anxiety / PTSD
  • Peer pressure
  • Loss of interest in hobbies

What are the signs of drug addiction?

  • Anxiousness.
  • Inattentiveness.
  • Lack of motivation.
  • Irritability
  • Financial problems
  • Missing work or school
  • Relationship struggles
  • Isolating from family
  • Mood swings.
  • Unexplained paranoia

What is Buprenorphine?

Buprenorphine is one of the medicines used in medication-assisted treatment (MAT) to help people reduce cravings and withdrawal symptoms. Buprenorphine was approved by the FDA in 2002 and provides a whole-person approach to the treatment of opioid use disorder.

What is the drug problem in Atlanta?

In 2021, about 625,000 persons aged 12 or older used a street drug in the past year in the Atlanta-Marietta-Sandy Springs Metro. At the same time, alcohol related deaths jumped by 25%. in the Peach State capital. At the same time, dangerous Fentanyl and meth are now being pressed into counterfeit pills that are widely available in most Georgia metro areas.

Do you accept Medicaid / Medicare?

Samba does not participate with Medicaid / Medicare, but many of our partners do. Our goal is get help to those who want it.

What is TMS Therapy?

What is TMS Therapy?

What is TMS therapy? Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) is a type of brain stimulation therapy. It is a noninvasive treatment that uses electromagnetic pulses to

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Is micro dosing safe?

Is Micro Dosing Safe?

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What Makes Samba Recovery Different?

Our addiction treatment programs spotlight individualized substance use treatment, have a low client-to-therapist ratio, and integrate evidence-based practices with holistic therapies to address the physical,

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What is a co-occurring disorder?

What is a Co-Occurring Disorder?

What is a Co-Occurring Disorder? Having a co-occurring disorder means exhibiting another co-existing mental illness and substance use at the same time. While universally used

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What types of addiction recovery programs are available?

Addiction or substance use is treated at every level of healthcare includinf hospitals and primary doctors, but most programs are specialized levels of vare that include:

  • Detox
  • Residential
  • Partial Hospitalization
  • Intensive Outpatient
  • Outpatient
  • Continuing care
What is the average time of relapse?
Research shows that show most relapses occur within the first 3 months of recovery, which is why a 90-day treatment is twice as effective as a 30-day program.