White Paper: The State of Opioid Addiction in Georgia
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Opioid abuse has reached an epidemic level in the state of Georgia.
Georgia ranks among top 11 states with the most prescription opioid overdoses.
Opioid overdose deaths tripled between 1999 and 2013 in the state of Georgia.
In 29 counties drug overdose rates outpace the rest of the United States.
Together, we have the power to stop it.
Our Report on Addiction will answer questions such as:
What impact has the opioid addiction epidemic had on the state of Georgia?
How have recent advances in neuroscience changed our understanding of addiction?
What are important attributes of a comprehensive addiction treatment program?
What is recovery and the secret to success in helping more people achieve it?
RiverMend Health Centers provide a comprehensive array of behavioral health services, including the evaluation and diagnosis of addiction, co-occurring conditions and other types of mental health disorders. Led by board-certified physicians and licensed clinicians, we offer treatment programs in Atlanta and Augusta, Georgia.
Our services include intensive outpatient and partial hospitalization programs, family treatment and individual counseling, relapse prevention, recovery planning, coaching and spiritual care. Through our unique affiliations with the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University and Bluff Plantation, our experts can successfully evaluate, diagnose and treat a wide variety of behavioral health, addiction and mental health conditions.
RiverMend Health Centers is a Trade Name of Georgia Detox and Recovery LLC, a State of Georgia Department of Community Health Licensed Addiction and Recovery Center.
Georgia-Based Behavioral Health, Addiction Treatment and Outpatient Programs