Whatcom Community Detox

Whatcom Community Detox - Bellingham, WA

Whatcom Community Detox is a detox and addiction treatment facility located at 2030 Division Street, Suite B in the 98226 zip code of Bellingham, WA. As a detox center, it offers alcohol detox, meth detox and cocaine detox. The treatment program at Whatcom Community Detox includes residential treatment and inpatient detoxification. It accepts men and women into their treatment and detox program.

Are you or your loved one looking for detox or treatment?
Call (855) 615-2269 to get help 24/7.

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Address: 2030 Division Street, Suite B, Bellingham, WA 98226

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  2. Service Settings
  3. Opioid Medications used in Treatment
  4. External Opioid Medications Source
  5. Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment
  6. External Source of Medications Used for Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment
  7. Type Of Treatment
  8. Pharmacotherapies
  9. Treatment Approaches
  10. FacilityOwnership
  11. License/Certification/Accreditation
  12. Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted
  13. Payment Assistance Available
  14. Assessment/Pre-treatment
  15. Screening & Testing
  16. Transitional Services
  17. Ancillary Services
  18. Detoxification
  19. Counseling Services and Education
  20. Tobacco/Screening Services
  21. Facility Smoking Policy
  22. Age Groups Accepted
  23. Gender Accepted
  24. Services for deaf

This is a detailed listing page for Whatcom Community Detox in Bellingham, WA:

Types of Care at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Detoxification

Service Settings at Whatcom Community Detox

  • residential treatment
  • inpatient detoxification

Opioid Medications used in Treatment at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Buprenorphine used during treatment

External Opioid Medications Source at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Other contracted prescribing entity
  • Personal physician/health care provider

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Accepts clients using medication assisted treatment for alcohol use disorder but prescribed elsewhere

External Source of Medications Used for Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Personal physician/health care provider

Type Of Treatment at Whatcom Community Detox

  • buprenorphine detox
  • suboxone prescription

Pharmacotherapies at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Ex. Suboxone)

Treatment Approaches at Whatcom Community Detox

  • brief intervention
  • motivational interviewing
  • prevention of relapses
  • substance use counseling
  • 12 step program

FacilityOwnership at Whatcom Community Detox

  • a private non-profit organization

License/Certification/Accreditation at Whatcom Community Detox

  • State substance abuse agency
  • State department of health

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Federal, or any government funding for substance use programs
  • No payment accepted

Payment Assistance Available at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Payment assistance

Assessment/Pre-treatment at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Outreach to persons in the community

Screening & Testing at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Breathalyzer or blood alcohol testing
  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • Screening for mental disorders
  • Screening for substance use
  • TB screening

Transitional Services at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Aftercare/continuing care
  • Discharge Planning
  • Naloxone and overdose education
  • Outcome follow-up after discharge

Ancillary Services at Whatcom Community Detox

  • case management
  • early intervention for HIV
  • housing services
  • self-help groups
  • transportation assistance

Detoxification at Whatcom Community Detox

  • alcohol detox
  • cocaine detox
  • meth detox
  • opioid detox

Counseling Services and Education at Whatcom Community Detox

  • group counseling
  • substance use education

Tobacco/Screening Services at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Screening for tobacco use

Facility Smoking Policy at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Smoking permitted in designated area

Age Groups Accepted at Whatcom Community Detox

  • adults
  • young adults

Gender Accepted at Whatcom Community Detox

  • women
  • men

Services for deaf at Whatcom Community Detox

  • Services for the deaf and hard of hearing are available

Phone #: 360-676-2020 x5

Are you or your loved one looking for detox or treatment?
Call (855) 615-2269 to get help 24/7.

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What is the duration of a typical detox program at Whatcom Community Detox?

The duration of drug and alcohol detox at a treatment center like Whatcom Community Detox can vary widely depending on several factors, including the type and amount of substances used, the individual's overall health, metabolism, and whether they have undergone detox before. Common durations for drug and alcohol detox typically fall within the following general guidelines:

  1. Short-term detox (3-7 days): This is common for substances with shorter half-lives and less severe withdrawal symptoms. For example, detox from short-acting opioids like heroin or prescription painkillers may last around 3 to 7 days.

  2. Moderate-term detox (7-14 days): Some substances, such as benzodiazepines or alcohol, can have longer withdrawal timelines and more severe symptoms. Detox for these substances may take 7 to 14 days or longer in some cases.

  3. Long-term detox (14+ days): Detox from certain substances, such as heavy or long-term alcohol or benzodiazepine use, can extend beyond two weeks. In some cases, it may take several weeks or even months for an individual to stabilize and complete detox safely.

Detox is just the initial step in the recovery process. After detox, individuals often need additional treatment and support, such as therapy, counseling, and rehabilitation programs, to address the underlying issues and prevent relapse.

It's crucial for individuals seeking detox to do so under medical supervision or in a professional treatment facility such as Whatcom Community Detox, as withdrawal symptoms can be severe and potentially life-threatening. Medical professionals can provide medications and support to manage withdrawal symptoms and ensure the safety and comfort of the individual undergoing detox. The duration of detox can be adjusted based on the individual's progress and response to treatment. Always consult with a healthcare provider or addiction specialist to determine the most appropriate detox plan for your specific situation.

What is the next step of addiction treatment after detox?

After successful detox at Whatcom Community Detox or another detox center, individuals typically enter the next phases of addiction treatment and recovery. Detox alone is not sufficient for long-term sobriety, as it primarily addresses the physical withdrawal symptoms associated with substance dependence. The subsequent steps in the recovery process may include the following:

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