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DUAL DIAGNOSIS

ADHD Treatment

Choose Ava Recovery for ADHD Treatment in Austin

Ava Recovery is a 5-star drug and alcohol rehab center with dual diagnosis treatment services in Austin, Texas. We service a wide variety of areas and have extensive experience in treating ADHD and other disorders alongside substance abuse effectively.

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The Link Between ADHD and Substance Abuse

ADHD is about more than the most well-known symptoms of the disorder, like inattention and impulsivity. While these are very real battles for many people with ADHD, the condition can also come with emotional dysregulation, trouble sleeping, a higher likelihood of social challenges, and an increased risk of various mental health conditions. This includes numerous substance use disorders. 

In fact, people with ADHD are about 2-3 times as likely to face problems with substance abuse compared to the general population, depending on the study. People with ADHD are also more likely to start using substances at an earlier age, which is a risk factor for addiction.

Can ADHD Cause Substance Abuse?

The overlap between ADHD and addiction can be attributed to multiple factors. Largely, it comes down to unmet needs. Many people with ADHD who use substances do so to self-medicate. For example, you might use substances to sleep, focus, or manage your mood if you have ADHD. 

Others might try to cope with potential social problems due to a lack of social acceptance in the past. For those who face impulsive symptoms, impulsivity can play a role. Many substances boost dopamine, which the ADHD brain is known to seek.

Can Drug Abuse Lead to Worsened ADHD Symptoms?

Drug and alcohol abuse can lead to worsened ADHD symptoms. Sometimes, it feels like it helps at first, but the substances you use backfire in the end. For example, many substances will worsen attention, impulsivity, and mood. Substance abuse can also lead to brain changes, which affect your personality, behavior, and overall well-being. An increased risk of accidents and injuries, financial problems, legal issues, and impaired interpersonal relationships are other possible consequences. 

Treating ADHD is important for quality of life. Effective treatment, which is most often a combination of medication and therapy, can also lower the risk of substance abuse. If ADHD and substance abuse co-occur, it is vital that you receive proper treatment for both. That is where we come in: Ava Recovery treats addiction and co-occurring disorders comprehensively.

Medical Detoxification Program at Ava Recovery

Most clients attend medical detoxification before starting our residential inpatient program. Discontinuing substances on your own can be dangerous and is not recommended for multiple reasons. Our medical detoxification (detox) services help you get off of drugs and alcohol safely with the care of trained medical staff. 

Most clients stay in medical detox for about 1-2 weeks. Since detox is focused on physical stability and does not address the underlying causes of addiction, including factors like ADHD and related disorders, it should be used as a precursor to another care level.

Residential Inpatient Program at Ava Recovery

Our trauma-focused residential inpatient program is ideal for clients seeking co-occurring addiction and ADHD treatment in Austin. Ava Recovery uses a combination of evidence-based therapies and supportive treatments. These include but aren’t limited to Internal Family Systems (IFS), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Equine Therapy, and medication management. 

Through our unique, integrated approach, we will help you overcome substance abuse and manage ADHD symptoms for an optimal quality of life. You will get an individualized treatment plan at Ava Recovery, which will inform your specific inpatient schedule.

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We take a trauma-informed approach to dual-diagnosis treatment at Ava Recovery.

Reasons to Choose Ava Recovery for Addiction and ADHD Treatment in Austin

Not all treatment centers are created equally. Our experienced staff, unique therapies, and dual diagnosis experience are just some of the reasons to choose us for Austin ADHD treatment. Here are just some of the features that make Ava Recovery #1 in Austin treatment for ADHD and substance abuse.

Location and Amenities

Our location, which is just outside of Austin, TX, makes Ava Recovery an excellent choice for anyone seeking ADHD treatment in Austin. As a luxury rehab center, we are proud to offer a wide selection of amenities, including but not limited to the following:  

  • Daily gourmet meals prepared to meet your needs.
  • Yoga, meditation, and mindfulness sessions.
  • Semi-private rooms with ensuite bathrooms. 
  • Indoor and outdoor gathering spaces.
  • Flat-screen TV’s.
  • In-ground pool. 

We have an array of games and recreation activities for clients to enjoy on-site. Our facilities are spacious and roomy with a premium interior.

Aftercare Planning and Referrals

Before you leave Ava Recovery, we’ll help you make an aftercare plan. Ava Recovery can provide referrals for continued care at outpatient centers in or near Austin, help you explore job and education options, find sober housing placements, or make other plans that will aid your personal success after treatment. For example, recovery support groups in Austin.

A Flexible Technology Policy

Many inpatient rehab centers do not allow clients to bring or use their devices. One of the factors that make us an ideal choice for ADHD treatment in Austin and nearby areas is our flexible technology policy, which allows clients to stay in touch while in treatment.

Health Insurance Coverage

Health insurance can help you cover the cost of addiction and ADHD treatment in Austin and surrounding areas. Ava Recovery accepts most health insurance plans. You can check on your health insurance coverage for treatment at Ava Recovery online by filling out our insurance verification form online, or you can give us a call and let a staff member help. We also accept private pay.

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Get Addiction and ADHD Treatment in Austin at Ava Recovery

Ava Recovery provides top ADHD and addiction treatment close to the Austin area. If you think our Austin drug rehab sounds like the right fit, contact Ava Recovery. Our staff members are here to help you get directions to Ava Recovery in Buda, TX, verify your insurance coverage, or answer your treatment questions today. Our admissions line is available 24/7. To get in touch now, contact Ava Recovery online or call (833) 330-3009.

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