Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to the Coronavirus
As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Cove Forge Behavioral Health Center to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at Cove Forge Behavioral Health Center.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • We are offering visitation through telehealth services so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services are being vetted and may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

For detailed information on COVID-19, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Prescription Drug Detoxification in Williamsburg, PA

Detoxification is often the first step in the prescription drug addiction recovery journey. Cove Forge Behavioral Health offers a comprehensive detox program for adults.

Prescription Drug Detox

The importance of prescription drug detox

From treating pain and other medical issues to treating the symptoms of mental health conditions, prescription drugs serve a priceless purpose for numerous individuals throughout the world. When taken under the close watch of a medical professional, prescription drugs can dramatically increase one’s overall quality of life when other forms of interventions are not effective enough. However, despite the many benefits connected to consuming prescription medications, many of them can lead to harm and devastation within one’s life if they are not consumed as medically directed by a physician.

Since many prescription medications bring on pleasing effects when taken outside of prescribed guidelines, many individuals are attracted to using them in order to obtain a mind-altering and/or mood-altering high. The longer that a prescription medication is consumed for, especially when used recreationally, the more likely an individual is to become addicted to that substance. When this is the case, it can be very difficult to end the abuse of the drug without professional care from a prescription drug treatment and rehab center that includes detox.

Residential treatment with detoxification (or detox) support is often the most beneficial option for treatment that can help an individual defeat a prescription medication addiction. Detox services can help an individual by clearing his or her body of any harmful substances of abuse, and can also aid in helping a person delve into the therapeutic process within residential care in a life-changing manner. Thankfully, with the help of professionals Cove Forge in Williamsburg, Pennsylvania, individuals can find receive the prescription drug addiction treatment and rehab that includes detox they will need in order to find health and wellness once more.

What Happens During Withdrawal

What happens during prescription drug withdrawal

Depending on the medication that one is abusing, the withdrawal he or she might experience when this type of substance abuse ends can vary. Most individuals grapple with physical discomfort, irritability, and overpowering cravings for more of their drugs of choice, all of which can jeopardize one’s efforts to keep from further prescription drug abuse.

For many, withdrawal symptoms develop and the go-to response is to resume use of the drug. When this happens, an individual might feel defeated and increase the amount and frequency with which he or she is abusing substances in an effort to minimize the present withdrawal symptoms and drown out the disappointment of being unable to end use. This dangerous cycle of substance abuse can make experiencing a relapse an ongoing reality and dramatically increase the risk of overdose, especially if high-quality care at a prescription drug treatment and rehab center that includes detox is not sought.

As is true for other chemical dependency concerns, an individual often has to reach rock bottom before he or she realizes that ending the abuse of prescription medications cannot be done without professional help at a treatment and rehab center that includes detox for prescription drug addiction. In the event that an individual reaches this point, there are many options for treatment and rehab available, which include detox, and that can make recovery more feasible and decrease the risk of relapse and overdose.

Detoxification Treatment

Prescription drug detoxification treatment at Cove Forge in Williamsburg, PA

At Cove Forge Behavioral Health System, we realize the uphill battle that addiction can produce. We also realize what is required of an individual to overcome a prescription medication addiction, and we are proud to supply the care and services individuals need at our treatment and rehab center to live recovered, sober lives.

At the time one enters into our program for prescription drug addiction at our treatment and rehab center, the need for detox is always assessed so that each individual can obtain the most effective treatment possible. When it is needed for one’s care, a patient will start treatment at our center by engaging in detox for prescription drug addiction. Detox services at Cove Forge in Williamsburg, PA include beneficial support from our staff and the treatment and rehab needed to make it through the process of withdrawal safely. Our professional team monitors the health of each individual in detox at our treatment and rehab center, and supplies the medical interventions needed to make individuals comfortable during this part of treatment. Substance abuse is not allowed at our center, so each individual who comes to us for detox treatment will be unable to keep abusing his or her prescription drug(s) of choice, and will instead be able to make exceptional strides towards sobriety.

Long-Term Benefits of Detox

Long-term benefits of prescription drug detoxification

Partaking in a treatment and rehab program that includes detox can be the starting point of a life that is no longer revolving around prescription drug abuse. Different from when an individual attempts to stop using prescription medications on his or her own without professional care from a prescription drug treatment and rehab center, detox can ensure that an individual will be able to refrain from the continued abuse of substances and ultimately prevent relapse.

Since detox eradicates all traces of substances from the body, an individual can focus on understanding his or her addiction, developing the skills needed to recover, and establishing the confidence to know that he or she can sustain his or her sobriety when not in treatment. Research has proven that obtaining detox can increase one’s chances of being sober for the long-run after this form of treatment has ended.

If you or someone you care about wants to partake in detox and rehab that can set the groundwork for a life free of prescription medications, look no further than Cove Forge in Williamsburg, PA. We can supply you or a loved one with the solutions and treatments needed, including detox, that will help everyone who comes for treatment to live sober lives. Call us right now to obtain more information about our process of admissions to our treatment and rehab center, or to complete a preliminary assessment over the phone.

Marks of Quality Care
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)
  • Pennsylvania Department of Drug & Alcohol Programs
  • Glasser Quality Organization
  • The Jason Foundation