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

OxyContin Addiction Detox Treatment & Rehab in Williamsburg, PA

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

OxyContin Detox

The importance of OxyContin detox

A potent prescription medication, OxyContin is often prescribed to help reduce the distress that is linked to moderate to severe physical pain. While it can offer much-needed relief for many, it is also a substance that carries a high potential for both abuse and addiction. When consumed, OxyContin can produce pleasing effects that might entice users, both those who have a medical need for this medication and those who do not, and require professional care is not sought at an OxyContin treatment and rehab center that includes detox in order to stop consumption.

As an individual starts to abuse OxyContin, he or she can quickly develop a tolerance to the medication as his or her body gets used to the presence of it, therefore requiring more of it in order to bring about the same effects. As the individual starts to consume more OxyContin, or starts to consume it with greater frequency, his or her body can grow dependent on the substance. This essentially means that the body does not function in the same manner as it once did unless OxyContin is being consumed. If this form of chemical dependence has established itself and an individual wants to stop using OxyContin, he or she will likely suffer a state of withdrawal. Thankfully, with the help of professionals Cove Forge in Williamsburg, Pennsylvania, individuals can find receive the OxyContin 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 OxyContin withdrawal

Withdrawal occurs as the body attempts to readjust itself to how it functioned before it was introduced to OxyContin. This process can be very painful and even dangerous at times, especially if high-quality care at an OxyContin treatment and rehab center that includes detox is not sought. Some examples of potential symptoms that can develop when an individual is withdrawing from OxyContin can include:

  • Pupil dilation
  • Dysphoric mood
  • Fever
  • Muscle aches
  • Excessive sweating
  • Nausea
  • Cravings
  • Diarrhea
  • Vomiting

These are only a handful of the many types of effects that can occur during OxyContin withdrawal.

Because the symptoms of withdrawal can be so painful and distressing, many individuals find themselves looking for a way to stop those negative physical and mental states. One way of doing so is by consuming OxyContin again, continually perpetuating the destructive cycle of addiction and abuse. This self-defeating cycle can be broken when treatment and rehab that includes detox is accessed at an OxyContin addiction treatment center.

Why Choose Us For OxyContin Detox

Why choose Cove Forge for OxyContin detox

Individuals can refrain from continuing their OxyContin use to relieve symptoms of withdrawal by engaging in detoxification services at a treatment and rehab center. Detoxification, or detox, is a physiological process where toxic substances are cleared from the body. By partaking in detox at a reputable treatment and rehab center, individuals can have OxyContin cleared from their systems without having to experience the same symptoms that would otherwise occur during the period of withdrawal.

At Cove Forge Behavioral Health System, located in Williamsburg, PA, we strive to make the detox process at our OxyContin treatment and rehab center one that is as comfortable as possible. We realize the extreme amount of bravery that it takes to decide to go through detox, and we commend those who show such courage at this time.

Our detox program at our OxyContin treatment and rehab center is entirely comprehensive, supplying individuals with around-the-clock nursing care and consistent interactions with our medical team throughout the duration of their time spent in detox programming. The medical experts at Cove Forge do everything within their power to ensure safety and comfort for all patients who are within our care during detox for OxyContin addiction, which can include the utilization of specific medications that are capable of helping to decrease any additional distress and upset.

When detox at our treatment and rehab center is completed, patients can then move into our residential rehabilitation program where they can establish the skills required for maintaining their long-term sobriety.

Long-Term Benefits of Detox

Long-term benefits of  OxyContin detoxification

There are many benefits to making the choice to partake in detox services at a treatment and rehab center as the first step in recovering from an OxyContin addiction. These benefits of detox can include, however are not limited to, the following:

  • As OxyContin and other toxic substances are cleared from one’s system during detox, he or she can obtain the soundness of mind that is needed to move into the therapeutic aspects of treatment for OxyContin abuse.
  • The risk of overdose is eliminated for those in detox.
  • Further detriments to one’s physical and psychological wellbeing are erased once detox is complete.
  • The desire to keep using OxyContin will be eradicated as detox occurs within a safe, substance-free space.
  • Mental health experts are available to supply the psychological and emotional support that can be extremely beneficial for individuals in detox.
  • Medical professionals are able to supervise each individual’s progress during detox, ensuring his or her comfort.

At Cove Forge in Williamsburg, PA, we realize the importance of making the decision to partake in detox at the beginning of one’s recovery at a treatment and rehab center from an addiction to OxyContin. We also believe that an individual should not be defined by his or her addiction, which is why we work to offer personalized treatment and rehab options that meet each patient where he or she is at within his or her recovery. By doing so, every woman or man who obtains our care can feel strong in knowing that he or she will achieve success in recovery.

If you or someone you care for is grappling with an OxyContin addiction could benefit from the life-changing detox and treatment for OxyContin addiction at Cove Forge, contact our treatment center today. We can help.

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