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Find a Substance Abuse Rehab Center or Resource in Paramus, NJ

Just like its neighboring cities in Bergen County, Paramus faces serious problems with drug and alcohol abuse that affect its residents and nearby communities.

Alcohol is a very commonly abused substance in Paramus, as 58% of treatment admissions to nearby rehab centers are for alcohol addiction. Heroin and painkillers like oxycodone and fentanyl are also commonly abused in this borough and account for 29% of admissions to Paramus drug rehab centers.1

There are many facets of treatment to help those suffering from addiction to get and stay sober. These include therapy, involvement with support groups (12-step or other groups like SMART Recovery), the use of medications such as acamprosate (for alcohol) or naltrexone (for alcohol or opioids), as well as drug education and support services such as employment help. Many rehab facilities near Paramus and other parts of New Jersey offer some or all of these services.

Many people fear getting help because they’re afraid of withdrawal. It’s true that detox can be a painful, sometimes dangerous, experience (especially in the case of alcohol); however, treatment programs that incorporate safe medical detox get you through acute withdrawal with as little distress as possible and set you up for a successful recovery.

Use our directory to explore addiction treatment options. And don’t be deterred by unsuccessful treatment attempts in your past—addiction is a relapsing disease and many people need to enter treatment more than once to attain long-term recovery.


  1. State of New Jersey. (2016). Substance Abuse Overview 2016 Bergen County.


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Addiction Therapy after Inpatient Substance Abuse Rehab

If abuse of medication or alcohol is diminishing your quality of life, Paramus, NJ has a selection of excellent drug abuse programs to help you, your spouse or your child. Whether addicted to Zydone, opiates, painkillers or alcohol, we can help you connect with rehabilitation to get the perfect help available. You can even find exclusive or executive treatment in Paramus to make rehab as easy as possible.

What About Luxury Drug Abuse Treatment Centers?

The individuals who need treatment for drugs or alcohol the most are often the last ones to accept it. Narcotics interventions gather friends and family to impress upon the user the need for change, and for rehab.

Residential Rehabilitation Centers

Before recovery can commence, the body must be cleaned. This is known as detoxification. Many narcotics will leave the addicted individual with unpleasant side effects or withdrawal symptoms once the body has become accustomed to getting the substance. Medical detox can minimize the discomfort for anyone seeking to get clean and sober.