Heroin Addiction Recovery in Alabama

When morphine and heroin were integrated during the 1800s, individuals had been utilizing opium for a large number of years. Nobody realizes how precisely individuals found that the milk of opium poppies could give relief from agony, yet individuals have utilized strong opium-determined painkillers from that point onward.

The reason these medications work is that they imitate normally happening cerebrum synthetic concoctions. Research has uncovered that physical and enthusiastic agony actuate a similar neurochemical reactions in the cerebrum. Regardless of whether an individual makes their foot or them extremely upset, the mind discharges endogenous narcotics to neutralize torment flag and lighten the abstract involvement of torment.

At the point when individuals become discouraged, they fall into a condition of ceaseless enthusiastic torment and regularly experience going with physical hurts. These may include:

  • Headaches
  • Joint pain
  • Limb pain
  • Back pain
  • Gastrointestinal problems

One potential reason this occurs is that low levels of serotonin and norepinephrine not only cause people to feel depressed but also make them more sensitive to pain. Many people who struggle with depression say that being depressed makes everything feel more difficult and painful.


It is the goal of The Journey Detox and Recovery, LLC., to provide a safe, uneventful detoxification for our patients. When a patient arrives at The Journey, they are assessed by medical personnel to evaluate their detoxification needs. Our staff will then work with the patient to educate them on the disease of addiction and the process of recovery. While the patient is in our program, our staff will also work with them to find a long-term recovery program that suits their specific needs upon discharge.

Heroin Addiction Recovery in Alabama

Recovery Is Not a Destination, It's a Journey

Alabama drug and alchohol rehab available in Autauga, Baldwin, Barbour, Bibb, Blount Bullock, Butler, Calhoun, Chambers, Cherokee, Chilton, Choctaw, Clarke, Clay, Cleburne, Coffee, Colbert, Conecuh, Coosa, Covington, Crenshaw, Cullman, Dale, Dallas, DeKalb, Elmore, Escambia, Etowa, Fayette, Franklin, Geneva, Greene, Hale, Henry, Houston, Jackson, Jeffereson, Lamar, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Lee Limestone, Lowndes, Macon, Madison, Marengo, Marion, Marshall, Mobile, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Perry, Pickens, Pike, Randolph, Russell, St. Clair, Shelby, Sumter, Talladega, Tallapoosa, Tuscaloosa, Walker, Washington, Wilcox, and Winston counties.

Ashland, Alabama Location
83825 Highway 9
Ashland, AL 36251

Troy, Alabama Location
1330 Highway 231 South
Troy, AL 36081

Chatom, Alabama Location
14600 St. Stephens Ave.
Chatom, AL 36518

Wiregrass Medical Center
1200 W. Maple Ave 
Geneva, AL 36340