Addiction is particularly destructive for skilled and licensed professionals. Due to the demands and expectations in their work, this is particularly true for physicians, dentists, pharmacists, nurses, executives, attorneys, athletes, airline pilots, therapists and other kinds of professionals. Dr. Jacobs is triple board certified and is a nationally recognized expert in applying the ASAM treatment framework in the delivery of addiction treatment and rehabilitation.
Pain Medication Abuse & Addiction
Chronic pain can bring on chronic misuse of pain medications. As a nationally recognized expert in pain medication abuse and misuse, Dr. William S. Jacobs is uniquely qualified to evaluate and treat your addiction to pain killers, opiates and other types of pain medications. Through Dr. Bill Jacob’s affiliation with Bluff Plantation and Georgia Detox and Recovery Centers, Dr. Jacobs provides comprehensive, multi-disciplinary treatment for those who have developed a dependency or addiction to prescription pain medications.
A person who is diagnosed with both an addiction to drugs or alcohol and mental illness has a dual disorder. It is not uncommon for these conditions to occur together, one possibly leading to and exacerbating the other. Substance abuse addiction often occurs in conjunction with mental illnesses such as schizophrenia, depression, anxiety disorder and personality disorder. In order to recover, both conditions must be treated. Through Bluff Plantation and Georgia Detox and Recovery Centers, Dr. Jacobs delivers comprehensive dual disorder treatment for those struggling with a dual diagnosis, restoring hope for a full and complete recovery.
Drug Use Disorders & Addiction
Drug abuse affects millions of Americans and for those struggling with addiction, drug use is a debilitating chronic illness that requires expert medical care. Dr. Bill Jacobs provides comprehensive, multi-disciplinary drug addiction treatment for those in the grips of addiction to prescription pills, heroin, methamphetamines, opioids, or another physically and/or emotionally addictive substance.
Alcohol Use Disorders & Addiction
Addiction is a chronic progressive disease. If you or a loved one is suffering from alcohol abuse or dependency, Dr. Bill Jacobs‘ intensive alcohol addiction rehabilitation program includes level IV and ambulatory detoxification, residential, intensive outpatient and partial hospitalization and includes medical and psychological evaluation, individualized treatment plans, counseling and therapy, and a 12-Step program.