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First, be aware of all the support options that may be available where you live—they may encompass a broad range, including: Detox and residential drug or alcohol treatment Obstetric and pediatric care Medication-assisted treatment that can reduce cravings for certain drugs, such as heroin and other. Examples of addiction treatment services offered to pregnant women include: Detox services Obstetric and pediatric care Pharmacological tools Therapy and counseling Parenting education and vocational training Support groups Transitional services Relapse prevention and aftercare programs. About 4.5 million women in the United States are struggling with substance use disorder (SUD). Many of these women are also pregnant. Not only is alcohol and drug use dangerous for the mother, but it can also put the health of the developing fetus at risk.
Phone Number 1-412-578-5575 The Perinatal Hope Program at Allegheny Health Network’s West Penn Hospital provides individualized treatment and support for pregnant women who are struggling with addiction. We are committed to helping mothers get the medical, social, and educational services they need to deliver healthier babies. People who suffer from addiction to stimulants like cocaine respond in a similar manner to various treatment options. Treating cocaine addiction with a supervised detox and individualized management plan, in conjunction with therapy, has been shown to work best for people who struggle with cocaine addiction, including pregnant women.
Treatments may include medication management options beyond those used during detoxification. 6 For example, methadone (a prescription opioid medication used to limit withdrawal and reduce cravings for opioids) paired with behavioral therapies and strong prenatal care can reduce harm to the mother and baby. 6 Though this treatment is used in practice, it. The baby may become drowsy, have trouble breathing, and may not eat well.
For anyone with a powerful addiction to drugs, the best option is residential drug addiction treatment. Comprehensive addiction treatment for pregnant women may include the following: Medical detox, if needed A specialized treatment plan designed by professionals from various specialties Pregnancy education and counseling Parenting training Individual, group, and family therapy Assessment and therapy. Treatment for Pregnant Women with Chemical Dependency Pregnant women with chemical dependency are treated at our Chemically Using Pregnant Women’s Program at Swedish Ballard. Our program is only for pregnant women and focuses on their particular needs. The program has been serving pregnant women in the northwest for more than 25 years.
Gender-related drug abuse treatment should attend not only to biological differences but also to social and environmental factors, all of which can influence the motivations for drug use, the reasons for seeking treatment, the types of environments where treatment is obtained, the treatments that are most effective, and the consequences of not receiving treatment. Many life.
List of related literature:
|from Principles of Addiction Medicine|
|from Child Abuse and Neglect E-Book: Diagnosis, Treatment and Evidence|
|from Primary Care E-Book: A Collaborative Practice|
|from Joints and Connective Tissues: General Practice: The Integrative Approach Series|
|from Child Development and Education|
|from Handbook of Infant Mental Health, Fourth Edition|
|from Developmental Psychopathology: Perspectives on Adjustment, Risk, and Disorder|
|from Creasy and Resnik’s Maternal-Fetal Medicine: Principles and Practice E-Book|
|from Radical Reproductive Justice: Foundation, Theory, Practice, Critique|
|from The New Harvard Guide to Women’s Health|