Rehab for the Deaf: Is There Such a Thing? |Sunshine Behavioral Health

Substance abuse does not spare anyone in terms of identity, social background, or disability–this holds true for addiction in the deaf community. However, many people with hearing impairment and substance use issues wonder if there’s treatment available and suitable for them. Learn more about deafness and substance abuse, and what to look for in a rehab center.

Many people dealing with drug or alcohol abuse suffer in silence because of social stigma. They think that seeking help for their issues would lead to judgment from others, even when treatment options are available. There’s another group of people who suffer in silence–those who think that there might be no help available and wonder, “Is there a thing such as deaf rehab?”

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