La Crosse, Wisconsin Detox Centers

Situated right on the Mississippi River, La Crosse suffers many of the same substance abuse problems seen in nearby cities — particularly with opioid addiction. Over 80 percent of overdose deaths in La Crosse are unintentional, and caused mostly by prescription opioids.

La Crosse, WI detox centers can help anyone fight addiction against any substance, including alcohol, heroin, and prescription drugs. Use to learn more about detox treatments that can save your life and help you achieve lasting sobriety.

La Crosse Addiction Stats

  • Alcohol-related accidents in La Crosse County injured 52 people and killed 2 people in 2014.
  • 24% of La Crosse County residents admit to binge drinking regularly.
  • For every 100,000 people in La Crosse County, 325 people are hospitalized for drug abuse.
  • The majority of drug overdose deaths in La Crosse are unintentional, and caused by prescription opioids.


Causes & Signs of Drug Abuse

Substance abuse can be caused by trauma, injuries, and misusing highly addictive prescription drugs like sleeping pills, benzodiazepines, and stimulants. Heroin addiction in La Crosse is mainly driven by painkiller addiction, since opioid users eventually turn to heroin when their prescriptions run out.

Physical signs of substance abuse:

  • Excessive sweating
  • Shaking
  • Itching
  • Poor personal hygiene

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Gundersen Lutheran Behavioral Health

1910 South Avenue
La Crosse, WI 54601

Gundersen Lutheran Behav Health Unity House for Men

1918-1924 Miller Street
La Crosse, WI 54601

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Getting Help in La Crosse

La Crosse, WI detox centers are ready to serve anyone who needs help overcoming chemical dependency regardless of age, gender, and special health needs. Detox centers will work with individuals to develop customized treatment plans based on their unique, personal battles against addiction. For instance, those who suffer co-occurring disorders can undergo detox and behavioral therapy at Gundersen Lutheran Behavioral Health and successfully overcome addiction as a whole.

Choosing From Many La Crosse Detox Centers

Looking for detox centers can be tough when you’re also fighting addiction. Use these tips when researching La Crosse, WI detox centers.

  • Know your detox options

    Withdrawing from substances can be painful — especially potent substances like heroin, fentanyl, and other opioids. Look for La Crosse, WI detox centers that can safely relieve some or all withdrawal symptoms using medications, acupuncture, and/or massage therapy.

  • Seek support group therapy

    After completing detox, you’ll need extra support to stay sober in the months and years following treatment. Search for La Crosse, WI detox centers that include 12-step support groups like Alcoholics Anonymous with treatment.

  • Participate in group and family therapy

    Group therapy teaches you coping skills that can be used in the real world following treatment, while family therapy helps you repair relationships with family members affected by your addiction. Look for La Crosse, WI detox centers that offer group and family therapies.

Contact Us

If you need help getting clean and live in La Crosse, call our 24/7 confidential helpline at 800-654-0987. Our experienced drug abuse counselors will discuss your options for La Crosse, WI detox centers ready to help you build an addiction-free lifestyle.