SU Disorder Services for Adults
Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) – A program for adults with severe mental illness who may also have a substance use disorder that includes a team of professionals to work with individuals to help them achieve their goals, and address their needs related to therapy, health, housing, substance use, medication support, and employment.
Community Support Team (CST) – A program providing a team approach for adults with mental illness and/or a substance use disorder, who have complex needs, designed to assist them in meeting their recovery goals.
Peer Support – Service for adults that promotes recovery, use of natural supports, coping skills, and the development of independent living skills to improve housing, employment, and community involvement. The service is provided by trained peers, who are people that have been in similar situations in their past.
SU Disorder Services for Children and Adolescents
Day Treatment – A service for children and adolescents and their families focused on providing support and structure in a therapeutic setting to support the child/adolescent’s integration into the school setting.
Respite – An in-home service that provides temporary support and relief for the family or loved ones caring for a child/adolescent with a substance use disorder
Intensive In-Home Services (IIH), Family Centered Treatment (FCT), Intercept Services – A team and family approach that provides intensive services for children/adolescents who have serious emotional disturbances, complex family challenges, or serious behavioral problems that could result in out-of-home placement if not treated.
Multisystemic Therapy (MST) – A team and family-based intervention designed to enhance the skills of youth and their families who have aggressive behaviors or delinquency issues, including involvement with the juvenile justice system.
SU Disorder Services for Both Adults and Children/Adolescents
Evaluation and Testing – Collecting information about an individual’s history, strengths, needs, and abilities in order to better develop a plan of services and supports. This can include an evaluation by a therapist, psychologist, or psychiatrist
Housing Assistance – Once an individual is receiving services, their provider can help them decide which residential supports they will need to achieve their goals. This can include various kinds of assistance, like rent subsidies and help with start-up expenses, to help ensure safe, stable housing.
Medication Management – Evaluation of medication options by an approved provider to help determine which medicine might be best for you, how it should be taken, and whether it is working.
Opioid Maintenance Treatment/Medication Assisted Treatment (OMT/MAT) – Offers individuals the opportunity to make changes in their lifestyle by using methadone or other medications, alongside therapy services, to treat opiate addiction.
Outpatient Therapy (OPT) – Professionals teach new skills or ways to cope with problems in individual, family, or group settings. Our providers offer many different evidenced-based practices within outpatient therapy, such as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), and Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TFCBT) to name a few.
Residential Services – Provides short-term, structured, communal living (such as a halfway house) to help with the rehabilitation of individuals who have a substance use disorder. While in this setting, residents attend work, school and treatment services.
Substance Abuse Detoxification – Monitored services designed to achieve safe and comfortable withdrawal from drugs/alcohol and to ensure transition into ongoing treatment and recovery.
Substance Abuse Intensive/Comprehensive Outpatient Treatment – A program that provides an individual multiple sessions per week to learn new behaviors, and to learn how to begin and then maintain recovery.
Supported Employment – Helps people with disabilities obtain jobs that pay at least minimum wage and that are not set aside for people with disabilities while providing the level of professional help the individual needs to obtain and maintain the job.