Substance Use Disorder Services
Individual and group therapy will benefit those who have experienced behavioral health issues and substance use disorders. The program used is an outpatient, effective, evidence-based practice, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy curriculum, designed to assist individuals in learning skills for managing the recovery of both types of disorders, behavioral health, and substance use. This program provides education and information regarding symptoms and treatment options for various kinds of behavioral health concerns. Individuals will learn skills for changing their thinking. Using a central construct of Cognitive Restructuring, individuals engage in activities in which they learn skills for identifying thinking styles feelings, recognizing automatic negative thoughts, and changing perceptions from negative to positive.
Individual, Family, Integrated Care & Group Therapy
Help is available for behavioral health challenges, including individual, group, and family therapy.
Outpatient Therapy is a service designed to meet the behavioral and psychological symptoms or patterns through therapy. This service is available through scheduled treatment sessions provided to individuals, families, or groups. This benefit includes counseling, psychotherapy, and collateral work with family (or substitute family)and members of a service recipient. Outpatient therapy offers or refers to various services based on the client's needs. Services could include education about the individual's disability/disorder, family interactions, community integration, relationships, or the importance of living skills. Services are generally provided in the office setting but may include other locations based on the needs of the individual.
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Group helps people change destructive behavior patterns. These patterns include self-harm, suicidal thinking, and substance use. Increased emotional and cognitive regulation strategies are taught, which, in turn, assist the individual with coping skills. These skills help the individual avoid undesired reactions and behaviors and positive reinforcement.
Wellness Recovery Action Planning (WRAP) Group is a strengths-based approach to recovery. Our group focuses on personal responsibility, hope, education, support, and self-advocacy, emphasizing peer support and education. Individuals are encouraged to manage their recovery comfortably and within their means.
Medication management assessments are available for individuals dealing with behavioral health challenges stemming from symptoms caused by their behavioral health diagnosis. Psychiatric medication providers work collaboratively with therapists, peer supports, and Community Support Teams to determine the need for medications to address symptoms.
Hospital Discharge Planning
Care for adults discharging from an inpatient psychiatric facility, facility-based crisis, or detox needs the coordination of care and continued behavioral health services.
The Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACTT) provides a comprehensive, personalized treatment program for individuals with severe and persistent behavioral health illnesses. ACTT staff work with people at home, at school, or work and are available 24/7. ACTT employs a team approach to help individuals with everyday basics such as taking medications and making it through the day. The team includes a psychiatrist, nurses, vocational specialists, therapists, other mental health professionals, and peer support staff to help people remain out of the hospital and living in the community.
Assertive Engagement (AE) is a community-based resource to assist adults in consistently accessing and navigating supportive services. The goal is to receive timely outreach and engagement into the most appropriate treatment.
Critical Time Intervention
Critical Time Intervention (CTI) services are time-limited intensive case management services to assist individuals experiencing behavioral health issues during times of transition. CTI helps decrease homelessness, emergency department visits, crisis, and psychiatric services as a team approach.
Transitional Management is available to individuals participating in the Transition to Community Living Initiative (TCLI). Transitional Management focuses on increasing the individual's ability to live as independently as possible, managing mental health symptoms, and re-establishing their community roles related to the following life domains: emotional, social, safety, housing, medical and health, educational, vocational, and legal.
The Community Support Team (CST) provides a comprehensive, personalized treatment program for individuals with moderate behavioral health issues utilizing a team approach. The CST Team offers assistance in accessing resources, reducing psychiatric & addiction symptoms, and developing community living skills.
Peer Support Services
Certified Peer Support Specialists are individuals with lived experience who now, through their recovery, assist others with behavioral health and substance use disorders. Peer Support helps others seeking recovery from behavioral health and /or substance use challenges. Support is often related to needs such as housing, food, healthcare, employment, and resources for recovery activities.
Individual Support Services
Personal Care is a "hands-on" individualized assistance with everyday activities required by an individual with severe and persistent mental illness to live independently in the community. The service is to teach and assist individuals in carrying out daily living skills. The goal is for this support to fade over time as the individual performs some of these activities more independently.