CMHA NW Center for Family Services and MH - Torrington Connecticut

CMHA NW Center for Family Services and MH - Torrington, CT

Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh is treatment facility located at 100 Commercial Boulevard in the 06790 zip code in Torrington, CT that offers medication-assisted substance abuse treatment. It accepts people with co-occurring substance use and mental disorders, sexual abuse victims and transitional age young adults into its treatment program. Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh provides relapse prevention from naltrexone, suboxone prescription and naltrexone administration to children and adolescents. Some of the treatment approaches used by Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh consist of anger management, substance use counseling and cognitive behavioral therapy.

Call (866) 434-2077 for 24/7 help with treatment.

WHO ANSWERS?

Address: 100 Commercial Boulevard, Torrington, CT 06790

  1. Types of Care
  2. Service Settings
  3. Opioid Medications used in Treatment
  4. Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment
  5. Type Of Treatment
  6. Pharmacotherapies
  7. Treatment Approaches
  8. FacilityOwnership
  9. License/Certification/Accreditation
  10. Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted
  11. Payment Assistance Available
  12. Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported
  13. Assessment/Pre-treatment
  14. Screening & Testing
  15. Transitional Services
  16. Ancillary Services
  17. Counseling Services and Education
  18. Tobacco/Screening Services
  19. Facility Smoking Policy
  20. Age Groups Accepted
  21. Gender Accepted
  22. Additional Spoken Languages

Here are the full facility listing details on CMHA NW Center for Family Services and MH in Torrington, CT:

Types of Care at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • Substance use treatment
  • Treatment for co-occurring serious mental health illness/serious emotional disturbance and substance use disorders

Service Settings at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • Outpatient treatment
  • Outpatient methadone/buprenorphine or naltrexone treatment
  • Regular outpatient treatment

Opioid Medications used in Treatment at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • Buprenorphine used in Treatment
  • Naltrexone used in Treatment

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • This facility administers/prescribes medication for alcohol use disorder

Type Of Treatment at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • suboxone prescription
  • naltrexone administration
  • relapse prevention from naltrexone

Pharmacotherapies at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • Disulfiram (Antabuse)
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Ex. Suboxone)
  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Naltrexone (extended-release, injectable naltrexone - Vivitrol)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders

Treatment Approaches at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • anger management
  • cognitive behavioral therapy
  • dialectical behavior therapy
  • motivational interviewing
  • matrix Model
  • relapse prevention
  • substance use counseling
  • trauma-related counseling

FacilityOwnership at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • a private non-profit organization

License/Certification/Accreditation at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • State department of health
  • The Joint Commission

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • Federal, or any government funding for substance use programs
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Military insurance
  • Private health insurance
  • Cash or self-payment

Payment Assistance Available at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • Sliding fee scale

Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • teenagers
  • transitional age young adults
  • adult women
  • pregnant/postpartum women
  • adult men
  • veterans
  • active duty military
  • military families
  • people with co-occurring substance use and mental disorders
  • sexual abuse victims
  • domestic violence victims
  • people with trauma

Assessment/Pre-treatment at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • Comprehensive mental health assessment
  • Comprehensive substance use assessment

Screening & Testing at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • Breathalyzer or blood alcohol testing
  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • Screening for mental disorders
  • Screening for substance use

Transitional Services at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • Aftercare/continuing care
  • Discharge Planning
  • Naloxone and overdose education

Ancillary Services at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • case management
  • housing services
  • mental health services
  • recovery coaches
  • transportation assistance
  • mentoring/peer support

Counseling Services and Education at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • individual counseling
  • group counseling
  • family counseling
  • marital/couples counseling
  • substance use education
  • health education services
  • vocational training and educational support

Tobacco/Screening Services at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • Nicotine replacement therapy
  • Non-nicotine smoking/tobacco cessation medications
  • Screening for tobacco use
  • Smoking/tobacco cessation counseling

Facility Smoking Policy at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • Smoking not permitted

Age Groups Accepted at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • children and adolescents

Gender Accepted at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • women
  • men

Additional Spoken Languages at Cmha Nw Center For Family Services And Mh

  • Spanish

Phone #: 860-482-8561

Call (866) 434-2077 for 24/7 help with treatment.

WHO ANSWERS?

Is Methadone a safe option for addiction treatment?

Methadone treatment can be a safe and effective option for individuals struggling with opioid addiction, especially when administered under the supervision of a qualified healthcare provider as part of a comprehensive addiction treatment program, such as the one that can be found at CMHA NW Center for Family Services and MH. Methadone is an opioid medication that is used to help manage opioid withdrawal symptoms and cravings, making it easier for individuals to reduce or quit their use of other opioids like heroin or prescription painkillers.

Here are some key points to consider regarding the safety of methadone treatment:

  1. Supervised Administration: Methadone treatment is typically provided through opioid treatment programs (OTPs) or clinics where patients receive a daily dose of methadone under the supervision of healthcare professionals. This helps reduce the risk of misuse and overdose.

  2. Reduces Withdrawal Symptoms: Methadone can alleviate the severe withdrawal symptoms associated with opioids, which can be a significant barrier to recovery. This can enhance the patient's quality of life and make it easier for them to engage in therapy and counseling.

  3. Harm Reduction: Methadone maintenance treatment can be viewed as a harm reduction approach. While it doesn't necessarily lead to immediate abstinence, it reduces the risks associated with illicit opioid use, such as overdose and the transmission of infectious diseases (e.g., HIV and hepatitis).

  4. Individualized Treatment: Methadone treatment should be individualized to meet the unique needs of each patient. The dose is typically adjusted based on the patient's response and progress in treatment.

  5. Legal Regulation: Methadone clinics and providers are subject to strict regulations and oversight by government agencies to ensure safety and appropriate use of the medication.

However, it's important to note that methadone is an opioid itself and can be habit-forming. When taken as prescribed and under medical supervision, the risk of addiction to methadone is relatively low. However, misuse or diversion of methadone can lead to addiction and other negative consequences.

Methadone treatment is not suitable for everyone. Individuals with certain medical conditions or contraindications may not be candidates for methadone treatment. It's essential for addiction treatment centers like CMHA NW Center for Family Services and MH to conduct a thorough assessment before starting someone on methadone.

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