Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/Outpatient - Vineyard Haven Massachusetts

Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/Outpatient - Vineyard Haven, MA

Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient is treatment center located at 111 Edgartown Road in the 02568 zip code in Vineyard Haven, MA that offers medication-assisted treatment for addiction. It accepts domestic violence victims, sexual abuse victims and active duty military into its treatment program. Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient provides suboxone prescription, buprenorphine maintenance and naltrexone administration to adults and young adults. Some of the treatment approaches used by Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient consist of relapse prevention, trauma-related counseling and substance use counseling.

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WHO ANSWERS?

Address: 111 Edgartown Road, Vineyard Haven, MA 02568

  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. Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported
  12. Assessment/Pre-treatment
  13. Screening & Testing
  14. Transitional Services
  15. Ancillary Services
  16. Other Addictions Treatment
  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 Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/Outpatient in Vineyard Haven, MA:

Types of Care at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

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

Service Settings at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

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

Opioid Medications used in Treatment at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • Buprenorphine used in Treatment
  • Naltrexone used in Treatment

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • This facility administers/prescribes medication for alcohol use disorder

Type Of Treatment at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • buprenorphine maintenance
  • suboxone prescription
  • naltrexone administration

Pharmacotherapies at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

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

Treatment Approaches at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • brief intervention
  • cognitive behavioral therapy
  • dialectical behavior therapy
  • motivational interviewing
  • relapse prevention
  • substance use counseling
  • trauma-related counseling

FacilityOwnership at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • a private non-profit organization

License/Certification/Accreditation at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • State substance abuse agency
  • State department of health
  • State mental health department
  • Council on Accreditation

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • IHS/Tribal/Urban (ITU) funds
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Military insurance
  • Private health insurance
  • Cash or self-payment
  • State-financed health insurance plan other than Medicaid

Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • transitional age young adults
  • adult women
  • pregnant/postpartum women
  • adult men
  • seniors and older adults
  • lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT)
  • veterans
  • active duty military
  • military families
  • court/judicial system clients
  • people with co-occurring substance use and mental disorders
  • people with HIV or AIDS
  • sexual abuse victims
  • domestic violence victims
  • people with trauma
  • people with co-occurring substance use and pain

Assessment/Pre-treatment at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • Comprehensive mental health assessment
  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Interim services for clients
  • Outreach to persons in the community

Screening & Testing at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

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

Transitional Services at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

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

Ancillary Services at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • case management
  • domestic violence services
  • mental health services
  • recovery coaches
  • self-help groups
  • social skills development
  • transportation assistance
  • mentoring/peer support

Other Addictions Treatment at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • Treatment for non-substance use addiction disorder

Counseling Services and Education at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • individual counseling
  • group counseling
  • family counseling
  • marital/couples counseling
  • substance use education
  • hepatitis education, counseling and support
  • HIV and AIDS education, support and counseling
  • health education services

Tobacco/Screening Services at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • Screening for tobacco use

Facility Smoking Policy at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • Smoking not permitted

Age Groups Accepted at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • adults
  • young adults

Gender Accepted at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • women
  • men

Additional Spoken Languages at Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/outpatient

  • Spanish

Phone #: 508-693-7900 x241

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 Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/Outpatient. 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 Marthas Vineyard Community Services Island Counseling Center/Outpatient to conduct a thorough assessment before starting someone on methadone.