Midwestern CT Council of Alcoholism Torrington - Torrington Connecticut

Midwestern CT Council of Alcoholism Torrington - Torrington, CT

Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington is treatment center located at 410 Winsted Road in the 06790 zip code in Torrington, CT that offers medication assisted substance use treatment. It accepts adult men, people with co-occurring substance use and mental disorders and court/judicial system clients into its treatment service. Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington provides suboxone prescription and naltrexone administration to children and adolescents. Some of the treatment approaches used by Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington consist of matrix Model, dialectical behavior therapy and trauma-related counseling.

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WHO ANSWERS?

Address: 410 Winsted Road, Torrington, CT 06790

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

Here are the full facility listing details on Midwestern CT Council of Alcoholism Torrington in Torrington, CT:

Types of Care at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • Substance use treatment

Service Settings at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

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

Opioid Medications used in Treatment at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • Buprenorphine used in Treatment
  • Naltrexone used in Treatment

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • Accepts clients using medication assisted treatment for alcohol use disorder but prescribed elsewhere

External Source of Medications Used for Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • In-network prescribing entity

Type Of Treatment at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • suboxone prescription
  • naltrexone administration

Pharmacotherapies at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • Disulfiram (Antabuse)
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Ex. Suboxone)
  • Buprenorphine without naloxone
  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Naltrexone (extended-release, injectable naltrexone - Vivitrol)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders

Treatment Approaches at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • anger management
  • brief intervention
  • cognitive behavioral therapy
  • contingency management/motivational incentives
  • dialectical behavior therapy
  • motivational interviewing
  • matrix Model
  • rational emotive behavioral therapy
  • relapse prevention
  • substance use counseling
  • trauma-related counseling
  • 12-step facilitation

FacilityOwnership at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • a private non-profit organization

License/Certification/Accreditation at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • State substance abuse agency
  • State department of health
  • State mental health department
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • Federal, or any government funding for substance use programs
  • Medicaid
  • Military insurance
  • Private health insurance
  • Cash or self-payment
  • State-financed health insurance plan other than Medicaid

Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • transitional age young adults
  • adult women
  • adult men
  • court/judicial system clients
  • people with co-occurring substance use and mental disorders

Assessment/Pre-treatment at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • Comprehensive mental health assessment
  • Comprehensive substance use assessment

Screening & Testing at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

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

Transitional Services at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • Aftercare/continuing care
  • Discharge Planning
  • Outcome follow-up after discharge

Ancillary Services at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • case management
  • mental health services
  • social skills development
  • mentoring/peer support

Other Addictions Treatment at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • Treatment for gambling disorder

Counseling Services and Education at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • individual counseling
  • group counseling
  • family counseling
  • marital/couples counseling
  • substance use education

Tobacco/Screening Services at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • Nicotine replacement therapy
  • Screening for tobacco use
  • Smoking/tobacco cessation counseling

Facility Smoking Policy at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • Smoking permitted in designated area

Age Groups Accepted at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • children and adolescents

Gender Accepted at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • women
  • men

Exclusive Services at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • Specially designed program for DUI/DWI clients

Additional Spoken Languages at Midwestern Ct Council Of Alcoholism Torrington

  • Spanish

Phone #: 860-482-2613 x2400

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 Midwestern CT Council of Alcoholism Torrington. 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 Midwestern CT Council of Alcoholism Torrington to conduct a thorough assessment before starting someone on methadone.

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