Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service - Staten Island New York

Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service - Staten Island, NY

Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service is treatment facility located at 392 Seguine Avenue, 2nd Floor in the 10309 zip code in Staten Island, NY that offers medication assisted substance use treatment. It accepts adult women, transitional age young adults and people with co-occurring substance use and mental disorders into its treatment program. Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service provides suboxone prescription, buprenorphine maintenance and naltrexone administration to young adults and adults. Some of the treatment approaches used by Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service consist of dialectical behavior therapy, substance use counseling and 12-step facilitation. Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service also includes detoxification services and offers opioid detox and benzodiazepines detoxification.

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

WHO ANSWERS?

Address: 392 Seguine Avenue, 2nd Floor, Staten Island, NY 10309

  1. Types of Care
  2. Service Settings
  3. Hospitals
  4. Opioid Medications used in Treatment
  5. Type of 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. Payment Assistance Available
  13. Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported
  14. Assessment/Pre-treatment
  15. Screening & Testing
  16. Transitional Services
  17. Ancillary Services
  18. Detoxification
  19. Counseling Services and Education
  20. Medical Services
  21. Tobacco/Screening Services
  22. Facility Smoking Policy
  23. Age Groups Accepted
  24. Gender Accepted
  25. Exclusive Services
  26. Services for deaf

Here are the full facility listing details on Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service in Staten Island, NY:

Types of Care at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • Detoxification
  • Substance use treatment

Service Settings at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

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

Hospitals at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • General Hospital (including VA hospital)

Opioid Medications used in Treatment at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • Buprenorphine used in Treatment
  • Naltrexone used in Treatment

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • This facility administers/prescribes medication for alcohol use disorder

Type Of Treatment at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • buprenorphine detox
  • buprenorphine maintenance
  • suboxone prescription
  • naltrexone administration
  • relapse prevention from naltrexone

Pharmacotherapies at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

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

Treatment Approaches at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • anger management
  • brief intervention
  • cognitive behavioral therapy
  • dialectical behavior therapy
  • motivational interviewing
  • relapse prevention
  • substance use counseling
  • trauma-related counseling
  • 12-step facilitation

FacilityOwnership at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • a private non-profit organization

License/Certification/Accreditation at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • State substance abuse agency
  • State department of health
  • State mental health department
  • The Joint Commission

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

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

Payment Assistance Available at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • Sliding fee scale

Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • transitional age young adults
  • adult women
  • people with co-occurring substance use and mental disorders

Assessment/Pre-treatment at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

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

Screening & Testing at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • Breathalyzer or blood alcohol testing
  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • HIV testing
  • Screening for Hepatitis B
  • Screening for Hepatitis C
  • Screening for mental disorders
  • Screening for substance use
  • TB screening
  • Testing for metabolic syndrome

Transitional Services at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • Aftercare/continuing care
  • Discharge Planning
  • Naloxone and overdose education
  • Outcome follow-up after discharge

Ancillary Services at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • case management
  • domestic violence services
  • early intervention for HIV
  • mental health services
  • social skills development
  • transportation assistance
  • mentoring/peer support

Detoxification at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • benzodiazepines detoxification
  • opioid detox

Counseling Services and Education at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • individual counseling
  • group counseling
  • family counseling
  • substance use education
  • hepatitis education, counseling and support
  • HIV and AIDS education, support and counseling
  • health education services
  • employment counseling or training
  • vocational training and educational support

Medical Services at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • Hepatitis A vaccination
  • Hepatitis B vaccination

Tobacco/Screening Services at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

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

Facility Smoking Policy at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • Smoking not permitted

Age Groups Accepted at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • adults
  • young adults

Gender Accepted at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • women
  • men

Exclusive Services at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • Specially designed program for DUI/DWI clients

Services for deaf at Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service

  • Services for the deaf and hard of hearing are available

Phone #: 718-226-2752

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 Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service. 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 Staten Island University Hospital Chemical Dependency Outpatient Service to conduct a thorough assessment before starting someone on methadone.

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