Methadone Maintenance is a treatment for opioid addiction. It uses the medication methadone to treat addiction to short-acting opioids, such as heroin, morphine and codeine, as well as synthetic opioids, including oxycodone, OxyContin®, and hydrocodone. Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) operates to normalize brain chemistry, block the euphoric effects of opioids, relieve physiological cravings, and normalize body functions without the negative effects of the short-acting drugs of abuse.
The purpose of conducting a chemical dependency assessment is to determine the severity of the clients problem based on symptoms and longevity of symptoms in order to determine the best interventions.
Prevention starts well before the opportunity for relapse occurs. A comprehensive relapse prevention plan accounts for social interactions, emotional triggers and the development of positive coping mechanisms. The best way to prevent sudden relapse is to understand warning signs of addiction and factors that commonly lead to relapse.
Peer recovery support services help people become and stay engaged in the recovery process and reduce the likelihood of relapse. Because they are designed and delivered by peers who have been successful in the recovery process, they embody a powerful message of hope, as well as a wealth of experiential knowledge. The services can effectively extend the reach of treatment beyond the clinical setting into the everyday environment of those seeking to achieve or sustain recovery.
Drug screening is used to provided both an objective measure of treatment efficacy and a tool to monitor treatment compliance. Analysis of test results provides guidance, as well as information for program planning and performance improvement.
Getting tested regularly for HIV is one of the best ways to stay healthy and safe.
Goal Setting, Treatment PlanningTreatment Planning is a comprehensive set of tools and strategies help us to identify your strengths as well as problems and deficits. It is an approach for sequencing resources and activities, and identifying benchmarks of progress to guide evaluation.
Case ManagementCase Management replaces a haphazard process of referrals with a single, well-structured service. In doing so, we offer continuity. Case managers can advocate by educating non-treatment service providers about substance abuse problems in general and about your specific needs.
Interpersonal and Social development
Life Skills, Job Search SupportLife skills training sessions are provided to help our clients maintain a positive outlook, support individuals looking for work and strengthen families. Studies reveal that companies are more willing to hire and train employees who understand basic concepts such as time management, dependability, problem-solving and customer service.
Anger ManagementThough anger is a normal human emotion, the way you choose to express your anger may not be normal or acceptable to those around you. We help you learn to control your anger responses in order to improve your relationships and health prospects.
Conflict ResolutionConflict is a fact of life. The fact that conflict exists, however, is not necessarily a bad thing: As long as it is resolved effectively. In many cases, effective conflict resolution can make the difference between positive and negative outcomes. We work with our clients to help develop strategies for resolving conflict.
12 Step Programs12-Step meetings are safe places characterized by tolerance, understanding, acceptance and social support. Here, our clients can honestly discuss any problem associated with staying sober or living life without fear about how you might look.
Service Probation and Parole Clients
Education: Prevention Counseling on STDs, HIV/AIDS transmissionDisease prevention services including education and counseling, disease screening, case investigation, and risk reduction counseling
Ongoing Assessment and Monitoring of ProgressWe provide a continuing care approach and adapt treatment levels to our clients changing needs.
Rehabilitation and Recovery Services
Urine ScreenDrug screening is used to provided both an objective measure of treatment efficacy and a tool to monitor treatment compliance. Analysis of test results provides guidance, as well as information for program planning and performance improvement.
To Provide alcohol and drug education to help the client think about the physical, social, and emotional consequences of substance abuse.
To help the client develop an understanding of the destructive effect of alcohol and other drugs
To help the client develop decision making and problem solving skills to handle inappropriate peer and social pressures
To teach anger management skills
To empower the recovery process through a traditional twelve - step program
Inspired Hope is a private, for profit organization dedicated to treating the disease of alcohol and other drug addiction by providing counseling and case management services in as atmosphere of dignity and respect.
Opiate addiction is an illness and Methadone is an opiate prescription medicine to treat opiate addiction. Ther is no specific length of time in treatment. Generally, the longer you stay in treatment, the greater your shances for success
Heroin and opiate pain pill addiction is a primary illness. Treatment involves not only medication management to reduce and eliminate the use of heroin and other ipiat drugs, but also to examine the emotional adn behavioral consequences related to addiction. The basic treatment approach emphasizes helping people find a healthy lifestyle suitable for themselves that will help them function normally in their everyday affairs