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To schedule an admission interview, or if you have questions, call or text us at

814-515-9896.

The admission process at Addiction Recovery Services is simple and accessible. Your initial contact with the program will start with a clinical staff member that knows about the entire process of treatment start to finish. We will conduct a brief phone interview then schedule an intake within 48-72 hours of initial contact. In most cases you can begin treatment the day of your intake. If you plan to use your health insurance coverage we will need your policy ID number and the provider services telephone number for your insurance plan.

 

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RESPECT: Treatment begins with trust between people and their providers. We will listen and treat you with respect at all times regardless of individual beliefs, goals, or ideas about addiction and recovery.

• CHOICE: Outcomes are improved significantly when the person seeking help has choices and responsibility for decisions about treatment. You will be given information and choices about various coping skills, community resources, and medications that are available to assist you in recovery.

• TREAT THE PERSON, NOT THE PROBLEM: Our treatment approach aims to improve overall health and relationships so that a person’s life becomes more appealing without drugs and alcohol. Instead of focusing energy on convincing someone to stop, the goal is to teach people how.

• PREVENTING AND MANAGING RESUMED USE (RELAPSE): In treatment you will be taught ways to change your thinking and your behavior, which doesn’t always happen over night. If someone does return to drug or alcohol use they will be encouraged to come back to the group the following day to talk about what happened and get back on track. If use continues we will help you to find additional supports or a more structured treatment setting.

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The IOP offers an effective and innovative alternative to traditional substance abuse programs.

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Aftercare is available to all who complete treatment. A weekly aftercare group on Wednesdays, led by IOP staff, anchors this continuing care.

The Aftercare group meets weekly from 5:30-7:30 PM

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