Action Family Counseling Bakersfield, CA

3801 Buck Owens Blvd, Bakersfield, California 93308

Summary

Basic information about this treatment center.

Action Family Counseling is an accredited Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment located in Bakersfield, California.

License + Accreditation

samhsa logo SAMHSA Listed

jcaho logoJACHO #373279


Treatment For

A detailed list of the primary cases commonly treated here.

Alcoholism, Dual Diagnosis, Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Opiod Addiction, Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse


Substance Abuse + Addiction

The inappropriate use of any drug in Bakersfield, CA is substance abuse. This involves alcohol, medications, and illicit drugs. With a combination of physical and psychiatric therapies, drug addiction is successfully treated at Action Family Counseling. After Detox is complete, individuals follow-up with treatments treating the root cause of the addiction.

Alcoholism

Alcoholism treatment refers to the management of the severe form of alcohol use disorder. Alcoholism refers to the continuous and compulsive intake of alcohol by an individual despite being aware of its harmful effects. Alcoholism causes emotional disturbances and even withdrawal symptoms when the individual stops its consumption. Some of the warning signs that necessitate Alcoholism treatment include binge drinking and violent behaviors.

Alcoholism treatment can be in a residential program or an outpatient program depending on the severity. Treatment at Action Family Counseling in Bakersfield, CA usually involves a combination of options like detox, medications, group therapy, and behavioral therapy. Group therapy organized by support groups like Alcoholics anonymous provides mutual support and advice of peers that helps in making the treatment successful.

Opioid + Opiate Addiction

Opioid addiction is known as a high-risk factor for future heroin addiction. Opioid withdrawal can be extremely uncomfortable and lead the user to continue to use. It is recommended to receive inpatient treatment and a medically supervised detox, Action Family Counseling in Bakersfield, CA offers treatment for opioids.


Levels of Care Offered

This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are Aftercare Support, Drug Rehab, Dual-Diagnosis, Intensive Outpatient, Intervention, Outpatient, Partial-Hospitalization, with additional therapies available as listed below.

Drug Rehabilitation

Getting sober on your own is not only dangerous during the initial detox, it is also more likely to result in a relapse later on. Addiction treatment centers provide a monitored environment where you will get the medical attention you need, as well as the emotional support to overcome drug or alcohol abuse.

Intensive Outpatient (IOP)

Intensive outpatient programs (IOP) comprise regular visits to the California facility that provides the therapy. IOP is suitable for patients who have been treated in residential treatment programs. Action Family Counseling‘s patients gradually get back to their routine life.

Aftercare Support

Treatment is just the first step to maintaining sobriety. After treatment, aftercare support at Action Family Counseling helps the individual adjust to a life without substances. This support may involve a sober living home in or near Bakersfield, CA, career counseling, or educational assistance. This is when a relapse prevention plan begins to take shape.

Dual-Diagnosis

A dual diagnosis is when someone deals with both alcohol and mental or emotional disorder. Emotional trauma, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, depression can be part of dual diagnosis therapy. It must happen simultaneously to get care for these conditions to handle any of them effectively.

Partial Hospitalization Program

Partial hospitalization program (PHP) offered by Action Family Counseling is an alternate option for inpatient rehabs or residential programs. The patients stay in a Bakersfield facility closer to the California treatment center and attend the different forms of therapy for several hours a day. Treatment duration varies from one to six months.

Intervention

Not everyone who struggles with addiction in California is ready to go into a treatment program. For these individuals, intervention services may help. Friends and family of the individual can call and set up an intervention. We have a professional come and lead the discussion.

Outpatient

In outpatient programs at Action Family Counseling, the Bakersfield resident can live with their family while continuing with their job or studies. Treatment includes educating the patient on drug abuse, medications, and counseling sessions at the individual or group level.


Therapies & Programs

The methods used to care for each individual.

12-step facilitation, Aftercare/continuing care, Anger management, Brief intervention, Cognitive behavioral therapy, Contingency management/motivational incentives, Couples Therapy, Dialectical behavior therapy, Discharge Planning, Family counseling, Family Therapy, Fitness Therapy, Group counseling, Group Therapy, Individual counseling, Individual Therapy, Life Skills, Marital/couples counseling, Motivational interviewing, Naloxone and overdose education, Nicotine Replacement Therapy, Outcome follow-up after discharge, Recreational Therapy, Relapse prevention, Substance use counseling approach, Substance use education, Trauma Therapy, Trauma-related counseling

12-Step Program Facilitation

A 12-Step Program is a common method that is used to treat addiction. This format is used for both drug and alcohol treatment. It is extremely popular and successful for large numbers of people and the staff at Action Family Counseling are trained to assist in 12-step management.\

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Cognitive behavioral therapy, or CBT, focuses on the connection between how someone feels, acts, and thinks. It shows someone how to accept responsibility for their behaviors and actions, while also strengthening a person’s awareness of the circumstances they put themselves into. It can give people attending Action Family Counseling in Bakersfield, CA the strength to realize they were self-destructing, allowing them to finally reach out and get the help they need.

Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)

Dialectical Behavioral Therapy is a form of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy. It is designed for those who are prone to self-harm and suicidal behaviors. Action Family Counseling aims to help patients understand the relationship between their thoughts, feeling and behaviors and it gives them the tools to make a change. It is effective for those whose addictions and behaviors stem from extreme mental health issues.



Patient Experience

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Payment Options Accepted

  • Health Insurance
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Self-Pay / Cash
  • Military Insurance
  • IHS/Tribunal
  • State-Financed
  • Sliding Scale
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    Additional Details

    Smoking permitted in designated area
    Address Information
    3801 Buck Owens Blvd
    Bakersfield, California 93308
    Phone Number
    800-367-8336
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