Alaska VA Healthcare System

Alaska VA Healthcare System

Drug Rehab Center in Anchorage, Alaska

About Facility

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Alaska VA Healthcare System is a Opiod Addiction, Substance Abuse and drug treatment center which offers a variety of treatment methods in their VA Funded facility, located in Anchorage, AK. Each person seeking treatment is offered an individualized plan using well-tested therapies done by clinical professionals. Alaska VA Healthcare System’s location in Alaska accepts most private health insurance.

Many opioid and alcohol users in Anchorage, AK see things as bleak. Fortunately, there are many rehab services available, such as Alaska VA Healthcare System, to help you get on the path to recovery.

Genders
  • Male
  • Female
  • Gender Exclusive Center
  • Ages
  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
  • Groups
  • Additional
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Veteran Specific
  • License + Accreditation

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  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Veterans
  • Conditions and Issues Treated

    A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.

    Opiod Addiction, Substance Abuse

    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.

    Substance Abuse + Addiction Treatment

    Using both legal medications and illegal substances in order to maintain an addiction is substance abuse. Illegal substances can become addictive after a single use. If you are obtaining legal medications illegally, you may be suffering from substance abuse.

    Fortunately facilities like Alaska VA Healthcare System in Anchorage, AK are here to help.

    Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment

    Opioid addiction treatment facilities in Alaska, like Alaska VA Healthcare System cover both illegal and prescription opioids abuse. Most plans include detoxification and subsequent medications to ease the process. Behavioral therapies and counseling are also necessary to resolve the root cause of addiction.

    Levels of Care Offered

    Alaska VA Healthcare System offers a variety of treatment.

    This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are Drug Rehab, Intensive Outpatient, Long Term (>30 Days), Outpatient, Partial-Hospitalization, Residential, Short Term (<30 Days), with additional therapies available as listed below.

    Intensive Outpatient (IOP)

    An intensive outpatient treatment program is set up for those struggling with an addiction to begin the recovery process. Patients come to Anchorage, AK to Alaska VA Healthcare System for therapy, support, programs, and medical supervision. Intensive outpatient treatment is often very tightly scheduled and heavily structured.

    Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP)

    Partial Hospitalization Programs (PHP) are meant for individuals experiencing trouble functioning at school or with work and other occupations, medical instability, inadequate support at home, simultaneous mental health issues, and substance use disorders in Alaska. They are also meant for those experiencing the risk of self-harm or the urge to harm others. It is a short-term treatment program offered at Alaska VA Healthcare System, aiming to improve individuals enough to be reassigned to a lower level of care. The program operates within a psychiatric hospital for several hours daily, usually three to five days per week.

    Outpatient Program

    An Outpatient Rehab Program is a part-time drug rehab program for treating individuals in Alaska with mild addiction or mild-to-moderate drug withdrawal symptoms. It generally requires about 10 to 12 hours every week. Doctors can administer on-the-spot medication to ease withdrawal symptoms such as anxiety, increased heart rate, and even depression. Groups such as Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) can be used as a part of outpatient treatment to help maintain sobriety.

    Residential

    Residential treatment programs are those that offer housing and meals in addition to substance abuse treatment. Rehab facilities that offer residential treatment allow patients to focus solely on recovery, in an environment totally separate from their lives. Some rehab centers specialize in short-term residential treatment (a few days to a week or two), while others solely provide treatment on a long-term basis (several weeks to months). Some offer both, and tailor treatment to the patient’s individual requirements.

    Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual at Alaska VA Healthcare System.

    Community reinforcement plus vouchers, Contingency management/motivational incentives, Health education services other than HIV/AIDS or hepatitis, Hepatitis education, counseling, or support, HIV or AIDS education, counseling, or support, Naloxone and overdose education, Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy, Vocational Training or Educational Support

    Rational Emotional Behavior Therapy (REBT)

    Rational Emotional Behavior Therapy (REBT) allows the opportunity for quick results for addicts. Alaska VA Healthcare System provides patients in Anchorage, Alaska the resources to use a ‘rational self-counseling’ technique to cope with their emotions. It seeks to help them move forward without having to deal with ongoing treatment throughout their lives.

    Contingency Management / Motivational Incentives

    Contingency Management is a type of behavioral therapy rooted and based on the concept of operant conditioning. This type of treatment offered by Alaska VA Healthcare System in Anchorage, Alaska intends to give positive compensations in response to a patient’s behavior. It can be inferred that this treatment has been effective in curing and lessening a scale of profound issues.

    Patient Experience

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    Payment Options Accepted

    For specific insurance or payment methods please contact us.
  • Health Insurance
  • Self-Pay / Cash
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Military Insurance
  • IHS/Tribunal/Urban
  • State-Financed
  • Sliding Scale
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    Additional Details

    Specifics, location, and helpful extra information.
    Address Information3001 C Street
    Anchorage, Alaska 99503 Phone Number907-273-4011 Meta DetailsUpdated July 28, 2021
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    Alaska VA Healthcare System Location and Directions
    Location

    3001 C Street
    Anchorage, Alaska 99503

    Center Type

    Opiod Addiction, Substance Abuse

    Ownership
    VA Funded
    Language
    English
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