Altruism House for Women

Altruism House for Women

Drug Rehab Center in New London, Connecticut

About Facility

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Opened to those seeking a sober life in , Altruism House for Women is an Accredited Drug Treatment Facility in New London, Connecticut that offers Alcoholism, Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse Treatments for those seeking sobriety. Addiction is a disease that can be treated. There are many different types of treatment available here to help addicts get sober, including inpatient and outpatient programs. The first step towards recovery is admitting there’s a problem, so if you or someone you love has an addiction, don’t wait any longer to seek help.

Addiction is a disease that affects a person's entire life, and can be treated. Altruism House for Women understands how hard it is to get sober, but are here to help. Their rehab center has a variety of treatment methods that with the goal to help addicts get clean and stay sober for good. They are a gender-exclusive facility, and only accept women.

When selecting a treatment facility, accreditations are clearly important. People seeking rehab can be comforted knowing treatments are performed by state-licensed professionals. You can also find Altruism House for Women listed in the national SAMHSA database. Medicaid, Military Insurance (TRICARE), Private Health Insurance, Self-Payment are some of the ways clients can pay for treatment here. Fortunately, private health insurance is accepted here. For additional information regarding paying for treatment, contact our admissions counselors now.

Genders
  • Male
  • Female
  • Gender Exclusive Center
  • Ages
  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
  • Groups
  • Additional
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Veteran Specific
  • Accreditations
    SAMHSA Listed
    Not LegitScript Approved
    Not CARF Accredited
    JCAHO # Not Found
  • SAMHSA Listed
  • Multiple Centers
  • Conditions and Issues Treated

    A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.

    Alcoholism, Opioid 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

    The inappropriate use of any drug in New London, CT is substance abuse. This involves alcohol, medications, and illicit drugs. With a combination of physical and psychiatric therapies, drug addiction is successfully treated at Altruism House for Women. After Detox is complete, individuals follow-up with treatments treating the root cause of the addiction.

    Alcoholism Treatment at Altruism House for Women

    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 Altruism House for Women in New London, CT 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 Treatment

    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, Altruism House for Women in New London, CT offers treatment for opioids.

    Levels of Care Offered

    Altruism House for Women offers a variety of treatment.

    This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are Aftercare Support, Drug Rehab, Inpatient, Residential, Sober-Living / Half-Way, with additional therapies available as listed below.

    Aftercare Support

    Treatment is just the first step to maintaining sobriety. After treatment, aftercare support at Altruism House for Women helps the individual adjust to a life without substances. This support may involve a sober living home in or near New London, CT, career counseling, or educational assistance. This is when a relapse prevention plan begins to take shape.

    Inpatient Care

    When a patient checks into Altruism House for Women, inpatient care takes place. Patients undergo treatment that requires detoxification and counseling round the clock. While outpatient treatments are available in Connecticut, as the first phase in recovery, inpatient care is suggested. Intensive and thorough rehabilitation sets patients on the road to a drug-free life.

    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.

    New London, CT Sober-Living / Half-Way House

    A sober living home in Connecticut is really like a halfway house, often referred to as an SLH. It is halfway between a rehab center for drugs or alcohol and living at home. Any specific rules and regulations must be followed by residents, such as attending required meetings and structured daily chores.

    Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual at Altruism House for Women.

    Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Life Skills, Motivational Interviewing, Trauma Therapy

    Individual Therapy

    Individual therapy involves one on one sessions between the patient and the therapist at Altruism House for Women. Individual therapy provides patients with a safe environment where they can openly discuss their problems with the therapist. The patients find the therapist as a person who they can trust. It helps them to open up and discuss personal and sensitive issues, which they may not be comfortable discussing in a group setting.

    Individual therapy aims to identify the core issues that would have led the patient to substance abuse and address the root cause effectively. The therapist can develop patient-specific customized solutions through individual therapy, which aids speedier recovery.

    Family Counseling + Therapy

    Recovery can be more effective if the entire family’s involved. Family therapy hosted by Altruism House for Women brings in the addict’s family to explore genetic factors. It gives loved ones the tools for dealing with addiction and its underlying mental issues. It is a recommended step in helping addicts adapt to sober living.

    Group Counseling

    Group therapy is an important tool in recovery. Addiction tends to lead to isolation and feelings of uniqueness. Accountability and friendship that is found in group therapy can be more effective than any single other treatment approach. With Altruism House for Women in New London, Connecticut, there’s no reason to go through recovery alone.

    Trauma Therapy

    Trauma is one of the most common causes of psychological disorders. It’s often found in people with addiction diagnoses. Trauma therapy addresses this by examining the emotions and thoughts people have formed due to past traumas. Traumas are complex but trauma therapy can reduce their ability to contribute to addictive behaviors.

    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 Information62-64 Coit street
    New London, Connecticut 6320 Phone Number(860) 442-1017 Meta DetailsUpdated November 27, 2021
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    Altruism House for Women Location and Directions
    Location

    62-64 Coit street
    New London, Connecticut 6320

    Center Type

    Alcoholism, Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse

    Ownership

    SCADD

    Language
    English

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