AMHC - Caribou

AMHC - Caribou

Drug Rehab Center in Caribou, Maine

About This Maine Facility

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AMHC - Caribou has helped struggling addicts with sobriety, providing 3 levels of care and more than 13 drug treatment methods, as a Non-Profit drug treatment center since 1964 in Caribou, ME. Treatment here is typically fully covered by most insurances. They also offer self-pay.

Comprehensive substance abuse and addiction treatment programs in Caribou, ME help you or a loved one return to a healthy, productive life.

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
    Not SAMHSA Listed
    Not Approved
    Not CARF Accredited
    Not Found
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Hearing-Impaired
  • Multiple Centers
  • Conditions and Issues Treated

    A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.

    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 Caribou, ME is substance abuse. This involves alcohol, medications, and illicit drugs. With a combination of physical and psychiatric therapies, drug addiction is successfully treated at AMHC - Caribou. After Detox is complete, individuals follow-up with treatments treating the root cause of the addiction.

    Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment at AMHC - Caribou

    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, AMHC - Caribou in Caribou, ME offers treatment for opioids.

    Addiction, Alcohol Abuse, Crisis, Drug Addiction, Medication Management, Mental Health, Opioid Addiction, Peer Support, Sexual Abuse, Substance Abuse, Substance Abuse Assessments Testing Evaluation 

    Levels of Care Offered at AMHC - Caribou

    This Facility offers a variety of treatment.

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

    Drug Detox

    Detoxification is a process that allows the patient to stop using opioids without experiencing severe withdrawal symptoms. This can be necessary for those who have been addicted for a long period of time or who are struggling with chronic pain. During this process, addicts will receive medication and psychological support from doctors and other medical professionals until they can control their cravings.

    Caribou, ME Intensive Outpatient (IOP)

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

    Outpatient Program

    In outpatient programs at AMHC - Caribou, the Caribou 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.

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

    Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual at AMHC - Caribou.

    Family Counseling + Therapy

    Recovery can be more effective if the entire family’s involved. Family therapy hosted by AMHC - Caribou 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 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 AMHC - Caribou in Caribou, Maine, there’s no reason to go through recovery alone.

    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.

    Self-defeating thoughts and habits can limit your possible successes. Some examples of this are procrastination, unhealthy eating and angry outbursts. REBT is a method of specific counseling offered by AMHC - Caribou that replaces negative and self-limiting thoughts.

    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 AMHC - Caribou are trained to assist in 12-step management.

    12-Step Facilitation, Aftercare, Anger Management, Case Management, Cognitive Behavioral Treatment (CBT), Detox, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Discharge Planning, Drug Rehab, Employment Counseling / Training, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Health education services other than HIV/AIDS or hepatitis, Intensive Outpatient (IOP), Intervention, Matrix Model, Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT), Outpatient Treatment (OP), Residential Long Term (>30 Days), Substance Use Counseling, Trauma Therapy

    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

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    AMHC - Caribou Location and Directions
    Address Information43 Hatch Drive Suite 210
    Caribou, Maine 04736 Phone Number(207) 493-3361 Meta DetailsUpdated January 17, 2023
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    AMHC - Caribou Location and Directions
    Location

    43 Hatch Drive Suite 210 Ste 210
    Caribou, Maine 04736

    Facility Type

    Alcoholism, Drug Addiction, Mental Health, Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse

    Ownership
    Non-Profit

    Aroostook Mental Health Center (AMHC)

    Language
    English

    Caribou, Maine Addiction Information

    Prescription opioid abuse is the most common form of substance abuse in Maine. More than 10% of these residents have also admitted to using prescription drugs for non-medical purposes. Between 2013 and 2014, 4 out of every 5 deaths in Maine were caused by illicit drugs. One in five high school students in Maine uses marijuana every single month.

    In Caribou, Maine, prescription drugs are the most commonly abused drug. They accounted for 53% of the cases. Heroin was the second most common type of drug abuse, accounting for 19% of cases. Other commonly abused drugs in Caribou include opioids, methamphetamines, marijuana, and methsythmethadone. There are 1,384 people with a substance use disorder, mostly adults. The best drug treatment facilities in Caribou include inpatient residential programs and detoxification.

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