Bernalillo County Department of Behavioral Health Services
Drug Rehab Center in Albuquerque, New Mexico
Basic information about this treatment center.
Bernalillo County Department of Behavioral Health Services is a Government Funded Drug Rehabilitation Facility in Albuquerque, NM. Professionally treating Opiod Addiction, Substance Abuse by utilizing Aftercare Support, Drug Rehab, Long Term (>30 Days), Residential levels of care. Our admissions experts are waiting for your call, they will verify your insurance and help you narrow down the best treatment available.
Albuquerque is a hard-hit city with residents dealing with substance and alcohol abuse. Thankfully, you have several recovery options to help you get back on your feet.
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Conditions and Issues Treated
A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.
Opiod Addiction, Substance Abuse
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
Substance abuse typically leads to addiction, which requires specialized treatment programs at Bernalillo County Department of Behavioral Health Services to address. Many people benefit from inpatient drug rehabilitation, which includes inpatient acute care and residential rehabilitation. Other levels of care include intensive outpatient therapy, individual counseling, and support groups. Family therapy is also an essential part of treatment for substance abuse.
Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment
Opioids are a series of medicines that are used for pain relief. Opioid addiction refers to the compulsive pursuit of opioids, even though they are not medically needed. Medication-assisted therapy at Bernalillo County Department of Behavioral Health Services in Albuquerque, NM requires care in which both medications, medication, and behavioral treatments are used.
Levels of Care Offered
Bernalillo County Department of Behavioral Health Services offers a variety of treatment.
This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are Aftercare Support, Drug Rehab, Long Term (>30 Days), Residential, with additional therapies available as listed below.
Aftercare support involves the support given to a Albuquerque, New Mexico patient after they complete treatment. It helps them adjust to normal life. It may include setting them up in a halfway house and enrolling them in programs like Narcotics Anonymous (NA) and Alcoholics Anonymous (AA). Bernalillo County Department of Behavioral Health Services‘s patients may also be provided with career training to help them get back into the job force.
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 Bernalillo County Department of Behavioral Health Services.
12-Step Facilitation, Aftercare/continuing care, Discharge Planning, Employment Counseling or Training, Group Therapy, Health education services other than HIV/AIDS or hepatitis, Intervention
12-Step Program Facilitation
Alcoholics Anonymous is responsible for the development of the popular “12 Step Program”. Most substance treatment centers have their own 12 step program designed to help users achieve sobriety. Because of this, most treatment plans follow a similar pattern when broken down.
The first three steps depend on the patient, so they are more specific and situational. The succeeding four steps center on practical issues brought on by substance abuse. Steps 8 and 9 deal with the social and emotional repercussions of addiction, encouraging patients to make amends to people they have wronged. These are followed by two steps revolving around the further exploration and reinforcement of Steps 1 to 9.
The last step requires an individual to extend a helping hand to people who are still in the early stages of their recovery.
Group therapy is an important tool in recovery. Finding a peer group in Albuquerque, NM and others who relate to your situation is a fundamental tool for recovery at Bernalillo County Department of Behavioral Health Services. Addiction tends to lead to isolation and feelings of uniqueness. The accountability and friendship that is found in group therapy can be more effective than any single other treatment approach. This is generally introduced early in recovery and is recommended as a lifetime treatment habit.
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