587 Waianuenue Ave, Hilo, HI 96720
Basic information about this treatment center.
A detailed list of the primary cases commonly treated here.
Alcoholism, Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse
Substance Abuse + Addiction
The inappropriate use of any drug in Hilo, HI is substance abuse. This involves alcohol, medications, and illicit drugs. With a combination of physical and psychiatric therapies, drug addiction is successfully treated at Big Island Substance Abuse Council - Hilo Intermediate School. After Detox is complete, individuals follow-up with treatments treating the root cause of the addiction.
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 Big Island Substance Abuse Council - Hilo Intermediate School in Hilo, HI 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, Big Island Substance Abuse Council - Hilo Intermediate School in Hilo, HI 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, Outpatient, with additional therapies available as listed below.
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.
Treatment is just the first step to maintaining sobriety. After treatment, aftercare support at Big Island Substance Abuse Council - Hilo Intermediate School helps the individual adjust to a life without substances. This support may involve a sober living home in or near Hilo, HI, career counseling, or educational assistance. This is when a relapse prevention plan begins to take shape.
In outpatient programs at Big Island Substance Abuse Council - Hilo Intermediate School, the Hilo 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.
Aftercare/continuing care, Anger management, Brief intervention, Cognitive behavioral therapy, Discharge Planning, Employment counseling or training, Family Therapy, Group counseling, Group Therapy, Individual counseling, Individual Therapy, Motivational interviewing, Recreational Therapy, Relapse prevention, Substance use counseling approach, Substance use education, Trauma-related counseling
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 Big Island Substance Abuse Council - Hilo Intermediate School in Hilo, HI the strength to realize they were self-destructing, allowing them to finally reach out and get the help they need.
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Payment Options Accepted
Address Information587 Waianuenue Ave
Hilo, Hawaii 96720