Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic

Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic

Drug Rehab Center in Austin, Texas

About This Austin, TX Facility

Learn more about Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic from this summarized breakdown.

Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic’s location in Austin, TX, offers multiple levels of care, a variety individualized treatment options, and accepts most health insurance.

When it comes to selecting a facility, certifications are important to consider. They are also listed in or certified by JCAHO.

Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic’s location in Austin accepts most private health insurance. Please call our admissions experts for insurance coverage information and verification. Clients may also self-pay.

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
    JCAHO Listed
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • 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.

    Dual-Diagnosis Treatment in Austin, TX

    A dual-diagnosis describes two medical issues that are happening at the same time. They may or may not be related. Over 50% of people with an addiction in Texas have another mental health condition. Screening for both addiction and any untreated mental health issue is essential, and individually managed by Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic.

    Dual Diagnosis, Mental Health 

    Levels of Care Offered

    Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic offers a variety of treatment.

    This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are Aftercare Support, Dual-Diagnosis, Outpatient, Residential, with additional therapies available as listed below.

    Outpatient Program

    In outpatient programs at Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic, the Austin 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.

    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.

    Aftercare support refers to the follow-up care provided after the initial rehab program. The quality of aftercare support plays an important role in preventing relapses and sustains recovery. Aftercare support at Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic is personalized according to the needs of the patient in Texas.

    Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic‘s Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual.

    Individual Therapy

    Addiction in Austin, Texas can occur due to a wide variety of reasons. Understanding your addiction and the best methods for maintaining sobriety involves learning about yourself. Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic treatment programs include individual therapy for the greatest chances of success.

    Customized individual therapy is counseling involving you and your counselor at Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic. This builds a personal and trusting relationship so you can truly be yourself and express any emotions as you feel them. Individual therapy leads to greater peace and understanding about your triggers for addiction and coping strategies to prevent relapse.

    Couples Therapy at Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic

    Substance abuse does a number on an individual’s relationship with other people, particularly in marriage. Spousal relationships bear the brunt of alcohol and drug dependence. Therefore, it becomes critical to submit the relationship to couples therapy to prevent straining it further. Most programs only zero in on the individual with substance addiction without factoring in the importance of the other half’s emotional support.

    However, some facilities, like Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic in Austin, Texas, offer couples therapy options to manage intimate partnerships amid the recovery process. Other couples-focused treatment plans can provide the patient and their partner tools to get things back to normal, support each other, and the patient’s sobriety.

    Family Counseling + Treatment

    Addiction is a family disease. Family therapy aims to heal and rebalance unhealthy roles and habits. Healing any family trauma and dysfunctional communications is important, and Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic understands this. Family sessions are meant to bring Texas families closer together and live sober, healthy, lives.

    Group Therapy is a type of counseling that occurs between a bunch of strangers. These groups are suitable for patients who are not confined in a treatment facility, but group sessions are also common in inpatient rehab programs. Group therapy is led by a trained individual at Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic in Austin, TX and consists of members from different stages of recovery.

    The goal of group therapy sessions is to foster hope and a sense of belonging, share information, and learn coping mechanisms. It also helps to have people who can relate to what you’re going through. Good behaviors can also be contagious, and participants can learn from one another.

    Unresolved trauma is often a key reason why many patients resorted to substance abuse. Trauma could be physical abuse, sexual abuse, war, natural disasters, divorce, accident, loss of a loved one, etc. If trauma is the primary cause of substance abuse, then both issues must be addressed.

    Nutrition therapy, which is also known as Medical nutrition therapy (MNT) involves providing healthy diet and improving the eating habits of the patient. Expert dieticians provide individualized meal plan, that addresses the specific nutritional deficiencies and the nutritional impact associated with the medicines that are given as a part of the treatment. It helps to overcome the food cravings that are seen in certain addictions and also addresses the co-occurring conditions such as eating disorders.

    Nutrition therapy is very important to support the different therapies provided as a part of comprehensive care. Nutrition therapy also teaches the associated life skills such as cooking healthy food and grocery shopping.

    Nicotine replacement is a way to move towards stopping smoking or using any form of nicotine. This can be nicotine gum or nicotine patches. The process of working with trained staff at Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic in setting a goal quit date, using nicotine replacement and gradually decreasing nicotine intake is proven to help.

    Couples Therapy, Experiential Therapy, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Nicotine Replacement Therapy, Nutrition Therapy, Trauma Therapy

    Patient Experience

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    Experiential Therapy at Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic

    Experiential therapy at Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic includes helping people work through emotional disorders by participating in events in real-time. It moves away from conventional talk therapy to discuss their concerns and emotions by making patients play roles or use props. It allows people to handle trauma and feelings healthily, reducing the need to resort to alcohol and substances in Austin, TX.

    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.
    Central Texas VA Health Care System - Austin OP Clinic Location and Directions
    Address Information7901 Metropolis Dr
    Austin, Texas 78744 Phone Number(512) 823-4000 Meta DetailsUpdated June 21, 2022
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    Austin, Texas Addiction Information

    Texas is one of the primary hubs for drug smuggling into the country. The border between Texas and Mexico is more than 1,000 miles long. More than 10 million residents use alcohol every year and more than 25% of those are minors. Alcohol and drug use has become so common in Texas that almost 15% of all deaths can be attributed to these substances.

    Austin, Texas, has a drug addiction problem that is sadly serious. According to recent statistics, half of the state's overdose deaths occurred in the city of Austin. This means that, on average, there are about 2.5 drug overdose deaths in Austin each day. There are also many sober support groups in Austin to help you stay on track and focus on your recovery goals.

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