Cherokee Health Systems - Western Avenue

Cherokee Health Systems - Western Avenue

Drug Rehab Center in Knoxville, Tennessee

About Facility

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Cherokee Health Systems - Western Avenue is a Drug Addiction Treatment Facility located in Knoxville, TN, that offers treatment fully covered by private insurance.

Cherokee Health Systems - Western Avenue’s Knoxville location accepts most private health insurance. Our admissions experts are waiting for your call, they will verify your insurance and help you narrow down the best treatment available. Individuals can 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
  • License + Accreditation

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    Conditions and Issues Treated

    A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.

    Alcoholism, Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Opioid Addiction

    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.

    Alcoholism Treatment at Cherokee Health Systems - Western Avenue

    Alcoholism treatment focuses on lessening the thirst for alcohol and working towards the patient’s abstinence. Some individuals find it more challenging to reach their goal of sobriety due to a lack of social support and motivating force. In some cases, the existence of psychiatric issues worsens alcoholism.

    People suffering from these problems in Knoxville, TN have different metrics for success and base their achievements on significant changes, such as lower alcohol use, improved health, length of abstinence, and better social behavior.

    • Alcoholics Anonymous meetings and 12 Step Programs can aid in recovery and maintenance.
    • Counseling, coupled with medications, is the core of alcoholism treatment.
    • Mutual support groups reduce the chances of relapsing and teach individuals effective coping mechanisms.

    Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment

    Opioid addiction is one of the most common forms of addiction Tennessee. Opioids include drugs like heroin, oxycontin and fentanyl. They are prescribed to treat pain, but they are often abused and they are addictive. The addiction is treated by detoxing the body, so it no longer needs the chemicals in the drugs. This is followed up by therapies to correct behavior and target the root of the problem.

    Levels of Care Offered

    Cherokee Health Systems - Western Avenue offers a variety of treatment.

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

    Intensive Outpatient (IOP)

    Daily trips to the hospital that provides the treatment include intensive outpatient services (IOP). IOP in Tennessee is appropriate for patients in residential recovery facilities that have been diagnosed with addiction. Patients return to their everyday lives gradually, increasing the likeliness of success in treatment.

    Aftercare Support

    Aftercare Support at Cherokee Health Systems - Western Avenue, in short, is the support provided to a patient after they have finished treatment. It allows them to adjust to everyday life. It may entail setting them up and enrolling them in services such as Narcotics Anonymous (NA) and Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) inside a halfway house. Career coaching may also be offered to patients to help them get back into the workforce.

    Outpatient Program

    An Outpatient Rehab Program is a part-time drug rehab program for treating individuals in Knoxville, TN with mild addiction or mild-to-moderate drug withdrawal symptoms. It generally requires about 10 to 12 hours every week.

    Doctors can administer on-the-spot medication to ease withdrawal symptoms such as anxiety, increased heart rate, and even depression. Groups such as Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) can be used as a part of outpatient treatment to help maintain sobriety.

    Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual at Cherokee Health Systems - Western Avenue.

    Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Motivational Interviewing, Trauma Therapy

    Individual Therapy

    Individual therapy refers to one-on-one psychotherapy between a patient and their Cherokee Health Systems - Western Avenue therapist. Individual therapy seeks to help identify the issues that drive and contribute to a client’s addiction or alcoholism. Another goal of individual counseling is to assist the client to learn how to manage their lives without alcohol or drugs.

    Family Counseling + Therapy

    Addiction is a family disease. Family therapy is a common tool that is used during inpatient treatment. While living with active addiction in Knoxville, Tennessee, it is impossible for family members not to be affected. In order to have the greatest chances for long term sobriety, healing any family trauma and dysfunctional communications is important. Family therapy aims to heal and rebalance unhealthy roles and habits.

    Group Counseling

    Group therapy occurs in a group setting as opposed to a one on one setting. It benefits patients by providing a feeling of support and letting them know they are not alone. Patients at Cherokee Health Systems - Western Avenue also learn to build trust and understanding and gain perspective through discussions.

    Trauma Therapy

    After experiencing trauma, it’s crucial to look for a facility that can provide trauma therapy. This approach zeroes in on the traumatic incidents that a patient has encountered in the past, recent or not. It’s been widely known that trauma can make an individual resort to alcohol or other substances to mask their troubles and pain. Trauma can originate from domestic violence, sexual abuse, an early encounter with death, sexual assault, and many more. The goal of trauma therapy at Cherokee Health Systems - Western Avenue in Knoxville, TN is to help the patient see beyond the trauma and move forward. Mental health professionals will facilitate the patient’s journey and see to it that he or she is no longer a victim of his or her traumatic experiences and has wholly regained his or her personal power.

    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 Information2018 Western Ave
    Knoxville, Tennessee 37921 Phone Number(865) 544-0406 Meta DetailsUpdated August 21, 2021
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    Cherokee Health Systems - Western Avenue Location and Directions
    Location

    2018 Western Ave
    Knoxville, Tennessee 37921

    Center Type

    Alcoholism, Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Opioid Addiction

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    English
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