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Counseling Associates

  • Sturgeon Bay, WI
  • Outpatient

Counseling Associates in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin is an addiction treatment facility that treats individuals suffering from alcoholism, opioid addiction, substance abuse, and dual diagnosis. Counseling Associates offers comprehensive care for individuals struggling with addiction or substance abuse, using evidence-based practices and therapies. Their services include aftercare support, drug rehab, dual-diagnosis, intensive outpatient, and outpatient levels of care. The team of professionals at Counseling Associates are equipped to provide individuals with high-quality, personalized care in order to help them overcome their addiction and regain control of their lives.

At Counseling Associates, they offer a wide range of treatment services tailored to the individual’s needs. These services include evidence-based therapies such as cognitive-behavioral therapy, dialectical behavior therapy, and family therapy to help individuals cope with underlying issues that may be contributing to their addiction. In addition, they provide services to assist with relapse prevention, develop healthy coping skills, and increase recovery motivation. Counseling Associates is certified by the state of Wisconsin and is accredited by The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). They also accept private health insurance.

  • 6 Conditions Treated
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Insurance Accepted
  • 5 Levels of Care
  • Speaks English
  • 15 Therapies & Programs

Conditions and Issues Treated

Substance Abuse + Addiction Treatment

Using both legal medications and illegal substances in order to maintain an addiction is substance abuse. Illegal substances can become addictive after a single use. If you are obtaining legal medications illegally, you may be suffering from substance abuse.

Fortunately facilities like Counseling Associates in Sturgeon Bay, WI are here to help.

Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment

Opioid addiction treatment facilities in Wisconsin, like Counseling Associates cover both illegal and prescription opioids abuse. Most plans include detoxification and subsequent medications to ease the process. Behavioral therapies and counseling are also necessary to resolve the root cause of addiction.


A dual diagnosis is when someone deals with both alcohol and mental or emotional disorder. Emotional trauma, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, depression can be part of dual diagnosis therapy. It must happen simultaneously to get care for these conditions to handle any of them effectively.

Levels of Care

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

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

An outpatient treatment program is set up to help with alcohol or drug addiction, or a co-occurring disorder. The patient must attend the Wisconsin facility for their therapy and other programs but are able to return home each night. The frequency of mandatory attendance decreases after much of Counseling Associates‘s program is complete.

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

Counseling Associates‘s Therapies & Programs

Spousal relationships bear the brunt of alcohol and drug dependence. It becomes critical to submit the relationship to couples therapy to prevent straining it further. Some facilities like Counseling Associates in Sturgeon Bay, WI 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.

Results have proven the positive impact of family therapy on a recovering patient’s journey to sobriety. Patients at Counseling Associates in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin who receive generous support from their loved ones have better chances of completing their recovery process and maintaining their sobriety.

When family members are more proactive and involved in the treatment procedure, it encourages the patient to advance his or her progress. Moreover, it shouldn’t be ignored that genetics play a role when it comes to addiction, so it’s better to approach the problem as a unit. Also, with proper education, family members can help an individual avoid addiction triggers and guide him or her in making lifestyle changes necessary for his or her sobriety.

Group therapy may occur on an inpatient or outpatient basis and involves groups of clients who have no pre-existing relationships outside the group. Group therapy differs from support groups in two primary ways: group therapy is a kind of psychotherapy and is moderated by a professional therapist at Counseling Associates in Wisconsin.

It has been said that unhealed trauma is the root of most addictions. Trauma therapy is a way of addressing trauma while in a safe situation in order to heal. Healing past traumas and introducing coping strategies are strong foundations for sustained recovery from addiction. This may involve individual or group counseling or both, in a Sturgeon Bay, WI facility. Other forms of therapy have been proven to assist in healing past traumas.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is a type of psychotherapy that focuses on the underlying thoughts and behaviors that caused the problem of addiction in the first place and may cause a relapse. Negative feelings are common in substance abuse disorders, and if not recognized, they can cause co-occurring disorders.

CBT involves strategies that help to change the thinking and behavioral pattern by cognitive restructuring. In simple terms, it helps to remove negative thoughts and provides long-term benefits. Also, CBT promotes self-awareness, self-control, and healthy ways to respond to negative thoughts. It can be administered as a mono-therapy as well as a part of combination therapy.

Contingency Management is a type of behavioral therapy rooted and based on the concept of operant conditioning. This type of treatment offered by Counseling Associates in Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin intends to give positive compensations in response to a patient’s behavior. It can be inferred that this treatment has been effective in curing and lessening a scale of profound issues.

Payment Options

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  • Self-Pay / Cash
  • Medicare
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  • Military Insurance
  • IHS/Tribunal/Urban
  • State-Financed
  • Sliding Scale
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    Location & Contact

    Counseling Associates Location and Directions
    620 N 12th Ave
    Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235

    Phone Number
    (920) 743-9554

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    Counseling Associates Location and Directions


    • 620 N 12th Ave
      Sturgeon Bay, WI 54235
    • (920) 743-9554


    • Gender
      Female, Male
    • Age
      Adults (20+), Children (0-12), Seniors (65+), Teenagers
    • Modality
      Couples, Family, Group, Individuals
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Veterans
  • Ownership
    Privately Owned

    Listed May 26, 2020

    Updated June 24, 2024

    Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin Addiction and Treatment

    Wisconsin has some of the highest rates in the United States for both adolescent and adult substance abuse. Since 2009, the state has been experiencing the same escalating rates of drug abuse and addiction as the rest of the country. The major concerns are the misuse of prescription painkillers and the escalating number of deaths due to alcohol-related liver disease.

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