El Primer Paso Counseling Services

Drug Rehab Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota

About This Minneapolis, MN Facility

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El Primer Paso Counseling Services is a Alcohol Abuse, Dual Diagnosis (Co-Occuring Disorders), Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse and drug treatment center which offers a variety of treatment methods in their Privately Owned facility, located in Minneapolis, MN. Each patient is offered an individualized plan using well-tested therapies done by professionals. Treatment here is typically fully covered by most insurances.

Addiction can seem like a huge obstacle to anyone, fortunately professional help in Minneapolis is readily available at places like El Primer Paso Counseling Services.

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
    SAMHSA Listed
    Not Approved
    Not CARF Accredited
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  • SAMHSA Listed
  • Additional Languages
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Conditions and Issues Treated

    A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.

    Drug Rehabilitation at El Primer Paso Counseling Services

    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 refers to the intensive and inappropriate use of psychoactive substances. These include illegal drugs, alcohol, and even the excessive use of prescription drugs. Overuse of these substances leads to severe physical or psychological dependence.

    Substance abuse is treatable and the duration of treatment and most successful sobriety can require weeks or months of professional care at El Primer Paso Counseling Services in Minneapolis.

    Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment

    Opioid addiction treatment facilities like El Primer Paso Counseling Services support people struggling with opioid dependency, which covers illegal and prescription opioids. People often abuse prescription opioids to get high instead of adhering to a medical provider’s directions. Addiction forces people to crave for opioids impulsively without factoring in the dangers these drugs bring to them.

    Most opioid addiction treatment plans include detoxification and subsequent medications to ease the process. However, that’s only the beginning. Behavioral therapies and counseling are also necessary to resolve the root cause of addiction. This overall approach decreases the likelihood of falling off the wagon. In some instances, therapies can be done at home.

    Alcohol Abuse, Dual Diagnosis (Co-Occuring Disorders), Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse 

    Levels of Care Offered

    El Primer Paso Counseling 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, Intensive Outpatient, Outpatient, with additional therapies available as listed below.

    Intensive Outpatient (IOP)

    El Primer Paso Counseling Services offers an Intensive Outpatient Program is for those who need intensive care but prefer to spend the majority of their time in the comfort of their own home. The rehabilitation services differ in length and intensity. They are customized to meet the needs of the patient.

    Outpatient Program

    When remaining at their job in Minneapolis, or continuing their studies, the individual may live with their family while utilizing El Primer Paso Counseling Services‘s outpatient services. Treatment requires counseling the patient at the individual level, in a group setting, about substance addiction, drugs, and therapy sessions.

    Help with aftercare applies to the follow-up care provided after the initial recovery program offered by El Primer Paso Counseling Services in Minneapolis, MN. The level of support for aftercare plays a vital role in avoiding relapse and in maintaining sobriety. Aftercare support is tailored according to the patient’s needs.

    El Primer Paso Counseling Services‘s Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual.

    Individual Therapy

    During individual therapy at El Primer Paso Counseling Services in Minneapolis, Minnesota, the person in recovery meets with a therapist one-on-one to go over the situation and learn from their mistakes. The counselor or therapist will use this time to address causes of an addiction, triggers, any type of mental issue or dual diagnosis, and aftercare plans. They will help fill in any gaps in future plans to give the person the best chances of attaining and maintaining long-term sobriety.

    Group therapy is a type of counseling at El Primer Paso Counseling Services in Minneapolis, MN that occurs between a bunch of strangers. The goal of group therapy sessions is to foster hope and a sense of belonging. It also helps to have people who can relate to what you’re going through. Good behaviors can also be contagious.

    As a means of managing pain that has plagued them in the past, many individuals turn to drugs and alcohol. Assault, negligence, the loss of a loved one, and other unfortunate events may involve trauma. This treatment, offered and administrated by El Primer Paso Counseling Services in Minneapolis, MN provides individuals the resources to cope with past traumas healthily.

    Rational Emotional Behavior Therapy (REBT) has short term results for addicts. El Primer Paso Counseling Services gives patients the tools to deal with their emotions using a method called ‘rational self-counseling’. It aims to help them move forward with their lives without having to deal with ongoing therapy.

    12 Step Program Facilitation (icon)

    Alcoholics Anonymous is the original 12-Step program that established the model that other 12-Step programs, like Narcotics Anonymous, follow. 12-Step programs are support groups that are led and run by members of each group. These groups use the “Big Book,” which contains the 12-Step philosophy of recovery and ongoing abstinence from drugs or alcohol.

    Life skills training helps the recovering person gain the skills and confidence necessary to function well in the world. Life skills training focuses on practical activities like cooking, job seeking, social interactions, and money management. This kind of training at El Primer Paso Counseling Services helps fill in the gaps caused by addiction with useful, immediately usable skills.

    12-Step Facilitation, Aftercare, Anger Management, Cognitive Behavioral Treatment (CBT), Discharge Planning, Drug Rehab, Group Therapy, Health education services other than HIV/AIDS or hepatitis, Hepatitis Education / Counseling / Support, HIV or AIDS education, Individual Therapy, Intensive Outpatient (IOP), Life Skills, Outpatient Treatment (OP), Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT), Residential Long Term (>30 Days), Substance Use Counseling, Trauma Therapy

    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

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    El Primer Paso Counseling Services Location and Directions
    Address Information3620 Central Ave NE
    Minneapolis, Minnesota 55418 Phone Number612-788-4605 Meta DetailsUpdated September 4, 2022
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    El Primer Paso Counseling Services Location and Directions
    Location

    3620 Central Ave NE
    Minneapolis, Minnesota 55418

    Facility Type

    Alcoholism, Drug Addiction, Dual Diagnosis, Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse

    Ownership
    Privately Owned
    Language
    English, Spanish

    Minneapolis, Minnesota Addiction Information

    Minnesota is fighting an opioid epidemic that is leaving hundreds of its residents dead each year. Both prescription opioids and illicit opioids are widely abused in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. Heroin continues to be one of the most commonly abused drugs in the state, if not the most common illicit drug. Over 10% of all treatment admissions in Minnesota list heroin as their drug of choice.

    The drug addiction problem in Minneapolis, Minnesota, is relatively bad. About 8.5% of people in Minneapolis abuse drugs. Additionally, there were 536 drug overdose deaths in 2016, a 20% increase from the previous year. There were 5,191 treatment admissions for primary alcohol dependence in 2016. Some of the most common programs include inpatient rehab, outpatient rehab, and sober living homes.

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