Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health

Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health

Drug Rehab Center in Buffalo, New York

About Facility

Learn from this summarized breakdown.

Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health is a Drug Addiction Treatment Facility located in Buffalo, NY, that offers Aftercare Support, Detox, Drug Rehab, Dual-Diagnosis, Inpatient, Outpatient, Residential care fully covered by private insurance.

Certifications are important to consider when selecting a facility. Have confidence knowing Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health is a New York Licensed/Certified Treatment Center. You can also find Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health listed within the SAMHSA licensed database. We also discovered certifications by CARF, and JCAHO.

Our independent research has indicated treatment here is typically fully covered by most insurances. Contact us now to see if your insurance covers treatment at this treatment center. Self-pay is also available.

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 LegitScript Approved
    CARF Certified #205296
    JCAHO Listed #
  • SAMHSA Listed
  • Conditions and Issues Treated

    A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.

    Alcoholism, Dual Diagnosis, 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 Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health

    Alcoholism treatment involves addiction education, individual psychotherapy, group therapy, and family therapy. Treatment for alcoholism often involves medical detoxification, in which a person is hospitalized for observation and medical support due to intense and often dangerous withdrawal symptoms. The goal of alcoholism treatment at Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health is complete abstinence from alcohol.

    Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment

    Opioids are a series of medicines that are used for pain relief. Opioid addiction refers to the compulsive pursuit of opioids, even though they are not medically needed. Medication-assisted therapy at Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health in Buffalo, NY requires care in which both medications, medication, and behavioral treatments are used.

    Levels of Care Offered

    Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health offers a variety of treatment.

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

    Aftercare Support

    Aftercare support involves the support given to a Buffalo, New York patient after they complete treatment. It helps them adjust to normal life. It may include setting them up in a halfway house and enrolling them in programs like Narcotics Anonymous (NA) and Alcoholics Anonymous (AA). Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health‘s patients may also be provided with career training to help them get back into the job force.

    Inpatient Care

    Inpatient treatment for addiction is generally not as scary as it might sound. It is a way to find recovery while being in a supportive and controlled environment. The duration of treatment at Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health in Buffalo can be different based on each individual. Many can leave after 28 days; some may stay a few months, and others may stay six months or longer.

    Dual-Diagnosis

    Substance use disorder falls under two categories: Alcohol or Drug Abuse and Drug Dependence. An individual suffering from a substance use disorder and mental health disorders is said to have a co-occurring disorder or a dual disorder.

    Individuals with substance use disorders and mental health problems are said to suffer from a ‘dual diagnosis’. The most frequently identified mental health issues found in individuals with substance use disorders include anxiety, depression, schizophrenia, and schizoaffective disorder.

    Outpatient Program

    When remaining at their job in Buffalo, or continuing their studies, the individual may live with their family while utilizing Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health‘s outpatient services. Treatment requires counseling the patient at the individual level, in a group setting, about substance addiction, drugs, and therapy sessions.

    Residential

    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.

    Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual at Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health.

    Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Eating Disorder Treatment, Electroconvulsive Therapy, Experiential Therapy, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Life Skills, Nicotine Replacement Therapy, Nutrition Therapy, Trauma Therapy

    Individual Therapy

    Individual professional counseling or individual therapy refers to the one-on-one interaction between a patient and his or her counselor at Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health in Buffalo, New York. Individual therapy allows for more privacy, one that group interactions can’t provide. It makes it easier for the counselor and the patient to deal with the central issues, which are likely the culprits of substance addiction.

    Family Counseling + Therapy

    Family therapy is a set of therapeutic approaches that assumes that the entire family is a system. It utilizes the strengths and resources of the family to help the patient refrain from resorting to substance abuse. The impact of substance abuse is not just on the patient but on the entire family. Family therapy ensures that the patient gets adequate support from the family members after the treatment making the recovery process sustainable

    • Family therapy guides all the members of the family to help the patient.
    • It helps to repair relationships and improve communication between family members.
    • It helps to keep the patient engaged and motivated throughout the treatment.

    Group Counseling

    Group therapy is an important tool in recovery. Finding a peer group in Buffalo, NY and others who relate to your situation is a fundamental tool for recovery at Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health. Addiction tends to lead to isolation and feelings of uniqueness. The accountability and friendship that is found in group therapy can be more effective than any single other treatment approach. This is generally introduced early in recovery and is recommended as a lifetime treatment habit.

    Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT)

    Nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) is a treatment that helps people to quit smoking. In nicotine replacement therapy, a controlled amount of nicotine is provided in the form of gums, patches, or sprays. They do not contain the harmful chemicals usually found in tobacco products. NRT reduces the withdrawal symptoms by giving nicotine in low doses. However, NRT provides relief only from the physical withdrawal symptoms. The emotional and psychological aspects of quitting needs to be treated separately. While NRT is safe for most adults, teens and pregnant women should not undergo NRT. Research shows that the use of NRT doubles the chances of quitting smoking.

    Trauma Therapy

    Trauma therapy is a way of addressing trauma while in a safe situation in order to heal. This may involve Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health managing individual or group counseling or both. Other forms of therapy have been proven to assist in healing past traumas.

    Patient Experience

    Learn what to expect in regards to setting, amenities, and more.

    Experiential Therapy at Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health

    Experiential therapy works by using tools and activities to recreate past experiences. Role-playing, arts and crafts, music, animal care, rock climbing, etc. are some of the activities used in this therapy. It is different from medication and talk therapy and suits those who have difficulty expressing themselves.

    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
  • Is your insurance accepted?
    Ask an expert, call (888) 674-0062

    Additional Details

    Specifics, location, and helpful extra information.
    Address Information462 Grider St
    Buffalo, New York 14215 Phone Number(716) 898-1676 Meta DetailsUpdated November 23, 2021
    Staff Verified

    Patient Reviews

    Read past patient experience, or leave your own experience.

    There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write one.

    Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health Location and Directions
    Location

    462 Grider St
    Buffalo, New York 14215

    Center Type

    Alcoholism, Dual Diagnosis, Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Opioid Addiction

    Ownership

    Language
    English

    Alternative Treatment Centers

    Similar to Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health Near Buffalo, New York
    80 Goodrich street, Buffalo, NY, 14203
    899 Main street, Buffalo, NY, 14203
    383 West Avenue, Rochester, NY, 14611
    130 Empire Drive, Buffalo, NY, 14224
    1235 Main street, Buffalo, NY, 14209
    Cazenovia Recovery Systems - New Beginnings
    376 Dewitt street, Buffalo, NY, 14213


    The facility name, logo and brand are the property and registered trademarks of Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health, and are being used for identification and informational purposes only. Use of these names, logos and brands shall not imply endorsement. RehabNow.org is not affiliated with or sponsored by Erie County Medical Center - Regional Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health.

    Free and Confidential Help-Line