Hartford Dispensary - Bristol
Drug Rehab Center in Bristol, Connecticut
About Hartford Dispensary - Bristol in Connecticut
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The Hartford Dispensary - Bristol drug rehab is an excellent choice for someone looking to get sober in Connecticut. This facility offers a variety of levels of care, from detox to outpatient services, and is accredited by both CARF and SAMHSA. This means that the Hartford Dispensary - Bristol drug rehab has met rigorous national standards for quality and safety. The staff at this facility are experienced and compassionate, and are dedicated to helping patients achieve and maintain sobriety. The Hartford Dispensary - Bristol drug rehab offers a variety of treatment options, including dual diagnosis treatment, opioid addiction treatment, and substance abuse treatment. This facility also offers a variety of aftercare services to help patients stay sober long-term.
Conditions and Issues Treated
A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.
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 at Hartford Dispensary - Bristol
It’s not easy getting sober on one’s own, or even going to rehab and escaping the grasp of addiction by oneself. Substance abuse treatment gives addicts a place to stay sober while learning what it takes to quit for good. They will learn from others about what works and what doesn’t work with remaining drug-free.
Treatment centers such as Hartford Dispensary - Bristol focus on the needs of individual addicts to heal them. There is a combination of physical and mental therapies that treat the root cause of the addiction, whether it be family problems, stress, or past traumatic events.
The final benefit of substance abuse treatment is introducing new people who can help in your recovery after you leave Hartford Dispensary - Bristol. Through group therapy sessions with other addicts and attending support meetings once a day, a person will learn how to interact with others and cope with cravings. This is a chance for you to rebuild your social circle healthily after you leave treatment.
Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment in Bristol, CT
Opioid addiction starts when a person becomes addicted to legal or illegal opioids. The addiction can happen quickly, in just a matter of days. Opioid withdrawal can be extremely uncomfortable and lead the user to continue to use even if they want to quit. Stopping using an opioid requires medical observation. Sometimes inpatient treatment with a medically supervised detox is necessary for managing the withdrawal process while learning lasting tools for maintaining recovery. Medications may be used in some cases of opioid addiction.
Opioid addiction is one of Connecticut‘s most prominent forms of addiction. It’s treated by detoxifying the body so that the chemicals from the medications no longer impact them and by therapies to correct behavior and target the root of the problem.
Dual-Diagnosis Treatment at Hartford Dispensary - BristolThe most common co-occurring disorders are schizophrenia, depression, and bipolar disorder. Most rehab facilities in Connecticut provide patients with a dual diagnosis. Dual diagnosis gives rehab the means to treat addiction while restoring mental and emotional health. Hartford Dispensary - Bristol‘s team of doctors, counselors, nurses, therapists and other medical staff will conduct a comprehensive assessment. They will determine the appropriate treatments for an individual patient to maximize their chances of recovery.
Recovery is not simply about stopping drug use. Recovery is working with addiction while recovering mental health issues that are fueling the addiction in the first place.
Alcohol Abuse, Dual Diagnosis (Co-Occuring Disorders), Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse
Levels of Care Offered
Hartford Dispensary - Bristol offers a variety of treatment.
This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are Detox, Drug Rehab, Dual-Diagnosis, Outpatient, with additional therapies available as listed below.
Detox is the first step of rehab. It involves giving a person time to get the toxins out of their body. During detox, the patient gets ill and they will often start using again to get rid of these unpleasant feelings. That’s why it’s so important to have a Bristol medical professional at Hartford Dispensary - Bristol present. A Connecticut medical professional will make sure patients don’t start using during detox. They will also provide medication to ease their symptoms and coach them through on a mental level.
Outpatient treatment is considered the lower intensity level of addiction treatment. It’s ideal for early phase addiction or lower intensity addictions. It may include weekly sessions instead of daily. It may include weekly sessions instead of daily. Peer group support, 12-step programs, and individual counseling may still be involved but at a lesser frequency than an intensive outpatient program. It is a good choice for someone who doesn’t need to go through a medically supervised detox and who has a supportive home environment. It requires motivation and dedication to commit to the program without constant monitoring.
Therapies & Programs
The methods used to care for each individual at this Bristol, CT Facility.
Family therapy is a group problem-solving that aims to improve communication and relationships between the addict, their family, and sometimes friends. The main goal of family therapy for drug addiction is to create an environment where communication can occur without judgment, hostility, or blame. The therapist is with the family as they learn to communicate differently, especially with the addict when s/he is using. The family can learn to reduce their enabling behavior or rally together and support each other during tough times.
An addict’s family can play a vital part in helping them to avoid relapse because they can spot the warning signs and help them get back on track before it becomes too much of a problem. Family therapy is one of the most effective ways to help addicts stay on the path to long-term sobriety. When a drug addict decides that they want to try and get sober, it takes the support of every person they love to succeed. It can be incredibly difficult for loved ones to watch an addict go through the pain and suffering of withdrawal, but by being there with them and supporting them, they can help to make sure that the addiction never returns.
Groups typically involve meetings with other recovering addicts who can relate to one another’s experiences. They might meet in person or online and typically focus on the process of staying sober rather than overcoming a specific addiction.
In these groups managed by Hartford Dispensary - Bristol, addicts can build a sense of community and develop strong emotional connections with others who understand what they are going through. These beneficial relationships can help addicts overcome their cravings and prevent relapse at any point during the recovery process.
Detox, Drug Rehab, Dual-Diagnosis, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Outpatient Treatment (OP), Residential Long Term (>30 Days)
Payment Options Accepted
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Connecticut’s Official Associated Centers
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- West Haven Mental Health Clinic in West Haven, CT
- Connecticut Valley Hospital in Middletown, CT
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- Connecticut Department of Veterans Affairs in Rocky Hill, CT
Learn More About Connecticut’s Official Centers
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Bristol, Connecticut 6010 Phone Number(860) 589-6433 Meta DetailsUpdated February 21, 2023
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1098 Farmington Avenue
Bristol, Connecticut 6010
Alcoholism, Drug Addiction, Dual Diagnosis, Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse
Bristol, Connecticut Addiction Information
Connecticut has a higher rate of substance abuse and addiction than the national average. The state ranks in the top 10 in the country for illicit drug dependence among those ages 18 to 25. In 2010, there were 9,211 people admitted to an alcohol treatment facility for alcohol abuse combined with a secondary drug. Connecticut ranked fifth in the United States of America for the number of fatalities involving drunk driving in 2014.
The drug addiction problem in Bristol, Connecticut, is bad. In 2013, 5.5% of Bristol residents ages 12 and older reported using illicit drugs. In 2015, there were 1,527 drug overdose deaths which is a rate of 18.8 per 100,000 residents. The drug treatment experience in Bristol, Connecticut, can vary depending on the facility. However, most drug rehab programs involve detoxification, counseling, and aftercare services.
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