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Healthcare Alternative Systems

Drug Rehab Center in Chicago, Illinois

  • Substance Abuse
  • Opioid Addiction
  • Alcoholism

Healthcare Alternative Systems is a mental health clinic in Chicago that specializes in substance abuse treatment and offers evidence-supported treatment options tailored to each patient's individual needs.

About Healthcare Alternative Systems in Illinois

Healthcare Alternative Systems is an Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Opioid Addiction Treatment Facility located in Chicago, Illinois. This facility serves individuals seeking help and support in recovering from alcoholism, substance abuse, and opioid addiction. They offer various levels of care to cater to different needs and circumstances. Whether someone is struggling with mild substance abuse or requires intensive treatment for severe addiction, Healthcare Alternative Systems aims to provide comprehensive and personalized care to support individuals on their journey towards sobriety.

Healthcare Alternative Systems offers a range of services and treatment methods for individuals struggling with addiction and substance abuse. They employ evidence-based approaches to treatment, focusing on improving physical, mental, and emotional well-being. Along with individual counseling and therapy sessions, they also provide group therapy and support networks to foster a sense of community and shared understanding. Additionally, they offer educational programs to provide clients with the necessary tools and knowledge for sustainable recovery. Healthcare Alternative Systems emphasizes holistic care, recognizing that recovery involves addressing various aspects of an individual's life, including family, spirituality, and overall wellness. Through their compassionate and comprehensive approach, they strive to empower individuals to overcome addiction and lead fulfilling lives in sobriety.

  • Male
  • Female
  • Gender Exclusive Center
  • Ages
  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
  • Groups
  • Additional
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Veteran Specific
  • Conditions and Issues Treated

    Substance abuse creates problems that affect people in Chicago, IL on many levels. First, substance abuse affects the individual who is abusing drugs or alcohol. This can result in health problems, including heart damage and overdose. Substance abuse also affects the user’s family, friends, co-workers, classmates, or peers. These people feel frustrated because they do not know how to help their loved ones struggling with addiction. At the same time, the addict cannot control his behavior. Lastly, friends and family members of addicts are affected financially by substance abuse.

    The good news is that effective treatments can help prevent substance abuse or treat its effects on the user. These treatments, which include behavioral therapy and counseling sessions, target the underlying causes of substance abuse, helping users achieve sobriety so they can regain control over their lives. They also teach users to cope with stress in ways other than using drugs or alcohol.

    Opioid addiction has become a significant health problem in the United States. When a person’s life becomes unmanageable because of an opioid addiction, treatment can help them get sober. Treatment includes medical care and counseling.

    “With so many people struggling with opioid addiction, we need more care and attention for those who want to quit. Opioid addicts often take opioids when they experience a painful injury – that’s how the cycle starts! When someone begins taking their medication differently than prescribed or takes an excessive amount of drugs, it means they’re hooked on drugs and in danger of overdosing.

    The most successful way to beat this is through detoxing from these types treatments at Healthcare Alternative Systems in . Most facilities start by using medical support during the process while providing counseling services; rehabilitation comes later on after treatment has been completed successfully.

    Levels of Care Offered

    This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are , with additional therapies available as listed below.

    Therapies & Programs

    Group therapy sessions are another common addiction recovery service. These group sessions typically involve six to 12 addicts who meet regularly with a trained professional for support and guidance.

    During these sessions, the group shares their experiences with one another and provides feedback that can help each member avoid relapse or overcome specific obstacles they are facing in their recovery process. With this type of support and guidance, addicts can feel like they are part of a community that understands their struggles and will help them get through the hard times.

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    Healthcare Alternative Systems Location and Directions
    Address Information1940 North California Avenue
    Chicago, Illinois 60647 Phone Number(773) 292-4242 Meta DetailsUpdated November 25, 2023
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    Chicago, Illinois Addiction Information

    In 2016, more than 2,350 Illinoisans died from drug overdoses. More than 5,500 deaths annually occur in Illinois due to the abuse of alcohol and other drugs. 7.17% of Illinois residents reported using illicit drugs in the past month (2018). Substance abuse costs the state approximately $3.5 billion every year.

    Chicago's an exhilarating city with world-class museums, a vibrant arts and culture scene, and mouthwatering cuisine to savor. Opioid overdoses and fentanyl-related deaths, however, have skyrocketed – Cook County saw a 97% rise in fentanyl-induced fatalities from 2018 to 2019, and had the state's second-highest drug mortality rate in 2021.

    Treatment in Nearby Cities
    Centers near Healthcare Alternative Systems
    2755 West Armitage Avenue, Chicago IL, 60647
    Healthcare Alternative Systems - North Humboldt
    1949 N Humboldt Blvd, Chicago, IL 60647
    Gateway Foundation - Kedzie Recovery Home
    1706 N Kedzie Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
    Gateway Foundation - Chicago Kedzie
    1706 North Kedzie Avenue, Chicago, IL 60647
    Healthcare Alternative Systems - North Milwaukee Avenue
    1866 N Milwaukee Ave, Chicago, IL 60647
    Habilitative Systems - Clara Hope House
    1049 N Drake Ave, Chicago, IL 60651
    3809 West Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL 60651
    3809 West Grand Avenue, Chicago IL, 60651
    2942 West Lake Street, Chicago IL, 60612

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