High Country Behavioral Health

821 Sage Ave Kemmerer, Wyoming 83101

Summary

Basic information about this center.
Genders
  • Male
  • Female
  • Gender Exclusive Center
  • Ages
  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Modality
  • Indiviuals
  • Couples
  • Family
  • Groups
  • Additional
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Veteran Specific
  • Languages

    English

    Religion / Spirituality

    High Country Behavioral Health is an accredited Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment located in Kemmerer, Wyoming.

    License + Accreditation

    Conditions and Issues Treated

    A detailed list of the primary cases commonly treated here.

    Alcoholism, Dual Diagnosis, Gambling Disorder, Internet Use Disorder, Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Opiod Addiction, Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse

    Substance Abuse + Addiction

    Substance abuse typically leads to addiction, which requires specialized treatment programs at High Country Behavioral Health to address. Many people benefit from inpatient drug rehabilitation, which includes inpatient acute care and residential rehabilitation. Other levels of care include intensive outpatient therapy, individual counseling, and support groups. Family therapy is also an essential part of treatment for substance abuse.

    Alcoholism Treatment at High Country 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 High Country Behavioral Health is complete abstinence from alcohol.

    Opioid + Opiate Addiction

    Opioid addiction treatment helps people addicted to opioids in Wyoming curb their drug use. The selection of a treatment setting depends on the severity of the addiction. Mild cases are usually treated in outpatient facilities; severe cases need hospitalization or treatment in a residential facility. Doctors use medicines along with counseling and behavioral therapies to treat the addiction. The treatment includes medication, counseling and therapy. It can also include group counseling, individual counseling and family counseling.

    Levels of Care Offered

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

    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.

    Intensive Outpatient (IOP)

    High Country Behavioral Health 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.

    Aftercare Support

    After treatment, addiction treatment can be frightening for newly sober people. Aftercare support provided by High Country Behavioral Health is designed to give resources and help on a continued basis. It can involve finding housing in and around Wyoming, setting up 12-step meeting groups, continued medical monitoring, and counseling.

    Inpatient Care

    Inpatient rehab means living at the Kemmerer, WY facility while all aspects of an addiction or co-occurring disorder get addressed. This helps limit the distractions and increase the focus on recovery. Typical inpatient rehab stays are approximately one month long.

    Dual-Diagnosis

    People with dual diagnosis have coexisting addiction and a mental disorder. 9.2 million US adults had a co-occurring disorder in 2018, so not just limited to Wyoming residents. Best treatment combines medication, psychotherapy (talk therapy), support group, and inpatient rehabilitation. Sometimes, complementary therapies – yoga, massage, and acupuncture – may also be used.

    Intervention

    Not everyone dealing with addiction is prepared to engage in a recovery program. High Country Behavioral Health‘s Intervention Programs can be beneficial for these individuals. The individual’s friends and family will call and set up an intervention in or near Kemmerer, WY, and at which a specialist will come and lead the discussion.

    Outpatient

    Outpatient treatment plans cover diagnosis, detoxification, management, and counseling. They are a popular option for those who have graduated from inpatient facilities. Services in Wyoming include medication-assisted treatment (MAT) and individual and group therapy.

    Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual.

    Aftercare/continuing care, Anger management, Animal Therapy, Brief intervention, Cognitive behavioral therapy, Couples Therapy, Creative Arts Therapy, Dialectical behavior therapy, Discharge Planning, Employment counseling or training, Experiential Therapy, Family counseling, Family Therapy Group Therapy Individual Therapy, Group counseling, HIV or AIDS education, counseling, or support, Individual counseling, Life Skills, Marital/couples counseling, Motivational interviewing, Naloxone and overdose education, Outcome follow-up after discharge, Relapse prevention, Substance use counseling approach, Substance use education, Trauma Therapy, Trauma-related counseling

    Experiential Therapy

    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.

    Patient Experience

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

    Payment Options Accepted

  • Health Insurance
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Self-Pay / Cash
  • Military Insurance
  • IHS/Tribunal
  • State-Financed
  • Sliding Scale
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    Additional Details

    Last Updated September 30, 2020

    Address Information
    821 Sage Ave
    Kemmerer, Wyoming 83101
    Phone Number
    307-877-4466
    Location

    Kemmerer, WY

    Ownership
    Non-Profit
    Treatment Type

    Alcoholism, Dual Diagnosis, Gambling Disorder, Internet Use Disorder, Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Opiod Addiction, Opioid Addiction, Substance Abuse

    Language
    English
    Directions

    821 Sage Ave
    Kemmerer, Wyoming 83101

    September 30, 2020

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