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Mainstream Counseling in Huntingdon, PA

Mainstream Counseling in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, offers state-licensed outpatient drug and alcohol treatment, utilizing evidence-based practices and providing comprehensive support services to address addiction, mental health issues, and promote long-term recovery for individuals and families.

About Mainstream Counseling

Mainstream Counseling, located in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, specializes in outpatient drug and alcohol treatment. The facility focuses on treating alcoholism, drug addiction, mental health issues, and opioid addiction. Serving around 50 families, it offers comprehensive therapeutic interventions and support services.

Recognized for its compliance with Pennsylvania state regulations, Mainstream Counseling holds a state license and is listed with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), ensuring high standards of care and professionalism.

  • Offers both group and individual therapy sessions to address various addiction and recovery needs.
  • Utilizes evidence-based practices like Motivational Interviewing, Rational Behavior Therapy, and Trauma Therapy for effective treatment.
  • Provides prevention programs to tackle substance abuse issues before they become severe.
  • Specialized life skills training programs assist clients in achieving long-term sobriety and successful reintegration into society.

This facility treats alcoholism, drug addiction, mental health issues, and opioid addiction. Services cater to residents of Huntingdon County, particularly benefiting individuals and families seeking comprehensive addiction and mental health support.

  • 2+ Accreditations
  • SAMHSA Listed
  • 3 Conditions Treated
  • Insurance Accepted
  • 4 Levels of Care
  • Speaks English
  • 13 Therapies & Programs


State License


Conditions and Issues Treated

Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment at Mainstream Counseling

Opioid Addiction Treatment supports people recovering from addiction to prescription drugs as well as illegal opioids. This is a hospital-based or residential treatment. Depending upon one’s age, detox without the appropriate medication may be unpleasant or even dangerous–some get body aches, fever, chills, while others may even have seizures.

Opioid treatment involves medically assisted detox, physical and mental support. Most rehabilitations use an array of treatments to ensure overall wellbeing, such as Medication-assisted therapy (MAT) in which one gets behavioral therapy, medicines, and counseling. A client-centered approach can reduce one’s chances of relapse. Therapists at work with the client to figure out environmental and behavioral triggers, giving them the power to change the patterns.

Levels of Care

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.

Daily trips to the hospital that provides the treatment include intensive outpatient services (IOP). IOP in Pennsylvania is appropriate for patients in residential recovery facilities that have been diagnosed with addiction. Patients return to their everyday lives gradually, increasing the likeliness of success in treatment.

Outpatient rehabilitation is a treatment that exists if a patient is not checking into Mainstream Counseling long term. In addition to helping them recover, the patient attends regular therapy sessions and detox and participates in other therapies. However, this is all primarily done from home. As a follow-up to inpatient treatment, outpatient treatment is usually recommended.

After rehabilitation, it helps people return to their everyday lives. It may also be an alternative to inpatient care in some situations. If they cannot leave their jobs, children, or don’t have the money for inpatient care, people can choose this method. Inpatient therapy, however, is the best method and most suggested level of treatment offered by Mainstream Counseling in recovering from addiction.

Treatment for substance abuse does not cease after an individual successfully completes a detox or rehabilitation program. A vital follow-up treatment service is aftercare support provided to individuals at Mainstream Counseling in Pennsylvania after they attain initial sobriety.

Aftercare support often takes the following forms: 12-Step Programs, Outpatient Treatment Programs, and Support Groups. The most effective aftercare programs are tailored to meet an individual’s specific needs and circumstances.

Therapies & Programs

Individual therapy involves one on one sessions between the patient and the therapist at Mainstream Counseling. Individual therapy provides patients with a safe environment where they can openly discuss their problems with the therapist. The patients find the therapist as a person who they can trust. It helps them to open up and discuss personal and sensitive issues, which they may not be comfortable discussing in a group setting.

Individual therapy aims to identify the core issues that would have led the patient to substance abuse and address the root cause effectively. The therapist can develop patient-specific customized solutions through individual therapy, which aids speedier recovery.

Addiction and alcoholism always harm an addict’s relationships with others and none more than relationships with a spouse or partner. Couples therapy is an essential part of restoring trust and good communication to intimate relationships harmed by addiction. Couples therapy by Mainstream Counseling helps repair the damage done to these important relationships.

Recovery can be more effective if the entire family’s involved. Family therapy hosted by Mainstream Counseling brings in the addict’s family to explore genetic factors. It gives loved ones the tools for dealing with addiction and its underlying mental issues. It is a recommended step in helping addicts adapt to sober living.

Group therapy is an important tool in recovery. Addiction tends to lead to isolation and feelings of uniqueness. Accountability and friendship that is found in group therapy can be more effective than any single other treatment approach. With Mainstream Counseling in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, there’s no reason to go through recovery alone.

Trauma is one of the most common causes of psychological disorders. It’s often found in people with addiction diagnoses. Trauma therapy addresses this by examining the emotions and thoughts people have formed due to past traumas. Traumas are complex but trauma therapy can reduce their ability to contribute to addictive behaviors.

Cognitive behavioral therapy, or CBT, focuses on the connection between how someone feels, acts, and thinks. It shows someone how to accept responsibility for their behaviors and actions, while also strengthening a person’s awareness of the circumstances they put themselves into. It can give people attending Mainstream Counseling in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania the strength to realize they were self-destructing, allowing them to finally reach out and get the help they need.

Self-defeating thoughts and habits can limit your possible successes. Some examples of this are procrastination, unhealthy eating and angry outbursts. REBT is a method of specific counseling offered by Mainstream Counseling that replaces negative and self-limiting thoughts.

Rehabilitation is not just limited to bringing an individual out of addiction and achieving sobriety. It is considered complete only when an individual starts leading a normal and balanced life. Life skill therapy focuses on the various skills that helps an individual to lead a normal life. Patients often do not take care of themselves, struggle professionally and withdraw from social interaction due to the physical and emotional disturbances caused by addiction.

Life skills therapy helps them to improve various personal, professional and social skills such as cooking healthy meals, maintaining proper hygiene, budgeting, decision making, time management, regulation of emotions and resolving the interpersonal conflicts effectively.

Payment Options

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  • Health Insurance
  • Self-Pay / Cash
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Military Insurance
  • IHS/Tribunal/Urban
  • State-Financed
  • Sliding Scale
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    Location & Contact

    Mainstream Counseling Location and Directions
    900 Washington St
    Huntingdon, PA 16652

    Phone Number
    (814) 643-1114

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    Mainstream Counseling Location and Directions

    900 Washington St
    Huntingdon, PA 16652
    (814) 643-1114


    Gender Female, Male

    Age Adults (20+), Children (0-12), Teenagers

    Modality Couples, Family, Group, Individuals

    Listed May 30, 2021

    Updated July 8, 2024

    Huntingdon, Pennsylvania Addiction and Treatment

    Pennsylvania ranks 14th in the nation for drug-related deaths. More than 10% of all deaths in Pennsylvania have been related to drugs and alcohol. 30% of Pennsylvania youth reportedly drink alcohol monthly, with more than 20,000 teenagers having an alcohol problem. The rate of opioid misuse in Pennsylvania is double the national average.

    9.1% of the population in Huntingdon, PA, abuse drugs. There were 1,381 deaths due to drug overdoses in the city in 2012. Alcohol was the primary substance of abuse for 16% of all admissions. Drug addiction and abuse can tear families apart and lead to domestic violence. Some common treatments offered in Huntingdon, PA, include behavioral therapy, medication-assisted treatment, and 12-step programs.

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