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Religion / Spirituality
Conditions and Issues Treated
A detailed list of the primary cases commonly treated here.
Gambling Disorder, Opiod Addiction, Substance Abuse
Substance Abuse + Addiction
Using both legal medications and illegal substances in order to maintain an addiction is substance abuse. Illegal substances can become addictive after a single use. If you are obtaining legal medications illegally, you may be suffering from substance abuse.
Fortunately facilities like Mercy Medical Center Mercy Turning Point Treatment Center in Dubuque, IA are here to help.
Opioid + Opiate Addiction
Opioid addiction treatment facilities in Iowa, like Mercy Medical Center Mercy Turning Point Treatment Center cover both illegal and prescription opioids abuse. Most plans include detoxification and subsequent medications to ease the process. Behavioral therapies and counseling are also necessary to resolve the root cause of addiction.
Levels of Care Offered
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.
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)
Intensive outpatient programs (IOP) comprise regular visits to the Iowa facility that provides the therapy. IOP is suitable for patients who have been treated in residential treatment programs. Mercy Medical Center Mercy Turning Point Treatment Center‘s patients gradually get back to their routine life.
Treatment is just the first step to maintaining sobriety. After treatment, aftercare support at Mercy Medical Center Mercy Turning Point Treatment Center helps the individual adjust to a life without substances. This support may involve a sober living home in or near Dubuque, IA, career counseling, or educational assistance. This is when a relapse prevention plan begins to take shape.
Inpatient treatment takes place when a patient checks into a rehab facility. Patients at Mercy Medical Center Mercy Turning Point Treatment Center receive round the clock care that includes detoxing and therapy. Although outpatient treatments are available, inpatient care is recommended as the first step in rehabilitation. The intensive and comprehensive treatment sets patients on a path for drug free living.
An outpatient treatment program is set up to help with alcohol or drug addiction, or a co-occurring disorder. The patient must attend the Iowa facility for their therapy and other programs but are able to return home each night. The frequency of mandatory attendance decreases after much of Mercy Medical Center Mercy Turning Point Treatment Center‘s program is complete.
Therapies & Programs
The methods used to care for each individual.
12-step facilitation, Aftercare/continuing care, Contingency management/motivational incentives, Discharge Planning, Family counseling, Group counseling, Individual counseling, Marital/couples counseling, Motivational interviewing, Rational emotive behavioral therapy, Relapse prevention, Substance use counseling approach, Substance use education
12-Step Program Facilitation
The 12-step program is a part of substance abuse treatment. In this program, peers help each other to achieve the goal of abstinence. It was initially developed by the founders of Alcoholics anonymous. Due to its huge success, the 12-step program is included as a part of other substance abuse treatments.
The 12 steps guide at an individual level. It begins with the individuals accepting that they are addicts, and they understand its consequences. It is followed by focusing on the recovery process and making amends for hurting others. The program provides the benefit of cognitive restructuring, which refers to the process of change in the negative thoughts that leads to long-term benefits.
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Last Updated September 30, 2020
Address Information250 Mercy Drive 2nd Floor
Dubuque, Iowa 52001