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Nassau Mental Health Services

Nassau Mental Health Services

Drug Rehab Center in East Meadow, New York

  • Mental Health
  • Dual Diagnosis

Nassau Mental Health Services is a New York-based organization offering various levels of care and specialized therapies to help individuals with mental illness, addiction, or chronic stress.

About This East Meadow, NY Facility

Nassau Mental Health Services is an East Meadow, NY based organization founded in 1935, with a focus on the treatment of Dual Diagnosis and Mental Health. They offer multiple levels of care, including Dual-Diagnosis, Outpatient and Inpatient treatment options, and specialize in Couples Therapy, Experiential Therapy, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, and Nicotine Replacement Therapy, among other treatments and therapies. The organization also specializes in Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy.

Nassau Mental Health Services accepts private health insurance, and has a team of dedicated and experienced practitioners that strive to help those suffering from mental illness, addictions or chronic stress. Patients at the center benefit from a comprehensive approach that includes individualized treatment plans and a compassionate, collaborative environment for healing. Nassau Mental Health Services offers an array of resources and services to create lasting lifestyle changes and facilitate long-term health and recovery.

  • 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


    When someone in New York struggles with both addiction and mental or emotional illness, this is considered a dual diagnosis. Dual diagnosis treatment can include emotional trauma, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, depression. Getting treatment for these issues must occur at the same time to treat either of them effectively.

    Dual Diagnosis (Co-Occuring Disorders), Mental Health 

    Levels of Care Offered

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

    Inpatient Drug Rehab

    Inpatient rehabilitation aims to treat severe addictions and co-occurring disorders. Depending on individual requirements, the duration of the stay at Nassau Mental Health Services ranges from four weeks to six months. New York inpatient recovery guarantees that the patient resides in an environment free of drugs.

    Outpatient Program

    An Outpatient Rehab Program is a part-time drug rehab program for treating individuals in New York with mild addiction or mild-to-moderate drug withdrawal symptoms. It generally requires about 10 to 12 hours every week. Doctors can administer on-the-spot medication to ease withdrawal symptoms such as anxiety, increased heart rate, and even depression. Groups such as Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) and Narcotics Anonymous (NA) can be used as a part of outpatient treatment to help maintain sobriety.

    Nassau Mental Health Services‘s Therapies & Programs

    Individual Therapy

    Treatment programs include individual therapy for the greatest chances of success. Customized individual therapy is counseling involving you and your Nassau Mental Health Services counselor. Individual therapy leads to greater peace and understanding about your triggers for addiction.

    Couples Therapy

    Spousal relationships bear the brunt of alcohol and drug dependence. It becomes critical to submit the relationship to couples therapy to prevent straining it further. Some facilities like Nassau Mental Health Services in East Meadow, NY offer couples therapy options to manage intimate partnerships amid the recovery process. Other couples-focused treatment plans can provide the patient and their partner tools to get things back to normal.

    Family Counseling + Treatment

    Results have proven the positive impact of family therapy on a recovering patient’s journey to sobriety. Patients at Nassau Mental Health Services in East Meadow, New York who receive generous support from their loved ones have better chances of completing their recovery process and maintaining their sobriety.

    When family members are more proactive and involved in the treatment procedure, it encourages the patient to advance his or her progress. Moreover, it shouldn’t be ignored that genetics play a role when it comes to addiction, so it’s better to approach the problem as a unit. Also, with proper education, family members can help an individual avoid addiction triggers and guide him or her in making lifestyle changes necessary for his or her sobriety.

    Group therapy may occur on an inpatient or outpatient basis and involves groups of clients who have no pre-existing relationships outside the group. Group therapy differs from support groups in two primary ways: group therapy is a kind of psychotherapy and is moderated by a professional therapist at Nassau Mental Health Services in New York.

    It has been said that unhealed trauma is the root of most addictions. Trauma therapy is a way of addressing trauma while in a safe situation in order to heal. Healing past traumas and introducing coping strategies are strong foundations for sustained recovery from addiction. This may involve individual or group counseling or both, in a East Meadow, NY facility. Other forms of therapy have been proven to assist in healing past traumas.

    Rational Emotional Behavior Therapy (REBT) allows the opportunity for quick results for addicts. Nassau Mental Health Services provides patients in East Meadow, New York the resources to use a ‘rational self-counseling’ technique to cope with their emotions. It seeks to help them move forward without having to deal with ongoing treatment throughout their lives.

    Addiction commonly results in varying levels of malnutrition, vitamin and mineral deficiencies. This can be reflected in weight loss, hair loss or hair changes, skin irregularities and damage to multiple internal body functions. While in active addiction meals can be skipped or replaced by drugs or alcohol. Eating correctly to replace lost vitamins and minerals while balancing your diet can build confidence while restoring your health from the inside out.

    Cognitive Behavioral Treatment (CBT), Couples Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Dual-Diagnosis, Experiential Therapy, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT), Nutrition Therapy, Outpatient Treatment (OP), Residential Long Term (>30 Days), Trauma Therapy

    Patient Experience

    Experiential Therapy at Nassau Mental Health Services

    Experential therapy is a unique type of therapy that deals with the subconscious mind. This treatment offered by Nassau Mental Health Services in East Meadow, NY encourages individuals to work out their issues with their inner self. Some of the most common examples of experiential therapy are equine therapy, music therapy, adventure therapy, and role playing.

    Payment Options Accepted

    For specific insurance or payment methods please contact us.
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  • Self-Pay / Cash
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Military Insurance
  • IHS/Tribunal/Urban
  • State-Financed
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    Additional Details

    Specifics, location, and helpful extra information.
    Nassau Mental Health Services Location and Directions
    Address Information2201 Hempstead Tpke
    East Meadow, New York 11554 Phone Number(516) 572-0123 Meta DetailsUpdated November 25, 2023
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    East Meadow, New York Addiction Information

    More than 2 million New Yorkers are currently suffering from some type of substance abuse and many of those are minors. Alcohol abuse, in particular, is prevalent among those underage. As a result of the high prices and regulation of prescription drugs, many New Yorkers turn to heroin instead. This has led to a serious heroin epidemic in the state.

    East Meadow, New York has a serious drug and alcohol abuse problem. 7% of teenagers surveyed said they regularly use prescription drugs without a prescription. Other drugs, such as marijuana, cocaine, prescription pills, and ecstasy are also prevalent. East Meadow has drug and alcohol rehab centers that can help residents get clean, sober, and healthy again.

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