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Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office

Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office

Drug Rehab Center in Valdosta, Georgia

  • Substance Abuse
  • Opioid Addiction
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Drug Addiction
  • Alcoholism

Legacy Behavioral Health Services provides comprehensive mental health, addiction, and developmental disability services through outpatient clinics, group homes, and community-based programs across 10 South Georgia counties.

About This Valdosta, GA Facility

Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office, located in Valdosta, Georgia, focuses on mental health, addictive diseases, and developmental disabilities. They operate outpatient clinics, group homes, and community-based programs across 10 South Georgia counties. The organization offers a comprehensive range of behavioral health services, emphasizing a community-based approach to treatment and intervention.

Legacy Behavioral Health Services aims to provide top-quality behavioral health and developmental disabilities services through prevention, intervention, treatment, and education. In 2019, they received the Valdosta-Lowndes Chamber of Commerce Award, recognizing their contribution to the community.

  • Operates across 10 counties in South Georgia, offering wide-reaching support.
  • Offers a full continuum of outpatient services, including counseling, case management, and medication-assisted treatment.
  • Specialized in treating diverse demographics, including youth, adults, families, and veterans.
  • Provides crisis intervention and residential programs for comprehensive care.

Legacy Behavioral Health Services addresses mental health issues, intellectual and developmental disabilities, and addictive diseases. Their services benefit adults, youth, young adults, families, and veterans, providing specialized and inclusive care.

Genders
  • Male
  • Female
  • Gender Exclusive Center
  • Ages
  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
  • Groups
  • Additional
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Veteran Specific
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Hearing-Impaired
  • Veterans
  • Accreditations

    State License

    SAMHSA

    JCAHO

    CARF

    The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) is a non-profit organization that specifically accredits rehab organizations. Founded in 1966, CARF's, mission is to help service providers like rehab facilities maintain high standards of care.

    Conditions and Issues Treated

    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 Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office in Valdosta, GA are here to help.

    Opioid addiction treatment facilities in Georgia, like Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office 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.

    When someone in Georgia 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.

    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, Outpatient, Partial-Hospitalization, with additional therapies available as listed below.

    An intensive outpatient treatment program is set up for those struggling with an addiction to begin the recovery process. Patients come to Valdosta, GA to Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office for therapy, support, programs, and medical supervision. Intensive outpatient treatment is often very tightly scheduled and heavily structured.

    An Outpatient Rehab Program is a part-time drug rehab program for treating individuals in Georgia 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.

    Partial Hospitalization Programs (PHP) are meant for individuals experiencing trouble functioning at school or with work and other occupations, medical instability, inadequate support at home, simultaneous mental health issues, and substance use disorders in Georgia. They are also meant for those experiencing the risk of self-harm or the urge to harm others. It is a short-term treatment program offered at Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office, aiming to improve individuals enough to be reassigned to a lower level of care. The program operates within a psychiatric hospital for several hours daily, usually three to five days per week.

    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 Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office in Georgia 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.

    Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office‘s Therapies & Programs

    Results have proven the positive impact of family therapy on a recovering patient’s journey to sobriety. Patients at Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office in Valdosta, Georgia 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 Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office in Georgia.

    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 Valdosta, GA facility. Other forms of therapy have been proven to assist in healing past traumas.

    Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) helps those who attend Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office understand how their feelings, beliefs, and thoughts affect their behaviors. DBT is particularly useful for people with self-harming behaviors, as well as those with substance abuse disorders. DBT teaches people how to tolerate distress, regulate their emotions, and how to become mindful.

    Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is a type of psychotherapy that focuses on the underlying thoughts and behaviors that caused the problem of addiction in the first place and may cause a relapse. Negative feelings are common in substance abuse disorders, and if not recognized, they can cause co-occurring disorders.

    CBT involves strategies that help to change the thinking and behavioral pattern by cognitive restructuring. In simple terms, it helps to remove negative thoughts and provides long-term benefits. Also, CBT promotes self-awareness, self-control, and healthy ways to respond to negative thoughts. It can be administered as a mono-therapy as well as a part of combination therapy.

    Rational Emotional Behavior Therapy (REBT) allows the opportunity for quick results for addicts. Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office provides patients in Valdosta, Georgia 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.

    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.

    Payment Options Accepted

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

    Specifics, location, and helpful extra information.
    Legacy Behavioral Health Services - Administration Office Location and Directions
    Address Information3120 N Oak St Ext
    Valdosta, Georgia 31602 Phone Number(229) 671-6130 Meta DetailsUpdated June 16, 2024
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    Valdosta, Georgia Addiction Information

    Prescription opioid use has caused a large increase in the total amount of overdoses in Georgia. Almost 12% of the Georgia population uses illicit drugs each year, and slightly over 3.5% also abuses alcohol at the same time. This does not include those who binge-drink at least once a month, which includes 20% of all Georgians.

    In the heart of Georgia lies Lowndes County, a vibrant community grappling with the challenges of substance abuse. Opioid-related overdose deaths in Georgia have skyrocketed since 2010, with fentanyl-involved fatalities surging by a staggering 106.2% from May 2020 to April 2021. Lowndes County has seen a higher rate of drug seizures compared to other counties in the state, reflecting the urgency of the situation.

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