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Rockland Psychiatric Center

Drug Rehab Center in Mount Vernon, New York

  • Mental Health
  • Dual Diagnosis

Rockland Psychiatric Center provides dual diagnosis treatment for addiction and mental health issues, as well as accepting private health insurance for those in need of more affordable care.

About This Mount Vernon, NY Facility

Rockland Psychiatric Center, located in Mount Vernon, New York, is a dual diagnosis and mental health treatment facility dedicated to helping individuals looking to overcome addiction and achieve sobriety. With a focus on addressing both mental health disorders and substance abuse issues concurrently, Rockland Psychiatric Center offers comprehensive care for those suffering from dual diagnoses. Their outpatient levels of care provide flexible treatment options that allow individuals to receive the support they need while maintaining their daily routines. Accepting private health insurance, Rockland Psychiatric Center aims to ensure that their services are accessible to as many people as possible. Affiliated with the Office of Mental Health in New York, this facility follows strict standards in providing effective and evidence-based treatment.

Rockland Psychiatric Center provides a range of services and treatment methods tailored for addiction and substance abuse recovery. They employ an integrative approach combining therapy with medication management when needed. Individual counseling sessions offer personalized guidance towards understanding the root causes of addiction while developing coping mechanisms for long-term sobriety. Group therapy is also available where individuals can share experiences, gain support from peers, and learn from each other's journeys towards recovery. Additionally, psychiatric evaluation allows professionals at Rockland Psychiatric Center to develop individualized treatment plans best suited for each person's unique needs. Through these various approaches and techniques blended together seamlessly within their program structure at this facility address both mental health concerns along with addiction-related issues effectively without neglecting either aspect of recovery.

  • 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
  • Multiple Centers
  • Conditions and Issues Treated

    A dual diagnosis is when someone deals with both alcohol and mental or emotional disorder. Emotional trauma, bipolar disorder, schizophrenia, depression can be part of dual diagnosis therapy. It must happen simultaneously to get care for these conditions to handle any of them effectively.

    Levels of Care Offered

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

    An outpatient treatment program is set up to help with alcohol or drug addiction, or a co-occurring disorder. The patient must attend the New York facility for their therapy and other programs but are able to return home each night. The frequency of mandatory attendance decreases after much of Rockland Psychiatric Center‘s program is complete.

    Rockland Psychiatric Center‘s Therapies & Programs

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

    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 Rockland Psychiatric Center in Mount Vernon, 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.

    Results have proven the positive impact of family therapy on a recovering patient’s journey to sobriety. Patients at Rockland Psychiatric Center in Mount Vernon, 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 Rockland Psychiatric Center 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 Mount Vernon, NY facility. Other forms of therapy have been proven to assist in healing past traumas.

    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.

    Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT) helps smokers get nicotine into their system without resorting to smoking. It’s a way to help people quit smoking without going cold turkey and experience aggressive withdrawal symptoms. The products (in the form of gums, sprays, patches, inhales, or lozenges) used in NRT provide the body with nicotine, excluding the toxic substances found in tobacco.

    NRT treatment at Rockland Psychiatric Center in Mount Vernon, New York lowers down nicotine cravings, so the patient does not go through physical weakness while dealing with the emotional and mental stress of quitting smoking. Coupling NRT with counseling and other means of support gives long-term smokers a better chance of removing their unhealthy habit.

    Patient Experience

    Experiential Therapy at Rockland Psychiatric Center

    Experential therapy is a unique type of therapy that deals with the subconscious mind. This treatment offered by Rockland Psychiatric Center in Mount Vernon, 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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  • IHS/Tribunal/Urban
  • State-Financed
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    Additional Details

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    Rockland Psychiatric Center Location and Directions
    Address Information100 E 1st St
    Mount Vernon, New York 10550 Phone Number(914) 363-1500 Meta DetailsUpdated November 25, 2023
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    Mount Vernon, 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.

    In 2012, there were 934 reported heroin-related arrests in Mount Vernon, New York. There were also 2,764 reports of cocaine abuse in the city that same year. The most commonly used drugs in Mount Vernon, New York are marijuana, cocaine, and heroin. Drug rehab in Mount Vernon can vary regarding what type of treatment is offered. However, most programs will offer detoxification services, individual and group counseling, and aftercare planning.

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