Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System

Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System

Drug Rehab Center in New Orleans, Louisiana

About Facility

Learn from this summarized breakdown.

Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System is a licensed private rehab center located in New Orleans, LA, specializing in professional treatment for Alcoholism, Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Opioid Addiction, and other substance-related issues. Addiction is a disease that can be treated. There are many different types of treatment available here to help addicts get sober, including inpatient and outpatient programs. The first step towards recovery is admitting there’s a problem, so if you or someone you love has an addiction, don’t wait any longer to seek help.

Addiction is a disease that affects millions of people around the world and Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System's goal is to help addicts in Louisiana get sober. Their treatment methods focus on individualized sobriety programs so everyone can find their own path to recovery. They offer a variety of treatment methods each specifically designed per client. This center does not discriminate genders. Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System offers treatment for all genders and is publicly an advocate for the LGBTQ community.

It's important to consider accreditations and certifications when selecting a treatment facility. This facility is CARF Accredited. This facility has Joint Commission Accreditation. This facility accepts Medicaid, Medicare, Military Insurance (TRICARE), Private Health Insurance, Self-Payment as methods to cover the cost of treatment. Please call our independent experts for insurance acceptance verification information.

Genders
  • Male
  • Female
  • Gender Exclusive Center
  • Ages
  • Children
  • Teenagers
  • Adults
  • Seniors (65+)
  • Modality
  • Individuals
  • Couples
  • Family
  • Groups
  • Additional
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Hearing Impaired
  • Veteran Specific
  • Accreditations
    Not Found in SAMHSA
    Not LegitScript Approved
    CARF Certified #294115
    JCAHO Listed #8781
  • LGBTQ+ Allied
  • Conditions and Issues Treated

    A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.

    Alcoholism, Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Opioid Addiction

    Drug Rehabilitation

    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.

    Alcoholism Treatment at Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System

    Alcoholism refers to the continuous and compulsive intake of alcohol by an individual. Alcoholism causes emotional disturbances and even withdrawal symptoms. Treatment for alcoholism at Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System can be in a residential program or an outpatient program depending on the severity. Group therapy organized by support groups like Alcoholics anonymous provides mutual support and advice of peers.

    Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment

    Opioid addiction is one of Louisiana‘s most prominent forms of addiction. Drugs, including heroin, oxycontin, and fentanyl, are the most common. To relieve pain, or ease other ailments, they are professionally prescribed, but they are often abused because they and the feelings they give are addictive.

    Addiction is treated by detoxifying the body, so the medications’ chemicals are no longer impacting the individual. Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System offers therapies to correct behavior and target the root of the problem are supplemented during and throughout treatment.

    Levels of Care Offered

    Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System offers a variety of treatment.

    This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are Aftercare Support, Detox, Drug Rehab, Inpatient, Intensive Outpatient, Intervention, Outpatient, Partial-Hospitalization, Residential, with additional therapies available as listed below.

    Intensive Outpatient (IOP)

    Intensive outpatient programs mostly conduct meetings on weekdays. Group therapy is the main element in most intensive outpatient programs. Most IOPs last for about 90 days and include drug use monitoring and testing. A Louisiana IOP, like what’s offerd at Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System, take much more time than a standard outpatient program. Some programs offer other services as well, such as employment assistance and medication management.

    Aftercare Support

    Aftercare Support at Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System, in short, is the support provided to a patient after they have finished treatment. It allows them to adjust to everyday life. It may entail setting them up and enrolling them in services such as Narcotics Anonymous (NA) and Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) inside a halfway house. Career coaching may also be offered to patients to help them get back into the Louisiana workforce.

    Inpatient Care

    An inpatient is a person who stays in a hospital or rehab center during treatment. For alcohol- and drug-dependent individuals, inpatient rehabs provide individualized around-the-clock services. Inpatient treatment programs address a person’s unique physical, medical, and psychological needs. A team of experts assess the severity of the addiction and design a highly tailored program. typically, the length of stay in an inpatient facility in New Orleans, LA is 30 days. Those with severe addiction may need to stay at the facility for 60 to 90 days.

    Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP)

    The halfway point between inpatient and outpatient care is Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System‘s Partial Hospitalization Program. It is for individuals in Louisiana who struggle with addiction but do not need treatment round the clock. Patients may reside in a recovery facility anywhere from 18 to 30 hours per week, but they can sleep at home. The program length could be anywhere from one to six months.

    Intervention

    An intervention is a meeting organized by the addicted individuals’ family and friends. It lets the individual know that they are loved and cared for by their friends and family. It is designed to make the addicted party accept getting additional professional assistance.

    Interventions are hosted by a mental health and addiction specialist at Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System in Louisiana, who knows how to work with people struggling with addiction. When it comes to having a loved one finally and happily consent to care, an intervention service can make all the difference.

    Outpatient Program

    Outpatient rehabilitation is a treatment that exists if a patient is not checking into Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System 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 Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System in recovering from addiction.

    Residential

    Residential treatment programs are those that offer housing and meals in addition to substance abuse treatment. Rehab facilities that offer residential treatment allow patients to focus solely on recovery, in an environment totally separate from their lives. Some rehab centers specialize in short-term residential treatment (a few days to a week or two), while others solely provide treatment on a long-term basis (several weeks to months). Some offer both, and tailor treatment to the patient’s individual requirements.

    Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual at Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System.

    Couples Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Life Skills, Motivational Interviewing, Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy, Trauma Therapy

    Individual Therapy

    Addiction in New Orleans, Louisiana can occur due to a wide variety of reasons. Understanding your addiction and the best methods for maintaining sobriety involves learning about yourself. Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System treatment programs include individual therapy for the greatest chances of success.

    Customized individual therapy is counseling involving you and your counselor at Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System. This builds a personal and trusting relationship so you can truly be yourself and express any emotions as you feel them. Individual therapy leads to greater peace and understanding about your triggers for addiction and coping strategies to prevent relapse.

    Couples Therapy

    Substance abuse does a number on an individual’s relationship with other people, particularly in marriage. Spousal relationships bear the brunt of alcohol and drug dependence. Therefore, it becomes critical to submit the relationship to couples therapy to prevent straining it further. Most programs only zero in on the individual with substance addiction without factoring in the importance of the other half’s emotional support.

    However, some facilities, like Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System in New Orleans, Louisiana, 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, support each other, and the patient’s sobriety.

    Family Counseling + Therapy

    Addiction is a family disease. Family therapy aims to heal and rebalance unhealthy roles and habits. Healing any family trauma and dysfunctional communications is important, and Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System understands this. Family sessions are meant to bring Louisiana families closer together and live sober, healthy, lives.

    Group Counseling

    Group Therapy is a type of counseling that occurs between a bunch of strangers. These groups are suitable for patients who are not confined in a treatment facility, but group sessions are also common in inpatient rehab programs. Group therapy is led by a trained individual at Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System in New Orleans, LA and consists of members from different stages of recovery.

    The goal of group therapy sessions is to foster hope and a sense of belonging, share information, and learn coping mechanisms. It also helps to have people who can relate to what you’re going through. Good behaviors can also be contagious, and participants can learn from one another.

    Rational Emotional Behavior Therapy (REBT)

    Rational Emotional Behavior Therapy (REBT) is a method of specific counseling that replaces negative and self-limiting thoughts with positive and productive behaviors. Self-defeating thoughts and habits can limit your possible successes. Some examples of this are procrastination, unhealthy eating and angry outbursts. You may not be aware that some unhealthy behaviors and thoughts are sabotaging your potential accomplishments.

    Trauma Therapy

    Unresolved trauma is often a key reason why many patients resorted to substance abuse. Trauma could be physical abuse, sexual abuse, war, natural disasters, divorce, accident, loss of a loved one, etc. If trauma is the primary cause of substance abuse, then both issues must be addressed.

    Patient Experience

    Learn what to expect in regards to setting, amenities, and more.

    Payment Options Accepted

    For specific insurance or payment methods please contact us.
  • Health Insurance
  • Self-Pay / Cash
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Military Insurance
  • IHS/Tribunal/Urban
  • State-Financed
  • Sliding Scale
  • Is your insurance accepted?
    Ask an expert, call (888) 674-0062

    Additional Details

    Specifics, location, and helpful extra information.
    Address Information2400 Canal Street
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70119 Phone Number(800) 935-8387 Meta DetailsUpdated November 27, 2021
    Staff Verified

    Patient Reviews

    Read past patient experience, or leave your own experience.

    There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write one.

    Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System Location and Directions
    Location

    2400 Canal Street
    New Orleans, Louisiana 70119

    Center Type

    Alcoholism, Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Opioid Addiction

    Ownership

    Language
    English

    Alternative Treatment Centers

    Similar to Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System Near New Orleans, Louisiana
    Family House
    112 Holmes Boulevard, Gretna, LA, 70056
    Florida Parishes Human Services Authority - Mandeville
    900 Wilkinson street, Mandeville, LA, 70448
    Power House
    715 West Worthey Road, Gonzales, LA, 70737
    AppleGate Recovery Slidell
    700 Gause Blvd., Suite 103, Slidell, LA, 70458
    500 Rue de Sante, La Place, LA, 70068
    1514 Jefferson Highway, New Orleans, LA, 70121


    The facility name, logo and brand are the property and registered trademarks of Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System, and are being used for identification and informational purposes only. Use of these names, logos and brands shall not imply endorsement. RehabNow.org is not affiliated with or sponsored by Southeast Louisiana Veterans Health Care System.

    Free and Confidential Help-Line