Tri-County Mental Healh Services - Bridgton
Drug Rehab Center in Bridgton, Maine
Basic information about this treatment center.
Tri-County Mental Healh Services - Bridgton is a Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment located in Bridgton, Maine.
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Conditions and Issues Treated
A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.
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.
Substance Abuse + Addiction Treatment
Substance abuse refers to the intensive and inappropriate use of psychoactive substances. Psychoactive substances are those that affect brain function. These include illegal drugs, alcohol, and even the excessive use of prescription drugs. The overuse of psychoactive substances leads to severe physical or psychological dependence. It also affects the social life and relationships of the affected individual. Substance abuse is treatable.
The duration of treatment at Tri-County Mental Healh Services - Bridgton in Bridgton can require weeks or even months depending on the severity of the condition as there is a risk of relapse. Treatment options include medications, counseling sessions, various types of behavioral therapy, and group therapy in different combinations.
Levels of Care Offered
Tri-County Mental Healh Services - Bridgton offers a variety of treatment.
This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are Aftercare Support, Drug Rehab, Dual-Diagnosis, Outpatient, with additional therapies available as listed below.
Treatment is just a first step in sustaining sobriety. After rehabilitation, counseling for aftercare helps the person adapt to a life without drugs. A sober living facility in Bridgton, job therapy, or educational assistance may be included in this service, managed by Tri-County Mental Healh Services - Bridgton. This is when a preventive strategy for relapse starts to take shape.
Mental illness includes conditions such as anxiety, depression, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder. It can also happen that mental illness causes drug addiction and vice versa. Tri-County Mental Healh Services - Bridgton in Maine knows it is vital to diagnose dual diagnosis or co-occurring disorder.
To assist with alcohol or opioid abuse, or a co-occurring condition, Tri-County Mental Healh Services - Bridgton offers an outpatient treatment program. For their rehabilitation and other services, the Maine patient will go to the treatment center, yet return home every night. After most of the program is completed, the level of mandatory participation reduces.
Therapies & Programs
The methods used to care for each individual at Tri-County Mental Healh Services - Bridgton.
Aftercare/continuing care, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Discharge Planning, Group Therapy, Intervention, Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy, Substance Use Counseling, Trauma Therapy
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) examines the relationship between a patient’s thoughts, feelings and behaviors. Tri-County Mental Healh Services - Bridgton aims to establish a healthy response to thoughts and feelings as an alternative to turning to drugs and alcohol. It also promotes healthy communication between addicts and those around them. It is and effective therapy for people suffering with all types of addictions.
In group therapy, the patient undergoes sessions with other patients at Tri-County Mental Healh Services - Bridgton who are dealing with similar problems. The members of the group interact with each other and talk freely about their issues. Group therapy reduces the feeling of loneliness and improves the coping skills of the patients.
Rational Emotional Behavior Therapy (REBT)
Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT) is a type of cognitive therapy. It is based on the principle that irrational thoughts are responsible for the emotional and behavioral changes in addiction. So, the therapy starts with identifying the underlying irrational thoughts. These thoughts are then challenged and opposed logically and then replaced with positive thoughts. It also helps to change unwanted behavior with techniques such as meditation.
By imparting positive thoughts and emotions, Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy (REBT) makes the individual self- reliant with a capacity to handle the emotional and behavioral issues in future by themselves without professional help. This self-dependence benefits the patients and prevent relapses.
Many people turn to drugs and alcohol as a way of processing trauma that has affected them in the past. Trauma can include abuse, neglect, the loss of a loved one and other unpleasant incidents. Trauma therapy at Tri-County Mental Healh Services - Bridgton helps patients process trauma. It gives them the tools to deal with it in a healthier manner.
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