Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry
Drug Rehab Center in Boston, Massachusetts
About This Boston, MA Facility
Learn more about Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry from this summarized breakdown.
Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry’s location in Boston, MA, offers multiple levels of care, a variety individualized treatment options, and accepts most health insurance.
Treatment here is generally (at least partially) covered by most insurances, their information claims. Contact us now to see if your insurance covers treatment at this treatment center. Also, patients may self-pay.
Conditions and Issues Treated
A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.
Drug Rehabilitation at Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry
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.
An underlying cause often brings about addiction. Mental disorders can lie at the center, such as schizophrenia, bipolar disorder or anxiety disorder. As well as the cause of the addiction, a dual diagnosis by Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry helps to treat the addiction. This ensures that after treatment is complete, the patient will not fall back on old practices.
Dual Diagnosis (Co-Occuring Disorders), Mental Health
Levels of Care Offered
Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry offers a variety of treatment.
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 treatment for addiction is generally not as scary as it might sound. It is a way to find recovery while being in a supportive and controlled environment. The duration of treatment at Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry in Boston can be different based on each individual. Many can leave after 28 days; some may stay a few months, and others may stay six months or longer.
When remaining at their job in Boston, or continuing their studies, the individual may live with their family while utilizing Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry‘s outpatient services. Treatment requires counseling the patient at the individual level, in a group setting, about substance addiction, drugs, and therapy sessions.
Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry‘s Therapies & Programs
The methods used to care for each individual.
Individual TherapyDuring individual therapy at Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry in Boston, Massachusetts, the person in recovery meets with a therapist one-on-one to go over the situation and learn from their mistakes. The counselor or therapist will use this time to address causes of an addiction, triggers, any type of mental issue or dual diagnosis, and aftercare plans. They will help fill in any gaps in future plans to give the person the best chances of attaining and maintaining long-term sobriety.
Couples therapy reduces the dysfunctional behavior in a relationship that may cause addiction. It can help one or both members of the couple. It targets addiction and it can make for a healthier relationship.
Family Counseling + Treatment
Patients who receive generous support from their loved ones have better chances of completing their recovery. Genetics play a role when it comes to addiction, so it’s better to approach the problem as a unit. Family members can help an individual avoid addiction triggers and guide him or her in making lifestyle changes.
Group therapy is a type of counseling at Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry in Boston, MA that occurs between a bunch of strangers. The goal of group therapy sessions is to foster hope and a sense of belonging. It also helps to have people who can relate to what you’re going through. Good behaviors can also be contagious.
As a means of managing pain that has plagued them in the past, many individuals turn to drugs and alcohol. Assault, negligence, the loss of a loved one, and other unfortunate events may involve trauma. This treatment, offered and administrated by Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry in Boston, MA provides individuals the resources to cope with past traumas healthily.
Rational Emotional Behavior Therapy (REBT) has short term results for addicts. Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry gives patients the tools to deal with their emotions using a method called ‘rational self-counseling’. It aims to help them move forward with their lives without having to deal with ongoing therapy.
Nutrition Therapy focuses on improving the emotional and physical health by diet, or Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT). A diet low in certain nutrients can contribute to feelings that can trigger addiction or relapse. To cure the body and discourage addictive behavior, diet therapy encourages healthy eating.
Cognitive Behavioral Treatment (CBT), Couples Therapy, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Dual-Diagnosis, Eating Disorder Treatment, Electroconvulsive Therapy, Experiential Therapy, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT), Nutrition Therapy, Outpatient Treatment (OP), Residential Long Term (>30 Days), Trauma Therapy
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Experiential Therapy at Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry
Experiential therapy involves having patients work through mental issues by engaging in real time activities. It moves away from traditional talk therapy having patients role play or use props to explore their issues and emotions. This treatment process, available at Tufts Medical Center - Psychiatry, helps people process trauma and emotion in a healthier fashion eliminating the need to turn to drugs and alcohol.
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Boston, Massachusetts 02111 Phone Number(617) 636-0219 Meta DetailsUpdated February 21, 2023
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800 Washington St
Boston, Massachusetts 02111
Dual Diagnosis, Eating Disorder, Mental Health
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Boston, Massachusetts Addiction Information
Massachusetts has one of the highest rates of drug abuse in the country. More than half a million Massachusetts residents abuse alcohol while more than 1.5 million use illegal drugs each year. This drug and alcohol usage is the cause of over 8% of all deaths in the state. In 2017, Massachusetts ranked in the top 10 of the states with the highest opioid overdose rates.
Boston has one of the highest rates of opioid abuse in the country. 1 in 10 residents struggles with substance abuse. Between 2013 and 2017, the number of opioid-related deaths in the area increased by 64%. There were over 1,100 overdose deaths in 2016. Detox is the first step in most treatment programs in Boston. This is where the person stops using drugs and allows their body to cleanse itself of toxins.
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