Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House

Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House

Drug Rehab Center in Sheridan, Wyoming

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Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House has been providing quality addiction treatment since 1896 in Wyoming. Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House provides professional substance abuse and mental health services to people in need. Treatment here is covered by most insurances, more payment details below. Self-pay is available.

Many opioid and alcohol users in Sheridan, WY see things as bleak. Fortunately, there are many rehab services available, such as Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House, to help you get on the path to recovery.

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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 SAMHSA Listed
    Not Approved
    CARF Certified
    Not Found
  • Smoking Allowed
  • Veterans
  • Multiple Centers
  • Conditions and Issues Treated

    A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.

    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.

    Substance Abuse + Addiction Treatment

    Rehab centers in Wyoming exist to help individuals bounce back from substance abuse. Drug addiction refers to the use of illegal drugs and improper use of prescription drugs. Substance abuse includes all problems that stem out from using psychoactive substances. Centers like Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House are here to help.

    Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment

    Opioid addiction is one of the most common forms of addiction Wyoming. Opioids include drugs like heroin, oxycontin and fentanyl. They are prescribed to treat pain, but they are often abused and they are addictive. The addiction is treated by detoxing the body, so it no longer needs the chemicals in the drugs. This is followed up by therapies to correct behavior and target the root of the problem.

    Dual-Diagnosis

    Some of the most common co-occurring disorders are schizophrenia, depression, and bipolar disorder. Most rehab facilities in Sheridan, WY like Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House provide patients with a dual diagnosis. Dual diagnosis gives rehab the means to treat addiction while restoring mental and emotional health.

    Addiction, Alcohol Abuse, Drug Addiction, Dual Diagnosis (Co-Occuring Disorders), Gambling Addiction, Life Skills / Life Coaching, Men's Program Only, Military, Opioid Addiction, Parenting, Peer Support, Substance Abuse, Trauma and PTSD (Post Traumatic Stress Disorder) 

    Levels of Care Offered at Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House

    This Facility 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, Dual-Diagnosis, Inpatient, Residential, Sober-Living / Half-Way, with additional therapies available as listed below.

    Drug Detox

    Detox is the first step of rehab. It involves giving a person time to get the toxins out of their body. During detox, the patient gets ill and they will often start using again to get rid of these unpleasant feelings. That’s why it’s so important to have a Sheridan medical professional at Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House present. A Wyoming medical professional will make sure patients don’t start using during detox. They will also provide medication to ease their symptoms and coach them through on a mental level.

    Inpatient Rehab in Sheridan, WY

    Inpatient rehabilitation aims to treat severe addictions and co-occurring disorders. Depending on individual requirements, the duration of the stay at Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House ranges from four weeks to six months. Wyoming inpatient recovery guarantees that the patient resides in an environment free of drugs.

    A sober living home aims to reinforce sobriety and learnings from inpatient and outpatient programs. It’s a supervised environment in Sheridan, WY managed by Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House, which is guaranteed safe and free from addictive substances. There are strict rules regarding curfew and responsibilities, such as shared chores.

    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.

    Aftercare Support at Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House, 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 workforce.

    Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual at Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House.

    Individual Therapy

    Individual therapy refers to one-on-one psychotherapy between a patient and their Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House therapist. Individual therapy seeks to help identify the issues that drive and contribute to a client’s addiction or alcoholism. Another goal of individual counseling is to assist the client to learn how to manage their lives without alcohol or drugs.

    After experiencing trauma, it’s crucial to look for a facility that can provide trauma therapy. This approach zeroes in on the traumatic incidents that a patient has encountered in the past, recent or not. It’s been widely known that trauma can make an individual resort to alcohol or other substances to mask their troubles and pain. Trauma can originate from domestic violence, sexual abuse, an early encounter with death, sexual assault, and many more. The goal of trauma therapy at Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House in Sheridan, WY is to help the patient see beyond the trauma and move forward. Mental health professionals will facilitate the patient’s journey and see to it that he or she is no longer a victim of his or her traumatic experiences and has wholly regained his or her personal power.

    Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy sees a person suffering from substance addiction to have illogical reasoning, counterproductive actions, and does not see things clearly. REBT at Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House in Sheridan, WY deals with cognition, images, and behavior extensively to rectify the client’s bad habits. The process calls for practice, reiteration, and bolstering the new way of thinking being introduced to the patient.

    A 12-Step Program is a common method that is used to treat addiction. This format is used for both drug and alcohol treatment. It is extremely popular and successful for large numbers of people. It is a relatively simple set of steps that are done continuously in order to move through life with awareness, accountability and honesty. 12-Step programs are available in most every city in the Unites States. They are available in person, electronically and virtually through phone or web-based meetings.

    Nutrition Therapy, or Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT), focuses on improving a patient’s mental and physical health through diet. A diet that is low in certain nutrients can lead to emotions that can trigger addiction or relapse. Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House‘s Nutritional therapy promotes healthy eating to heal the body and prevent addictive behavior.

    When it comes to maintaining sobriety, people who quit recovery without developing life skills are disadvantaged. While teaching life skills at Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House is difficult, support with aftercare helps patients learn these skills over time. Life skills include getting a career, living in a good environment, self-care, and finance management, all in Sheridan, WY.

    12-Step Facilitation, Acceptance and Commitment (ACT), Anger Management, Cognitive Behavioral Treatment (CBT), Detox, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), Discharge Planning, Drug Rehab, Dual-Diagnosis, Employment Counseling / Training, Experiential Therapy, Health education services other than HIV/AIDS or hepatitis, Individual Therapy, Individualized Treatment, Inpatient Treatment, Intervention, Life Skills, Motivational Interviewing, Nutrition Therapy, Recreational Therapy, Residential Long Term (>30 Days), Residential Short Term (<30 Days), Sober-Living / Half-Way, Solution Focused Brief (SFBT), Substance Use Counseling, Trauma Therapy, Vocational Training

    Patient Experience

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    Experiential Therapy at Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House

    Experiential therapy is a non-traditional treatment that uses physical activities to help work through troubling emotions. Role-playing, use of props, and re-enactments are just a few common techniques in experiential therapy at Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House. Its goal is to help people work with troubling emotions, memories, and trauma that are the source of their psychological issues

    Payment Options Accepted

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

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    Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House Location and Directions
    Address Information3322 Strahan Pkwy
    Sheridan, Wyoming 82801 Phone Number307-673-2510 Meta DetailsUpdated November 23, 2022
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    Volunteers of America Northern Rockies - The Life House Location and Directions
    Location

    3322 Strahan Pkwy
    Sheridan, Wyoming 82801

    Facility Type

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

    Ownership
    Non-Profit

    Volunteers of America Northern Rockies

    Language
    English
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    Sheridan, Wyoming Addiction Information

    Wyoming has some of the highest rates of alcohol abuse and/or dependency in the nation. Drug and alcohol rehabilitation and treatment are so low that the state ranks 48th in the for admittance to drug and alcohol rehab. Marijuana use remains illegal in Wyoming, both for medical and recreational use, but is the second-largest drug threat in the state.

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