W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC

W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC

Drug Rehab Center in Charlotte, North Carolina

About This North Carolina Facility

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W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC is a Drug Addiction Treatment Facility located in Charlotte, NC, that offers Aftercare Support, Outpatient, Residential care fully covered by private insurance.

We suggest researching drug treatment at certified or accredited facilities. W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC is additionally listed or certified by CARF, JCAHO.

W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC’s Charlotte location accepts most private health insurance. Please call us to verify your insurance coverage and help to find a center that accepts it. Individuals can also self-pay.

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 #286131
    JCAHO Listed #

    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.

    Levels of Care Offered at W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC

    This Facility offers a variety of treatment.

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

    Outpatient Program

    When remaining at their job in Charlotte, or continuing their studies, the individual may live with their family while utilizing W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC‘s outpatient services. Treatment requires counseling the patient at the individual level, in a group setting, about substance addiction, drugs, and therapy sessions.

    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 involves the support given to a Charlotte, North Carolina patient after they complete treatment. It helps them adjust to normal life. It may include setting them up in a halfway house and enrolling them in programs like Narcotics Anonymous (NA) and Alcoholics Anonymous (AA). W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC‘s patients may also be provided with career training to help them get back into the job force.

    Therapies & Programs

    The methods used to care for each individual at W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC.

    Individual Therapy

    Individual professional counseling or individual therapy refers to the one-on-one interaction between a patient and his or her counselor at W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC in Charlotte, North Carolina. Individual therapy allows for more privacy, one that group interactions can’t provide. It makes it easier for the counselor and the patient to deal with the central issues, which are likely the culprits of substance addiction.

    Couples Therapy at W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC

    Couples therapy aims to rebuild the trust between the partners. Partner’s involvement in the process will result in greater chances of treatment success. Couples therapy addresses financial issues, loss of trust, lack of intimacy, and physical abuse.

    Family Counseling + Therapy

    Family therapy is a set of therapeutic approaches that assumes that the entire family is a system. It utilizes the strengths and resources of the family to help the patient refrain from resorting to substance abuse. The impact of substance abuse is not just on the patient but on the entire family. Family therapy ensures that the patient gets adequate support from the family members after the treatment making the recovery process sustainable

    • Family therapy guides all the members of the family to help the patient.
    • It helps to repair relationships and improve communication between family members.
    • It helps to keep the patient engaged and motivated throughout the treatment.

    Group therapy is an important tool in recovery. Finding a peer group in Charlotte, NC and others who relate to your situation is a fundamental tool for recovery at W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC. Addiction tends to lead to isolation and feelings of uniqueness. The accountability and friendship that is found in group therapy can be more effective than any single other treatment approach. This is generally introduced early in recovery and is recommended as a lifetime treatment habit.

    Trauma therapy is a way of addressing trauma while in a safe situation in order to heal. This may involve W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC managing individual or group counseling or both. Other forms of therapy have been proven to assist in healing past traumas.

    Negative feelings are common in substance abuse disorders. If not recognized, they can cause co-occurring disorders. CBT involves strategies that help to change the thinking and behavioral pattern. It can be administered as a monotherapy as well as a part of combination therapy.

    Rehabilitation is not just limited to bringing an individual out of addiction and achieving sobriety. It is considered complete only when an individual starts leading a normal and balanced life. Life skill therapy focuses on the various skills that help an individual to lead a normal life. Patients often do not take care of themselves, struggle professionally, and withdraw from social interaction due to addiction’s physical and emotional disturbances.

    Life skills therapy helps people in North Carolina improve various personal, professional, and social skills such as cooking healthy meals, maintaining proper hygiene, budgeting, decision-making, time management, regulation of emotions, and effectively resolving interpersonal conflicts.

    Nicotine replacement therapy (NRT) is a treatment that helps people to quit smoking. In nicotine replacement therapy, a controlled amount of nicotine is provided in the form of gums, patches, or sprays. They do not contain the harmful chemicals usually found in tobacco products. NRT reduces the withdrawal symptoms by giving nicotine in low doses. However, NRT provides relief only from the physical withdrawal symptoms. The emotional and psychological aspects of quitting needs to be treated separately. While NRT is safe for most adults, teens and pregnant women should not undergo NRT. Research shows that the use of NRT doubles the chances of quitting smoking.

    Couples Therapy, Family Therapy, Group Therapy, Individual Therapy, Life Skills, Motivational Interviewing, Nicotine Replacement Therapy, Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy, Trauma Therapy

    Payment Options Accepted

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

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    W. G. Bill Hefner VA Medical Center - Charlotte CBOC Location and Directions
    Address Information8601 University East Dr
    Charlotte, North Carolina 28213 Phone Number(704) 597-3500 Meta DetailsUpdated June 22, 2022
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    Charlotte, North Carolina Addiction Information

    North Carolina ranks 29th in the nation for overall substance abuse. Many of the drugs abused in the state are illicit, and many of these are opioids. Prescription opioids are readily available due to the high rates of medical workers prescribing them. The number of prescriptions has increased tenfold since the 1980's. Opioid overdoses are the most common type of death in North Carolina.

    4.3% of Charlotte residents aged 12 and older reported using illicit drugs. There are over 60,000 people addicted to drugs in Charlotte, North Carolina. This harms the community and contributes to crime and other social problems. Medication-assisted treatment is often used in conjunction with other forms of treatment, such as therapy, and can be very successful in helping someone overcome addiction.

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