Saint Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Treatment Program

Saint Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Treatment Program - Saint Louis, MO

Saint Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Treatment Program is an addiction treatment center located at 1 Jefferson Barracks Drive in the 63125 zip code in Saint Louis, MO. It is operated by the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Saint Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Treatment Program provides relapse prevention from naltrexone, methadone for pain management and administers naltrexone. Some of the treatment approaches used by Saint Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Treatment Program include rational emotive behavioral therapy, CBT and counseling for trauma victims. Saint Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Treatment Program provides long-term rehab, short-term residential treatment and regular outpatient treatment. It also provides treatment for substance abuse and dual diagnosis treatment. Other addiction treatment offered includes gambling disorder treatment.

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Address: 1 Jefferson Barracks Drive, Saint Louis, MO 63125

  1. Types of Care
  2. Service Settings
  3. Hospitals
  4. Opioid Medications used in Treatment
  5. External Opioid Medications Source
  6. Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment
  7. Type Of Treatment
  8. Pharmacotherapies
  9. Treatment Approaches
  10. Facility Ownership
  11. License/Certification/Accreditation
  12. Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted
  13. Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported
  14. Assessment/Pre-treatment
  15. Screening & Testing
  16. Transitional Services
  17. Ancillary Services
  18. Other Addictions Treatment
  19. Counseling Services and Education
  20. Medical Services
  21. Tobacco/Screening Services
  22. Facility Smoking Policy
  23. Age Groups Accepted
  24. Gender Accepted
  25. Exclusive Services
  26. Services for deaf

Here are the full facility listing details on Saint Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Treatment Program in Saint Louis, MO:

Types of Care:

  • substance use treatment
  • dual diagnosis treatment

Service Settings:

  • outpatient treatment
  • residential treatment
  • outpatient day treatment
  • intensive outpatient treatment services
  • regular outpatient treatment
  • short term rehab

Hospitals:

  • General Hospital (including VA hospital)

Opioid Medications used in Treatment:

  • Buprenorphine treatment
  • Naltrexone clinical treatment

External Opioid Medications Source:

  • In-network prescribing entity

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment:

  • Administers medication for alcohol use disorder

Type Of Treatment:

  • buprenorphine maintenance
  • prescribes suboxone
  • naltrexone administration
  • relapse prevention from naltrexone
  • methadone for pain management

Pharmacotherapies:

  • Acamprosate (Campral)
  • Disulfiram (Antabuse)
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Ex. Suboxone)
  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Naltrexone (extended-release, injectable naltrexone - Vivitrol)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders
  • Medications for HIV treatment
  • Medications for Hepatitis C treatment
  • Clonidine

Treatment Approaches:

  • anger management
  • brief intervention services
  • cognitive behavioral therapy
  • motivational incentives
  • dialectical behavior therapy
  • motivational interviewing
  • rational emotive behavioral therapy
  • relapse prevention
  • counseling for substance abuse
  • trauma counseling

Facility Ownership:

  • the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

License/Certification/Accreditation:

  • Certified by Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
  • Certified by The Joint Commission

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted:

  • Accepts Military insurance
  • Accepts private health insurance

Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported:

  • adult women
  • LGBT
  • co-occurring mental health / addiction treatment
  • people with trauma
  • co-occurring substance abuse and pain treatment

Assessment/Pre-treatment:

  • Comprehensive mental health assessment
  • Comprehensive substance use assessment

Screening & Testing:

  • Breathalyzer or blood alcohol testing
  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • HIV testing
  • Screening for Hepatitis B
  • Screening for Hepatitis C
  • Screening for mental disorders
  • Screening for substance use
  • STD testing
  • TB screening
  • Testing for metabolic syndrome

Transitional Services:

  • Aftercare/continuing care
  • Discharge Planning
  • Naloxone and overdose education
  • Outcome follow-up after discharge

Ancillary Services:

  • Housing services
  • Mental health services
  • Self-help groups
  • Mentoring/Peer support

Other Addictions Treatment:

  • treatment for gambling disorder

Counseling Services and Education:

  • individual counseling services
  • counseling for groups
  • counseling for families
  • marital/couples counseling
  • substance use education
  • hepatitis education, counseling and support
  • HIV/AIDS counseling
  • health education services

Medical Services:

  • Hepatitis A vaccination
  • Hepatitis B vaccination

Tobacco/Screening Services:

  • Nicotine replacement therapy
  • Non-nicotine smoking/tobacco cessation medications
  • Screening for tobacco use
  • Smoking/tobacco cessation counseling

Facility Smoking Policy:

  • Smoking permitted in designated area

Age Groups Accepted:

  • adult rehab
  • young adults over 18

Gender Accepted:

  • women
  • men

Exclusive Services:

  • Rehab for veterans only

Services for deaf:

  • Services for the deaf and hard of hearing are available

Phone #: 314-652-4100 x66376

Call (855) 274-2412 for 24/7 help with treatment.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Addiction Treatment in Saint Louis, MO

What types of addiction treatment programs are available in Saint Louis, MO?

In Saint Louis, MO, various addiction treatment programs are offered, including outpatient and inpatient services. Outpatient programs allow individuals to receive treatment while living at home, while inpatient programs provide a more immersive experience with 24/7 care in a residential facility.

How long does an average addiction treatment program last?

The duration of addiction treatment programs varies, but the average length is around 30 to 90 days. However, the specific duration depends on the severity of the addiction, individual progress, and the type of program chosen.

What therapeutic approaches are commonly used in addiction treatment?

Common therapeutic approaches in addiction treatment include cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), motivational interviewing, and group therapy. These methods aim to address the psychological and behavioral aspects of addiction.

Are there specialized programs for specific types of addiction, such as alcohol or opioids?

Yes, in Saint Louis, MO, there are specialized addiction treatment programs tailored to specific substances, such as alcohol or opioids. These programs offer targeted interventions and support to address the unique challenges associated with each type of addiction.

What role do support groups play in addiction recovery?

Support groups, such as Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) or Narcotics Anonymous (NA), play a crucial role in addiction recovery. They provide a sense of community, encouragement, and a platform for individuals to share experiences and strategies for maintaining sobriety.

How can one determine the effectiveness of an addiction treatment program?

The effectiveness of an addiction treatment program, such as the one at Saint Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Treatment Program, can be assessed through various factors, including successful completion rates, relapse prevention strategies, and long-term sobriety outcomes. Additionally, individual progress and satisfaction with the program contribute to its overall effectiveness.

Are family therapy sessions included in addiction treatment programs?

Many addiction treatment programs in Saint Louis, MO include family therapy sessions as part of the comprehensive approach. Family therapy helps address family dynamics, communication patterns, and educates family members on how to support their loved one's recovery.

Is aftercare support provided following the completion of an addiction treatment program?

Yes, reputable addiction treatment programs offer aftercare support to individuals post-treatment. Aftercare may include ongoing therapy, support group participation, and access to resources that help maintain sobriety and prevent relapse.

Can individuals choose between inpatient and outpatient addiction treatment?

Yes, individuals seeking addiction treatment in Saint Louis, MO can choose between inpatient and outpatient programs based on their specific needs and circumstances. The decision often depends on factors such as the severity of the addiction, personal commitments, and the level of support available at home.

What insurance coverage is typically accepted for addiction treatment at Saint Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Treatment Program?

Insurance coverage for addiction treatment varies, but many programs in Saint Louis, MO accept major health insurance plans. It's important that you check with Saint Louis Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Treatment Program and their insurance provider to understand coverage details and potential out-of-pocket expenses.

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