Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Services

Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Services - Louisville, KY

Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Services is an addiction treatment center located at 800 Zorn Avenue, Building 24 in the 40206 zip code in Louisville, KY. It is operated by the U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Services provides administers naltrexone, buprenorphine detox and prescribes suboxone. Some of the treatment approaches used by Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Services include motivational interviewing, anger management and 12-step rehab. Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Services also specializes in detox services and offers Alcohol Detoxification, Opioid Detox and Methamphetamines Detoxification. Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Services provides outpatient methadone/buprenorphine or naltrexone treatment, outpatient rehabilitation and short term rehab. It also provides dual diagnosis treatment, detoxification and substance abuse treatment.

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Address: 800 Zorn Avenue, Building 24, Louisville, KY 40206

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

Here are the full facility listing details on Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Services in Louisville, KY:

Types of Care:

  • detox services
  • treatment for substance use
  • treatment for dual diagnosis

Service Settings:

  • outpatient services
  • long-term rehab
  • outpatient detox services
  • intensive outpatient treatment
  • outpatient methadone/buprenorphine or naltrexone treatment
  • regular outpatient treatment
  • residential addiction treatment
  • 30 day rehab

Hospitals:

  • General Hospital (including VA hospital)

Opioid Medications used in Treatment:

  • Buprenorphine treatment
  • Naltrexone treatment

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment:

  • Prescribes medication for alcohol use disorder

Type Of Treatment:

  • buprenorphine detox
  • buprenorphine maintenance
  • prescribes suboxone
  • naltrexone administration
  • relapse prevention from naltrexone

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
  • cognitive behavioral therapy
  • motivational incentives
  • dialectical behavior therapy
  • motivational interviewing
  • matrix model
  • relapse prevention treatment
  • counseling for substance abuse
  • counseling for trauma victims
  • 12 step rehabilitation

Facility Ownership:

  • the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

License/Certification/Accreditation:

  • Certified by Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
  • Hospital licensing authority
  • Certified by The Joint Commission

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted:

  • Accepts Federal, or any government funding for substance use programs
  • Accepts Military insurance
  • Accepts private health insurance
  • Accepts cash or self-payment

Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported:

  • veterans

Assessment/Pre-treatment:

  • Comprehensive mental health assessment
  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Interim services for clients
  • Outreach to persons in the community

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:

  • Case management
  • Domestic violence services
  • Early intervention for HIV
  • Housing services
  • Mental health services
  • Self-help groups
  • Social skills development
  • Transportation assistance
  • Mentoring/Peer support

Detoxification:

  • Alcohol Detox
  • Benzodiazepines Detoxification
  • Cocaine Detox
  • Methamphetamines Detox
  • Opioid Detox

Counseling Services and Education:

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

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:

  • Veteran rehab only

Phone #: 502-287-5960

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

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Frequently Asked Questions About Addiction Treatment in Louisville, KY

What types of addiction treatment programs are available in Louisville, KY?

In Louisville, KY, 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.

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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 Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Services, 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?

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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 Louisville, KY 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 Veterans Affairs Medical Center Substance Abuse Services?

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

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