A Nu Direction

A Nu Direction - Wetumpka, AL

A Nu Direction is a detox and addiction treatment facility located at 500 Hospital Drive in the 36092 zip code of Wetumpka, AL. As a detox center, it offers opioid detox, alcohol detox and benzodiazepines detox. The treatment program at A Nu Direction includes hospital inpatient detoxification, hospital inpatient treatment and hospital inpatient treatment. It accepts men and women into their treatment and detox program.

Are you or your loved one looking for detox or treatment?
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Address: 500 Hospital Drive, Wetumpka, AL 36092

  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. FacilityOwnership
  11. License/Certification/Accreditation
  12. Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted
  13. Payment Assistance Available
  14. Assessment/Pre-treatment
  15. Screening & Testing
  16. Transitional Services
  17. Ancillary Services
  18. Detoxification
  19. Counseling Services and Education
  20. Tobacco/Screening Services
  21. Facility Smoking Policy
  22. Age Groups Accepted
  23. Gender Accepted

This is a detailed listing page for A Nu Direction in Wetumpka, AL:

Types of Care at A Nu Direction

  • Detoxification
  • Substance use treatment

Service Settings at A Nu Direction

  • hospital inpatient treatment
  • hospital inpatient detoxification
  • hospital inpatient treatment

Hospitals at A Nu Direction

  • General Hospital (including VA hospital)

Opioid Medications used in Treatment at A Nu Direction

  • Buprenorphine used during treatment
  • Naltrexone used during treatment

External Opioid Medications Source at A Nu Direction

  • In-network prescribing entity
  • Other contracted prescribing entity

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at A Nu Direction

  • This facility administers/prescribes medication for alcohol use disorder

Type Of Treatment at A Nu Direction

  • buprenorphine detox
  • suboxone prescription

Pharmacotherapies at A Nu Direction

  • Disulfiram (Antabuse)
  • Buprenorphine without naloxone
  • Naltrexone (extended-release, injectable naltrexone - Vivitrol)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders
  • Clonidine

Treatment Approaches at A Nu Direction

  • cognitive behavioral therapy
  • contingency management/motivational incentives
  • motivational interviewing
  • rational emotive behavioral therapy (REBT)
  • prevention of relapses
  • substance use counseling
  • trauma-related counseling
  • 12 step program

FacilityOwnership at A Nu Direction

  • a private for-profit organization

License/Certification/Accreditation at A Nu Direction

  • Hospital licensing authority

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted at A Nu Direction

  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Military insurance
  • Private health insurance
  • Cash or self-payment

Payment Assistance Available at A Nu Direction

  • Sliding fee scale

Assessment/Pre-treatment at A Nu Direction

  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Outreach to persons in the community

Screening & Testing at A Nu Direction

  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • HIV testing
  • Screening for Hepatitis B
  • Screening for Hepatitis C
  • Screening for substance use
  • STD testing
  • TB screening

Transitional Services at A Nu Direction

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

Ancillary Services at A Nu Direction

  • self-help groups
  • transportation assistance
  • mentoring/peer support

Detoxification at A Nu Direction

  • alcohol detox
  • benzodiazepines detox
  • opioid detox

Counseling Services and Education at A Nu Direction

  • individual counseling
  • group counseling
  • substance use education
  • health education services

Tobacco/Screening Services at A Nu Direction

  • Nicotine replacement therapy
  • Screening for tobacco use
  • Smoking/tobacco cessation counseling

Facility Smoking Policy at A Nu Direction

  • Smoking permitted in designated area

Age Groups Accepted at A Nu Direction

  • adults
  • young adults

Gender Accepted at A Nu Direction

  • women
  • men

Phone #: 334-567-4311 x154

Are you or your loved one looking for detox or treatment?
Call (855) 615-2269 to get help 24/7.

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What is the duration of a typical detox program at A Nu Direction?

The duration of drug and alcohol detox at a treatment center like A Nu Direction can vary widely depending on several factors, including the type and amount of substances used, the individual's overall health, metabolism, and whether they have undergone detox before. Common durations for drug and alcohol detox typically fall within the following general guidelines:

  1. Short-term detox (3-7 days): This is common for substances with shorter half-lives and less severe withdrawal symptoms. For example, detox from short-acting opioids like heroin or prescription painkillers may last around 3 to 7 days.

  2. Moderate-term detox (7-14 days): Some substances, such as benzodiazepines or alcohol, can have longer withdrawal timelines and more severe symptoms. Detox for these substances may take 7 to 14 days or longer in some cases.

  3. Long-term detox (14+ days): Detox from certain substances, such as heavy or long-term alcohol or benzodiazepine use, can extend beyond two weeks. In some cases, it may take several weeks or even months for an individual to stabilize and complete detox safely.

Detox is just the initial step in the recovery process. After detox, individuals often need additional treatment and support, such as therapy, counseling, and rehabilitation programs, to address the underlying issues and prevent relapse.

It's crucial for individuals seeking detox to do so under medical supervision or in a professional treatment facility such as A Nu Direction, as withdrawal symptoms can be severe and potentially life-threatening. Medical professionals can provide medications and support to manage withdrawal symptoms and ensure the safety and comfort of the individual undergoing detox. The duration of detox can be adjusted based on the individual's progress and response to treatment. Always consult with a healthcare provider or addiction specialist to determine the most appropriate detox plan for your specific situation.

What is the next step of addiction treatment after detox?

After successful detox at A Nu Direction or another detox center, individuals typically enter the next phases of addiction treatment and recovery. Detox alone is not sufficient for long-term sobriety, as it primarily addresses the physical withdrawal symptoms associated with substance dependence. The subsequent steps in the recovery process may include the following: