Choices of Louisiana Inc

Choices of Louisiana Inc - Alexandria, LA

Choices Of Louisiana Inc is a detox and addiction treatment facility located at 2116 North Bolton Avenue in the 71303 zip code of Alexandria, LA. As a detox center, it offers opioid detox. The treatment program at Choices Of Louisiana Inc includes outpatient detoxification, regular outpatient treatment and general outpatient treatment. Choices Of Louisiana Inc offers treatment to people with dual diagnosis treatment and pregnant/postpartum women. It accepts men and women into their treatment and detox program.

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Address: 2116 North Bolton Avenue, Alexandria, LA 71303

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

This is a detailed listing page for Choices of Louisiana Inc in Alexandria, LA:

Types of Care at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • Detoxification
  • Substance use treatment

Service Settings at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • general outpatient treatment
  • outpatient detoxification
  • outpatient methadone/suboxone treatment
  • regular outpatient treatment

Opioid Medications used in Treatment at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • Methadone used during treatment
  • Buprenorphine used during treatment

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • Does not treat alcohol use disorder

Type Of Treatment at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • buprenorphine detox
  • buprenorphine maintenance
  • methadone detox
  • methadone maintenance
  • suboxone prescription

Pharmacotherapies at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • Methadone
  • Buprenorphine without naloxone

Treatment Approaches at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • brief intervention
  • cognitive behavioral therapy
  • contingency management/motivational incentives
  • motivational interviewing
  • matrix model
  • prevention of relapses
  • substance use counseling

FacilityOwnership at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • a private for-profit organization

License/Certification/Accreditation at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • State substance abuse agency
  • State department of health
  • State mental health department
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • Federal, or any government funding for substance use programs
  • Private health insurance
  • Cash or self-payment

Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • pregnant/postpartum women
  • people with dual diagnosis treatment

Assessment/Pre-treatment at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

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

Screening & Testing at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • Screening for Hepatitis B
  • Screening for Hepatitis C
  • Screening for mental disorders
  • Screening for substance use
  • STD testing
  • TB screening
  • Drug and alcohol oral fluid testing

Transitional Services at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • Discharge Planning
  • Naloxone and overdose education
  • Outcome follow-up after discharge

Ancillary Services at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • case management
  • domestic violence services
  • early intervention for HIV
  • social skills development

Detoxification at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • opioid detox

Counseling Services and Education at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • individual counseling
  • group counseling
  • substance use education
  • hepatitis education, counseling and support
  • HIV and AIDS education, support and counseling
  • health education services
  • employment counseling or training

Tobacco/Screening Services at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • Screening for tobacco use

Facility Smoking Policy at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • Smoking permitted in designated area

Age Groups Accepted at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • adults
  • young adults

Gender Accepted at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • women
  • men

Exclusive Services at Choices Of Louisiana Inc

  • Methadone and buprenorphine clients only
  • Methadone clients only
  • All Clients in Opioid Treatment Program

Phone #: 318-445-1250

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 Choices of Louisiana Inc?

The duration of drug and alcohol detox at a treatment center like Choices of Louisiana Inc 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 Choices of Louisiana Inc, 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 Choices of Louisiana Inc 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: