Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services - Saint Albans, VT

Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services is a detox and addiction treatment facility located at 172 Fairfield Street in the 05478 zip code of Saint Albans, VT. As a detox center, it offers alcohol detox, benzodiazepines detox and opioid detox. The treatment program at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services includes outpatient detoxification, intensive outpatient treatment and general outpatient treatment. Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services offers treatment to adult women, pregnant/postpartum women and people with dual diagnosis treatment. It accepts men and women into their treatment and detox program.

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Address: 172 Fairfield Street, Saint Albans, VT 05478

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

This is a detailed listing page for Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services in Saint Albans, VT:

Types of Care at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • Detoxification
  • Substance use treatment
  • Treatment for co-occurring serious mental health illness/serious emotional disturbance and substance use disorders

Service Settings at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • general outpatient treatment
  • outpatient detoxification
  • intensive outpatient treatment
  • regular outpatient treatment

External Opioid Medications Source at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • Personal physician/health care provider

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • Accepts clients using medication assisted treatment for alcohol use disorder but prescribed elsewhere

External Source of Medications Used for Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • Personal physician/health care provider

Treatment Approaches at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

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

FacilityOwnership at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • a private non-profit organization

License/Certification/Accreditation at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • State substance abuse agency

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • Federal, or any government funding for substance use programs
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Private health insurance
  • Cash or self-payment
  • State-financed health insurance plan other than Medicaid

Payment Assistance Available at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • Payment assistance
  • Sliding fee scale

Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • young adults
  • adult women
  • pregnant/postpartum women
  • adult men
  • seniors
  • judicial clients
  • people with dual diagnosis treatment
  • sexual abuse victims
  • domestic violence victims
  • people with trauma
  • people with co-occurring substance use and pain

Assessment/Pre-treatment at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Interim services for clients

Screening & Testing at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • Breathalyzer or blood alcohol testing
  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • Screening for mental disorders
  • Screening for substance use

Transitional Services at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

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

Ancillary Services at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • case management
  • domestic violence services
  • mental health services
  • social skills development

Other Addictions Treatment at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • Treatment for non-substance use addiction disorder
  • Treatment for gambling disorder

Detoxification at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • alcohol detox
  • benzodiazepines detox
  • cocaine detox
  • opioid detox

Counseling Services and Education at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • individual counseling
  • group counseling
  • family counseling
  • marital/couples counseling
  • substance use education
  • hepatitis education, counseling and support
  • HIV and AIDS education, support and counseling

Tobacco/Screening Services at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • Screening for tobacco use

Facility Smoking Policy at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • Smoking permitted in designated area

Age Groups Accepted at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • adults
  • young adults

Gender Accepted at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • women
  • men

Exclusive Services at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • Specially designed program for DUI/DWI clients

Services for deaf at Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services

  • Services for the deaf and hard of hearing are available

Phone #: 802-488-7265

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 Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services?

The duration of drug and alcohol detox at a treatment center like Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services 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 Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services, 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 Howard Center Substance Abuse Treatment Services 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: