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Perinatal Treatment Services Description

Residential   Go to top

Residential treatment programs are 24-hour, live-in facilities for individuals with substance abuse problems.  Services include intake and assessment, treatment planning, individual and group counseling, training/education, case management, social/recreational activities, transportation, TB services, medication, collateral services, and crisis intervention.  Other specialized services vary with individual facilities.  Treatment length varies from 3 18 months.  These programs can usually accommodate one child of a woman admitted into treatment.


Day Care Habiliative   Go to top

Day Care Habiliative programs provide outpatient counseling and rehabilitative services to individuals with substance abuse problems.  Clients attend the program 2-4 hours a day, 3-5 days a week.  Clients participate in regular, structured, supervised treatment services such as intake and assessment, treatment planning, individual and group counseling, training/education, case management, social/recreational activities, transportation, TB services, medication, collateral services, and crisis intervention.  Other specialized services vary with individual facilities.  These programs can accommodate the children of a women admitted into treatment.


Outpatient   Go to top

Outpatient programs provide counseling services to individuals with substance abuse problems.  Services generally include intake and assessment, treatment planning, individual and group counseling, and training/education.  Case management, social/recreational activities, transportation, TB services, medication, collateral services, crisis intervention and other services may also be provided.  These programs can accommodate the children of a woman admitted into treatment.


Narcotic Treatment Program   Go to top

Narcotic Treatment Programs provide individuals addicted to heroin or other opiate drugs, with daily doses of a legal regulated substitute drug.  This narcotic replacement therapy may be for the purpose of detoxification or maintenance.  Individual and group counseling are a part of treatment.  Replacement drugs used include methadone and LAAM.


Case Management   Go to top

Case management is a participant-centered, goal-oriented process for assessing the needs of an individual for particular services; assisting her in obtaining those services, and reviewing accomplishments, outcomes, and barriers in competing recovery goals.  Case Management may be either an element of a recovery/treatment program or a free-standing service.