- Opioid Abuse Treatment
The staff at Parkersburg Treatment Center is focused on a safe and effective recovery for patients and is specifically focused on individuals struggling with heroin, methadone, and prescription painkiller addictions. They are dedicated to their patients and work hard to provide the safest, most effective care for individuals who attend treatment at the facility.
Parkersburg Treatment Center offers intensive outpatient treatment to patients in Parkersburg, WV. This facility accepts both men and women over the age of 18. Treatment is specifically focused on opioid dependence and addiction, and it is recommended that patients who come to the facility for detox continue through addiction treatment.
Staff consists of doctors, nurses, and counselors who are all highly trained and provide individualized care to each and every patient. Each individual patient requires their own treatment schedule and plan as well as an individualized dosage amount for detox and maintenance medications.
Parkersburg Treatment Center offers medications and behavioral therapies for patients in opioid detox treatment as well as other treatment options and amenities. This facility is not 24-hours but does offer clinic and medicating hours every day.
Patients going through detox for opioid dependence who have a job and a strong social support network of friends and family members could benefit greatly from this treatment program. Treatment length is determined based on the patient’s individual needs.
Treatment at this facility includes medications—such as methadone, buprenorphine and naltrexone—as well as behavioral therapy. Patients may or may not receive treatment options like those below, as this facility bases care on an individualized, case-by-case basis.
Typical treatment options found at this facility include:
This program is based on the concept that, to treat addiction, patients must face both the physical and psychological aspects of this disorder. This means medications and behavioral therapies must be used in tandem to help patients overcome their addictions and to get to the root of the problem. Though the initial focus is on minimizing withdrawal symptoms and stabilization, patients must also confront their substance abuse and begin to consider why they started using in the first place.
Patients are asked to follow certain policies when attending treatment at Parkersburg Treatment Center, including
The facility offers specific hours of operation to clients who can receive medications or seek clinic help at different times on different days.
Amenities available at this facility are fewer than those found at most residential rehab facilities, but this program does provide highly specialized care for all its patients. In addition, patients can receive access to: