Substance Abuse Services

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  • Addictions/Substance Use Disorder Support Groups (12)
    PN-8100.0500

    Addictions/Substance Use Disorder Support Groups

    PN-8100.0500

    Mutual support groups whose members are individuals who have a substance use disorder or any of a number of behavioral addictions which are akin to substance-related disorders in clinical expression, brain origin, comorbidity, physiology and treatment. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; provide emotional support, information and resources to help those who participate modify their behavior; and may include faith-based and secular 12-step groups as well as non-12 step groups.
  • Adult Children of Parents With an Alcohol Use Disorder (1)
    YJ-2300.0500

    Adult Children of Parents With an Alcohol Use Disorder

    YJ-2300.0500

    Adults whose own personal, social and familial coping has been negatively affected by being reared by or having contact in their formative years with a parent or parent figure who had an alcohol use disorder, including a possibly dysfunctional family response to this situation and who, as a result, have internalized both the excessive alcohol consumption and codependency patterns of coping which may interfere with positive adjustments in adult life.
  • Alcohol Detoxification (2)
    RX-1700.0500

    Alcohol Detoxification

    RX-1700.0500

    Programs that provide assistance and support for individuals who are physically dependent on alcohol during the alcohol withdrawal period (usually three to seven days).
  • Alcohol Use Disorder Education/Prevention (3)
    RX-8250.0500

    Alcohol Use Disorder Education/Prevention

    RX-8250.0500

    Programs that provide information about alcohol use disorders (including the symptoms, screening and diagnostic procedures and methods of treatment) and/or which offer any of a variety of services that focus on excessive alcohol use prevention for people of all ages who are at risk. Included may be printed materials or videos that address the subject; psycho-educational and skill building activities; structured groups which focus on family dynamics, problem solving, self-esteem and similar issues; and presentations in schools and agencies and to family groups regarding the dangers of excessive alcohol use, the signs of related disorders, the potential legal consequences of excessive alcohol use and how to get help.
  • Alcohol Use Disorder Support Groups (5)
    PN-8100.0500-070

    Alcohol Use Disorder Support Groups

    PN-8100.0500-070

    Mutual support groups whose members are individuals who have or are at risk of an alcohol use disorder. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; provide emotional support, information and resources to help participants overcome their disorder; and may include faith-based and secular 12-step groups as well as non-12 step groups, and groups for anesthetists, pharmacists, psychologists, physicians or other health care professionals who are recovering from an alcohol use disorder.
  • Alcohol Use Related Hotlines (1)
    RX-8470.8350-050

    Alcohol Use Related Hotlines

    RX-8470.8350-050

    Programs that provide immediate assistance for people who have problems related to excessive alcohol use or are at risk of an alcohol use related disorder. Services may include defusing the crisis, ensuring the person's safety and information about alternatives the person may explore to begin recovering. Alcohol use related hotlines are also typically available to significant others of people whose use of alcohol is excessive. Hotline staff can generally be reached via the telephone, email, live chat, texting and/or instant message (IM).
  • Assessment for Substance Use Disorders (4)
    RX-0400

    Assessment for Substance Use Disorders

    RX-0400

    Programs that conduct an evaluation to determine whether an individual has a substance use disorder based on a pathological set of behaviors related to use of that substance as well as the nature and extent of the problem. Diagnostic criteria include inability to control or limit the amount taken or the frequency; intense cravings; continuing use despite problems with work, school or family/social obligations or interpersonal problems; risky use, e.g., diving a car or operating machinery while under the influence; or evidence of pharmacological indicators (tolerance and withdrawal symptoms), the adjustment the body makes as it attempts to adapt to the continued and frequent use of a substance.
  • Central Intake/Assessment for Alcohol Use Disorder (1)
    RX-0400.1500-150

    Central Intake/Assessment for Alcohol Use Disorder

    RX-0400.1500-150

    Programs that evaluate individuals who may have an alcohol use disorder and triage them for the limited number of subsidized beds that may be available in the community. Some programs may also offer access to medical detoxification services for people who need them.
  • Central Intake/Assessment for Drug Use Disorders (1)
    RX-0400.1500-180

    Central Intake/Assessment for Drug Use Disorders

    RX-0400.1500-180

    Programs that evaluate individuals who may have a substance use disorder involving one or more drugs other than alcohol and triage them for the limited number of subsidized beds that may be available in the community. Some programs may also offer access to medical detoxification services for people who need them.
  • Cocaine Use Disorder (1)
    YF-8000.1800-150

    Cocaine Use Disorder

    YF-8000.1800-150

    A disorder that is characterized by use of cocaine which is valued for its effects as a euphoric and central nervous system stimulant that gives users feelings of pleasure, confidence and energy beyond what they normally experience. Negative side effects associated with heavy use may include paranoia, depression, insomnia, nausea, dizziness, hallucinations, increased respiration and, occasionally, collapse and death from respiratory failure. Cocaine is sniffed, injected intravenously or free based (smoked in water pipes or cigarettes).
  • Comprehensive Outpatient Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment (1)
    RX-8450.1150-150

    Comprehensive Outpatient Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment

    RX-8450.1150-150

    Supervised, structured programs that offer a wide range of outpatient services which may be coordinated by a case manager and may include individual and group counseling, 12-step meetings, social and recreational activities, educational and vocational services, life skills training, primary health care, perinatal health care, a program for family members, relapse prevention services, a continuing care program and supportive services (such as child care, transportation and parenting skills development) for individuals who have an alcohol use disorder and need access to treatment to maintain their individual recovery plans but do not require the intensity of a day treatment program or 24-hour hospital care. Participants attend the program on a regularly scheduled basis at least once a month but usually more frequently depending on their individual needs. Intensive outpatient programs are usually available three or four days per week for three or four hours per day.
  • Comprehensive Outpatient Drug Use Disorder Treatment (1)
    RX-8450.1150-180

    Comprehensive Outpatient Drug Use Disorder Treatment

    RX-8450.1150-180

    Supervised, structured programs that offer a wide range of outpatient services which may be coordinated by a case manager and may include individual and group counseling, 12-step meetings, social and recreational activities, educational and vocational services, life skills training, primary health care, perinatal health care, a program for family members, relapse prevention services, a continuing care program and supportive services (such as child care, transportation and parenting skills development) for individuals who have a drug use disorder and need access to treatment to maintain their individual recovery plans but do not require the intensity of a day treatment program or 24-hour hospital care. Participants attend the program on a regularly scheduled basis at least once a month but usually more frequently depending on their individual needs. Intensive outpatient programs are usually available three or four days per week for three or four hours per day.
  • Comprehensive Outpatient Substance Use Disorder Treatment (1)
    RX-8450.1150

    Comprehensive Outpatient Substance Use Disorder Treatment

    RX-8450.1150

    Supervised, structured programs that offer a wide range of outpatient services which may be coordinated by a case manager and may include individual and group counseling, 12-step meetings, social and recreational activities, educational and vocational services, life skills training, primary health care, perinatal health care, a program for family members, relapse prevention services, a continuing care program and supportive services (such as child care, transportation and parenting skills development) for individuals who have problems related to excessive use of alcohol and/or use of other drugs and need access to treatment to maintain their individual recovery plans but do not require the intensity of a day treatment program or 24-hour hospital care. Participants attend the program on a regularly scheduled basis at least once a month but usually more frequently depending on their individual needs. Intensive outpatient programs are usually available three or four days per week for three or four hours per day.
  • Detoxification (2)
    RX-1700

    Detoxification

    RX-1700

    Programs that provide assistance and support for individuals who are physically dependent on substances of any kind during the withdrawal period. Detoxification is a medical regimen aimed at managing acute intoxication and withdrawal by systematically reducing the amount of the addictive substance in a patient’s body, providing reasonable control of active withdrawal symptoms and/or averting a life-threatening medical crisis related to the substance. Detoxification in generally conducted under the supervision of a physician, can take place in a wide variety of settings and at a number of levels of intensity within these settings and has three stages: evaluation, stabilization and fostering patient readiness for and entry into treatment.
  • Drug Detoxification (1)
    RX-1700.1700

    Drug Detoxification

    RX-1700.1700

    Programs that provide assistance and support for individuals who exhibit pharmacological and other indicators of a drug use disorder (including those related to prescription medication), during the withdrawal period.
  • Drug Use Disorder Education/Prevention (2)
    RX-8250.1700

    Drug Use Disorder Education/Prevention

    RX-8250.1700

    Programs that provide information about drug use (including the drugs most commonly used and their effects, the symptoms of related disorders, screening and diagnostic procedures and methods of treatment) and/or offer any of a variety of services that focus on drug use prevention for people of all ages who are at risk (i.e., who are currently in the light or experimental stage of using drugs; who are members of a drug using sibling, peer or family group; and/or who have behavioral and/or emotional problems at home, in school, in the community or with the criminal justice system). Included may be printed materials or videos that address the subject; psycho-educational and skill building activities; structured groups which focus on family dynamics, problem-solving, self-esteem and similar issues; and presentations in schools and agencies and to family groups regarding the dangers of drug use, the signs of related disorders, the legal consequences of drug use and how to get help.
  • Drug/Alcohol Testing (3)
    RX-0400.1850

    Drug/Alcohol Testing

    RX-0400.1850

    Programs that administer blood, urine or breath tests or utilize other screening techniques to determine whether an individual has alcohol or other drugs in his or her system and to identify the substance involved. Sweat, saliva, tears and hair can also be analyzed for the same purpose.
  • Families/Friends of Individuals With an Alcohol Use Disorder (1)
    YJ-2300

    Families/Friends of Individuals With an Alcohol Use Disorder

    YJ-2300

    The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have an alcohol use disorder, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been negatively affected by ongoing interaction with and concern about the individual.
  • Families/Friends of Individuals With an Alcohol Use Disorder Support Groups (2)
    PN-8100.0500-230

    Families/Friends of Individuals With an Alcohol Use Disorder Support Groups

    PN-8100.0500-230

    Mutual support groups whose members are the spouses/partners of people who have or are at risk of an alcohol use disorder; children of all ages whose parents, guardians or other parent figures are involved in excessive alcohol use; and/or friends of those individuals. The groups meet in-person, by telephone or via the Internet; and allow participants to share their experience, strengths and hopes to solve the problems they have in common and support the recovery of their loved one.
  • Inpatient Medically Assisted Alcohol Detoxification (1)
    RX-1700.0500-330

    Inpatient Medically Assisted Alcohol Detoxification

    RX-1700.0500-330

    Programs operated under the supervision of trained physicians, nurses or counselors in an inpatient hospital setting or other inpatient facility that provide assistance and support including medical treatment and possibly prescription drugs to help individuals who are physically dependent on alcohol during the withdrawal period.
  • Outpatient Medically Assisted Alcohol Detoxification (1)
    RX-1700.0500-650

    Outpatient Medically Assisted Alcohol Detoxification

    RX-1700.0500-650

    Programs operated under the supervision of trained physicians, nurses or counselors on an outpatient basis in a medical clinic or other similar setting that provide assistance and support including medical treatment and possibly prescription drugs to help individuals who are physically dependent on alcohol during the withdrawal period.
  • Recovery Homes/Halfway Houses (1)
    RX-8500.6500

    Recovery Homes/Halfway Houses

    RX-8500.6500

    Community-based, peer-group-oriented, residential facilities that provide food, shelter and recovery services in a supportive, non-drinking, drug-free environment for people who have completed a hospital or residential substance use disorder rehabilitation program and need continued support in a residential setting to sustain their recovery. Services may include case management, relapse prevention counseling, 12-step meetings, educational and vocational planning, recreational activities and assistance in obtaining health, social, vocational and other services available in the community. Residents are expected to abide by house rules which vary from facility to facility. The objective is to help people who are recovering from an alcohol and/or other drug use disorder bridge the gap between intensive treatment and independent sober living.
  • Relapse Prevention Programs (1)
    RX-8470.6900

    Relapse Prevention Programs

    RX-8470.6900

    Programs that provide structured therapy groups or other interventions which help recovering drug and/or excessive alcohol users make the cognitive, behavioral and attitudinal changes that are necessary to prevent them from returning to their previous patterns of use. The program helps participants deal in a very focused way with a wide variety of issues that have an impact on their commitment to sobriety and may include topics like exercise, nutrition, boredom, addictive behavior, looking forward, work and recovery, guilt and shame, the role of 12-step programs, staying busy, truthfulness, trust, repairing relationships, anger management, money management and dealing with feelings.
  • Smoking Cessation (1)
    RX-8450.7900

    Smoking Cessation

    RX-8450.7900

    Programs that utilize one or a variety of techniques including aversion therapy, hypnosis, acupuncture, acupressure, and individual and/or group therapy or mutual support groups to help people who wish to control their dependence on nicotine and give up cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, chewing tobacco, snuff or other substances containing nicotine. Included are smoking "quitlines" which provide information and counseling about tobacco use for people who prefer a telephone-based service.
  • Substance Use Disorder Counseling (16)
    RX-8450.8000

    Substance Use Disorder Counseling

    RX-8450.8000

    Programs that provide individual, group or family therapy for individuals who have problems related to the excessive use of alcohol and/or use of other drugs (and/or for their families) to help them better understand the nature of the disorder and support recovery efforts.
  • Substance Use Disorder Education/Prevention (9)
    RX-8250

    Substance Use Disorder Education/Prevention

    RX-8250

    Programs that provide information about substance use disorders (including the substances most commonly used and their effects, the diagnostic criteria for substance use disorders, screening and diagnostic procedures and methods of treatment) and/or which offer any of a variety of services that focus on substance use prevention for people of all ages who are at risk. Included may be printed materials or videos that address the subject; psycho-educational and skill building activities; structured groups which focus on family dynamics, problem-solving, self-esteem and similar issues; and presentations in schools and agencies and to family groups regarding the dangers of alcohol and drug use and smoking, the signs of substance use disorders, the legal consequences of illegal substance use and how to get help.
  • Substance Use Disorder Prevention/Treatment Volunteer Opportunities (1)
    PX-1800.7900

    Substance Use Disorder Prevention/Treatment Volunteer Opportunities

    PX-1800.7900

    Organizations that are actively seeking individuals who are willing to work on a voluntary basis without remuneration providing supportive services for men and women who have or are at risk of an alcohol and/or other drug use disorder. Tasks may include helping with intake, participating in drug and/or alcohol prevention programs for the community, serving as advocates for the availability of substance use disorder services or being involved in other substance use disorder prevention or treatment programs.
  • Substance Use Disorder Services (4)
    RX

    Substance Use Disorder Services

    RX

    Programs that provide preventive, diagnostic and inpatient, outpatient and residential treatment services as well as transitional support for people whose use of one or a combination of substances including alcohol, tobacco or other drugs has resulted in impaired control over their use of the substance, risky use (e.g., using alcohol or other drugs while operating machinery or driving), impairment of personal, social or occupational functioning and/or evidence of tolerance or withdrawal symptoms.
  • Substance Use Disorder Treatment Programs (2)
    RX-8450

    Substance Use Disorder Treatment Programs

    RX-8450

    Community and hospital-based programs that provide a variety of inpatient, outpatient and residential treatment services for individuals who have problems related to excessive use of alcohol and/or use of other drugs.
  • Substance Use Disorders (1)
    YF-8000

    Substance Use Disorders

    YF-8000

    Disorders related to excessive alcohol use, other drug use or use of other substances including caffeine and tobacco that is characterized by an inability to control or limit the amount taken or the frequency; intense cravings; continuing use despite problems with work, school or family/social obligations or interpersonal problems; risky use, e.g., driving a car, operating machinery while under the influence or continuing to smoke following an emphysema diagnosis; or evidence of pharmacological indicators (tolerance and withdrawal symptoms), the adjustment the body makes as it attempts to adapt to the continued and frequent use of a substance.