Our addiction specialists develop individual treatment plans based on the needs of the client. With their future success in mind. While in the Serenity Now Health Care program, patients engage with us in a variety of evidence-based psychological and social treatments.
Is a prescription medication indicated for treatment of opioid dependence and should be used as part of a complete treatment plan to include counseling and psychosocial support. Treatment may reduce cravings and withdrawal symptoms.
Patients on buprenorphine report feeling “normal”, functional and having a clear mind all day long, which allows them to make positive choices in the way that they did before their addiction. When buprenorphine is combined with counseling and other forms of support, it can be highly effective in helping patients overcome their addiction.
Is a monthly NON-ADDICTIVE injectable medication that is useful for the treatment ofopioid and/or alcohol addiction. Vivitrol has been clinically proven to reduce the probability of relapse, for those suffering from an opioid and/or alcohol addiction. Vivitrol may be initiated only after opioid detoxification. Vivitrol may also be used by patients who have completely tapered off of buprenorphine (Suboxone, Zubsolv, generics) or methadone.
Many patients with opioid addiction struggle with returning to the use of opioids and then relapse. The clinical team provides care that is informed by the best medical-evidence.
While in the Serenity Now Health Care drug treatment program, patients are required to engage with a licensed individual counselor, which maybe be available on site. Some patients may need additional services. Our staff can assist patients finding an appropriate counselor or counseling program in the community.