Prospective Salvation Army ARC Beneficiary

Size: px
Start display at page:

Download "Prospective Salvation Army ARC Beneficiary"

Transcription

1 SHAW CLIFTON GENERAL JAMES KNAGGS TERRITORIAL COMMANDER MAN-HEE CHANG ARC COMMANDER JACK L. PHILLIPS BAY AREA COORDINATOR Founded in 1865 by William Booth ADULT REHABILITATION CENTER 601 WEBSTER STREET OAKLAND, CA TEL: (510) FAX: (510) BUSINESS ADMINISTRATOR: RENAY PANONCIALMAN Attn: RE: Prospective Salvation Army ARC Beneficiary The Salvation Army ARC Oakland, CA Thank you for your interest in The Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center. Below you will find useful information about our program - its philosophy and description, as well as services and admission criteria for participants of the program - to help you make an informed decision regarding your decision to enter The Salvation Army ARC. We have a long history of success and welcome the opportunity to discuss the program with you further and answer any questions you have. My contact information is located at the bottom of the page. If you will be court-mandated to a rehabilitation program, it is IMPERATIVE that I get an approval from either the judge, public defender, District Attorney, or your personal attorney and I MUST hear from them prior to your entering the program. We do NOT appear in court on your behalf. Please keep this program description with you to give to them so they can make an informed decision as to whether this program criteria fits with what they are looking for. Additionally, I will need to have 3-5 days notice prior to your entry so we can make necessary preparations for your arrival and to ensure that we have a bed available for you. PROGRAM PHILOSOPHY Participants in the program are exposed, to opportunities for regeneration based on a personal relationship with God. Within this setting of spiritual awakening, a program has been built that meets the spiritual and social needs of individuals who have treatable problems. An important part of the program is work therapy. This fosters personal satisfaction and an increased sense of worth by encouraging productivity and self-sufficiency. When the individual returns to the community as a productive, responsible citizen, he is equipped with the tools to enhance the quality of his life as well as that of his community. PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

2 The Salvation Army Oakland ARC facilitates the rehabilitation of individuals suffering from alcoholism and/or drug addiction through a social model, work therapy-based program. The six to twelve-month residential, 132-bed program prepares its beneficiaries to re-enter society and return to gainful employment. Frequently, those rehabilitated are reunited with their families, resolve outstanding legal issues, improve their physical and mental health and resume a normal lifestyle. The work therapy portion of the Center includes the collection and repair of donated goods and the operation of the Salvation Army thrift stores. The Center is supported by the proceeds from the thrift stores; therefore, there is no charge to beneficiaries for the rehabilitation services offered by the program. All residents are required to participate in a comprehensive program of work therapy, individual and group counseling, chemical dependency education, relapse prevention, nicotine cessation, Twelve Step meetings, Bible study, and chapel services. Throughout the program, regular drug testing and breathalyzer testing is done to ensure a drug-free environment. For the first thirty days, residents are restricted to the facility and may not receive unofficial outside visits or phone calls. This is to allow the beneficiary time to adapt to the rules and structure of the program. In the second month, participants begin to attend outside AA/NA meetings, find a sponsor, and begin to earn passes to visit family and friends to strengthen their outside support network. By the third month in the program, all residents undergo a ninety- day review process during which progress made in all program areas is assessed by the treatment team. The beneficiary receives recommendations for his continuing recovery plan and begins to decide whether he will commit to a six, nine or twelve month program if he has not already done so. By this time, beneficiaries should be firmly rooted in a home group, actively working with a sponsor and a counselor, and should have completed four recovery journals used in the program. The first six months in the program are known as Phase I. Beneficiaries may receive a graduation certificate at this point or continue on into Phase II, months six through twelve, during which residents receive in-depth relapse prevention and independent living skills training. Phase II residents also have the opportunity to pursue vocational planning and job search services along with alumni support groups. Graduates are honored each week in Chapel services and are given the opportunity to inspire the newcomers, to acknowledge those who supported them throughout their experience in the program, and to share any spiritual gains they made during their stay at the ARC. PROGRAM SERVICES This program provides an atmosphere where residents find support, understanding and guidance. It is expected that residents will take full advantage of the services offered to them. Failure to do so could result in discharge from the program.

3 Following is a more detailed look at the major areas in which the beneficiaries are expected to participate: 1. Spiritual Development The Salvation Army believes in ministering to the whole person. Its purpose, therefore, is to reacquaint residents with their spiritual needs and invite them to strengthen ties that they may have once had with a formal church. The spiritual component of the program includes daily devotions, weekly Bible study, Chapel services twice a week, and individual spiritual counseling as requested. Attendance at these services is mandatory. Please refer to the weekly activity schedule included in this manual for meeting days and times. We welcome any interns interested in attending weekly Chapel services. During the year, some beneficiaries will be offered the opportunity to attend a spiritual retreat. This is held during a weekend in the spring. Retreats are designed to provide an opportunity for meditation, spiritual renewal, physical activity and fellowship. 2. Work Therapy Program All residents are required to participate in the work therapy program, which consists of a forty-hour workweek in an assigned position. Work therapy includes such assignments as truck helpers, mechanics, kitchen workers, janitors, appliance repair workers and numerous others. The time schedule varies according to work assignment. This part of the overall rehabilitation program is considered to be of major importance as it provides the opportunity to learn or reacquire disciplined work habits, gain job skills, and to develop a sense of self-worth and value that are crucial to re-entry into the working world. 3. Individual Counseling An important objective of the counseling program is to help residents to effectively deal with attitudes and behaviors that present an obstacle to achieving a healthy and chemical-free lifestyle. After a beneficiary has been in the program several weeks, he is assigned a counselor for weekly individual counseling sessions. With the help of his counselor, he is develops an individual rehabilitation plan which is then updated every thirty days. Counselors also follow the progress that the beneficiary is making in completing his recovery journals and utilize them as counseling tools. Staff and interns are an important resource in helping residents deal with clients special needs, such as accessing social services, replacing lost documents, coordinating medical or psychiatric evaluations, or arranging for legal assistance. 4. Group Counseling

4 Group counseling is mandatory for all program participants once a week. In addition to process groups where residents can explore feelings and behaviors that will contribute to the development of healthy coping skills, residents also participate in a variety of psycho educational groups such as anger management, chemical dependency, relapse prevention, healthy relationships and independent living skills. These topic groups are led by professional staff and provide education as well as the opportunity to apply this knowledge in a new and personal way. Interns, depending on ability and experience, may observe, co-facilitate, or facilitate their own group. 5. Twelve Step Meetings Each beneficiary is required to attend 7 AA or NA meetings each week during Phase I and 5 meetings weekly in Phase II. These are usually a combination of in-house and outside meetings in the community. Residents are encouraged to actively work with a sponsor, make meeting commitments, and to develop a clean and sober network. 6. Leisure and Recreational Activities Exploring positive social alternatives to using drugs and alcohol is an important part of the program. A variety of activities are available on-site to provide residents with opportunities for positive socialization such as pool, card, and bowling tournaments. Beneficiaries are also given the chance to attend activities outside of the Center, including sports activities, drama, and musical theater. Holidays throughout the year are celebrated in a festive and special way. On the last Wednesday of the month, a birthday party is held for those residents whose birthdays occur in that month. A special dinner is served and each birthday celebrant receives a birthday card and small gift. 7. Educational/Vocational Services Educational enrichment classes to assist with GED preparation or with literacy skills are available on-site once a week to all residents with over thirty days in the program. Outside educational referrals for literacy skills, academic remediation, and GED preparation are also available. During Phase II of the program, beneficiaries begin the Re-entry phase. They attend a reentry group once a week in order to enhance skills necessary to re-enter the job market and to return to independent living. At this point in the program, they are also linked to outside resources to assist them with housing and job search. Phase II beneficiaries are given the privilege to use the computers in the GED room for job and housing searches, to attend inhouse computer classes, and to attend college courses at the University of Phoenix. ADMISSION/DISCHARGE CRITERIA 1. Admission Criteria

5 Applicants must be male, alcohol and/or drug abusers who are at least 18 years of age. Must be physically able to participate in a work-therapy based program Applicants with serious psychiatric disorders, who are actively suicidal or who have made a serious recent attempt will be referred to a more appropriate setting. Applicants with pervasive histories of violence will also be screened and referred to another setting. The Director of Rehabilitation Services prior to admission must clear applicants presenting for admission who are currently taking psychotropic medications. Applicants may self-refer or be referred by the criminal justice system, CPS, detox centers or other outside agencies. 2. Discharge Criteria Beneficiaries will be terminated from the program for the following rule violations: Theft Act of violence or threat of violence Repeated failure to engage in program activities Bringing drugs or alcohol onto the premises Using drugs or alcohol while in the program If a client relapses, he may reapply for admission thirty days after the date of discharge, in most cases. A beneficiary may have a maximum of three admissions into the Oakland ARC. The program staff, on a case-by-case basis, will decide other conditions for re-admission. Again, thank you for your interest in our program. I have attached an Application for Intake for you to fill out if you are still interested in our program. This application is required to enter into our program. I look forward to hearing from you. Sincerely, Ralph E. Hahn Intake Coordinator (510) x-113

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS REGARDING THE SALVATION ARMY ADULT REHABILITATION CENTER PROGRAM INTAKE

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS REGARDING THE SALVATION ARMY ADULT REHABILITATION CENTER PROGRAM INTAKE FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS REGARDING THE SALVATION ARMY ADULT REHABILITATION CENTER PROGRAM INTAKE Q. What kind of clothes do I need to bring when I go to your program? A. Generally we prefer that you

More information

Phoenix Houses of California Adult Residential & Outpatient Services

Phoenix Houses of California Adult Residential & Outpatient Services s of California s of Los Angeles, Venice - Outpatient - Outpatient 1207 E. Fruit Street s of Los Angeles, Venice - Residential Santa Fe Springs - Residential 11015 South Bloomfield - Residential 1207 E.

More information

MARINERS INN Our Mission

MARINERS INN Our Mission MARINERS INN Our Mission Mariners Inn serves as an anchor for those struggling to navigate the treacherous waters of homelessness and substance abuse through a wide range of social service programs that

More information

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Phoenix House New York

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Phoenix House New York About What is? Phoenix House is a nationally recognized and accredited behavioral healthcare provider, specializing in the treatment and prevention of substance use disorders and co-occurring substance

More information

Group Intended Participant Locations Cost Curriculum Length. Longmont & Boulder. Longmont & Boulder

Group Intended Participant Locations Cost Curriculum Length. Longmont & Boulder. Longmont & Boulder County Public Health ADDICTION RECOVERY CENTERS (ARC) www.countyarc.org We offer some of the best evidence-based outpatient treatment services for men, women, and teens in the State of Colorado. We offer

More information

M ANHATTAN MISDEMEANOR T REATMENT

M ANHATTAN MISDEMEANOR T REATMENT M ANHATTAN MISDEMEANOR T REATMENT C O U R T Index Welcome to MMTC 3 What is MMTC? 4 What s in it for me? 5 MMTC Rules 6-8 MMTC Phase Description and 9-15 Sanction Scheme Graduation 16 MMTC Expectations

More information

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Phoenix House California

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Phoenix House California About What is? is a nationally recognized and accredited behavioral healthcare provider, specializing in the treatment and prevention of substance use disorders and co-occurring substance use and mental

More information

Tompkins County Treatment Court

Tompkins County Treatment Court Tompkins County Treatment Court TCTC At the Community Justice Center 312 North Cayuga Street Ithaca, New York 14850 TCTC: (607) 277-1455 Coordinator: (607) 274-7508 Ext. 114 Fax: (607) 272-0783 Handbook

More information

The Goals of Rehab: Relapse Prevention & Sobriety

The Goals of Rehab: Relapse Prevention & Sobriety Common Drug Rehab Concerns Does drug rehab work? How do I find the right treatment program for my loved one s needs? Does my loved one need to detox prior to entering rehab? Can my loved one leave rehab

More information

DeKalb County Drug Court: C.L.E.A.N. Program (Choosing Life and Ending Abuse Now)

DeKalb County Drug Court: C.L.E.A.N. Program (Choosing Life and Ending Abuse Now) DeKalb County Drug Court: C.L.E.A.N. Program (Choosing Life and Ending Abuse Now) MISSION STATEMENT The mission of the DeKalb County Drug Court:.C.L.E.A.N. Program (Choosing Life and Ending Abuse Now)

More information

AT A GLANCE: 800-547-7433. Exclusive support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people facing addiction, mental or sexual health concerns.

AT A GLANCE: 800-547-7433. Exclusive support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people facing addiction, mental or sexual health concerns. Providing the LGBT community a comfortable, safe alternative to traditional treatment programs for over 27 years. LGBT Program Dual Diagnosis Licensure 24-Hour Nursing Care/Detox Serene, Retreat-Like Setting

More information

APPLICATION/ INFORMATION PACKAGE

APPLICATION/ INFORMATION PACKAGE APPLICATION/ INFORMATION PACKAGE We are glad that you are considering coming to LIFE Recovery. For your safety and well-being, we would like you to understand what our expectations are once you are admitted

More information

Milwaukee County Drug Treatment Court

Milwaukee County Drug Treatment Court Milwaukee County Drug Treatment Court Participant Handbook Property of: If found please return to Justice 2000, Inc.: 821. W. State St. Rm. 417 Milwaukee, WI 53233 (414) 278-2140 _ This Handbook was created

More information

Phoenix House. Outpatient Treatment Services for Adults in Los Angeles and Orange Counties

Phoenix House. Outpatient Treatment Services for Adults in Los Angeles and Orange Counties Phoenix House Outpatient Treatment Services for Adults in Los Angeles and Orange Counties Phoenix House s outpatient programs offer comprehensive and professional clinical services that include intervention,

More information

Broadway Treatment Center. Drug & Alcohol Treatment Facility Huntington Beach, CA

Broadway Treatment Center. Drug & Alcohol Treatment Facility Huntington Beach, CA Drug & Alcohol Treatment Facility Huntington Beach, CA Welcome to s industry leading addiction treatment program. We want to thank you for taking the time to look through our materials and hope that we

More information

About Us. A foundation for lifelong recovery

About Us. A foundation for lifelong recovery About Us A foundation for lifelong recovery Harmony is one of the longest running and most successful addiction treatment programs in the world. We provide the foundation for sustained recovery from the

More information

M ANHATTAN T REATMENT. Contents. Handbook. webready MTC. Guidelines and Program Information for Participants

M ANHATTAN T REATMENT. Contents. Handbook. webready MTC. Guidelines and Program Information for Participants M ANHATTAN T REATMENT C O U R T Welcome to MTC 3 What is MTC? 4 What s in it for me? 5 MTC Rules 6-8 STEP Phase Description and 9-14 Sanction Schedule Graduation 15 MTC Expectations 16-18 MTC Support Services

More information

AN OVERVIEW OF TREATMENT MODELS

AN OVERVIEW OF TREATMENT MODELS AN OVERVIEW OF TREATMENT MODELS The 12-step Programs: Self-led groups that focus on the individual s achievement of sobriety. These groups are independent, self-supported, and are not aligned with any

More information

Continuing Care Planning

Continuing Care Planning ning For Successful Recovery Why is this important? There is no cure but recovery is possible You can be clean, sober and stable if you have a good plan and follow it A good treatment center will begin

More information

St. Croix County Drug Court Program. Participant Handbook

St. Croix County Drug Court Program. Participant Handbook St. Croix County Drug Court Program Participant Handbook Updated: May 2014 To The St. Croix County Drug Court Program. This Handbook is designed to answer your questions and provide overall information

More information

888-889-8866 www.changecompanies.net

888-889-8866 www.changecompanies.net The Adult Rehabilitation Centers of The Salvation Army serve thousands of beneficiaries each year with an outstanding program of spiritual restoration incorporating a Twelve-Step, Biblically-based approach

More information

Family Drug Courts: The Solution By Judge Katherine Lucero

Family Drug Courts: The Solution By Judge Katherine Lucero Family Drug Courts: The Solution By Judge Katherine Lucero The first Drug Court was in Miami-Dade County, Florida in 1989. Tired of the same faces and the same cases repeatedly appearing before the court,

More information

JUVENILE JUNCTION ALCOHOL AND DRUG PREVENTION AND TREATMENT PROGRAMS IN SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY SUMMARY

JUVENILE JUNCTION ALCOHOL AND DRUG PREVENTION AND TREATMENT PROGRAMS IN SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY SUMMARY JUVENILE JUNCTION ALCOHOL AND DRUG PREVENTION AND TREATMENT PROGRAMS IN SAN LUIS OBISPO COUNTY SUMMARY According to the San Luis Obispo County Drug and Alcohol Services Division of the Behavioral Health

More information

WHAT IS GACCS? Our Mission

WHAT IS GACCS? Our Mission P. O. Box 252354 West Bloomfield, MI 48325 313 247-8315 WHAT IS GACCS? God Almighty Christian Community Services is a 501(c)3 that provides low cost spiritual and in most cases no cost, psychological,

More information

Handbook for DWI Court Participants

Handbook for DWI Court Participants Handbook for DWI Court Participants Important names and numbers: My Attorney: Phone # My Probation Officer: Name: Phone # My Treatment Program: Phone # Drop Line # Your Assigned color is Visit the web

More information

Counselors are standing by 24/7 waiting for your free call 1-800-861-1768 thewatershed.com

Counselors are standing by 24/7 waiting for your free call 1-800-861-1768 thewatershed.com Counselors are standing by 24/7 waiting for your free call 1-800-861-1768 thewatershed.com Believe Again in Life. In The future. In Yourself. At The Watershed, our passion is helping addicts and alcoholics

More information

WITH OVER 20 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE, Unity Chemical Dependency is the Rochester area s most experienced and comprehensive treatment provider.

WITH OVER 20 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE, Unity Chemical Dependency is the Rochester area s most experienced and comprehensive treatment provider. WITH OVER 20 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE, Unity Chemical Dependency is the Rochester area s most experienced and comprehensive treatment provider. Our highly trained and dedicated team of counselors and physicians

More information

Have you or a loved one been in treatment before and found that it did not work?

Have you or a loved one been in treatment before and found that it did not work? Have you or a loved one been in treatment before and found that it did not work? Overview Drug and alcohol addiction is a prevalent disease in the United States. It affects people of all ages, ethnicities,

More information

Glebe House. make a difference to your life

Glebe House. make a difference to your life Glebe House make a difference to your life Introduction If you are a man suffering from alcohol, drug or gambling addictions and want a new life, Glebe House can help. If you are thinking of change and

More information

Spencer Recovery Centers, Inc. Dr. Paul s at the Bay St. Pete Beach, FL

Spencer Recovery Centers, Inc. Dr. Paul s at the Bay St. Pete Beach, FL Spencer Recovery Centers, Inc. Dr. Paul s at the Bay St. Pete Beach, FL www.floridatreatment.com Thank you for taking an interest in our drug and alcohol rehabilitation program! Dr. Paul s at the Bay is

More information

855.887.3422 www.rehabformen.com

855.887.3422 www.rehabformen.com 855.887.3422 www.rehabformen.com HELPING MEN HEAL FROM ADDICTION AND REBUILD THEIR LIVES The Recovery Center for Men offers expert, specialized, cutting-edge treatment for male patients suffering from

More information

Alcohol and Drug Treatment Beds by a Non- State Entity. HHS LOC Mental Health Subcommittee. February 24, 2013

Alcohol and Drug Treatment Beds by a Non- State Entity. HHS LOC Mental Health Subcommittee. February 24, 2013 Alcohol and Drug Treatment Beds by a Non- State Entity HHS LOC Mental Health Subcommittee February 24, 2013 Billy R. West, Jr., MSW, LCSW Executive Director About DAYMARK Our Mission: Daymark Recovery

More information

LEVEL III.5 SA: SHORT TERM RESIDENTIAL - Adult (DUAL DIAGNOSIS CAPABLE)

LEVEL III.5 SA: SHORT TERM RESIDENTIAL - Adult (DUAL DIAGNOSIS CAPABLE) LEVEL III.5 SA: SHT TERM RESIDENTIAL - Adult (DUAL DIAGNOSIS CAPABLE) Definition The following is based on the Adult Criteria of the Patient Placement Criteria for the Treatment of Substance-Related Disorders

More information

Department of Health Services. Alcohol and Other Drug Services Division

Department of Health Services. Alcohol and Other Drug Services Division Department of Health Services Alcohol and Other Drug Services Division Summary of Programs and Services Rita Scardaci, MPH, Health Services Director Gino Giannavola, AODS Division Director Alcohol and

More information

Plattsburgh City Court DRUG COURT HANDBOOK. Hon. Penelope D. Clute Drug Court Judge. Welcome to Plattsburgh City Court. Drug Court

Plattsburgh City Court DRUG COURT HANDBOOK. Hon. Penelope D. Clute Drug Court Judge. Welcome to Plattsburgh City Court. Drug Court Plattsburgh City Court DRUG COURT HANDBOOK Hon. Penelope D. Clute Drug Court Judge Welcome to Plattsburgh City Court Drug Court This Handbook is designed to: Drug Court Eligibility and Exclusionary Criteria

More information

The Drug Court program is for addicted offenders. The program treats a drug as a drug and an addict as an addict, regardless of the drug of choice.

The Drug Court program is for addicted offenders. The program treats a drug as a drug and an addict as an addict, regardless of the drug of choice. Drug Court Handbook Mission Statement Drug Courts in the 7th Judicial District will strive to reduce recidivism of alcohol & drug offenders in the criminal justice system and provide community protection

More information

CLINICAL SERVICES TREATMENT TRACKS. Drug and Alcohol Treatment. Drug and Alcohol Treatment

CLINICAL SERVICES TREATMENT TRACKS. Drug and Alcohol Treatment. Drug and Alcohol Treatment ABRAXAS OHIO For over 20 years Abraxas Ohio has been serving youth and families through partnerships with juvenile court systems and child caring agencies throughout the state of Ohio. The Abraxas Group,

More information

OUR MISSION. WestCare s mission. is to empower everyone whom. we come into contact with. to engage in a process of healing, growth and change,

OUR MISSION. WestCare s mission. is to empower everyone whom. we come into contact with. to engage in a process of healing, growth and change, OUR MISSION WestCare s mission is to empower everyone whom we come into contact with to engage in a process of healing, growth and change, benefiting themselves, their families, coworkers and communities.

More information

SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT PROGRAMS AT THE CORRECTIONS CENTER OF NORTHWEST OHIO

SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT PROGRAMS AT THE CORRECTIONS CENTER OF NORTHWEST OHIO SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT PROGRAMS AT THE CORRECTIONS CENTER OF NORTHWEST OHIO Appropriate treatment helps to prevent recidivism among offenders. This holds true at the Corrections Center of Northwest

More information

SEBASTIAN COUNTY DRUG COURT. Client Handbook

SEBASTIAN COUNTY DRUG COURT. Client Handbook SEBASTIAN COUNTY DRUG COURT Client Handbook Page 1 Revised 6-26-2013 INTRODUCTION TO DRUG COURT You have been arrested for a felony crime and have been identified as a person who may have a drug problem.

More information

24647 NORTH MILWAUKEE AVENUE VERNON HILLS, ILLINOIS 60061

24647 NORTH MILWAUKEE AVENUE VERNON HILLS, ILLINOIS 60061 24647 NORTH MILWAUKEE AVENUE VERNON HILLS, ILLINOIS 60061 Our Guiding Philosophy FACE-IT is an innovative residential treatment program for juvenile probationers operated by the 19 th Judicial Circuit

More information

INSPIRING CHANGE, TRANSFORMING LIVES

INSPIRING CHANGE, TRANSFORMING LIVES INSPIRING CHANGE, TRANSFORMING LIVES TM Addiction recovery for men & WOMEN About US Balboa Horizons recognizes that choosing addiction treatment is a significant life-changing decision. Everyone has unique

More information

Mental Health/Substance Abuse Resources (2-2015 Rick Ministry research)

Mental Health/Substance Abuse Resources (2-2015 Rick Ministry research) Waukesha County Health and Human Services A brief summation of WCH & HS Process: They do provide both services in the area of Mental Health and Substance Abuse. These service are not free, the cost is

More information

COLQUITT SUPERIOR COURT SUBSTANCE ABUSE/MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT COURT PROGRAM

COLQUITT SUPERIOR COURT SUBSTANCE ABUSE/MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT COURT PROGRAM COLQUITT SUPERIOR COURT SUBSTANCE ABUSE/MENTAL HEALTH TREATMENT COURT PROGRAM PARTICIPANT HANDBOOK for Drug Court Program Colquitt Superior Court Southern Judicial Circuit PROGRAM DESCRIPTION The Drug

More information

Georgia Accountability Court Adult Felony Drug Court. Policy and Procedure Manual

Georgia Accountability Court Adult Felony Drug Court. Policy and Procedure Manual Georgia Accountability Court Adult Felony Drug Court Policy and Procedure Manual Contents Policy and Procedure Manual: Adult Felony Drug Court Overall purpose...3 Mission Statement...4 Adult Drug Court

More information

Addiction takes a toll not only on the

Addiction takes a toll not only on the FAMILY PROGRAM Addiction takes a toll not only on the individual, but on the family, as well. When using, addicts are selfish and selfcentered; their wants and needs are placed ahead of the ones they love.

More information

THE SHEPHERD S INN Attention Intake Coordinator 156 Mills St, Atlanta, Georgia 30313 Phone: (404) 588-4015 Fax: (404) 215-9470 www.atlantamission.

THE SHEPHERD S INN Attention Intake Coordinator 156 Mills St, Atlanta, Georgia 30313 Phone: (404) 588-4015 Fax: (404) 215-9470 www.atlantamission. THE SHEPHERD S INN Attention Intake Coordinator 156 Mills St, Atlanta, Georgia 30313 Phone: (404) 588-4015 Fax: (404) 215-9470 www.atlantamission.org PDP INTAKE APPLICATION Thank you for taking this important

More information

Phoenix House Services for Children & Adults in California

Phoenix House Services for Children & Adults in California Phoenix House Services for Children & Adults in California Call Center: 818 686 3079 (Monday Friday, 8am-5pm) 800 378 4435 (Evenings and Weekends) Phoenix Houses of California, Inc. 11600 Eldridge Ave.

More information

City of Lawrence 2009 Alcohol Tax Funds Request for Proposals Calendar Year 2009 (January December) Cover Page. Lawrence Community Shelter, Inc.

City of Lawrence 2009 Alcohol Tax Funds Request for Proposals Calendar Year 2009 (January December) Cover Page. Lawrence Community Shelter, Inc. City of Lawrence 2009 Alcohol Tax Funds Request for Proposals Calendar Year 2009 (January December) Cover Page Agency Name: Program Name: Contact Person: Lawrence Community Shelter, Inc. (LCS) Substance

More information

Exclusive support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people facing addiction, mental or sexual health concerns.

Exclusive support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people facing addiction, mental or sexual health concerns. Exclusive support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people facing addiction, mental or sexual health concerns. 800-547-7433 Pride-institute.com Treatment Philosophy PRIDE Institute strengthens

More information

ATLANTIC JUDICIAL CIRCUIT DRUG COURT

ATLANTIC JUDICIAL CIRCUIT DRUG COURT ATLANTIC JUDICIAL CIRCUIT DRUG COURT History The Atlantic Judicial Circuit began exploring the possibility of a Drug Court in 2008 under the leadership of Superior Court Judge D. Jay Stewart. A planning

More information

STEPHEN CENTER HERO Program ~ Health, Empowerment, Responsibility and Opportunity ~

STEPHEN CENTER HERO Program ~ Health, Empowerment, Responsibility and Opportunity ~ STEPHEN CENTER HERO Program ~ Health, Empowerment, Responsibility and Opportunity ~ The HERO Program is located at 5217 S. 28 th, Omaha Nebraska, 68107. The phone number is (402) 715-5440. The Stephen

More information

Clay/Becker Veterans Treatment Court. Participant Handbook

Clay/Becker Veterans Treatment Court. Participant Handbook Clay/Becker Veterans Treatment Court Participant Handbook March 2014 THIS BOOK BELONGS TO: NAME: CD TX PROGRAM: COUNSELOR NAME: PHONE NUMBER: AFTERCARE: COUNSELOR NAME: PHONE NUMBER: MENTOR NAME: PHONE

More information

TABLE OF CONTENTS 2 10 QUESTIONS TO ASK

TABLE OF CONTENTS 2 10 QUESTIONS TO ASK TABLE OF CONTENTS Do You Offer Treatment Programs for People Who Have a Dual-Diagnosis Disorder? What Role Will My Family Play in the Rehabilitative Process? Do You Have Medical Personnel Available to

More information

PART 822 CHEMICAL DEPENDENCE OUTPATIENT SERVICES INDIVIDUAL TREATMENT PLAN

PART 822 CHEMICAL DEPENDENCE OUTPATIENT SERVICES INDIVIDUAL TREATMENT PLAN INDIVIDUAL TREATMENT PLAN PATIENT NAME: John Doe PATIENT ID # 9078 ADMISSION 6-28-11 AXIS AXIS I: 303.9, 304.3 II: 799.9 Deferred I: III: Nicotine use I: IV: Legal Issues; family issues Axis I co-occurring

More information

Stopping the Revolving Door for Mentally Ill Offenders in the Criminal Justice System via Diversion and Re-entry Programs

Stopping the Revolving Door for Mentally Ill Offenders in the Criminal Justice System via Diversion and Re-entry Programs GEORGIA GEORGIA GEORGIA GEORGIA GEORGIA Department of Corrections ON THE MOVE Stopping the Revolving Door for Mentally Ill Offenders in the Criminal Justice System via Diversion and Re-entry Programs Academic

More information

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Centers

Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Centers Division of State Operated Healthcare Facilities Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Centers Jenny Wood Interim ADATC Team Leader HHS LOC Mental Health Subcommittee February 24, 2014 ADATC Locations R.J.

More information

Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board. 106-11-Alcohol and Drug Adult Day Treatment Services

Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board. 106-11-Alcohol and Drug Adult Day Treatment Services 106-11-Alcohol and Drug Adult Day Treatment Services Fund/Agency: 106 Fairfax-Falls Church Community Services Board Personnel Services $1,480,282 Operating Expenses $288,147 Recovered Costs $0 Capital

More information

BUTLER COUNTY CDAT PARTICIPANT HANDBOOK (COURT-DIRECTED ADDICTION TREATMENT)

BUTLER COUNTY CDAT PARTICIPANT HANDBOOK (COURT-DIRECTED ADDICTION TREATMENT) BUTLER COUNTY CDAT PARTICIPANT HANDBOOK (COURT-DIRECTED ADDICTION TREATMENT) COURT OF COMMON PLEAS KEITH M. SPAETH, JUDGE 315 High Street Hamilton, OH 45011 TABLE OF CONTENTS Welcome and Introduction..

More information

Housing Services Office (HSO) Newsletter Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services (BHCS)

Housing Services Office (HSO) Newsletter Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services (BHCS) (HSO) Newsletter Alameda County Behavioral Health Care Services (BHCS) A defendant waits for his case to be heard at the Alameda County Homeless Caring Court in Oakland Friday. Photo: Doug Oakley, East

More information

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Phoenix Houses of Texas

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Phoenix Houses of Texas What types of treatment do you offer and how long do they last? Residential programs are structured for approximately 30-45 days. In our residential programs, clients live on campus in a structured yet

More information

Chapter 388-877B WAC CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY SERVICES. Section One--Chemical Dependency--Detoxification Services

Chapter 388-877B WAC CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY SERVICES. Section One--Chemical Dependency--Detoxification Services Chapter 388-877B WAC CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY SERVICES Section One--Chemical Dependency--Detoxification Services WAC 388-877B-0100 Chemical dependency detoxification services--general. The rules in WAC 388-877B-0100

More information

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Phoenix House New England

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) Phoenix House New England About What is? Phoenix House is a nationally recognized and accredited behavioral healthcare provider, specializing in the treatment and prevention of substance use disorders and co-occurring substance

More information

PIERCE COUNTY DRUG COURT PARTICIPANT HANDBOOK. Last updated 09.01.13

PIERCE COUNTY DRUG COURT PARTICIPANT HANDBOOK. Last updated 09.01.13 PIERCE COUNTY DRUG COURT PARTICIPANT HANDBOOK 0 WELCOME The Drug Court is an intervention program for adults who have pled guilty to a crime related to their drug or alcohol addiction. It is a cooperative

More information

PERSONAL RECOVERY PROGRAM INTAKE APPLICATION

PERSONAL RECOVERY PROGRAM INTAKE APPLICATION Attention: Intake Coordinator 1801 S. 35 th Ave Phoenix, AZ 85009 Phone: (602) 346-3360; Fax: (602) 233-1329 phoenixrescuemission.org PERSONAL RECOVERY PROGRAM INTAKE APPLICATION Thank you for taking this

More information

is to empower everyone whom we come into contact with to engage in a process of healing, their families, coworkers and UPLIFTING THE HUMAN SPIRIT

is to empower everyone whom we come into contact with to engage in a process of healing, their families, coworkers and UPLIFTING THE HUMAN SPIRIT OUR MISSION WestCare s mission is to empower everyone whom we come into contact with to engage in a process of healing, growth and change, benefiting themselves, their families, coworkers and communities.

More information

Committed to Community Caring 2014

Committed to Community Caring 2014 Addictions Crisis Center Broome County ABLE Re-entry Program Catholic Charities Fairview Community Residence Federal Bureau of Prisons Greater Binghamton Health Center Opportunities for Broome Rescue Mission

More information

Veteran's Services. How the Program Works

Veteran's Services. How the Program Works Veteran's Services 1) Turner House Living Center for Veterans, Inc. 825 Simonds Road Williamstown, MA 01267 (413)458-8234 How the Program Works BACKGROUND: There are currently 113,000 homeless veterans

More information

INTAKE APPLICATION. TPH Intake Application 083110 JAC - 1/5

INTAKE APPLICATION. TPH Intake Application 083110 JAC - 1/5 THE POTTER S HOUSE Attention Intake Coordinator 655 Potter's House Road, Jefferson, GA 30549 Phone: (706) 543-8338, Extension 5103; Fax: 706-546-9929 tphintake@atlantamission.org, www.atlantamission.org

More information

PARTICIPANT HANDBOOK LYON AND CHASE COUNTIES

PARTICIPANT HANDBOOK LYON AND CHASE COUNTIES DRUG COURT PARTICIPANT HANDBOOK LYON AND CHASE COUNTIES Updated August 2014 MISSION STATEMENT Drug Court in the 5 th Judicial District will strive to reduce recidivism of alcohol and drug offenders in

More information

TABLE OF CONTENTS. Program Description... 1. DUI Court Supervision... 3. DUI Court Program Rules... 4. Program Fees... 7. Treatment Procedures...

TABLE OF CONTENTS. Program Description... 1. DUI Court Supervision... 3. DUI Court Program Rules... 4. Program Fees... 7. Treatment Procedures... DUI Court Program Participants Handbook Revised June 2011 TABLE OF CONTENTS Section Page Program Description... 1 DUI Court Supervision... 3 DUI Court Program Rules... 4 Program Fees... 7 Treatment Procedures...

More information

If You are a Professional...

If You are a Professional... This is A.A. General Service Conference-approved literature If You are a Professional... Alcoholics Anonymous wants to work with you ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS is a fellowship of men and women who share their

More information

TheRecoveryBook.com. Answers to All Your Questions About Addiction and Alcoholism and Finding Health and Happiness in Sobriety

TheRecoveryBook.com. Answers to All Your Questions About Addiction and Alcoholism and Finding Health and Happiness in Sobriety Quick Start Guide The Recovery Book: Answers to All Your Questions About Addiction and Alcoholism and Finding Health and Happiness in Sobriety How To Use The Recovery Book Newcomers, start here: Are you

More information

Manatee County Drug Court Overview. The Drug Court concept began in 1989 in Miami-Dade County in response to the crack

Manatee County Drug Court Overview. The Drug Court concept began in 1989 in Miami-Dade County in response to the crack Manatee County Drug Court Overview Prepared by: Manatee County Drug Court Alfred James, Manager January 2014 Drug Court History The Drug Court concept began in 1989 in Miami-Dade County in response to

More information

WELCOME HOME PROJECT: BREAKING THE CYCLE OF RECIDIVISM. By: Keziah Harmon and Arlene Browne

WELCOME HOME PROJECT: BREAKING THE CYCLE OF RECIDIVISM. By: Keziah Harmon and Arlene Browne WELCOME HOME PROJECT: BREAKING THE CYCLE OF RECIDIVISM By: Keziah Harmon and Arlene Browne Presented at: NACSW Convention 2013 October, 2013 Atlanta, GA Welcome Home Project: Breaking the Cycle of Recidivism

More information

Results from the Substance Abuse Programs in Jails Survey Conducted Fall 2013

Results from the Substance Abuse Programs in Jails Survey Conducted Fall 2013 Results from the Substance Abuse Programs in Jails Survey Conducted Fall 2013 Results from the Substance Abuse Programs in Jails Survey Conducted Fall 2013 INTRODUCTION This document summarizes the results

More information

Northeast Wisconsin Veteran s Treatment Court

Northeast Wisconsin Veteran s Treatment Court Northeast Wisconsin Veteran s Treatment Court Participant Handbook The 8 th Judicial District is comprised of: Brown, Door, Kewaunee, Marinette, Oconto, Outagamie and Waupaca Counties. Established 2011

More information

MANDATORY SUPERVISION COURT: Blueprint for Success

MANDATORY SUPERVISION COURT: Blueprint for Success MANDATORY SUPERVISION COURT: Blueprint for Success The FIRST YEAR OF REALIGNMENT 1906 Local Prison Sentences: 93% Drug & Property Crimes MSOs treated as high risk probationers Inconsistent approach amongst

More information

WHAT MAKES A PERSON ELIGIBLE FOR THE DRUG COURT PROGRAM? WHAT HAPPENS NOW THAT I HAVE BEEN ACCEPTED INTO DRUG COURT?

WHAT MAKES A PERSON ELIGIBLE FOR THE DRUG COURT PROGRAM? WHAT HAPPENS NOW THAT I HAVE BEEN ACCEPTED INTO DRUG COURT? WHAT MAKES A PERSON ELIGIBLE FOR THE DRUG COURT PROGRAM? A person who is interested in the Drug Court Program is looked at for both legal and social factors to determine if they may be admitted. These

More information

Hamilton County Municipal and Common Pleas Court Guide

Hamilton County Municipal and Common Pleas Court Guide Hamilton County Municipal and Common Pleas Court Guide Updated July 2015 PREVENTION ASSESSMENT TREATMENT REINTEGRATION MUNICIPAL & COMMON PLEAS COURT GUIDE Table of Contents Table of Contents... 2 Municipal

More information

Empowering people to improve their lives.

Empowering people to improve their lives. Empowering people to improve their lives. Content TOPICS 2 ABOUT US What we do / Who we serve / Services 4 OUR PHILOSOPHY Environment matters / Holistic approach Gender specific 6 ADMISSION Assessment

More information

What Families and Loved Ones Need to Know

What Families and Loved Ones Need to Know What Families and Loved Ones Need to Know Answers to your questions about addiction, treatment and recovery For families faced with addiction, hope is real, and help is ready at Hazelden. Center City,

More information

AH: Welcome to today s #AHchat! Our topic is Alcohol Complications for those struggling with Dual Diagnosis Issues

AH: Welcome to today s #AHchat! Our topic is Alcohol Complications for those struggling with Dual Diagnosis Issues Tweet Chat Script from Andre Evans of Sovereign Health Treatment Center discussing Alcohol Complications for Those Struggling with Dual Diagnosis February 12, 2015 AH: Welcome to today s #AHchat! Our topic

More information

An Introduction to NA Meetings. IP No. 29

An Introduction to NA Meetings. IP No. 29 An Introduction to NA Meetings IP No. 29 If you re new to NA or planning to go to a Narcotics Anonymous meeting for the first time, it might be nice to know a little bit about what happens in our meetings.

More information

Table of Contents. Chairman s Note... 05. AAC Mission... 07. The Disease of Addiction... 07. Admission Process... 08. Levels of Care...

Table of Contents. Chairman s Note... 05. AAC Mission... 07. The Disease of Addiction... 07. Admission Process... 08. Levels of Care... 2 03 Table of Contents Chairman s Note... 05 AAC Mission... 07 The Disease of Addiction... 07 Admission Process... 08 Levels of Care... 09 Desert Hope... 11 Greenhouse... 12 Forterus... 13 Singer Island...

More information

Residential Treatment Center

Residential Treatment Center Cincinnati s Premier Residential Treatment Center LOCATED Highly individualized drug and alcohol recovery Upscale accommodations on a private 51-acre estate northeast of Cincinnati in Batavia TOWNSHIP,

More information

LEGACY FAMILY COURT OF DALLAS COUNTY - TRAINING

LEGACY FAMILY COURT OF DALLAS COUNTY - TRAINING LEGACY FAMILY COURT OF DALLAS COUNTY - TRAINING HON. TENA T. CALLAHAN Judge, 302 nd Family District Court State Bar of Texas SEX, DRUGS & SURVEILLANCE January 10-11, 2013 Houston CHAPTER 5.2 TABLE OF

More information

City Vision College (Course 414): Help for Alcoholics

City Vision College (Course 414): Help for Alcoholics City Vision College (Course 414): Help for Alcoholics Chapter 4: The Tools of Recovery (pages 65 85) 1. According to your text, how many million Americans currently abuse or are dependent on alcohol? How

More information

Alcohol and Chemical Dependency Inpatient Treatment Programs

Alcohol and Chemical Dependency Inpatient Treatment Programs Alcohol and Chemical Dependency Inpatient Treatment Programs Road to Recovery For the treatment of alcohol or chemical dependency, Marworth s specialized programs incorporate a person s unique lifestyle,

More information

Funding and Service Agreement 1. Non-medical Voluntary Drug Treatment and Rehabilitation Services

Funding and Service Agreement 1. Non-medical Voluntary Drug Treatment and Rehabilitation Services 1 Non-medical Voluntary Drug Treatment and Rehabilitation Services I Service definition Introduction 1. The non-medical voluntary drug treatment and rehabilitation service caters for the needs of those

More information

STATEN ISLAND TREATMENT COURT

STATEN ISLAND TREATMENT COURT Felony Participant ONTATS Staten Island Treatment ourt 67 Targee Street Staten Island, New York 10304 718.273.1696 718.390.5180 TAS (Treatment Alternatives to Street rime) 387 Van Duzer Street Staten Island,

More information

Treatment. Adult Day Treatment Programs/Mental and Behavioral Health Services

Treatment. Adult Day Treatment Programs/Mental and Behavioral Health Services Treatment Adult Day Treatment Programs/Mental and Behavioral Health Services Provides an intensive 90-day outpatient treatment program for men (age 18 or over) with a dual diagnosis. Offers individualized

More information

CATALOG OF GROUP ACTIVITIES

CATALOG OF GROUP ACTIVITIES CATALOG OF GROUP ACTIVITIES PRAIRIE RIDGE ADDICTION TREATMENTSERVICES 2008 1 Pathways to Responsible Living (formerly Strategies for Self-Improvement and Change - SSC) Facilitator: Dana Hrubetz Mondays

More information

Hamilton County Municipal and Common Pleas Court Guide

Hamilton County Municipal and Common Pleas Court Guide Hamilton County Municipal and Common Pleas Court Guide Updated January 2012 PREVENTION ASSESSMENT TREATMENT REINTEGRATION MUNICIPAL & COMMON PLEAS COURT GUIDE Table of Contents Table of Contents... 2 Municipal

More information

Treatment Resources for Substance Use Disorders

Treatment Resources for Substance Use Disorders Treatment Resources for Substance Use Disorders The treatment of substance use disorders can be very complex; there are many levels of care and the treatment network can be challenging to navigate. Substance

More information

ALTERNATIVES TO INCARCERATION IN A NUTSHELL

ALTERNATIVES TO INCARCERATION IN A NUTSHELL ALTERNATIVES TO INCARCERATION IN A NUTSHELL An alternative to incarceration is any kind of punishment other than time in prison or jail that can be given to a person who commits a crime. Frequently, punishments

More information

A Sierra Tucson Report. Best Practices of Top Psychiatric Hospitals

A Sierra Tucson Report. Best Practices of Top Psychiatric Hospitals A Sierra Tucson Report Best Practices of Top Psychiatric Hospitals 0 Introduction Since the day Sierra Tucson opened for business in 1981, we have placed great importance on adhering to the highest standards

More information

Snyder County. Resource Directory

Snyder County. Resource Directory Snyder County Resource Directory Snyder County Resource Directory Table of Contents Service Page Snyder County Alcohol and Drugs Services...4 Alcoholics Anonymous...5 Bethesda Day Treatment...5 Berwick

More information

888.302.5580 helpforwomen.com

888.302.5580 helpforwomen.com 888.302.5580 helpforwomen.com Addiction and Trauma Treatment Exclusively for Women The Recovery Center for Women provides expert and compassionate treatment to women suffering with addiction, trauma and

More information

AOD Women s Services - Directory of Resources Table of Contents

AOD Women s Services - Directory of Resources Table of Contents Contra Costa County Behavioral Health Division Alcohol and Other Drugs Services Administration 1220 Morello Ave, Suite 200 Martinez, CA 94553 Phone: (925) 335-3330 Fax: (925) 335-3318 http://cchealth.org/aod

More information