KAR House Residential Substance Abuse Program - Ketchikan Alaska

KAR House Residential Substance Abuse Program - Ketchikan, AK

Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program is a methadone and general addiction rehab center in Ketchikan, AK, situated at 126 Washington Street, Suite 100 in the 99901 zip code. Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program specializes in suboxone prescription, naltrexone administration and buprenorphine maintenance. It is able to accommodate young adults and adults. Some of the treatment approaches used by Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program include cognitive behavioral therapy, contingency management/motivational incentives and rational emotive behavioral therapy. In addition, it provides individual counseling, health education services and family counseling. Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program caters its treatment program to men and women.

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Address: 126 Washington Street, Suite 100, Ketchikan, AK 99901

  1. Types of Care
  2. Service Settings
  3. Opioid Medications used in Treatment
  4. External Opioid Medications Source
  5. Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment
  6. External Source of Medications Used for Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment
  7. Type Of Treatment
  8. Pharmacotherapies
  9. Treatment Approaches
  10. FacilityOwnership
  11. License/Certification/Accreditation
  12. Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted
  13. Payment Assistance Available
  14. Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported
  15. Assessment/Pre-treatment
  16. Screening & Testing
  17. Transitional Services
  18. Ancillary Services
  19. Counseling Services and Education
  20. Tobacco/Screening Services
  21. Facility Smoking Policy
  22. Age Groups Accepted
  23. Gender Accepted
  24. Services for deaf

Additional details on KAR House Residential Substance Abuse Program in Ketchikan, AK:

Types of Care at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Transitional housing, halfway house, or sober home
  • Substance use treatment
  • Treatment for co-occurring serious mental health illness/serious emotional disturbance and substance use disorders

Service Settings at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • full residential treatment
  • long-term residential treatment
  • short-term residential treatment

Opioid Medications used in Treatment at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Buprenorphine used in Treatment
  • Naltrexone used in Treatment

External Opioid Medications Source at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Personal physician/health care provider

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Accepts clients using medication assisted treatment for alcohol use disorder but prescribed elsewhere
  • This facility administers/prescribes medication for alcohol use disorder

External Source of Medications Used for Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Personal physician/health care provider

Type Of Treatment at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • buprenorphine maintenance
  • suboxone prescription
  • naltrexone administration

Pharmacotherapies at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Disulfiram (Antabuse)
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Ex. Suboxone)
  • Buprenorphine without naloxone
  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Naltrexone (extended-release, injectable naltrexone - Vivitrol)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders

Treatment Approaches at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • anger management
  • brief intervention
  • cognitive behavioral therapy
  • contingency management/motivational incentives
  • dialectical behavior therapy
  • motivational interviewing
  • rational emotive behavioral therapy
  • relapse prevention
  • substance use counseling
  • trauma-related counseling
  • 12-step facilitation

FacilityOwnership at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • a private non-profit organization

License/Certification/Accreditation at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • State substance abuse agency
  • State department of health
  • State mental health department
  • The Joint Commission

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Federal funding
  • Medicaid
  • Private health insurance
  • Cash or self-payment
  • State-financed health insurance plan other than Medicaid

Payment Assistance Available at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Payment assistance
  • Sliding fee scale

Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • adult women
  • adult men
  • court/judicial system clients
  • people with co-occurring substance use and mental disorders
  • people with trauma

Assessment/Pre-treatment at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Comprehensive mental health assessment
  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Interim services for clients
  • Outreach to persons in the community

Screening & Testing at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Breathalyzer or blood alcohol testing
  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • Screening for mental disorders
  • Screening for substance use
  • Drug and alcohol oral fluid testing

Transitional Services at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Aftercare/continuing care
  • Discharge Planning
  • Naloxone and overdose education
  • Outcome follow-up after discharge

Ancillary Services at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • case management
  • housing services
  • mental health services
  • self-help groups
  • social skills development
  • professional intervention
  • mentoring/peer support

Counseling Services and Education at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • individual counseling
  • group counseling
  • family counseling
  • marital/couples counseling
  • substance use education
  • hepatitis education, counseling and support
  • HIV and AIDS education, support and counseling
  • health education services
  • employment counseling or training
  • vocational training and educational support

Tobacco/Screening Services at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Screening for tobacco use

Facility Smoking Policy at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Smoking not permitted

Age Groups Accepted at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • adults
  • young adults

Gender Accepted at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • women
  • men

Services for deaf at Kar House Residential Substance Abuse Program

  • Services for the deaf and hard of hearing are available

Phone #: 907-225-3510

Call (877) 855-0765 for 24/7 help with treatment.

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Benefits of Medication Assisted Treatment at KAR House Residential Substance Abuse Program

Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) is an evidence-based approach to addiction recovery that combines behavioral therapy and counseling with the use of FDA-approved medications to treat substance use disorders (SUDs). MAT can be highly effective in helping individuals overcome addiction and achieve long-term recovery. Here are some of the benefits of Medication-Assisted Treatment for rehab at KAR House Residential Substance Abuse Program:

  1. Reduced Cravings: MAT medications can help reduce or eliminate cravings for drugs or alcohol, making it easier for individuals to abstain from substance use.

  2. Withdrawal Symptom Management: MAT medications can alleviate the uncomfortable and sometimes dangerous withdrawal symptoms associated with substance cessation, helping individuals to remain in treatment.

  3. Improved Treatment Retention: MAT has been shown to increase treatment retention rates, as individuals are more likely to stay engaged in therapy and counseling when they have medication support.

  4. Decreased Risk of Relapse: MAT can significantly reduce the risk of relapse, allowing individuals to focus on building a stable and drug-free life.

  5. Enhanced Quality of Life: By reducing drug cravings and withdrawal symptoms, MAT can improve an individual's overall quality of life, including their physical and mental health.

  6. Lowered Mortality Rates: MAT has been associated with reduced mortality rates among individuals with opioid use disorders, as it can help prevent fatal overdoses.

  7. Reduced Criminal Activity: Engaging in MAT can lead to a reduction in criminal activity associated with drug use, such as theft or drug-related offenses.

  8. Improved Mental Health: MAT can help stabilize an individual's mental health, as substance use often exacerbates co-occurring mental health disorders.

  9. Supportive Counseling: MAT programs typically include counseling and therapy, which can help individuals address the underlying issues contributing to their addiction and develop coping strategies.

  10. Increased Functionality: Individuals in MAT programs often experience improved social and occupational functioning, as they can focus on rebuilding their lives without the constant interference of drug cravings.

  11. Greater Success in Other Areas of Life: With the support of MAT, individuals can work on improving their relationships, education, employment, and housing situations, leading to a more stable and fulfilling life.

  12. Potential for Long-Term Recovery: MAT can be a stepping stone to long-term recovery by providing the stability needed to make positive life changes and maintain sobriety.

It's important to note that the effectiveness of MAT may vary depending on the individual and the specific substance use disorder being treated. The choice of medication and the treatment plan should be tailored to the individual's needs and preferences, and it should be administered under the supervision of qualified staff at treatment centers, such as KAR House Residential Substance Abuse Program, in conjunction with counseling and behavioral therapies. MAT is not a one-size-fits-all solution, but it can be a valuable tool in the comprehensive approach to addiction recovery.

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