Overview:

El Centro del Pueblo staff is bilingual (Spanish/English) and racially diverse. They are able to offer mental health evidence based practices. Their Clinical Mental Health Programs also serve as a training site for the various graduate schools of Social Work from major universities in California. Services provided include center based and community based outpatient mental health services, psychiatric evaluation and medication support, and case management. They treat issues such as anxiety, depression, trauma, risk taking and disruptive behaviors in children and youth.

Admissions:

Programs for Women
Programs for Men
Adolescence Programs
Young Adult Programs
Bilingual Therapists

Financials:

Payment Assistance
Medicaid

Detox Services:

Psychotropic Medication:

Psychotropic medications (aka psychodynamic medication) are any medicines used specifically to affect and/or alter a patient's mind, emotions, and behaviors. Such psychiatric medicines are often used to change chemical levels in the brain that impact a person's mood and behavior. These medications include mood stabilizers, antidepressants, anti-ADHD drugs, and anti-anxiety medications.

Level of Care:

Individualized Treatment:

Certain drug and alcohol rehabs have standard treatment regimes they expect all patients to follow. Others offer individualized treatment, meaning they tailor treatment to a person's specific background and needs. For example, a rehab facility may adjust a treatment program to take into account the type of drug or addiction from which the person suffers, their age, medical condition(s), religious beliefs, or lifestyle.

Treatment Focus:

Mental Health:

Mental health rehabs focus on helping individuals recover from mental illnesses like bipolar disorder, clinical depression, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, and more. Mental health professionals at these facilities are trained to understand and treat mental health issues, both in individual and group settings.

Therapy Programs:

Recreational Therapy:

Recreational therapy (aka therapeutic recreation) uses creative and fun activities to help with addiction recovery. Recreational therapists lead patients in entertaining and engaging activities like sports or games; art (drawing, painting, sculpture); drama, music, and dance; and/or community outings (field trips) to improve patients' physical, social, and emotional well-being.

Family Therapy:

Research clearly demonstrates that recovery is far more successful and sustainable when loved ones like family members participate in rehab and substance abuse treatment. Genetic factors may be at play when it comes to drug and alcohol addiction, as well as mental health issues. Family dynamics often play a critical role in addiction triggers, and if properly educated, family members can be a strong source of support when it comes to rehabilitation.

Individual Therapy:

In individual therapy, a patient meets one-on-one with a trained psychologist or counselor. Therapy is a pivotal part of effective substance abuse treatment, as it often covers root causes of addiction, including challenges faced by the patient in their social, family, and work/school life.

Group Therapy:

Group therapy is any therapeutic work that happens in a group (not one-on-one). There are a number of different group therapy modalities, including support groups, experiential therapy, psycho-education, and more. Group therapy involves treatment as well as processing interaction between group members.
Last Updated: 01/22/2018

Rehabs near El Centro Del Pueblo

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    1 Review | Public | Accredited by SAMHSA, State License and Joint Commission
    Drug And Alcohol Abuse | Subacute Detox | Partial Hospitalization Program | Rational Behavior Therapy
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  • Betty Ford Center

    2 Reviews | Non-Profit | Accredited by SAMHSA, State License, Joint Commission and NAATP
    Mental Health And Drug Abuse | Medication-Assisted Treatment | Partial Hospitalization Program | Fitness Therapy
    39000 Bob Hope Drive Rancho Mirage, CA 92270