Quapaw House - Adolescent Treatment

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Quapaw House - Adolescent Treatment is a nonprofit rehab located in Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas. Quapaw House - Adolescent Treatment specializes in the treatment of substance, drug and alcohol abuse.

Quapaw House - Adolescent Treatment Focus:

Substance Abuse

Substance Abuse Treatment Centers focus on helping individuals recover from substance abuse, including alcohol and drug addiction (both illegal and prescription drugs). They often include the opportunity to engage in both individual as well as group therapy.

Opiate Addiction

Opiate Addiction Treatment Centers specialize in supporting those recovering from opioid addiction. They treat those suffering from addiction to illegal opioids like heroin, as well as prescription drugs like oxycodone. These centers typically combine both physical as well as mental and emotional support to help stop addiction. Physical support often includes medical detox and subsequent medical support (including medication), and mental support includes in-depth therapy to address the underlying causes of addiction.

Alcoholism

The goal of treatment for alcoholism is abstinence. Those with poor social support, poor motivation, or psychiatric disorders tend to relapse within a few years of treatment. For these people, success is measured by longer periods of abstinence, reduced use of alcohol, better health, and improved social functioning. Recovery and Maintenance are usually based on 12 step programs and AA meetings.

What does Quapaw House - Adolescent Treatment offer?

Residential (inpatient) Treatment

Residential treatment programs are those that offer housing and meals in addition to substance abuse treatment. Rehab facilities that offer residential treatment allow patients to focus solely on recovery, in an environment totally separate from their lives. Some rehab centers specialize in short-term residential treatment (a few days to a week or two), while others solely provide treatment on a long-term basis (several weeks to months). Some offer both, and tailor treatment to the patient's individual requirements.

Treatment Types:

12-Step

12-step programs are addiction recovery models based on Alcoholics Anonymous (AA). A number of substance abuse programs (including some drug and alcohol rehab centers) use the 12 steps as a basis for treatment. Beginning steps involve admitting powerlessness over the addiction and creating a spiritual basis for recovery. Middle steps including making direct amends to those who've been hurt by the addiction, and the final step is to assist others in addiction recovery in the same way. 12-Step offshoots including Narcotics Anonymous (NA), Cocaine Anonymous (CA), Dual Recovery Anonymous (DRA), Sex & Love Addicts Anonymous (SLAA) and Gamblers Anonymous (GA).

Family Program

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.

Therapies Offered:

Holistic Therapy

Rather than focusing solely on addiction, holistic therapy facilities treat patients in terms of their whole being. Holistic therapy is about more than just addiction and sobriety – it addresses the person’s life in its entirety, including career, physical, familial, and spiritual aspects.

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is a therapy modality that focuses on the relationship between one's thoughts, feelings, and behaviors. It is used to establish and allow for healthy responses to thoughts and feelings (instead of unhealthy responses, like using drugs or alcohol). CBT has been proven effective for recovering addicts of all kinds, and is used to strengthen a patient's own self-awareness and ability to self-regulate. CMT allows individuals to monitor their own emotional state, become more adept at communicating with others, and manage stress without needing to engage in substance abuse.

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.

Experiential Therapy

The Recrational Education Program follows the model of Adventure-Based Counseling designed for a setting where group process and debriefing are essential. The program offers our clients opportunities to improve their communication skills, decision-making skills, problem-solving skills, team building, trust building, and self-esteem building skills. Therapy is accomplished through hiking, camping, College tours, prison visits; and outdoor adventure across the state of Arkansas. Immersed in the very essence of adventure, a client will experience a sequence of activities and will enhance learning through, reflection, and debriefing. The client will develop insight into self through experiential learning. Our clients participate in the Recreational Program one a week, off site.

Quapaw House - Adolescent Treatment Highlights:

The mission of the Quapaw House Adolescent Treatment Center is the empowerment of chemically dependent teenagers and their families to develop healthy and responsible functioning through chemical-free living. This is accomplished by creating opportunities for change through intervention, prevention, education, and treatment. The goals of treatment are to learn to live free of mood-altering chemicals, to improve school performance, to develop interpersonal relationships, and to promote physical, spiritual, and mental health and well-being while in a safe and secure environment.
Educational Program: Quapaw House, Inc. education program is accredited by the Arkansas Department of Education and is located on-site. A Master's Level Special Education Teacher conducts individualized instruction in a self-contained classroom. The PACE program is used and assists our students in remedial instruction and assesses their educational needs. The school also provides GED and ACT preparation for those seeking higher education (minimum age 17).
Day School Available for patients