Veterans Affairs Medical Center Comprehensive OP Substance Abuse3701 Loop Road East
Tuscaloosa, AL 35404
Veterans Affairs Medical Center provides a wide array of treatment types and services. You can see them all here or if you are interested in specific services, you can click one of the filter buttons above.
Type of care refers to the primary types of care that Veterans Affairs Medical Center provides. These are generally the main focuses of care that Veterans Affairs Medical Center provides.
Service Setting tells you what kind of treatment environments are provided for care. These generally range from inpatient (individual stays at the treatment facility), outpatient (individual goes to the treatment center at specified times but returns home each day) and many others. Veterans Affairs Medical Center provides the following service settings:
The treatment approaches provided by Veterans Affairs Medical Center are the main treatment methods that Veterans Affairs Medical Center provides. It is important to understand the different types of treatment approaches as they vary in methodology and application. A good example that many people are familiar with would be the 12 step approach such as AA. Other familiar approaches are cognitive behavior therapy or group therapy.
Special programs are more specific types of care offered by Veterans Affairs Medical Center. They can be focused on age groups such as seniors or adolescents, or groups of individuals such as LGBTQ or Veterans. Special programs allow Veterans Affairs Medical Center to provide unique types of care to a wide array of individuals.
Type of Care:Drug and Alcohol Treatment Services Detox Buprenorphine Used In Treatment Naltrexone (oral)
Service Setting:Outpatient Drug Rehab Outpatient Detoxification Outpatient Methadone/Buprenorphine or Vivitrol Intensive Outpatient Treatment Regular Outpatient Treatment
Treatment Approaches:Cognitive/behavior Therapy
Special Programs:Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders