|Adult Treatment Programs - Chambersburg||Outpatient Treatment Program: Our outpatient treatment program provides individual counseling, group therapy, and life skills workshops to give clients the tools necessary to live a sober and healthy lifestyle. Individuals and their families are also educated on the nature of addiction, how to avoid relapse, and strategies for maintaining a drug-free lifestyle. Dual Diagnosis Treatment Program: Pyramid Healthcare provides dual diagnosis treatment, which addresses symptoms of both mental health disorders and addiction.
Urgent Services Provided:||Franklin||Pyramid Healthcare - Chambersburg||Pyramid Healthcare|
|Cove Forge BHS Pittsburgh - Outpatient Individual, Group and Family Therapy||Outpatient Individual Therapy
Traditional one on one hourly counseling focuses on issues such as family of interpersonal relationships, stress, anxiety and other emotional concerns in conjunction with chemical dependency (CD).
Outpatient Group Therapy
Weekly group therapy focuses on strategies for maintaining a sober, healthy lifestyle and developing a supportive external environment for recovery. This group also assists in identifying and resolving emotional/behavioral issues that could lead to relapse. Clients may continue with aftercare following treatment.
Outpatient Family Therapy
This program provides the family with education and support regarding the disease of chemical dependency (CD). We believe that families become ill when one or more members are chemically dependent and that the illness will progress without treatment. The program's goal is to offer awareness and alternatives to the frustration and confusion that results from the disease of chemical dependency (CD).
||Allegheny||Cove Forge BHS Pittsburgh||White Deer Run Inc|
|Eagleville Hospital||Eagleville Hospital is a 289 bed facility specializing in the treatment of substance use disorders, co-occurring disorders, and mental health issues. Services include detoxification, short and long term residential treatment, co-occurring disorders residential treatment, an acute inpatient co-occurring disorders unit and an older adult psychiatry program for individuals over 50. Speakers are available to provide educational programs on substance abuse and prevention.
||Montgomery||Eagleville Hospital||Eagleville Hospital|
|Gaudenzia - Common Ground Residential Substance Abuse Treatment Programs||Residential alcohol, drugs rehabilitation and detoxification program. Non-hospital detoxification unit, buprenorphine, dual diagnosis program, 14-day relapse program, variable length of stay rehabilitation, individual and group counseling, AA/NA/Double Trouble orientation, medical supervision, relapse prevention, vocational planning, continuing care planning, medication education and monitoring, psychiatric monitoring, family program and Return to Work conferences.||Dauphin||Gaudenzia, Inc - Common Ground||Gaudenzia, Inc|
|Gaudenzia - New View Residential Substance Abuse Treatment||Community Residential Rehabilitation program for Men and Women with Co-Occurring disorders. Operates as a Therapeutic Community (TC). The TC Model is especially suited for work with mentally ill individuals. Highly structured environment with daily activities, house rules, and close supervision of residents.
- Mental Health, Psychiatric, Chemical Use Assessment
- Evaluation of Social Skills
- Medication Monitoring
- Individual/Group/Family counseling
- Recreational Activities
Designed to be one to two years in length. The facility is an 8 bed program staffed 24 hours a day.||Dauphin||Gaudenzia - New View||Gaudenzia, Inc|
|Mazzitti & Sullivan Counseling Services - Harrisburg Drug and Alcohol Services||Provides evaluation and assessment for drug and alcohol problems; individual, group and family counseling services.||Dauphin||Mazzitti & Sullivan Counseling Services - Harrisburg||Mazzitti & Sullivan Counseling Services |
|Mazzitti & Sullivan Counseling Services - Hershey Drug and Alcohol Services||Provides evaluation and assessment for drug and alcohol problems; individual, group and family counseling services.||Dauphin||Mazzitti & Sullivan Counseling Services - Hershey||Mazzitti & Sullivan Counseling Services |
|Mazzitti & Sullivan Counseling Services - Mechanicsburg Drug and Alcohol Services||Provides evaluation and assessment for drug and alcohol problems; individual, group and family counseling services; student assistant services.||Cumberland||Mazzitti & Sullivan Counseling Services - Mechanicsburg||Mazzitti & Sullivan Counseling Services |
|Mazzitti & Sullivan Counseling Services - Middletown Drug and Alcohol Services||Provides evaluation and assessment for drug and alcohol problems; individual, group and family counseling services for adults ans adolescents.||Dauphin||Mazzitti & Sullivan Counseling Services - Middletown||Mazzitti & Sullivan Counseling Services |
|Outpatient Therapy, Hanover Office Susquehanna Valley Community Mental Health Services||Outpatient trauma-informed mental health and dual-diagnosis treatment. We also offer Dialectical Behavior Therapy programs.||York||Hanover Office Susquehanna Valley Community Mental Health Services||Susquehanna Valley Community Mental Health Services|
|Outpatient Therapy, York Office Susquehanna Valley Community Mental Health Services||Outpatient trauma-informed mental health and dual-diagnosis treatment. We also offer Dialectical Behavior Therapy programs.||York||York Office Susquehanna Valley Community Mental Health Services||Susquehanna Valley Community Mental Health Services|
|Parent to Parent of Pennsylvania||Parent to Parent Pennsylvania is the largest mentoring program in the state for families who have children or adults with disabilities or special needs. We match families together on a one-to-one basis with a Peer Supporter for purposes of emotional support and information. Parents/family members find great support from another parent/family member who has experienced the joys and challenges of parenting a child who has a disability or special need. Parent to Parent provides the kind of support that probably cannot come from any other resource.
Parent to Parent of PA can match for physical disabilities, developmental disabilities, special health care needs, behavioral/mental health concerns, foster care or adoption and educational issues. Please note: list is not inclusive.
Support Groups: Help parents or family members locate support group that meet their needs.
Technical Assistance: Provide technical assistance to local support and mentor groups.||Dauphin||Parent to Parent of Pennsylvania||Parent to Parent of Pennsylvania - National|
|Stairways Behavioral Health - 2919 State Street Office - Erie Drug & Alcohol||Persons struggling with both substance abuse and mental illness receive treatment and support in the 24-hour residential program provided by Stairways and Millcreek Community Hospital.||Erie||Stairways Behavioral Health - 2919 State Street Office||Stairways Behavioral Health|
|Stairways Behavioral Health - Gage House Dual Diagnosis||Gage House is a residential program with both short-term (21-30 days) and long-term (31-90) care for those with co-occurring mental health and substance abuse disorders. There is a strong support system and intensive skill building in a quiet and cheerful environment.||Erie||Stairways Behavioral Health - Gage House Dual Diagnosis||Stairways Behavioral Health|
|Teen Treatment Programs - Chambersburg||Outpatient Treatment Program: Our outpatient treatment program provides therapy and counseling for teens who have completed a stay in a residential facility or who are struggling with substance abuse. We provide professional evaluation and treatment recommendations. Our outpatient program considers all factors that may contribute to teen addiction, and addresses these issues through individual, family, and group therapy, among other treatment strategies.||Franklin||Pyramid Healthcare - Chambersburg||Pyramid Healthcare|
|Turtle Creek Valley MH/MR, Inc. - Diversion and Acute Stabilization||Provides intensive, short-term residential psychiatric and dual recovery (mental health and substance abuse) treatment. This program is often used as an alternative to or step down from a hospital-based inpatient unit. For some residents, the program offers a respite from stressful life circumstances and most participate in our Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) in order to receive intensive treatment to learn how to better understand, cope with and manage their illness and find more success in their recovery journey after discharge. In addition to their treatment activities, DAS program staff support residents with their daily living activities and medication and other health needs, while also coordinating social and recreational activities. DAS staff also work closely with the PHP staff and other staff, invested family and community supports to help ensure smooth and effective discharge planning.||Allegheny||Turtle Creek Valley MH/MR, Inc.||Turtle Creek Valley MH/MR, Inc.|
|United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - Coaching into Care||the Veterans Health Administration's Coaching into Care provides a free and confidential coaching service to help callers discover new ways to support their Military Members with a goal of getting them into Mental Health treatment or learn of other resources to resolve issues. The Families of Soldiers and Veterans now have a chance to receive assistance and on-going follow-up with a Life Coach from the VA.
Coaching Into Care is aimed to show the Family Member how to support their Military Member, with regular one-on-one ‘life coaching’ via phone, which provides the skills of communication, education, navigating the VA system, treatment options, how to positively deal with a Military Member’s resistance to treatment; use of web-based video training to understand causes and find solutions.||United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - MIRECC and CoE||United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration|
|United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - MIRECC and CoE||The Veterans Health Administration (VHA) implements the medical assistance program of the VA through the administration and operation of numerous VA Medical Centers (VAMC), Outpatient Clinics (OPC), Community Based Outpatient Clinics (CBOC), and VA Community Living Centers (VA Nursing Home) Programs.
The Mental Illness Research, Education and Clinical Centers (MIRECC) were established by Congress with the goal of researching the causes and treatments of mental disorders and using education to put new knowledge into routine clinical practice in the VA. Specialized mental health Centers of Excellence (MH CoE) are an essential component of VA’s response to meeting the mental health needs of Veterans.||United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration - MIRECC and CoE||United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration|
|Veterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System - University Drive Campus: Behavioral Health Services||VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System offers inpatient and outpatient psychiatric care in the Consolidation Building at University Drive.
Inpatient units provide a multidisciplinary approach with medicine, psychiatry, nursing and social work services. This treatment team meets daily to discuss new needs, presenting barriers to treatments, medication changes and the treatment plan. Individual time is spent with each veteran specific to each discipline. During time on the acute impatient units, a veteran will receive treatment that is diagnosis specific.
Mood disorders, anxiety and co-occurring substance abuse are treated on the 4th floor, which specializes in the recovery model. The 5th floor focuses on schizophrenia and thought disorders.
While on the units, veterans benefit from various modalities of treatment such as group programming and specialized interventions from psychology and nursing teams. Workbooks are provided for recovery-focused care pertaining to drug and alcohol and other specific diagnoses. Social work assists as part of the treatment team, facilitating appropriate care plans, brokering between programs, assisting with therapeutic goals and arranging appropriate level of care and follow up. Social work assists with drug and alcohol evaluations, family interventions, community and VA referrals for programming. Social work often interacts with other VA facilities in VISN-4 in order to determine appropriate in home services and programming that may be able to meet a veteran’s specific needs. On occasion, veterans may require longer term care. Those veterans are referred to the 3rd floor for extended psychiatric treatment.
Veterans discharge from the inpatient units to many levels of care, some of which are home, residential programming, drug and alcohol treatment centers, nursing homes, and group or personal care home living.
Behavioral health services at VA Pittsburgh include:|
Treatment addresses the following:
- In-patient Psychiatric Unit,
- Homeless Veterans Services,
- Treatment for Addictive Disorders, including residential rehabilitation treatment programs.
Some related services, such as the psychiatric residential rehabilitation treatment program, and OIF/OEF/OND services are located at the H.J. Heinz campus in Aspinwall.
- depression, sadness, grief,
- anxiety, worry, nervousness,
- addictive behaviors,
- relationship problems,
- stress from medical problems and/or pain,
- post-traumatic stress disorder and combat related stress disorder,
- emotional problems, such as managing anger,
- vocational issues,
- troublesome thoughts or ideas,
- confused thinking,
- aggressive or self-harming behaviors,
- memory problems.
|Allegheny||Veterans Health Administration, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System||United States Department of Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration|