A compulsive need to use drugs and/or alcohol, despite the harm they cause can signal a Drug and/or Alcohol Addiction. Addiction to drugs and/or alcohol often occur simultaneously with mental illness, as a strategy for coping with mental illness. About one third of people experiencing mental illness also experience substance abuse. Drug and/or Alcohol Addiction are often characterized by: sudden behavioral changes, loss of control over using substances, doing unordinary things to maintain the habit, withdrawal from social circles and engaging in risky behavior while using substances.
Mind Springs Health offers several effective treatment methods for those who are trying to cope with mild to severe Drug and/or Alcohol Addiction, including: Counseling & Therapy for Drug & Alcohol Addiction and Ongoing Resources to Manage Drug & Alcohol Addiction.
We have Therapy Offices that provide counseling and therapy for Drug & Alcohol Addiction across the western slope of Colorado. Our therapists specialize in Evidence-Based Practices, meaning the treatment you or a loved one will receive has been proven to be effective. Find out which of our Therapy Offices is closest to you and call us to schedule a consultation now.
We also offer secure and confidential teleHealth services, allowing you to video chat our therapists from the comfort of any of our therapy offices. TeleHealth provides access to our full network of providers, ensuring you or your loved one are receiving the very best care from a therapist with expertise on Drug & Alcohol Addiction and the selected treatment methods.
At Mind Springs Health and West Springs Hospital, we know that community involvement fosters healthy relationships and happy people. That’s why we’ve created a network of resources within our community for individuals living with Drug & Alcohol Addiction.
One-on-One Peer Support: Mind Springs Health offers a Peer Support program for those living with Drug & Alcohol Addiction. Mind Springs Health’s peers have been diagnosed with Drug & Alcohol Addiction and have learned to effectively manage and thrive with their illness. Learn more about the Peer Support program and how it can help you or a loved one with Drug & Alcohol Addiction.
Family Services: Drug and/or Alcohol Addiction effect the person diagnosed with the mental illness as well as their family. We offer support groups and resources for families of those recovering from drug and/or alcohol addiction. Learn how family services can help you today.
Job Assistance: Securing and maintaining a job while learning to cope with Drug & Alcohol Addiction can feel overwhelming. Learn about our job assistance services and how we help those coping with mental illness find a steady career.