15 May 2017
Partial Hospitalization (PHP)
Addiction Disorder & Psychiatric Disorder

ASAM Level II.5

The Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) provides an option for patients who need more support and structure than outpatient treatment can provide but do not require 24-hour medical supervision. The PHP Program will provide treatment for patients with substance-use disorders and co-occurring mental health disorders. Tangu PHP allows patients to return home in the evening or patients may reside at Tangu’s Recovery Residence Transitional Housing (ASAM Level III.I). Patients are provided at least 22 hours per week of day treatment Monday through Friday from 9:15 am to 3:45 pm.

PHP provides a high level of clinical care and substance abuse education. All patients are seen twice weekly by ASAM Certified Addiction Medicine Specialist Doctors. Patients are provided individualized treatment plans and assigned a primary case manager.

Treatment curriculum includes:

Nursing Care

Group Therapy

Family Therapy and Family Program

Educational Lectures According to Program Focus

Experiential Groups

Random Alcohol & Drug Screens

Twice Weekly Doctor Appointments

PHP duration is usually 4-12 weeks. Upon discharge patients may be recommended for lower level of care follow-up i.e. IOP, Outpatient Care or Aftercare.

All PHP patients are provided Aftercare plans upon discharge. All Tangu programs are state licensed and CARF accredited. All Tangu staff are appropriately credentialed.

*All clients are expected and must attend at least 5x 12-Step meetings a week

*Clients are encouraged to invite a significant other(s) to participate in the family therapy.

Partial Hospitalization [PHP] Admission Requirements:

Recommend for minimum 4x for (4) weeks commitment for admission.

The individual must be 18 years of age or older.

The client must be physically, emotionally, and behaviorally capable of functioning in a group setting.

Client is not a danger to himself or to others.

Abstained from alcohol and/or drug use at least seventy-two (72) hours prior to admission. (will be assessed by clinical staff for admission if less than 72 hours alcohol/drug free.)

Client must be medically stable.

All services are provided by Tangu’s Multidisciplinary clinical treatment team:

Licensed Doctors

(ASAM Certified Addiction Medicine Specialist/Addictionologists)

Licensed Nurses

Licensed Psychotherapist

Licensed Counselors & Social Workers

Certified Addiction Counselors

Therapists

Family counseling options provide Family Recovery Education for family members of Tangu clients* who are participating in all Outpatient & Residential Substance Abuse Programs.

PHP Program Description

CLIENT EMPOWERMENT: The purpose of this meeting is to promote cohesiveness within the client community and to develop conflict resolution skills. All staff members and clients attend. During this meeting, clients can offer feedback and concerns to staff members. Clients are encouraged to address issues of concern within the community. Client anticipating discharge say goodbye to the community and process out.

EXPERIENTIAL GROUP: The goal of this group is to assist clients with developing insight into the joy of recovery through an experiential process. These groups are led by a master level therapist . Group topics include: Therapeutic drumming, meditation, laughter yoga, and art therapy.

DR. BROOKS SPECIAL TOPICS: During this group, Dr. Brooks lectures surround defense mechanisms and other psycho-dynamic topics. Guests will lecture on psycho-dynamic topics, or art therapy as a psycho-dynamic process of therapy.

MEDICAL LECTURES: The medical lectures, taught by a registered nurse, focuses on the health consequences of addiction. Examples of topics include HIV, hepatitis, and erectiled dysfunction drug like viagra. A registered pharmacist provides education about the medications used to treat addiction and psychiatric issues. A master level credentialed therapist provides general education about mental illness.

OPIOID RECOVERY LECTURE: The purpose of this lecture is to provide education about the physiological effects of opioid dependency to assist client understanding of the disease of addiction. A licensed psychotherapist with an expertise in addiction conducts this educational group.

PHASE I “ EARLY RECOVERY: This interactive group is led by a master level therapist. The goal of this group is to assist clients in becoming aware of consequences and dysfunction created in their life due to their addiction. Clients use worksheets and handouts to assist them with this process.

PHASE II “ CAREER DEVELOPMENT: After 4 to 6-weeks in phase I, the client enters the second phase. The goal of this phase is to assist the client with attaining skills for assisting them with the transition back into the work environment. Skill training includes resume writing, interview techniques, and developing a job search strategy.

PROCESS GROUPS: Process groups are led by a master level or credentialed therapist. The clients are divided into two groups: Young adults (age 27 and less) and Older adults.

RELAPSE PREVENTION LECTURE: This group lecture, by a licensed social worker, is designed to increase client awareness of relapse triggers and to promote awareness of relapse prevention skills.

RELATIONSHIP GROUP: The purpose of this group is to assist clients with reestablishing healthy relationships with family and peers in recovery. This interactive group is led by a master level therapist trained in marriage and family therapy.

SPECIAL TOPICS LECTURE & PROCESS GROUPS: This lecture series involves a rotating schedule of the topics. The anger management and domestic violence lecture series are led by a certified anger management /domestic violence master level therapists. Each topic is presented one time per month. A women’s and men’s group is held on the alternating weeks. These lectures focus on gender specific topics and allow for group processing in a same gender group.

SPIRITUALITY: The goal of this group is to introduce the client to spirituality. This group is led by a staff member or a senior community member. Clients read 2 to 3 daily recovery meditations and discuss how they can incorporate the reading into their life that day.

STEP LECTURE: This group lecture, led by a certified addiction counselor, is designed to increase client knowledge & awareness of the 12-step program. The program begins with a step lecture on Monday. Clients are given a written assignment that they process every other Friday and review with their own case manager.

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07 May 2017
IOP & Co-Occurring Disorder (IOP)
ASAM Level II.I

The Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) provides an option for patients who need more support and structure than outpatient treatment can provide medical follow-up. The intensive outpatient program will provide treatment for patients with substance-use disorders and co-occurring mental health disorders. Tangu IOP allows patients to return home in the evening or patients may reside at Tangu’s Recovery Residence Transitional Housing (ASAM Level III.I). Patients are provided up to 15 hours per week of day treatment Mondays through Fridays from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm and designated Saturdays 9:00am “ 12:00pm.

IOP provides a high level of clinical care and substance abuse education. All patients are seen every other week by ASAM Certified Addiction Medicine Specialist Doctors. Patients are provided individualized treatment plans and assigned a primary case manager.

Treatment Curriculum includes:

Nursing Care
Group Therapy
Family Therapy and Family Program
Educational Lectures According to Program Focus
Experiential Groups
Random Alcohol & Drug Screens
Doctor Appointments every other week.

IOP duration is usually 6-12 weeks. Upon discharge, patients may participate in the Tangu Aftercare program.

All IOP patients are provided aftercare plans upon discharge. All Tangu programs are state licensed and CARF accredited. All Tangu staff are appropriately credentialed.

*All clients are expected and must attend at least 5x 12-Step meetings a week

*Clients are encouraged to invite a significant other(s) to participate in the Multifamily Group.

Intensive Outpatient [IOP] Admission Requirements:

Recommend for minimum 4x for (4) weeks commitment for admission.
The individual must be 18 years of age or older.
The client must be physically, emotionally, and behaviorally capable of functioning in a group setting.
Client is not a danger to himself or to others.
Abstained from alcohol and/or drug use at least seventy-two (72) hours prior to admission.  (will be assessed by clinical staff for admission if less than 72 hours alcohol/drug free.)
Client must be medically stable.

The Multi Family Group will provide Family Recovery Education for families of Tangu clients* who are participating in all Outpatient & Residential Substance Abuse Programs.

The multi family group will provide a wealth of education to families and clients.

Co-Occurring Disorder (IOP)

Tangu Dual Diagnosis Program provides an integrated treatment model that provides treatment for both mental illness and substance abuse disorders.  Each patient will be followed by a physician to address medical needs as well as medication management.

The Tangu Dual Diagnosis Program staff are experienced and credentialed in providing the newest treatment approaches for dual diagnosis recovery.  The program operates 4x week.

Both Intensive Outpatient Program and Dual Diagnosis Day Program offer Family Education and Scheduled Family/Marital and Couples Counseling.  Patients are required to attend 5x AA/NA/CA/EA meetings weekly.

Cobb:
Meet  5x weekly = 15 hours weekly

All services are provided by Tangu’s Multidisciplinary clinical treatment team:
Licensed Doctors
(ASAM Certified Addiction Medicine Specialist/Addictionologists)
Licensed Nurses
Licensed Psychotherapist
Licensed Counselors & Social Workers
Certified Addiction Counselors
Therapists

IOP Program Description
CLIENT EMPOWERMENT GROUP:

The purpose of this meeting is to promote cohesiveness within the client community. All staff members and clients attend. During this meeting, clients can offer feedback and concerns to staff members. Clients are encouraged to address issues of concern within the community. Client anticipating discharge say goodbye to the community and process out.

MENTAL HEALTH GROUP:

The goal of this group is to assist clients with understanding the diagnosis of mental illnesses and developing insight into how to achieve health coping mechanisms to assist with ongoing recovery process. These groups are led by a master level therapist.

MEDICAL “ MEDICATION LECTURES:

The medical lectures, taught by a registered nurse, focuses on the health consequences of addiction. Examples of topics include HIV, hepatitis, and erectiled dysfunction drug like viagra. A registered pharmacist provides education about the medications used to treat addiction and psychiatric issues. A master level credentialed therapist provides general education about mental illness.

PHASE II “ CAREER DEVELOPMENT:

After 4 to 6-weeks in phase I, the client enters the second phase. The goal of this phase is to assist the client with attaining skills for assisting them with the transition back into the work environment. Skill training includes resume writing, interview techniques, and developing a job search strategy.

PROCESS GROUPS:

Process groups are led by a master level or credentialed therapist. The clients are divided into two groups: Young adults (age 27 and less) and Older adults.

RELAPSE PREVENTION LECTURE:

This group lecture, by a licensed social worker, is designed to increase client awareness of relapse triggers and to promote awareness of relapse prevention skills.

SPIRITUALITY:

The goal of this group is to introduce the client to spirituality. This group is led by a staff member or a senior community member. Clients read 2 to 3 daily recovery meditations and discuss how they can incorporate the reading into their life that day.

STEP LECTURE:

This group lecture, led by a certified addiction counselor, is designed to increase client knowledge & awareness of the 12-step program. The program begins with a step lecture on Monday. Clients are given a written assignment that they process every other Friday and review with their own case manager.


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06 May 2017
Substance & DUI Programs
Substance & DUI Outpatient Treatment Programs
ASAM Level I

We offer 2×3 hour or 1×3 hour per week up to the duration of 17 weeks. Our educational lectures focus on substance abuse prevention, sobering living skills, stress/anger management, conflict resolution skills, coping with peer pressure, relapse prevention education, physiology of substance abuse, understanding the legal system, HIV/STD’s education, introduction to 12-step support groups, spirituality in the recovery process and making healthy choices. There are also group therapy sessions where clients may process their feelings and explore solutions for their problems.

DUI Intervention Program
1x Offense (DUI) Program
ASAM LEVEL I

1st Offender (DUI): Level I: 6 “ 12 weeks (Short Term)
All first DUI offenders are required, as a condition of probation, to get a clinical evaluation, and if indicated by the evaluator, complete a treatment program. These requirements, effective July 1, 2008 are in addition to all other existing requirements for probation. Under this new law, the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD) is responsible for approving clinical evaluators and treatment providers and establishing regulations for implementing these requirements.

DUI Risk Reduction Program:
You must complete the DUI Risk Reduction Program (DUI School of 20 hours of classroom instruction) before getting the clinical evaluation.

Clinical Evaluation:
The clinical evaluation consists of a clinical interview and any other assessment instruments deemed appropriate by the evaluator to complete a thorough evaluation. Only an approved evaluator from the DBHDD Registry of Clinical Evaluators can complete your clinical evaluation.

Treatment:*
You must choose a treatment provider from the DBHDD Registry of Treatment Providers who is permitted to deliver the ASAM level of care recommended by the clinical evaluator.

ASAM Level I “ Short Term Program is 6 “ 12 weeks.
ASAM Level I “ Long Term Program is 4 “ 12 months.

*Tangu Treatment Schedule:
Wednesday: 5:00pm “ 8:00pm
Thursday: 5:00pm “ 8:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am “ 12:00pm

Multiple Offender (DUI) Program
ASAM LEVELS I, II.I, II.5, III.I

Level I: 4 “ 12 months (Long Term)

DUI Risk Reduction Program:

You must complete the DUI Risk Reduction program before getting the clinical evaluation.

Clinical Evaluations

The clinical evaluation consists of a clinical interview, a review of your NEEDS results from the DUI School, and any other assessment instruments given to you by the evaluator. After the evaluation, the evaluator will recommend a specific level of care according to national standards set by the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM).

If the evaluation results in a treatment recommendation, the clinical evaluator must show you a list of approved providers (DBHDD Registry of Treatment Providers).

The evaluator can only recommend a specific level of care. The evaluator cannot tell you to go to a specific treatment provider. If the evaluator determines there is no need for treatment, the evaluator will submit a case presentation to DBHDD for review. If approved, DBHDD will provide the client with a Requirement Met: certificate, which can be submitted to the Department of Driver Services (DDS) for license reinstatement.

Treatment:*

You must choose a treatment provider from the DBHDD Registry of Treatment Providers who is permitted to deliver the ASAM level of care recommended by the clinical evaluator.

ASAM Level I “ Long Term Program is 4 “ 12 months.

It is the responsibility of the treatment provider to determine the length of treatment and the number of hours you must attend. You may be expected to attend more than the minimum number of hours and weeks of treatment. Each individual treatment provider or agency determines additional services.

You must have satisfied all fees to the treatment provider in order to receive your Treatment Completion form, which can be submitted to DDS for license reinstatement.

*Tangu Treatment Schedule:
Wednesday: 5:00pm “ 8:00pm
Thursday: 5:00pm “ 8:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am “ 12:00pm

Substance Abuse Program
ASAM LEVELs I, II.I and III.I

Level I: 6 “ 12 weeks (Short Term)
Level I: 4 “ 12 months (Long Term)

The Day/Evening & Saturday Outpatient Program is a comprehensive, low-cost alcohol and chemical dependency treatment program that relies on a multi-disciplinary treatment team. The team provides a therapeutic combination of twelve-step philosophy and individual/group counseling to promote physical, emotional and spiritual recovery.

The Day and Evening Program may be as the primary/initial treatment modality. As well, the program may be implemented as a continuation of the treatment process, following detoxification, inpatient rehabilitation, or partial hospitalization.

Tangu provides counseling and treatment services for youth, adults, and families. The clientele ranges from 16-80 years old. Tangu does not discriminate on basis of race, religion, age, gender, disability, family status, national origin, or sexual orientation: nor require religious participation

We offer 2×3 hour or 1×3 hour per week up to the duration of 17 weeks. Our educational lectures focus on substance abuse prevention, sobering living skills, stress/anger management, conflict resolution skills, coping with peer pressure, relapse prevention education, physiology of substance abuse, understanding the legal system, HIV/STD’s education, introduction to 12-step support groups, spirituality in the recovery process and making healthy choices. There are also group therapy sessions where clients may process their feelings and explore solutions for their problems.

Substance Abuse Program Sessions:

Wednesday 5:00pm “ 8:00pm
Thursday: 5:00pm “ 8:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am “ 12:00pm

All services are provided by Tangu’s Multi disciplinary clinical treatment team:
Licensed Doctors

(ASAM Certified Addiction Medicine Specialist/Addictionologists)
Licensed Nurses
Licensed Psychotherapist
Licensed Counselors & Social Workers
Certified Addiction Counselors
Therapists


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05 May 2017
Outpatient Education Programs
All services are provided by Tangu’s Multidisciplinary clinical treatment team:

Licensed Doctors

(ASAM Certified Addiction Medicine Specialist/Addictionologists)

Licensed Nurses

Licensed Psychotherapist

Licensed Counselors & Social Workers

Certified Addiction Counselors

Therapists

Continuing Care Program (Aftercare)
ASAM LEVELs I and II

It is the mission of the Tangu’s aftercare program to provide clients who have successfully completed substance abuse treatment with continual assistance in the growth of their recovery. To provide an entity that provides both a safe and confidential atmosphere that will allow clients to process issues in their life that can be detrimental to their recovery. To assist clients in meeting the goals contained in their continuing care plans. To provide a forum, in which clients can explore the successes and obstacles in post treatment and receive feedback and support from other participants in the program.

GOALS

1) To assist clients in maintaining continual absence from substance abuse through random drug testing.

2) To assist clients in nurturing the growth of their recovery by process their feeling and emotions in either a group or individual setting

3) To monitor clients and assist them in the implementation of their relapse prevention plan.

4) Make available relapse prevention classes to clients.

5) To provide referrals and other assistance, when possible, with housing, economics and other social needs.

REQUIREMENTS:

1) Clients must have successfully completed substance abuse treatment.

2) Clients must have attended or be willing to attend 10 weeks of relapse prevention.

3) Clients should have some daily activity whether it a job and/or volunteer work.

4) Clients must be willing to attend at least 3 NA/AA meetings a week regularly or any other groups that support the recovery process

5) Clients must be willing to participant in the aftercare program for at least 3 months.

Opioid Group Program

The Opioid Recovery Group will provide clients education on successful recovery from opioid abuse and addiction. Basic education on addictive disease and addiction to opioid will be reviewed. Clients will be taught the fundamental principles of recovery from opioid abuse/addiction. As a result of successful completion of the 8 week opioid recovery group, clients will experience transition to a fuller drug “free lifestyle in their recovery.

Opioid Recovery Goals:

Understand psychological, physiological and spirited components of opioid addiction

Establish foundation to support recovery from opioid addiction

Increase feelings of self-worth as recovery opioid addict

Improve insight into basic principles that support long-term recovery from opioid addiction

Relapse Prevention Program

Tangu provides treatment for Relapse Prevention implemented through a 10 week, 1x per week 2-hour class curriculum. The ultimate goal of the relapse prevention process at Tangu was designed to focus on two broad treatment objectives:

1) to teach clientele how to use a broad spectrum of coping activities to help deal with problems, interpersonal conflicts and negative mood states and 2) to teach clientele how to anticipate and challenge the thoughts, cravings and urges that will continue to challenge their abstinence. The framework Tangu use to promote these objectives is first to work with clientele to identify a wide range of interpersonal and intrapersonal stressors, triggers, cravings and urges that pull for impulsive/self-defeating behavior or for substance and alcohol usage.

Ideally this process is to teach coping skills that clientele can use to weather stressful circumstances and maintain abstinence. Ideally the clientele will learn alternative approaches to stress management that have a greater potential for long term benefit.

 

Anger Management Program

Certified Anger Management Specialists

Tangu provides treatment for Anger Management implemented through a 12 week, 1x per week 60-minute class curriculum. The programs philosophy is corner-stoned on the principles of behavioral modification and cognitive therapy approaches. Clients are taught to process feelings and appropriately manage their emotions violence cycle. Clients also learn how to evaluate their anger to help prevent them from using a distorted thinking style.

Anger Management Program Structure

The Outpatient Program is an 6-12 week open-ended cycle that meets 1x per week.

General Overview of the Anger Management Program:

Includes the purpose of the group, group rules, definitions of anger and aggression, myths about anger, anger as a habitual response and the introduction of the anger meter used to monitor anger.

Purpose of Group:

1. Learn to manage anger effectively.

2. Stop violence or the threat of violence.

3. Develop self-control over thoughts and actions.

4. Receive support from others.

On-Site Drug Testing & Drug Screen Program

All clients during their program may be screened for alcohol and/or drug usage. The screenings are analyzed by FDA approved laboratory meeting standards of State and Federal proficiency testing programs. Random drug screens are required for each client to measure the effectiveness of their recovery process.

Tangu utilizes an on-site laboratory to randomly test clients for drug/alcohol abuse.


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