- Addiction rehab treatment center in North Carolina
Viewpoint Therapy is a licensed and accredited privately owned drug and alcohol treatment center located in Boulder, CO. Specializing in services such as Drug Addiction, Mental Health, Substance Abuse, Alcoholism and more, Viewpoint Therapy can help you or a loved one struggling with addiction. This facility has accreditations such as SAMSHA. For more information about Viewpoint Therapy treatment programs, therapy approaches and more, read on.
839 Majestic Court, Suite 8
Gastonia, North Carolina, 28054
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About Vik Shukla
Conditions and Issues Treated
A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.
Opioids/opiates are among the most addictive substances worldwide. Prescribed for various medical needs, opioids encompass a large class of prescription drugs such as morphine, oxycodone, and hydrocodone, and illegal substances such as heroin and opium. People who misuse opioids can develop an opioid addiction very quickly. Opioid addiction, also known as an opioid use disorder, is a condition in which someone compulsively seeks the drug. In Gastonia, North Carolina, there are many treatment options to choose from for an opioid/opiate addiction. The most effective form of opioid addiction treatment is drug detox, followed by inpatient drug rehab. Vik Shukla in Gastonia, North Carolina offers opioid addiction treatment tailored to your unique needs and situation.
Drug addiction is a chronic disease characterized by a physical and psychological dependency on drugs. Drug addiction occurs when extensive drug use causes changes in a person’s brain chemistry, resulting in uncontrollable cravings to use regardless of the adverse effects. The only way to overcome drug addiction or other addiction disorders is to receive addiction treatment. Vik Shukla in Gastonia, North Carolina offers many treatment options for those struggling with drug addiction. If you or someone you love is struggling with drug addiction, get help as soon as possible. Prolonged drug use can result in a destructive addiction cycle where you must continue using drugs to avoid distressing withdrawal symptoms. Regardless of your situation, help is available in Gastonia, North Carolina.
Levels of Care Offered at Vik Shukla
This facility offers a variety of treatments.
Inpatient Drug Rehab
As the highest level of care offered in addiction treatment, inpatient drug rehab provides structured treatment programs and therapies designed to address all aspects of a person’s addiction. During inpatient drug rehab at Vik Shukla, clients live on-site in their substance-free addiction treatment facility in Gastonia, North Carolina, and receive 24-hour medical care and therapeutic support from addiction treatment professionals. Inpatient drug rehabs are an excellent option for those battling addiction and a co-occurring mental health disorder. Within this type of drug rehab program, people can focus their energy entirely on recovery while surrounding themselves with like-minded peers.
Many addiction treatment options are available in Gastonia, North Carolina for those struggling with an addiction to drugs or alcohol. These include inpatient drug rehab, outpatient treatment, dual diagnosis treatment, ongoing support groups, and various therapies. Addiction treatment programs are different for each person and can be customized based on individual needs and circumstances. The highly-effective addiction treatment at Vik Shukla aims to tackle several aspects of substance use disorders to help individuals gain the skills needed to sustain long-term recovery. Various therapies are offered in addiction treatment at Vik Shukla in Gastonia, North Carolina, such as individual and group therapy sessions.
Intensive Outpatient Program
Vik Shukla offers an intensive outpatient program (IOP) in Gastonia, North Carolina, for individuals struggling with drug use disorder or a co-occurring mental health disorder. Intensive outpatient programs are recommended for those who have attended a higher level of care, such as inpatient drug rehab, and are looking for additional support. Those who participate in the intensive outpatient program at Vik Shukla will attend treatment a few days a week for several hours at a time. This level of care is more intensive than a standard outpatient program at Vik Shukla as it requires more time in treatment. Intensive outpatient programs are well suited for those who want to continue living at home while receiving a high level of addiction treatment.
Outpatient treatment is a type of addiction treatment that requires participants to attend treatment a few days a week for a few hours at a time. At Vik Shukla, outpatient treatment involves weekly individual and group therapy sessions with a flexible schedule. Clients who participate in the outpatient treatment program at Vik Shukla maintain much of their routine, including work or school, keeping up with responsibilities, and living in their own homes or a supportive recovery house in Gastonia, North Carolina. Outpatient treatment at Vik Shukla can be used at many points in the recovery journey, such as times you need extra support.
Aftercare programs are extensions of addiction treatment that are integrated into life after rehab. Attending addiction treatment is the first step in the recovery journey. However, individuals generally attend treatment for a short period (between 30-180 days) when compared to the years spent in addiction recovery. The aftercare programs at Vik Shukla in Gastonia, North Carolina are used to support clients in their recovery journeys after the primary course of treatment is complete. After graduating treatment, clients work together with the staff at Vik Shukla to develop a comprehensive aftercare plan and have the option to participate in continuing services to help support their recovery.
Sober Living/Halfway House
Sober living, sometimes referred to as a halfway house, at Vik Shukla in Gastonia, North Carolina operates as a bridge between inpatient treatment and the “real world.” Once returning home from inpatient drug rehab, clients often struggle with getting acclimated to their new routines. Sober living/halfway houses at Vik Shukla offer an in-between point that allows clients to reinforce skills learned during addiction treatment. While in sober living at Vik Shukla, clients are required to remain sober from drugs and alcohol. Many addiction treatment centers in Gastonia, North Carolina, require regular drug testing to enforce this. Sober living homes are great spaces for those new to recovery and trying to build a strong foundation before venturing through recovery on their own.
Residential treatment programs at Vik Shukla provide patients with 24-hour medical care and support while working to overcome their substance use disorders and associated mental health disorders. During residential treatment in Gastonia, North Carolina, patients undergo different therapies to confront the challenges of conditions related to substance use disorders, alcohol abuse, and more. Inpatient rehab is known to be the most effective treatment option that you can receive for drug and alcohol addiction. Generally, the average length of stay in inpatient rehab is between 30-days and 180-days and beyond. Your stay will be very busy with various treatment aspects each day.
Therapies, Programs & Treatment Approaches
A detailed list of the methods used to care for each individual.
Smoking/Vaping/Tobacco Cessation Counseling
Smoking counseling in addiction treatment provides educational resources to discuss the dangers of smoking, and vaping and help those already addicted to quit. At Vik Shukla, in Gastonia, North Carolina, clients have access to various tobacco cessation and education resources and counseling.
Telemedicine/Telehealth therapy is a telephone or web-based service that provides confidential, online care without requiring clients to travel for treatment. At Vik Shukla, clients who partake in telehealth outpatient services receive care from the comfort of their homes. This widespread approach is aimed at helping as many people as possible in Gastonia, North Carolina, and beyond.
Trauma-related counseling is a distinctive approach to therapy that identifies and highlights understanding how traumatic experiences impact a person’s well-being. The purpose of trauma-related counseling at Vik Shukla in Gastonia, North Carolina is to offer skills and techniques to assist people in better understanding, coping with, and processing feelings and memories tied to traumatic experiences to create a healthier, more adaptive meaning of the experience. Treatment centers in Gastonia, North Carolina, offer various activities or strategies for trauma-related treatment.
Substance Use Disorder Education
Substance use disorder education, also known as substance abuse education or drug education, is important for those struggling with addiction as well as their loved ones. Substance abuse education at Vik Shukla in Gastonia, North Carolina aims to teach individuals about drug and alcohol abuse, how substance abuse affects the mind and body, and how to be supportive during detox, rehabilitation, and recovery. Substance abuse education in Gastonia, North Carolina can also involve counseling education for the individual abusing drugs or alcohol as well as family and friends.
Substance Use Disorder Counseling
Substance abuse counseling, also called addiction counseling, is incorporated into addiction treatment to help those struggling with addictions talk through the intricacies and causes of their substance use disorders. Substance abuse counseling at Vik Shukla in Gastonia, North Carolina incorporates a combination of treatment and support services to help individuals overcome their dependencies. While in substance use disorder counseling at Vik Shukla, clients work with licensed addiction counselors in a clinical setting in Gastonia, North Carolina, to address issues like mental health, destructive behavior patterns, and treatment goals.
Relapse is the act of using drugs or alcohol after completing addiction treatment. It’s common for individuals who struggle with addictions to relapse at one point or another. Relapse does not mean failure but instead signifies additional treatment is needed for lifelong recovery. Relapse prevention therapy at Vik Shukla in Gastonia, North Carolina, will help you understand relapse, your triggers and gain the tools you need to prevent relapse.
Individual therapy is a type of talk therapy where clients meet with a therapist one-on-one. At Vik Shukla in Gastonia, North Carolina, individual therapy incorporates various treatment techniques to help in addiction recovery. Through individual therapy at Vik Shukla, clients build rapport with their therapist and work with them to resolve life challenges, work through emotions and gain positive coping mechanisms. Individual therapy in Gastonia, North Carolina can help with various mental health conditions such as addiction disorder, anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD), bipolar disorder, panic disorder, post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and more.
Family counseling is used in inpatient and outpatient addiction treatment because when a person struggles with substance abuse, the effects often extend outward to loved ones. At Vik Shukla in Gastonia, North Carolina, they incorporate family counseling to address the family unit. During family counseling in Gastonia, North Carolina, patients and their families work through issues and learn how to support their loved one during the recovery process.
Unchecked anger can impact all areas of your life. Rage can take over, resulting in uncontrolled outbursts, erratic behaviors, violence, depression, and suicidal feelings. Several treatment options are available for anger management, including inpatient and outpatient treatment with knowledgeable mental health professionals. If you are suffering from anger management, getting the support you need to develop effective coping strategies can change your life.