Counseling with Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) may become necessary to manage chronic pain, opiate dependence and failure to comply with long term use of opiate pain medications. Our Behavioral Health services include an on site counselor to offer CBT which is only the beginning of a long-term battle to win against suffering associated with chronic pain conditions.
Opiates pain medications have significant side effects. They can be addictive and long-term use makes patients become dependent.
One on one counseling with cognitive-behavioral therapy (CBT) helps to recover quickly and stay sober. Therapy is helpful to manage coexisting disorders like depression, bipolar disorder, PTSD.
Auriculotherapy and Acupuncture Detox
Ear acupuncture points have been used for many years. Auricular acupuncture/acupressure protocols are used in conjunction with behavioral health to treat addiction and to limit withdrawal symptoms