Counselors and therapists can help you identify factors that underly your substance use, to avoid triggers, to strengthen your motivation, and to navigate treatment options. They can also team with certified professionals to administer medication-assisted treatment. More on counseling.
Agency for mental illness, addictive disorders, and intellectual/development disability services, providing community-based services for all ages in Orleans, St. Bernard, and Plaquemines parishes through agency clinics and community partners.
Nonprofit behavioral healthcare facility with an emphasis on substance use treatment. Comprehensive services include prevention, treatment, physical and mental healthcare, life skills and vocational training, housing, and case management.
Physicians authorized by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration to treat patients for opioid dependency using medicine.
Support groups provide a space for getting social support, a sense of empowerment, and motivation from people who have faced — or are facing — similar challenges and circumstances. More on support groups.