drug poisoning prevention
Our goal is to provide a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposal of prescription medications and to educate the public about safe use, storage, and disposal of medications to prevent poisoning and other potential harm from accidental/intentional misuse of medications. Please visit us at any of the three locations on October 29th to dispose of unwanted medications and to support the cause!
RECOVERY IS POSSIBLE
Safe communities has complied a list of abbreviation definitions for finding the right treatment for you.
MAT: Medication for Addiction Treatment.
OP: Outpatient Treatment – person lives at home or in the community, attends. individual and group therapy, these can include or not include MAT.
IOP: Intensive Outpatient Treatment – person lives at home or in the community, attends individual and extended groups, 9-12 hours a week.
Residential: person lives at the facility for a period of at least 14 days, some last as many as 45 days.
PHP: Partial Hospitalization Program is a structured mental health treatment program that runs for several hours each day, three to five days per week.
DBT: Dialectical behavior therapy is a form of cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) that integrates mindfulness techniques.