drug poisoning prevention
If you are afraid of falling or have fallen in the past, join us at Mt. Zion Baptist Church on Tuesday, Sept. 27 for lunch and to learn strategies for how to prevent a fall. Progress through screenings, such as gait, strength, vision, blood pressure, and medication, to learn what your risk of falling might be and leave the event with resources on how to address these risk factors. The event is free but registration is required. Call 608-255-5270 to register.
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.