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Are you worried about your own addictive habits or those of someone you love? Find the treatment you need and hope for recovery at one of the many Avera Behavioral Health locations in the region. Find practical solutions and personalized treatments for addictions ranging from drug and alcohol abuse to compulsive gambling and other behaviors.

Addiction care personalized for you

From the moment you call or walk through the front door, our highly skilled providers will treat you with respect, dignity and compassion. Count on our comprehensive assessment services, individualized treatment planning, and supportive therapy to give you hope for the future and achieve the best outcomes for your unique situation.

Your level of care depends on your situation. Regardless of your needs, you can find inpatient addiction programs for adults, available in Sioux Falls or Aberdeen, or outpatient programs conveniently available throughout the region. We are here to help you compassionately address the roots of your addiction and provide steps to healing throughout your recovery process.

Addiction recovery program

Addictive behaviors can occur at any age. Take advantage of treatment for teenagers, adults and seniors suffering from conditions such as:

  • Dependence on alcohol
  • Chemical or drug dependence (including opioid dependence)
  • Substance abuse
  • Compulsive gambling
  • pain management

Treatment for all stages of recovery

Your needs change along the road to recovery. Addiction relapses can happen, but hope for recovery remains. No matter where you are on your journey, we’re here for you with a variety of services, including:

  • Early intervention groups – Gain knowledge about substance abuse, addiction and concepts related to recovery.
  • Relapse prevention – Learn to deal with personal problems while safeguarding the gains made in primary treatment and early recovery.
  • pain management – Address medication, substance use, and mental health issues related to your pain management situation.
  • Aftercare – Continue recovery even after discharge with follow-up appointments.

Addiction and recovery support groups

No one should have to fight addiction alone. Contact your local Avera Behavioral Health location to ask about local addiction and recovery support groups; problems can range from drug and alcohol abuse to compulsive gambling and other negative behaviors.

Participate in nationally recognized addiction and recovery support groups such as Alcoholics Anonymous (AA), Narcotics Anonymous (NA), the National Alliance on Mental Illness, and Gamblers Anonymous (GA). Learn more about addiction recovery and support options or call the 211 helpline for immediate crisis intervention.

Avera Addiction Care Center in Sioux Falls

Adults seeking treatment for alcohol or drug addiction can come to the Avera Addiction Care Center in Sioux Falls, SD, for top-notch residential care that follows criteria recognized by the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM).

Read more about our addiction treatment center and view a photo tour.

Watch to learn how the Avera Addiction Care Center is serving the needs of the community.

Avera Addiction Care Center in Aberdeen

Specialized addiction care services are available in Aberdeen, SD at the Avera Addiction Care Center located at Avera Hospital St. Luke’s. This program is based on the 12 steps of Alcoholics, Gamblers and Narcotics Anonymous.

Avera Addiction Family Program

During treatment, family members are encouraged to learn new communication skills and build healthier relationships with their loved one by participating in the Avera Addiction Family Program.

Expect to receive the thorough treatment you need and deserve. Our addiction services use criteria for admission, continued service, and discharge developed by the American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM).

Partial Hospital Program

During our partial hospital program, you will receive six to 11 hours of treatment each week which may include counseling and therapy and group education. Find an Avera Behavioral Health provider near you and find support for the mental health issues you want to address.

The Helmsley Behavioral Health Center, a new four-story wing at Avera Behavioral Health Hospital in Sioux Falls, includes partial inpatient space for teenagers.

Choose from a variety of outpatient behavioral health services, including:

  • Addiction recovery
  • Psychiatric assessment and medication management
  • Psychological evaluation
  • Individual and group therapy
  • Family therapy services at home

Self Portrait: Help and Hope When Your Loved One Suffers from Addiction

Phyllis Jorgenson

You can never give up – that’s the central message of this compelling and honest look at addiction and its impact on people who strive to support those who are dealing with it. Through hopeful examples and clear, relatable language, Jorgenson offers guidance, as well as hope, to those who love someone struggling with addiction.

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It’s great to be alive: understanding addiction and offering hope

Terry Worcester

It's Great to Be Alive book cover - order onlineAs a cutting-edge treatment program, River Park and its professionals played a key role in the lives and survival of countless people dealing with addiction, including many celebrities. This compelling compilation of these stories documents program founder Glenn Jorgenson as he developed his approach and helped those seeking recovery. Although they are famous, the subjects in this book reveal the challenges that come with addiction: for the addict, the family, and the community.

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Source: Addiction and recovery