When you have a drug or alcohol addiction, daily life is a challenge. It impacts your ability to work and your relationships with family and friends.
Our program offers expert care to help you recover from substance use disorders.
When you come for your first appointment, be sure to bring:
We'll first assess your needs and strengths.
We'll also ask you about the people in your life that you're close to, and the role they'll play in your recovery.
Sometimes, substance use disorders exist along with other mental health issues.
These include depression, anxiety, and other psychological disorders.
Learning about these issues helps our team provide the right care and support.
In one-on-one therapy with a trained addiction counselor, you'll explore:
In group counseling, you'll share issues and insights with others recovering from addiction.
Family therapy focuses on your relationships with your loved ones and how they impact your behavior.
Certified Peer Advocates, people in long-term recovery trained to offer support, are another resource for you.
Medication-assisted treatment along with therapy helps you withdraw from drugs or alcohol and cope with the symptoms of withdrawal.
Based on your needs and addiction, your doctor may use medicines including:
drugs to treat these conditions.
When you take part in our outpatient program, you have access to:
The team at UPMC Chautauqua's Outpatient Chemical Dependency Program includes:
The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations accredits our outpatient program.
We have licenses from the New York State:
We have two locations.
Dunkirk Health Center
306 Central Ave.
Dunkirk, NY 14048
UPMC Chautauqua - Jones Memorial Health Center