The proper management of medications on your journey to addiction recovery is essential for relapse prevention. At Behavioral Health Clinic in Baltimore, Maryland, the experienced medical team offers comprehensive medication management services to prevent the misuse of medications used in your treatment. Medication management is also beneficial in your treatment of depression, anxiety, and other mental health issues. To schedule a medication management consultation, call Behavioral Health Clinic, or request an appointment online today.
Medication management is a type of treatment that helps you manage your use of medications for the treatment of drug or alcohol addiction and mental health issues.
The team at Behavioral Health Clinic offers medication management services as a part of their outpatient treatment program. The purpose of the service is to carefully monitor your dosage and use of certain medications to reduce your risk for underuse, overdose, and, in some cases, addiction.
During the initial evaluation for medication management services, your Behavioral Health Clinic provider takes time to review all medications you currently take and your overall health history. They also assess any new medications you are taking to treat mental health issues or drug or alcohol addiction as part of your recovery program.
Following your initial assessment, they create a plan to monitor your medication use at the proper dosage. Your provider may also make recommendations for medication changes as needed as part of your therapy.
If you’re taking medications for addiction recovery, such as Suboxone®, your provider can also create a treatment plan to safely taper you off the medication when you’re ready.
The team at Behavioral Health Clinic offers medication management services as part of their outpatient treatment program. This program is available if you need acute care but aren’t at imminent risk of harming yourself or others.
You may also benefit from medication management services if you take multiple medications to manage chronic pain conditions. The team can help you control your medications to prevent misuse, addiction, and overdose.
In addition to medication management services, the staff provides:
These services are beneficial for those dealing with all forms of substance abuse and chemical dependency for substances as alcohol, heroin, cocaine, and prescription drugs.
Medication management and other outpatient treatment services focus on your unique needs at each stage of your treatment and recovery. The team specializes in addressing the issues that risk your sobriety, including your health and lifestyle, during in-office visits, or through the online teletherapy platform.
The Behavioral Health Clinic team also collaborates with a large network of residential facilities throughout Baltimore and the United States and can make referrals for a higher level of care when necessary.
To find out more about the benefits of medication management, schedule an evaluation by calling Behavioral Health Clinic, or booking online today.