Environment plays an important role in overcoming substance use disorders and finding lasting sobriety. Located near the Berkshire Mountains in Massachusetts, our substance abuse treatment facilities provide a safe and comfortable environment for recovery from addiction as well as help for co-occurring mental health problems.
Surrounded by scenic landscapes and separated from large metropolitan areas, our inpatient rehab in Massachusetts offers an escape from everyday triggers and a recovery-focused atmosphere that helps promote long-term success. Patients at our addiction rehab facility have access to 24-hour care with nurses and recovery coaches on-site.
Our facilities at Vertava Health of Massachusetts also include outpatient care options for patients as they shift from residential-style programming or for those looking for more flexible treatment plans. These programs allow patients to begin the transition back to their everyday life without overwhelming them.
All our substance abuse treatment programs follow American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) guidelines. Programming focuses on evidence-based treatment, but also includes activities that involve the surrounding environment to enhance the recovery journey. We also offer unique treatment plans that are designed to meet the individual’s changing needs and goals throughout their time at our alcohol and drug treatment facilities.
Our Vertava Health of Massachusetts facilities stive to not only empower our patients but also to provide them with a setting that is conducive to their lasting recovery.
CBT strategies are based on the theory that maladaptive behavioral patterns like substance abuse, learning-processes play a critical role. Vertava Health of Massachusetts clients in CBT learn to identify and correct problematic thoughts that lead to undesirable behaviors. Utilizing a range of skills, this type of therapy can be used to stop drug misuse and address other problems that often co-occur with it.
A modified form of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), DBT holds its roots in mindfulness. At Vertava Health of Massachusetts, DBT allows clients to make a commitment to the core conditions of acceptance and change through the principle of dialectics. DBT helps patients deal with their emotions in a healthy, calm and mindful manner.
For decades, the process of creating art has been understood to produce therapeutic benefits. At Vertava Health of Massachusetts, we know that art therapy allows our clients to learn a new way to express themselves, explore their emotions, manage their addictions and improve their self-esteem.
EMDR is a psychotherapy that emphasizes disturbing memories as a cause of psychopathology. EMDR is often used to help with the symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
Individuals with substance misuse disorders often have serious vitamin and mineral deficiencies. Given that physical, spiritual and mental wellness incorporate proper nutrition, Vertava Health of Massachusetts clients have access to a licensed dietician to properly manage their dietary needs and goals.
In order to succeed in a new, healthy life of recovery, nutritious food is essential. Our in-house chef and team prepare delicious and healthy foods daily. Because everyone’s dietary needs are different, dietary restrictions are accommodated.
There are tremendous powerful healing benefits of yoga when used in tandem with other
If you’re considering drug or alcohol treatment, you may have some anxiety about what to expect while in rehab. Our inpatient treatment programs at Vertava Health of Massachusetts are structured and designed to help a person recover from substance abuse. While each individual receives a unique plan, a typical schedule at Vertava Health of Massachusetts will follow these general guidelines:
|8:30am||Home/Process Groups||Home/Process Groups||Home/Process Groups||Home/Process Groups||Home/Process Groups||Home/Process Groups||Home/Process Groups|
|10:10am||Didactic Groups||Didactic Groups||Didactic Groups||Didactic Groups||Didactic Groups||Didactic Groups||Didactic Groups|
|11:10am||Health & Wellness Group||Social Skills Group||Self Improvement Group||Work & Finances Group||Community Meeting||Transition Ceremony||Family Group|
|1:20pm||Expressive Therapy / Challenge Therapy||Expressive Therapy / Challenge Therapy||Expressive Therapy / Challenge Therapy||Expressive Therapy / Challenge Therapy||Expressive Therapy / Challenge Therapy||Expressive Therapy / Challenge Therapy||Expressive Therapy / Challenge Therapy|
|3:20pm||Expressive Interactive Groups||Expressive Interactive Groups||Expressive Interactive Groups||Expressive Interactive Groups||Expressive Interactive Groups||Expressive Interactive Groups||Expressive Interactive Groups|
|6:30pm||AA||AA||AA||SMART Recovery||Women's/Men's Over 50 Groups||Womes's/Mens's LGBTQIA Groups||Refuge Recovery|
|7:30pm||Wrap up Groups||Wrap up Groups||Wrap up Groups||Wrap up Groups||Wrap up Groups||Wrap up Groups||Wrap up Groups|
There’s no “one-size-fits-all” approach when it comes to treatment for addiction. At Vertava Health of Massachusetts, client care begins with a comprehensive clinical assessment by our team in order to determine the best course of treatment. We know that our comprehensive, evidence-based model of care, combined with our unique campus features and offerings allow for complete healing of the body, mind and spirit.
Our 500+ acre campus located in the rolling Berkshire Mountains of Western Massachusetts includes:
Some of our key additional features include:
As you prepare to enter treatment at Vertava Health of Massachusetts, it’s important to make sure that you bring the appropriate items for your stay. While you will most likely be in residential treatment for approximately 30 days, Vertava Health of Massachusetts has a housekeeping staff and laundry facilities. You will only need to pack for about a 7-10 day trip; including pants, appropriate layers, undergarments, socks and comfortable shoes. You should plan to bring athletic wear, as you may wish to utilize the exercise facilities, ropes courses and yoga classes. Additionally, you should be mindful of the seasons in New England and remember to bring a jacket or coat, gloves, hat, and boots.
Smoking is allowed at Vertava Health of Massachusetts. If you smoke, you must bring enough cigarettes to last the duration of your time in treatment - new, unopened packs only.
You should also plan to bring:
Please do not bring: weapons, pornography, clothing graphics with references to drugs or alcohol