Located on the AdCare Hospital Campus. For an appointment or information, call:
The Couples Project for Women is for women with a drug abuse problem who are married or live with a male partner. The study is conducted by researchers at Harvard Medical School and AdCare Hosptial. Weekly one-on-one outpatient therapy for 13 weeks promotes women’s recovery from drug abuse.
Our counselors possess master’s degrees and a solid understanding of the disease of addiction. They work with clients to assess their needs and to develop individualized treatment plans that accommodate work and family schedules.
Individuals seeking treatment are assessed on the same day that they call for help. Open-access services include the following:
Outpatient Detoxification Program (Worcester only) combines medical supervision during withdrawal with alcohol and drug abuse treatment to achieve abstinence.
Day Treatment Program (Worcester only) offers six hours of treatment per day seven days a week. Activities include individual and group counseling; educational sessions, skills groups and self-help participation.
Intensive Outpatient Program – Day and Evening – offers three to four hours of treatment per session from three to six days per week or
The Couples Project for Women
Some women also receive couples counseling to promote recovery and improve communication. Counseling is free of charge. The study involves interviews with the woman and her male partner before treatment and every three months for one year following treatment. For more information, call the Couples Project for Women at AdCare Hospital: 1-800-345-3552, ext. 4043. For an overview of this and other studies, see Research at AdCare.
three evenings per week. Activities are similar to those in our Day Treatment Program (above).
Individual and Family Counseling.
Early Recovery Group.
Suboxone Early Recovery Group.
Specialty groups for Men, Women, Families and Individuals with Co-occurring Disorders.