Address: 67 President Street - Charleston, SC 29425
Phone Number: 843-792-5200
Website: http://www.muschealth.org/psychiatry/services/cdap/services.html#outpatient

Addiction Treatment & Rehab Overview

Medical University of South Carolina is a drug & alcohol detox center that provides substance abuse treatment located in Charleston, SC (Charleston County).

They accept all age groups and treat both men and women.


Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Licensing & Certifications

Medical University of South CarolinaIOP CDAP has the following licenses and/or certifications. Please contact the facility for more information.

  • State Department of Health
  • Hospital Licensing Authority
  • The Joint Commision

Addiction Treatment Setting

Medical University of South Carolina provides drug and alcohol addiction treatment in the following setting(s):

  • Inpatient Drug & Alcohol Rehabilition in a Hospital Setting
  • Outpatient Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Hospital Inpatient Drug & Alcohol Detoxification
  • Hospital Inpatient Addiction Treatment
  • Outpatient Drug & Alcohol Detox
  • Intensive Outpatient Addiction Treatment
  • Outpatient Methadone and/or buprenorphine (suboxone) treatment
  • Regular Outpatient Substance Abuse Addiction Treatment

Drug & Alcohol Detoxification Services Offered

Medical University of South Carolina offers the following drug & alcohol detoxification services at their facility:

  • Alcohol Detoxification
  • Benzodiazepines Detoxification

Type of Opioid Treatment

Medical University of South Carolina offers the following opioid addiction treatm services:

  • Buprenorphine used in Treatment
  • Buprenorphine maintenance
  • Buprenorphine maintenance for predetermined time
  • Naltrexone used in Treatment
  • Prescribes/administers buprenorphine

Pharmacotherapies and Medications Used In Rehab

Medical University of South Carolina uses the following pharmacotherapies and medications in their treatment program:

  • Disulfiram (Antabuse®)
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Suboxone®)
  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders

Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment Approaches

Medical University of South Carolina uses the following addiction treatment approaches:

  • Brief Intervention
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Dialectical behavior therapy
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Substance use counseling approach
  • Trauma-related counseling
  • 12 Step Facilitation

Rehab Counseling and Education

Medical University of South Carolina offers the following counseling and education programs:

  • Individual Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • Family Counseling
  • Marital/Couples Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Education

Specialty Drug & Alcohol Rehab Programs

Medical University of South Carolina offers the following specialty addiction treatment programs:

  • Adolescent Addiction Treatment

Addiction Treatment Ancillary Services

Medical University of South Carolina offers the following ancillary services to go along with their addiction treatment:

  • Case Management Services
  • Housing Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Consumer-run (peer-support) services / Alumni Programs
  • Self Help Groups
  • Social Skills Development

Drug Alcohol Rehab Transitional Programs / Services

Medical University of South Carolina offers the following transitional programs to assist their clients post-treatment:

  • Aftercare / Continuing Care
  • Discharge Planning

Rehab Center Payment Information and Financial Assistance

Below is the information regarding payment accepted and/or funding information for Medical University of South Carolina:

  • Medicare Accepted
  • Medicaid Accepted
  • Military insurance (e.g., TRICARE)
  • Private Health Insurance

Addiction Treatment Screening / Pre-Treatment Services

Medical University of South Carolina utilizes the following screening and pre-treatment methods:

  • Comprehensive mental health assessment
  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Outreach to persons in the community

Health & Substance Screening and Testing Services

Medical University of South Carolina screens and tests for the following substances and/or health conditions:

  • Breath analyzer or blood alcohol testing
  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • HIV Testing
  • Screening for Hepatitus B
  • Screening for Mental Health Disorders
  • Screening for Substance Use
  • STD Testing
  • TB Screening

Facility Smoking Policies & Cessation Services

Medical University of South Carolina has the following smoking policies/assistance:

  • Smoking not permitted
  • Nicotine Replacement Therapy
  • Non-nicotine smoking/tobacco cessation medications
  • Screening for tobacco use
  • Smoking/tobacco cessation counseling