Address: 607 Division Street - Nome, AK 99762
Phone Number: 907-443-3344
Website: http://www.nortonsoundhealth.org/

Addiction Treatment & Rehab Overview

Norton Sound Health Corporation is a substance abuse treatment provider located in Nome, AK (Nome County).

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


Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Licensing & Certifications

Norton Sound Health CorporationBehavioral Health Services has the following licenses and/or certifications. Please contact the facility for more information.

  • State Substance Abuse Agency
  • State Mental Health Department
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities

Addiction Treatment Setting

Norton Sound Health Corporation provides drug and alcohol addiction treatment in the following setting(s):

  • Outpatient Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Intensive Outpatient Addiction Treatment
  • Regular Outpatient Substance Abuse Addiction Treatment

Type of Opioid Treatment

Norton Sound Health Corporation offers the following opioid addiction treatm services:

  • Naltrexone used in Treatment
  • Does not treat opioid addiction

Pharmacotherapies and Medications Used In Rehab

Norton Sound Health Corporation uses the following pharmacotherapies and medications in their treatment program:

  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Extended-release, injectable Naltrexone (Vivitrol®)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders

Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment Approaches

Norton Sound Health Corporation uses the following addiction treatment approaches:

  • Brief Intervention
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Matrix Model
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Substance use counseling approach

Rehab Counseling and Education

Norton Sound Health Corporation offers the following counseling and education programs:

  • Individual Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • Family Counseling
  • Marital/Couples Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Education
  • Hepatitis Education, counseling, or support
  • HIV or AIDS education, counseling, or support
  • Health education services other than HIV/AIDS or hepatitus
  • Employment counseling or training

Specialty Drug & Alcohol Rehab Programs

Norton Sound Health Corporation offers the following specialty addiction treatment programs:

Addiction Treatment Ancillary Services

Norton Sound Health Corporation offers the following ancillary services to go along with their addiction treatment:

  • Case Management Services
  • Domestic Violence Services
  • Early Intervention For HIV
  • Housing Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Consumer-run (peer-support) services / Alumni Programs
  • Social Skills Development
  • Transportation Assistance

Drug Alcohol Rehab Transitional Programs / Services

Norton Sound Health Corporation 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 Norton Sound Health Corporation:

  • Federal, or any government funding for substance abuse programs
  • IHS/Tribal/Urban (ITU) funds
  • Medicare Accepted
  • Medicaid Accepted
  • Military insurance (e.g., TRICARE)
  • Private Health Insurance
  • State-financed health insurance plan other than Medicaid
  • Sliding fee scale (fee is based on income and other factors)

Addiction Treatment Screening / Pre-Treatment Services

Norton Sound Health Corporation utilizes the following screening and pre-treatment methods:

  • Comprehensive mental health assessment
  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Interim services for clients
  • Outreach to persons in the community

Health & Substance Screening and Testing Services

Norton Sound Health Corporation screens and tests for the following substances and/or health conditions:

  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • Screening for Mental Health Disorders
  • Screening for Substance Use

Facility Smoking Policies & Cessation Services

Norton Sound Health Corporation has the following smoking policies/assistance:

  • Smoking not permitted
  • Screening for tobacco use
  • Smoking/tobacco cessation counseling