Address: 3421 Mike Padgett Highway - Augusta, GA 30906
Phone Number: 706-432-4800
Website: http://www.serenitybhs.com

Addiction Treatment & Rehab Overview

Serenity Behavioral Health Systems is a drug & alcohol detox center that provides substance abuse treatment located in Augusta, GA (Richmond County). They also provide treatment for non substance related addiction disorder, gambling addiction disorder, and internet use disorder.

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


Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Licensing & Certifications

Serenity Behavioral Health Systems has the following licenses and/or certifications. Please contact the facility for more information.

  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities

Addiction Treatment Setting

Serenity Behavioral Health Systems provides drug and alcohol addiction treatment in the following setting(s):

  • Outpatient Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Outpatient Drug & Alcohol Detox
  • Intensive Outpatient Addiction Treatment
  • Regular Outpatient Substance Abuse Addiction Treatment

Drug & Alcohol Detoxification Services Offered

Serenity Behavioral Health Systems offers the following drug & alcohol detoxification services at their facility:

  • Alcohol Detoxification
  • Benzodiazepines Detoxification
  • Cocaine / Crack Detoxification
  • Methamphetamine Detoxification
  • Opioid Detoxification

Type of Opioid Treatment

Serenity Behavioral Health Systems offers the following opioid addiction treatm services:

  • Buprenorphine used in Treatment
  • Buprenorphine detoxification
  • Buprenorphine maintenance
  • Naltrexone used in Treatment
  • Prescribes/administers buprenorphine
  • Use methadone/buprenorphine for pain management or emergency dosing

Pharmacotherapies and Medications Used In Rehab

Serenity Behavioral Health Systems uses the following pharmacotherapies and medications in their treatment program:

  • Disulfiram (Antabuse®)
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Suboxone®)
  • Extended-release, injectable Naltrexone (Vivitrol®)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders

Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment Approaches

Serenity Behavioral Health Systems uses the following addiction treatment approaches:

  • Anger Management
  • Brief Intervention
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Contingency management/motivational incentives
  • Dialectical behavior therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Matrix Model
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Substance use counseling approach
  • Trauma-related counseling
  • 12 Step Facilitation

Rehab Counseling and Education

Serenity Behavioral Health Systems 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

Addiction Treatment Ancillary Services

Serenity Behavioral Health Systems 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

Drug Alcohol Rehab Transitional Programs / Services

Serenity Behavioral Health Systems 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 Serenity Behavioral Health Systems:

  • Federal, or any government funding for substance abuse programs
  • Medicare Accepted
  • Medicaid Accepted
  • Military insurance (e.g., TRICARE)
  • Private Health Insurance
  • State-financed health insurance plan other than Medicaid

Addiction Treatment Screening / Pre-Treatment Services

Serenity Behavioral Health Systems 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

Serenity Behavioral Health Systems 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

Serenity Behavioral Health Systems has the following smoking policies/assistance:

  • Smoking permitted in designated area
  • Screening for tobacco use