Address: 300 Veterans Boulevard - Big Spring, TX 79720
Phone Number: 432-263-7361 x5212
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Addiction Treatment & Rehab Overview

West Texas VA Healthcare Services is a halfway house / transitional living facility located in Big Spring, TX (Howard County).

They accept young adults and adults (ages 18 and up) and treat both men and women.

Substance Abuse Rehabilitation Licensing & Certifications

West Texas VA Healthcare Services Veterans Healing Center MH-RRTP (SA) has the following licenses and/or certifications. Please contact the facility for more information.

  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities
  • The Joint Commision

Addiction Treatment Setting

West Texas VA Healthcare Services provides drug and alcohol addiction treatment in the following setting(s):

  • Computerized Treatment/Telemedicine
  • Residential Drug & Alcohol Treatment
  • Long Term Residential Addiction Treatment

Type of Opioid Treatment

West Texas VA Healthcare Services 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

West Texas VA Healthcare Services uses the following pharmacotherapies and medications in their treatment program:

  • Disulfiram (Antabuse┬«)
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Suboxone┬«)
  • Buprenorphine without naloxone
  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders

Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment Approaches

West Texas VA Healthcare Services uses the following addiction treatment approaches:

  • Anger Management
  • Brief Intervention
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Substance use counseling approach
  • Trauma-related counseling
  • 12 Step Facilitation

Rehab Counseling and Education

West Texas VA Healthcare Services offers the following counseling and education programs:

  • Individual Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • Family Counseling
  • Marital/Couples Counseling
  • Substance Abuse Education
  • Employment counseling or training

Specialty Drug & Alcohol Rehab Programs

West Texas VA Healthcare Services offers the following specialty addiction treatment programs:

  • Veterans Addiction Treatment Program
  • Substance Abuse Treatment Specializing In Trauma Patients

Addiction Treatment Ancillary Services

West Texas VA Healthcare Services offers the following ancillary services to go along with their addiction treatment:

  • Housing Services
  • Mental Health Services
  • Consumer-run (peer-support) services / Alumni Programs
  • Self Help Groupss
  • Social Skills Development
  • Transportation Assistance

Drug Alcohol Rehab Transitional Programs / Services

West Texas VA Healthcare Services offers the following transitional programs to assist their clients post-treatment:

  • Aftercare / Continuing Care
  • Discharge Planning

Rehab Center Payment Information and Financial Assistance

West Texas VA Healthcare Services offers the following transitional programs to assist their clients post-treatment:

  • Military insurance (e.g., TRICARE)
  • Private Health Insurance
  • Cash or Self Payment

Addiction Treatment Screening / Pre-Treatment Services

West Texas VA Healthcare Services 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

West Texas VA Healthcare Services 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

West Texas VA Healthcare Services has the following smoking policies/assistance:

  • Smoking permitted in designated area
  • Nicotine Replacement Therapy
  • Non-nicotine smoking/tobacco cessation medications
  • Screening for tobacco use
  • Smoking/tobacco cessation counseling