FAQs

HOW LONG WILL I NEED TO BE IN TREATMENT?

As opiate dependence is a medical condition that requires proper healing for a successful recovery, there is no set time. Your treatment is individualized through the use of medication, education, and counseling. Ultimately you with the aid of our medical and clinical team will decide when you are ready to discontinue treatment.

WHEN WILL I START FEELING BETTER?

You will feel some relief from withdrawal symptoms almost immediately. Complete relief can take anywhere from a few days to a few weeks however, most people report feeling much better within hours. Our medical team will work diligently to ensure your safety and comfort.

HOW DOES COUNSELING AND GROUPS WORK?

A counselor will be assigned to you the moment you are admitted to our program. After that you and your counselor can schedule sessions for a time and day at your convenience and counselor availability. You are not required to attend groups, you and your counselor will collaborate on the best course of treatment for you.

CAN I TAKE MEDICATIONS WHILE Iā€™M IN TREATMENT?

Generally the answer is yes. Many people who seek our help report struggling to manage medications on their own. We will assist you in gaining the skills to help you manage your medications and coordinate your care with any other medical or mental health providers.

We understand that entering treatment for an addiction or mental health problem can be difficult. If you or a loved one is struggling with managing pain medications, heroin use, mental health symptoms, or are concerned you may have an addiction or chemical dependency problem, please contact us today. Our friendly staff can answer any questions you may have about treatment and schedule an appointment many times within 24 hours. Our phone number is (208) 433.0400 and we are located at 9196 W. Barnes Street, Boise, Idaho 83709.