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Recovery Support/Community Reintegration

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August 11, 2018

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Outside the clinic and into the future, your recovery is our commitment to you. Our Recovery Support offers specific programs for community reintegration and your empowerment as a free and healthy individual. Real rehab for vets only succeeds with reintegration into your community. VFR Family Resilience Project A complementary treatment support program for families and […]

Relapse Prevention Program (RPP)

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August 11, 2018

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You CAN learn to present relapse,a critical step in vets rehab. Learn the skills you need to confront the risk of relapse. Work as an outpatient and later with clinicians, mentors, and alumni, many of whom are veterans and first responders, to stay sober.

Outpatient Program (OP)

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August 11, 2018

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Individual and group therapy for: Family and vocational issues Relapse triggers Coping skills

Structured Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)

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August 11, 2018

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Our IOP is the heart and soul of the VFR approach to vets healthcare and vets rehab treatment. The IOP is key to substance use (SUD), PTSD and other behavioral health care for vets. It is an intensive program, led by your peers in the veteran and active military community, who are top experts in […]

What are some unique ways VFR serves Veterans & First Responders?

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August 11, 2018

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Many Veterans and first responders isolate themselves from their communities because of trauma. Trauma therapy, such as for PTSD, can get to the bottom of mental health and substance use issues. VFR is committed to help Veterans re-integrate into their communities, and support first responders who need to be vigilant 24 hours a day.

What is “Strive Health” and what is VFR’s relationship to Strive?

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August 11, 2018

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VFR Healthcare is Strive Health’s sister company. VFR Healthcare is a veteran-owned and -operated organization that provides treatment programs, veteran support groups, intensive outpatient therapy, alcohol rehab and other services designed specifically for Veterans, first responders, and their families. Strive Health proudly serves VFR Healthcare, often in the same facility although in separate cohorts. Non-military […]

What is ‘Recovery in the Real World?

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August 11, 2018

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Our outpatient recovery program allows clients to maintain their daily life in their home and in the real world. We know that the true challenges to living a healthy life exist in the everyday experience. That is why we help our clients learn the critical skills that empower them to heal and recover while sustaining […]

Am I required to attend AA?

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August 11, 2018

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No. At VFR Healthcare we encourage any and all community support that you may find helpful during your recovery period. However, attendance at any specific program is not required. Our experience shows that participation in programs like AA, NA Smart Recovery, and Allernon result in better outcomes for patients and families.

Is medication available to help allay my cravings?

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August 11, 2018

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Physical cravings can be alleviated in multiple ways. VFR Healthcare works with you and experts in the medical, behavioral and holistic fields to determine what combination of these types of interventions will best meet your individual needs.

What support is available for families?

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August 11, 2018

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Support for families is a basic and driving principle of the recovery process at VFR. These sessions provide the opportunity for everyone to learn about the recovery process and provide a platform where people can openly address their concerns under supervision of a VFR counselor. Family counseling provides the people who support you with the […]