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Rhode Island Assessment/evaluation For Drug And Alcohol Addiction

The state of Rhode Island offers services that are both state funded and private where addicts and families can receive addiction assessment and evaluations.  After this assessment, they will be able to choose the correct treatment options available to them.

Did you know this about drug and alcohol assessment and evaluation?

Drug and alcohol addiction assessments and evaluation are usually free services provided by state health centers and substance abuse treatment programs. It helps assess the needs of the addict to find the right treatment.

Drug and Alcohol Abuse Assessment Services throughout Rhode Island

The treatment of a substance abuse disorder and an addiction can be a difficult process for an addict and their family. The resources offered on the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration website include everything operating within Rhode Island. Individuals may not find on the site the location of where a person can go to receive an addiction assessment or evaluation. Typically, these will be at private clinics or through state funded mental health clinics, and of course drug rehabilitation programs do offer these services.

Will my doctor or counselor create a treatment plan for me?

Yes, a doctor or a counselor will assist in creating a treatment plan for the patient, and this can include various options, which is determined from the outcome of the initial assessment. For example, a treatment plan may include drug detox, therapy, counseling, or rehabilitation, and aftercare treatment or therapy.

Below you can find a listing of different assessment/evaluation programs for drug and alcohol addiction in Rhode Island. The list can be incomplete so if you do not find what you are looking for, please do not hesitate to contact one of our counselors at 1-800-304-2219.