• Residential Treatment

    Residential Treatment

    With access to an alcohol and drug-free living environment - successful recovery is possible.
    Individuals trying to abstain are more successful in a residential treatment setting.
    With access to an alcohol and drug-free living environment - successful recovery is possible. Individuals trying to abstain are more successful in a residential treatment setting.

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  • Activities for Fun

    Activities for Fun

    A common misconception between addicts is that "My life will be over when I quit!"
    The Haven opens possibilities by teaching individuals how to have fun sober.
    A common misconception between addicts is that "My life will be over when I quit!"
    The Haven opens possibilities by teaching individuals how to have fun sober.
  • Build Healthy Relationships

    Build Healthy Relationships

    A key component to long term sobriety is healthy relationships.
    The Haven facilitates building relationships based on boundaries and helping others who are in need.
    A key component to long term sobriety is healthy relationships.
    The Haven facilitates building relationships based on boundaries and helping others who are in need.
  • Lake Powell

    Lake Powell

    Each year The Haven takes Alumni, Residents and others in the community to
    Lake Powell all of whom share a common goal to stay sober.
    Each year The Haven takes Alumni, Residents and others in the community to
    Lake Powell all of whom share a common goal to stay sober.

Get Your Life Back

The Haven offers both residential treatment and sober living programs for men and women struggling with addiction to drugs and alcohol. All of The Haven's facilities are conveniently located near downtown Salt Lake City, within walking distance of UTA TRAX and the University of Utah. Individuals needing help to stay sober find extra support with The Haven's Sober Living Program. While residents work on the skills needed to live alcohol and drug-free, The Haven Alumni show residents that life without drugs and alcohol can be fun and exciting. The Haven has been has been a leader in treating substance misuse disorders in Utah since 1969. Recovery from alcohol and substance abuse is possible.

A Look at Ambulatory Detox

A Look at Ambulatory DetoxAmerica’s addiction epidemic has taken on momentum calling for innovative treatment programs that can deliver higher efficacy. The cost of sticking to the status quo in terms of human lives is too great.

An Ambulatory Detox model offers patients an integrated approach that delivers a higher success rate at a lower cost, relative to the traditional inpatient model. Although not initially welcomed by the treatment community, this innovative approach to detoxing individuals off alcohol, benzodiazepines and opiates in an outpatient setting has proven to be effective. The hesitancy to welcome this novel treatment method is understandable; detoxification from alcohol and benzodiazepines had never been attempted on an outpatient basis due to risk of seizures and stroke, and, patients would be returning home at the end of treatment each day.

This model saves payers significant money when compared to inpatient detoxification. Although the length of stay at the detoxification level of care in the ambulatory detox setting is much longer than in an inpatient setting, the cost of care is far lower - by 40% - driven by eliminating the overnight stay. Ambulatory Detox delivers “nirvana” because, in the field of medicine, better outcomes usually come at a significantly higher cost.

By making adjustments, such as those listed below, to detox medication protocols and introducing innovative therapeutic approaches, including network therapy that drive better outcomes this course of treatment is very effective.

Individualized Treatment: Medication titration can be customized for each patient depending on the substance of choice, severity of use and other medications the patient is currently on. This ensures patient comfort and aids compliance.

Integration with home environment: The patient eventually has to learn to live in his or her home after treatment. Therapy is tailored to meet the patient’s specific home environment, so that the patient learns to cope with his/her specific living situation.

Family Involvement: The permanent support system for any patient is his or her loved ones. The focus is to involve them in treatment, with the patient’s consent. Family interventions assure the patient of an elevated level of support at home to maintain sobriety over the long-term.

Longer Length of Stay: Health insurance providers are able to extend stay, as ambulatory detox is more economical. Consequently, medication can be tapered more gently and patients are able to engage in therapy and start making lifestyle changes that contribute to sobriety. The treatment community is now much more comfortable that ambulatory detox is a safe alternative to inpatient treatment.

 

Accepted Insurance Plans

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The Haven is a 501(c)3 non-profit orgnization which means your donation is TAX deductable. Corporate sponsorships are available for select events and levels at certain times of the year. Please give the gift of sobriety to an individual struggling to leave the life of addiction.
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PHONE: 801-533-0070
FAX: 801-596-2240
EMAIL: info@havenhelps.com
ADDRESS: 974 E. South Temple
Salt Lake City, UT 84102 [map]


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George S. And Dolores Dore Eccles Foundation Marriner S. Eccles Foundation The Lawrence T. Dee – Janet T. Dee Foundation R. Harold Burton Foundation Katherine W. and Ezekiel R. Dumke, Jr. Foundation United Way Sorenson Legacy Foundation
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