At the Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) Centre of Vancouver, we use compassionate, scientifically supported treatments to help people achieve goals that are important to them and increase the quality of their lives. Our clinicians provide evidence-based individual, group, and family services. We have a full DBT program, including individual therapy, telephone consultation, skills training groups, and a consultation team and also offer other Cognitive Behavioural (CBT) and Mindfulness & Acceptance Based Treatments. In addition, we regularly train and consult with mental health providers across Canada.
Pacifica Treatment Centre is an innovative non-profit society, founded in 1977, providing in-residence treatment and community-based services for individuals experiencing problematic substance use (drugs and alcohol), in conjunction with concurrent mental health concerns and trauma.
Our approach takes the best bits of coaching, counselling, and personal development to create practical professional counselling for men. Our team of counsellors specialize in a wide range of mental health concerns, and come from varying clinical backgrounds, so that we can provide best-practice treatment for our clients. Our mission is to de-stigmatize mental health support for men in our community by providing a consistent, efficient, and function based treatment.
Founded in 1993 and located in Metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island, Together We Can is one of Canada's premier treatment centres for men struggling with substance misuse issues. Our mission is to educate and support individuals and their families who desire a new life in recovery. We provide an immersive 60-90 day recovery-based primary addiction treatment experience and hosts an on-site medical clinic staffed by three physicians, a dietician, and a Registered Nurse. The medical clinic offers medication stabilization, detox/withdrawal management, and continued after-care. Together We Can offers a free program for families composed of an education group, grief and loss support group, and peer-based support meeting. Our staff and volunteers understand that long-term recovery is most successful when people are provided with health and wellness supports for physical, mental, and emotional healing. Our continuum of care includes residential and outpatient addiction treatment, transitional housing, after-care, and alumni initiatives.
Field Trip Health is proud to offer ketamine-assisted therapy, a new treatment option for treatment-resistant mental health conditions such as depression, anxiety, and PTSD. Ketamine-assisted therapy is safe, legal, highly-effective and fast-acting, and is proven to be able to provide relief from symptoms as soon as after the first session. From there, our program builds on these early gains throughout the treatment process. These consciousness-altering experiences are facilitated in a safe and intentional setting, designed to invoke feelings of serenity and calm, with a strong connection to nature & plant life. Our therapists help clients integrate their profound experiences, developing meaning out of insights generated during ketamine journeys. These experiences can be a powerful catalyst for self discovery and healing. The safe, comfortable, structured approach at Field Trip Health facilitates sustainable change.
We provide private and confidential evidence-based addiction treatment services in Vancouver and the Lower Mainland . Our scientifically backed service options allow us to create a specialized addiction treatment and wellness program specific to your needs. We address every client as an individual and provide a unique and customized treatment plan made specifically for them. Applying the best treatment models such as Trauma-informed Therapy, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Wellness, Attachment Theory, Rational Emotive Behavior Therapy, and Harm Reduction. Our services include hourly counselling sessions, interventions, withdrawal management, outpatient & inpatient addiction treatment, and a comprehensive family program. We will help you to identify the underlying causes leading to the substance abuse and instability, and create a precise path to your recovery. Our approach builds a complete view of the client's overall wellness, and with that view we develop a treatment plan best suited to address the problematic areas of concern. Our goal is to have ever client understand and overcome their substance use challenges to regain their Independence and live a happy and fulfilling life.
At Valiant Recovery we treat the roots behind addictions. We provide the highest level of 1on1 sessions available, offering up to 12 private sessions per week. On top of this we add a full compliment of daily sessions focusing on topics like, Anxiety & Depression, Grief and Loss, Anger, Co-Dependency, Trauma, 12 step, Relapse Prevention. Our Individualized program allows us to address your specific situation and circumstances. We offer program lengths of 30, 60, 90, 120 days, it is a proven fact that longer treatment lengths increase positive treatment outcomes.
Sunshine Coast Health Centre is a private, licensed, residential addiction treatment facility for men. While other programs focus on abstinence or reducing harm, we believe that the recovery process needs to move beyond mere healing. Instead, we help our clients experience personal transformation and full integration into society. Our programs are based largely on the theory and practice of Meaning-Centered Therapy (MCT), developed by psychologist Dr. Paul T. P. Wong. Dr. Wong was heavily influenced by Viktor Frankl and used personal meaning as a way to organize different therapies such as existential psychotherapy, cognitive-behavioural therapy, narrative therapy, and positive psychology into a unified therapeutic approach. We treat the four elements of what it means to be a human being - the physical, psychological, social and spiritual. Our residential alcohol & drug rehabilitation program follows a daily schedule of activities that focuses on long-term wellness and success. Combined, our 30-, 42-, 60-, and 90-day programs accept a maximum of 47 clients, allowing you to be on a first-name basis with staff and peers.
Our 5-week residential Traumatic Stress Recovery Program (TSRP), followed by 6 weeks of Post-Treatment Support, is a customized program for individuals who have experienced trauma or who suffer from symptoms of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). Every person experiences trauma differently. A family member ( i.e. spouse, sister/ brother can join the program in a week 1 and week 2). Our highly-trained clinical team can help you understand PTSD and its comorbid conditions, and provide support tailored to your experience and symptoms. Clients participate in individual and group therapy, cardiovascular activities, yoga and mindfulness, nutrition coaching, psycho-educational sessions, and more. Small Group: 6 individuals per group only. Separate Cohort for First Responders and Veterans. Financial Assistance available. Certified to work with First Responders
Paradise Valley Healing Center formerly known as Chopra Addiction & Wellness Center is a private residential center specializing in treating a broad range of addictive behaviours and psychological trauma. We are nestled on a peaceful 10-acre property set on the banks of the Cheakamus River only an hour's drive north of Vancouver, BC. What makes us unique is our holistic approach to healing that promotes balance and integration of body, mind and spirit. We will help you move beyond self destructive behaviour as you restore your health and transform your life. Our clinical program involves a collaborative bio-psychosocial and spiritual assessment. Guests experience a high standard of care from highly trained and compassionate healthcare professionals committed to providing the safety and expertise needed to work on underlying issues. The comprehensive healing method is trauma informed and combines evidence-based therapeutic tools supporting healthy sustainable change through assessment, treatment and post-residential stages. Treatment plans are customized to meet guests' needs. With a maximum of 16 residential guests, a high level of personal care and attention is assured.
The Orchard Recovery Center provides a full complement of treatment options to meet your personal needs. Flexible lengths of stay begin with our 10 day introduction to treatment, detox and stabilization, followed by 28, 42, and 90 plus day programs to build a solid foundation for recovery. Our outpatient office in West Vancouver, Family and Alumni services provide ongoing support for a lasting recovery.
The Orchard Recovery Center is licensed by the Vancouver Health Authority and accredited by CARF International, both of which demand a process of disciplined, continuous improvement and a framework for organizational excellence. Our comprehensive approach uses the best of evidence-based treatment plans, psychiatric assessments as needed, a cutting-edge curriculum and a holistic approach that has the 12 Steps as a foundation. Our unique program is time-tested and highly effective in meeting the specific needs of our clients. We set the gold standard in addiction recovery.
Life Science Addiction Treatment Center is a private, residential facility for English-speaking adults struggling with alcohol and/or drug addiction. We offer highly personalized inpatient services of short-, moderate- or long-term duration. Our goal is the provision of responsible, evidence-based treatment practices in a professional and affordable manner. Teaching constructive life skills is a primary means of discontinuing harmful or self-limiting behaviour, as well as in achieving successful levels of personal, social and occupational functioning. Finally, we hope to foster personal growth in supporting these complimentary goals: rehabilitation, maintenance of positive change and promotion of mental wellness.
Westminster House Society is a residential addiction recovery centre for youth girls and women healing from addiction. We aim to promote and facilitate a desire for recovery, helping women help themselves overcome addiction. That’s what has made us a leader when it comes to drug rehab centers in Vancouver. Our treatment programs are designed to provide women with the necessary tools to trust their own ability to reclaim a drug-free existence. We are a unique treatment centre that focuses on teaching women how to live their life in recovery.
We have women from all walks of life come through our doors. Many have been using drugs or alcohol and understand they’ve become dependent on them. A large majority also come to us for high-quality psychiatric care to deal with serious stress, depression, anxiety, or trauma. All of our clients have experienced some professional success in their life and are highly motivated to work with qualified professionals to get their lives back on track.
Our home style facility is located on secluded private property in the heart of Kamloops, BC. Sage is a licensed private abstinence based residential treatment centre that offers a customized evidence-based treatment program for men and women who are struggling with addictions. Our gender-specific residences and programming provide a safe healing environment that contributes to a healthy respectful balance with our co-ed community and programming.
The Canadian Treatment Centre for Obsessive Compulsive Disorders (CTCOCD, www.ctcocd.ca) is the national specialized treatment center for OCD and related disorders throughout the lifespan: children, adolescents, and adults. CTCOCD programs are tailored for persons whose symptoms and related difficulties range from very mild and newly developed to very severe and longstanding. Treatment is offered to Canadians from all provinces and regions and to international residents. Highly specialized CTCOCD services to optimize recovery involve office based sessions for most persons. Intensive treatment programs with a team of experts are available for local and out of town patients who need this service (i.e., prolonged sessions several times weekly or daily). Home visits are offered to help where symptoms occur. Therapist assisted home based specialty treatments may be offered as an effective alternative to hospitalization for very severe symptoms. Strategies for generalization of change, resilience, skills, and self-esteem as well as relapse prevention are integral. Phone or skype sessions are possible for individuals in remote regions who cannot access specialized care. Psychiatric and pharmacological consultation and treatment are available if needed with experienced staff psychiatrists affiliated with the CTCOCD. Treatment is not time-limited and services are bilingual.
Miklat Recovery Society is a non-profit registered charity offering residential drug and alcohol treatment in picturesque Powell River, on the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia. Miklat means “refuge”, and our program is designed to offer a place of refuge from the storms of addiction; a place where hope, inspiration, and practical tools can be given to men healing from the effects of substance use disorder.
For those who are struggling with depression, anxiety, addiction, or work-related trauma, a stable treatment program can make the difference between recovery and relapse. But putting their families and careers on hold to receive inpatient treatment is a disruption many people aren’t able to make. And some outpatient programs simply don’t provide the level of attention some patients need. Now available from EHN Outpatient Services, our Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOPs) provide effective, short-term treatment for substance addictions, mood and anxiety disorders, and trauma/PTSD. Offered in-person at a clinic location across Canada (where safety precautions permit) and virtually via EHN Online, the IOP therapeutic program consists of 8 weeks of intensive treatment, 9 hours of group and individual sessions per week, plus 10 months of aftercare to support ongoing recovery. Important psychoeducation uses the principles of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT), and Behavioural Activation Therapy (BA). We also offer an exclusive Healthy Minds Teen Program with specialized programming for those aged 14-18.
Situated amidst the natural beauty of Vancouver Island’s east coast, Edgewood provides the tranquility and challenge patients need to get better. Their team of doctors are part of a large, diverse therapeutic community focused on treatment for addiction, mood and anxiety disorders, and trauma. From the grounds to the living quarters to therapy spaces, Edgewood is designed for comfort and care where patients can recover from: • Alcohol and drug addiction • Trauma and addiction • Trauma and psychological injury (PTSD) • And sex and love addiction. In addition, Edgewood offers programs created especially to treat: • Those struggling with relapse • Military, Veterans, and First Responders • Healthcare professionals and other professionals who have access to controlled substances as part of their job • LGBTQ+ people who are struggling with trauma often associated with discrimination • Indigenous peoples looking for recovery in a safe and inclusive environment • Patients who have completed treatment and want to reintegrate more gradually into the external community • And family members, including children, of those struggling with mental health disorders or addiction.
Clients who are looking for Drug Rehab in Vancouver or Alcohol Rehab in Vancouver can find help at a treatment center. The first step towards recovery usually requires clients to detox in Vancouver under medical supervision, and follow-up with a period of intensive therapy at the center.
INPATIENT or OUTPATIENT?
Residential inpatient treatment in Vancouver consists of 24-hour care at a live-in facility. Full treatment services, including medical and behavioral therapy, are provided all at one location.
Outpatient treatment programs in Vancouver provide flexibility to those who are unable to take time away from their regular lives, work or school. Programs typically meet at the clinic a couple of times every week for a few hours at a time.
Certain programs provide a combination of the in/out approach: Inpatient for medical stabilization, partial hospitalization for moderate cases, intensive outpatient programs, and outpatient clinics for follow-up. For instance, opiate abusers may find it helpful to begin their abstinence with a brief but intensive outpatient opiate drug detox in Vancouver.
Vancouver Eating Disorders
Eating Disorder Treatment Centres in Vancouver help treat a range of eating and food issues, such as childhood feeding disorders, food avoidance, obesity, Anorexia, Bulimia or compulsive overeating, binge eating, night eating, and body image issues.
They address the destructive behaviors and underlying emotional issues of disordered eating. Their programs can include family involvement and are designed to help patients in Vancouver develop the skills they need to make lifelong change.
How Treatment Centres Can Help
Treatment centers in Vancouver help clients with substance abuse issues, drug abuse, and pain treatment, as well as eating disorders. Treatment centers generally offer 30-day recovery programs, or longer-term 60 and 90-day programs.
The first step when you arrive in treatment is to begin a drug detox or alcohol detox. Medical professionals monitor your detox program to make sure that your detox is safe and appropriate.
The second step at most treatment centers is to begin therapy, either in groups or individually. Most Vancouver treatment centers for alcohol or drug abuse emphasize this step as the beginning of the road to recovery.
Successful treatment also includes a plan for when you leave your treatment center. Whether it is alcoholics anonymous, or engaging with family and friends, the best treatment centers in Vancouver provide counselors who guide you in preparing a plan to stay substance-free.