Medication Management Treatment Centers in Oakland, CA

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Telepsychiatrist_Piedmont Behavioral Services
Treatment Center, MD, 2972930
We provide Child and Adult Psychiatry, Therapy and Substance abuse clients via video across California. Our Board Certified Psychiatrists and Therapists are available to help everyday and we can offer same day appointments. Telepsychiatry or Telemedicine uses video link (via computer or smartphone) to offer appointments from home or outside clinic. It offers the option to see a psychiatrist any time as long as you have access to your smart phone or computer.
Detox Program
(415) 851-6482 
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We serve:
Oakland, CA 94607
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Medication Management Treatment Centers
If you're looking for medication management in Oakland, these professionals provide Oakland medication management services. They include psychiatrists in Oakland, psychiatric nurses in Oakland, psychologists and therapists and can work with children or adults in managing medications or meds.

The professionals monitor the medications a client takes to confirm that they are complying with a regimen, while also ensuring they avoid harmful drug interactions and other complications. They help patients keep track of the medications used and may create lists describing medications and their dosages. These lists can be provided to patients to help them track their drugs and understand why various meds are being prescribed. Oakland Medication management may also include reminding patients about whether or not drugs need to be taken with food, and warning patients about potential side effects of medications such as fatigue, hunger, or altered level of consciousness. Antidepressants, psychiatric medications and psychotropics in Oakland, must be prescribed by a doctor (MD) ,although the management of medication in Oakland can be handled by a broader group of professionals (e.g. Oakland psychiatric nurses and psychopharmacologists) appropriately licensed for their level of care.

Rehab in Oakland

Clients who are looking for Drug Rehab in Oakland or Alcohol Rehab in Oakland can find help at a treatment center. The first step towards recovery usually requires clients to detox in Oakland under medical supervision, and follow-up with a period of intensive therapy at the center.

INPATIENT or OUTPATIENT?

Residential inpatient treatment in Oakland 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 Oakland 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 Oakland.