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Edgewood (Opiate addiction)

Edgewood, in Nanaimo, British Columbia offers a 56-day co-ed program for individuals with co-occurring disorders - psychiatric issues and drug addictions, who are under the care and supervision of a physician/psychiatrist.   Individuals who require medical detox for opiates can be referred to Edgewood.   Edgewood does not use methadone as a detox medication or as a replacement for other substance use. If an individual wishes to withdraw from methadone, a safe, tapering detox can be administered under the care of Edgewood’s on-site physician.

  

Program:

  • 56-day program
  • Abstinence-based treatment and the fundamentals of the 12-Steps
  • Specialized treatment for persons with an addiction and  a co-occurring disorder such as: Mood Disorders; Schizophrenia; Bipolar Disorder; ADD; ADHD; Eating Disorder; Personality Disorder Personalized care programs
  • On-site RN, Physician, Psychiatrist and Psychologist

Edgewood is specifically available for referrals of individuals with concurrent disorders and opiate addiction. 

EDGEWOOD (*FOR INDIVIDUALS REQUIRING MEDICAL DETOX FOR OPIATES)

Nanaimo, BC

Phone: (250) 751-0111 or

24/7 toll free 1-800-683-0111

Fax: (250) 751-2758

www.edgewood.ca

CO-ED Treatment Centre
56-Day Program
Continuous intake
Age – Adults 18+
Admission process- pre-treatment assessment via phone