Outpatient Substance Abuse Services

Outpatient Behavioral Health Services

The Outpatient Behavioral Health Services at Saint Michael’s Medical Center is one of only a small number of outpatient facilities in and around Newark that can treat co-occurring drug addiction and mental health issues.

We treat these issues in a coordinated, integrated manner with the latest evidenced-based approaches to promote a drug-free lifestyle.

We offer individualized patient-focused care to meet the needs of our patients, regardless of educational, social, or economic levels.

We offer didactic (educational) and group therapy services.

Our case management system facilitates a full continuum of care and all essential referral needs.

Our facility is conveniently located in Saint Michael’s Medical Center at 268 Martin Luther King Blvd., Newark. We are open Monday – Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Outpatient Services

This treatment service offering utilizes the latest evidenced-based treatment model Integrated Combined Therapies (ICT) approach.

The Integrated Combined Therapies utilizes:

  • Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET)
  • The Stages of Readiness to Change
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
  • Twelve-Step Facilitation Therapy (TSF)

The Outpatient Counseling Service is offered to both men and women with:

  • Alcohol & Substance Abuse
  • Co-occurring Disorders

All services rendered incorporate:

  • Education on Life Skills
  • Case Management
  • Consultations
  • Referrals

Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)

This service is designed for both men and women with substance abuse issues and those with some Co-occurring disorders, who may need a more intense level of treatment.

The curriculum is designed around the newest approaches, consisting of topics such as:

  • Anger Management
  • Domestic Violence
  • Parenting
  • Self-Esteem
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Co-dependency

This track also utilizes the evidenced-based treatment model Integrated Combined Therapies (ICI) approach.

In order to adequately offer a full continuum, both services rendered incorporate:

  • Education on Life Skills
  • Case Management
  • Consultations
  • Referrals

Psychiatric Referrals

Psychiatric consultations are available on a case-by-case basis, depending upon the needs of each participant.

Our Scope of Services Includes:

  • Acute Medical Care
  • Continuum of Care Referral
  • Case Management Services
  • Transportation
  • Non-Insured Accepted
  • Vivitrol Referral (Onsite)

In addition, we offer:

  • Transportation
  • DVR Referrals
  • Nursing Services
  • Physician Services
  • HIV Testing
  • General Medical Testing
  • Referral Services

For more information, call us at (800) 211-5927

Our fax number is: (973) 877-2451 or (973) 242-6275

Accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations
Licensed by the Division of Mental Health and Addiction Services of New Jersey