This is when you and any other significant others will sit with a trained therapist one or two times to identify and discuss the issues that have brought you in for help. This initial phase is thorough and confidential. At the end of this interview the therapist will present an interpretation of the problem and the suggested changes which may help resolve the issues. Several therapeutic approaches or combination of approaches may be suggested for quick solution focused results.
Therapeutic interventions utilized at Wise Choices, Inc. are:
Rational Emotive Therapy - assist individuals to identify irrational beliefs that maintain unproductive or destructive behavioral patterns
Disease Concept- the belief that addiction is a biological disorder with multiple biopsychosocial consequences
Relapse Prevention - Teaching the skills to identify and develop a plan to not return to the addictive life patterns
Psycho-educational - learn the components that lead to addictive cycles and the consequences
Substance abuse prevention program - provide education to those who are at risk in developing substance abuse or dependency
Wise Choices is a client centered outpatient substance abuse and mental health agency in Fort Wayne Indiana. We are licensed and certified by Indiana DMHA, ICAADA, NAADAC. Providing hypnosis, neurotherapy, neurofeedback, biofeedback, cognitive therapy, marriage therapy, couples therapy, DOT assessments with an SAP. Behavioral problems addressed are substance abuse (alcoholism drug addiction), anxiety, depression, addiction, ADD and ADHD.