Veterans

We are assisting in the rehabilitation of Mental Health & Substance Abuse Issues among our Nation’s Veterans.

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Mental health and substance abuse challenges have the potential to impact individuals from all walks of life, irrespective of their background. Nevertheless, for numerous veterans, these challenges are not mere possibilities but rather harsh realities.

Veterans frequently encounter distinct mental health challenges, exacerbated by substance abuse, and are often neglected and marginalized, forced to confront their obstacles in isolation.

At Avisa Recovery, our unwavering dedication lies in providing top-notch mental health and addiction services that are specifically tailored to meet the unique needs of Veterans in New Jersey. We firmly believe that effectively addressing the underlying causes of addiction, particularly those linked to mental health, is vital for successful treatment and the journey towards recovery.

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Veterans Mental Health

At Avisa Recovery, our primary focus is on aiding veterans with their mental health necessities. Our individualized programs and services are specifically crafted to confront the unique hurdles that veterans confront, which may include substance abuse and mental health conditions. Our philosophy revolves around offering compassionate assistance and empowering veterans to achieve sustained recovery and enhanced mental well-being.

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Program Highlights:

  • Holistic & Advanced Medical Team
  • Individualized Treatment Plans
  • Advanced Genetic and DNA Testing
  • Safe & Supportive Housing
  • Multiple Pathways Approach
  • Family Owned and Operated
Mental Health

Veterans frequently encounter distinct obstacles that may affect their mental well-being. At Avisa Recovery, we acknowledge the sacrifices made by our veterans and provide customized support to meet their specific requirements. Our extensive programs target the root causes of mental health difficulties, equipping veterans with the necessary tools and resources for recovery and success.

PTSD

Avisa Recovery understands the impact of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) on individuals who have faced traumatic events. Our customized programs provide compassionate care and evidence-based treatments to help individuals manage symptoms and regain control over their lives. Through our support, individuals can experience healing and optimism as they navigate their journey toward recovery.

Depression

Depression is a widespread mental health condition that can influence individuals irrespective of their age, gender, or background. At Avisa Recovery, we acknowledge the repercussions of depression on individuals and their close ones. Our all-encompassing treatment approach targets the fundamental triggers of depression, assisting individuals in developing coping mechanisms and reclaiming a sense of harmony and purpose in their lives. With our guidance, you can embark on the initial stages of healing and rekindle joy and fulfillment.

Anxiety

Anxiety is a common stress reaction, however, if it becomes excessive or constant, it may disrupt everyday activities. Avisa Recovery provides empathetic assistance and proven therapies to aid in anxiety management and recovery. Our tailored methods target the underlying triggers of anxiety, enabling individuals to acquire effective coping mechanisms and enhance their resilience. Through our support, you can acquire the skills to overcome anxiety and achieve a sense of calm and balance.

Suicide Prevention

At Avisa Recovery, we recognize the utmost importance of suicide prevention, particularly when it comes to veterans who encounter distinct obstacles. Our unwavering dedication lies in offering support and resources to combat suicide among veterans. Through our tailored programs, we tackle the root causes of suicidal thoughts, providing a secure environment for veterans to heal and regain optimism. By adopting a comprehensive approach to care, we aim to minimize the risk of suicide and assist veterans in their path to recovery.

Family Support

Recognizing the significance of supporting veterans and their families as they confront the challenges of addiction and mental health, Avisa Recovery offers a specialized family support program. This program is customized to meet the distinct needs of military families, providing education, counseling, and resources specifically geared toward veterans and their loved ones. By engaging families in the recovery journey, we aim to fortify relationships, enhance communication, and establish a supportive setting where veterans and their families can undergo healing together.

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Mental Health Treatment

Our mental health interventions cover a range of factors related to our psychological health, such as emotional, cognitive, and behavioral processes.

Avisa Recovery provides thorough therapy within a nurturing setting. Our method combines holistic practices with advanced treatments such as esketamine and genetic testing.

Substance Use Treatment

We acknowledge that therapy may have varying levels of effectiveness for different individuals.

The clinical team at Avisa Recovery, comprised of Master’s level professionals, incorporates a multi-pathway strategy for addiction treatment in our programs. This strategy encompasses cutting-edge evidence-based therapies and techniques.

Aftercare & Sober Living

It is essential to have a structured plan for maintaining sobriety and reconstructing your life post-rehabilitation. This may involve residing in sober living facilities, participating in support groups, attending therapy sessions, prioritizing a healthy lifestyle, and pursuing recreational activities.

Our partner programs provide a robust framework of responsibility and camaraderie, enabling you to reconstruct your life and foster enduring healing.

Why Avisa Recovery For Florida's Veterans ?

Our team of clinicians formulates personalized treatment plans, utilizing flexible and comprehensive modalities tailored to meet the needs of Veterans. The mental health and substance abuse rehabilitation program for Veterans in New Jersey is committed to ensuring sustained recovery for the courageous individuals who have protected our nation’s freedoms.

Veterans Substance Abuse

At Avisa Recovery, our focus is on assisting veterans with their substance abuse struggles. Our customized programs are carefully crafted to address the unique challenges veterans encounter, particularly the co-occurrence of mental health disorders and substance abuse. We are committed to offering compassionate care that empowers veterans to achieve lasting recovery and improved mental well-being.

Have more questions?
Contact our admissions team at 732-236-7234

Program Highlights:
  • Detoxification
  • Inpatient
  • Partial Care
  • Intensive Outpatient
  • Evening IOP
  • Virtual
Substance Abuse

Veterans often face significant challenges with substance abuse, which can be attributed to their unique experiences and traumas. At Avisa Recovery, we recognize the intricacies of addiction within the veteran community and provide tailored programs to tackle these issues. Our comprehensive approach integrates evidence-based treatments with a profound understanding of military culture, equipping veterans with the necessary tools and support to conquer substance abuse and regain command over their lives. Through our veteran-focused care, we are dedicated to facilitating the healing process from within and enabling veterans to achieve long-lasting recovery.

Chronic Pain

Chronic pain is a prevalent issue faced by veterans, often stemming from injuries sustained during their time in service. At Avisa Recovery, we understand the significant impact chronic pain can have on veterans, both physically and emotionally. That’s why we provide specialized programs aimed at helping veterans manage their pain and improve their quality of life. Our holistic approach combines evidence-based treatments with complementary therapies like acupuncture and yoga to address pain from various perspectives. By empowering veterans to actively participate in their pain management, our goal is to enhance their overall well-being and quality of life.

Dual Diagnosis

Numerous veterans encounter the obstacle of dual diagnosis, where a mental health condition like PTSD or depression coincides with substance abuse. Avisa Recovery is dedicated to treating dual diagnosis by providing integrated programs that tackle both mental health and substance abuse issues concurrently. Our holistic strategy merges evidence-based therapies with individualized care plans to assist veterans in attaining recovery and stability. Through our veteran-centric approach, we are committed to furnishing the necessary support and resources for veterans to conquer dual diagnosis and regain control of their lives.

Self-Medication

At Avisa Recovery, we recognize that self-medication is a prevalent concern among veterans, as they resort to substances to deal with the physical and emotional difficulties they encounter. We comprehend the intricacies associated with self-medication and provide tailored programs to assist veterans in tackling underlying problems and cultivating healthier coping strategies. Our approach centers on equipping veterans with the necessary tools and support to effectively manage their symptoms and attain sustainable recovery. Through our dedicated care for veterans, we are steadfast in our commitment to aiding them in breaking free from the cycle of self-medication and leading fulfilling lives free from substance dependency.

Relapse Risk

Relapse is a common concern among veterans in recovery, but it doesn’t have to hinder progress. At Avisa Recovery, we acknowledge the obstacles you may encounter and offer specialized programs to help you pinpoint and address relapse triggers. Our strategies for relapse prevention concentrate on strengthening resilience, developing positive coping mechanisms, and nurturing a supportive community. Through our comprehensive care model, we empower veterans to recognize and manage relapse risk factors, assisting them in staying committed to their recovery journey.

Prescription Drug Misuse

Prescription drug abuse is a significant concern for veterans, who are often given medications to treat pain, PTSD, and other health issues. Avisa Recovery recognizes the dangers of prescription drug abuse and provides tailored programs to assist veterans in safely handling their medications. Our comprehensive approach involves educating veterans about the risks of prescription drug abuse, exploring alternative pain management techniques, and offering counseling to tackle root problems. Through our specialized care for veterans, we are dedicated to empowering them to make informed choices regarding their medications and attain peak health and wellness.

Specific Therapies for Veterans

Master’s Level Clinician Care

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is a highly effective treatment approach for veterans dealing with mental health issues, including PTSD, depression, anxiety, and substance abuse. Here are some key benefits of CBT for veterans:

Addresses Specific Issues: CBT is tailored to address the specific challenges faced by veterans, such as trauma-related symptoms, negative thought patterns, and behavioral issues.

Evidence-Based: CBT is supported by extensive research and has been shown to be effective in treating a variety of mental health disorders commonly experienced by veterans.

Focuses on the Present: CBT focuses on the present moment, helping veterans identify and change negative thought patterns and behaviors that contribute to their mental health issues.


Teaches Coping Skills:
CBT teaches veterans practical coping skills to manage stress, anxiety, and other symptoms, empowering them to better handle challenging situations.


Promotes Positive Change:
CBT helps veterans develop more positive and adaptive ways of thinking, leading to improved mood, behavior, and overall well-being.

Complements Other Treatments: CBT can be used alongside other treatments, such as medication or group therapy, to enhance the overall effectiveness of treatment.


Provides Long-Term Benefits:
CBT equips veterans with skills they can use long after therapy ends, helping them maintain mental health and prevent relapse.

Encourages Active Participation: CBT is a collaborative process that encourages veterans to actively participate in their treatment, increasing their sense of control and empowerment.

Overall, CBT is a valuable tool in helping veterans overcome mental health challenges and improve their quality of life.

Eye Movement Desensitization & Reprocessing (EMDR)

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) is a therapeutic approach that has been found to be highly effective in treating PTSD and trauma-related disorders in veterans. Here are some key benefits of EMDR for veterans:

Trauma Processing: EMDR helps veterans process traumatic memories and experiences in a safe and controlled environment, reducing the emotional intensity associated with these memories.

Reduction of PTSD Symptoms: EMDR has been shown to significantly reduce symptoms of PTSD, such as flashbacks, nightmares, and hypervigilance, allowing veterans to experience relief from their symptoms.

Enhanced Emotional Regulation: EMDR helps veterans develop better emotional regulation skills, enabling them to manage their emotions more effectively in daily life.

Improved Self-Efficacy: EMDR can increase veterans’ sense of self-efficacy and empowerment, as they learn to reprocess traumatic memories and gain control over their thoughts and emotions.

Quick Results: EMDR is often a shorter-term therapy compared to traditional talk therapies, with many veterans experiencing significant improvement in their symptoms in a relatively short period.

Complementary Approach: EMDR can be used in conjunction with other therapies and treatments, such as medication or CBT, to enhance the overall effectiveness of treatment for veterans.

Long-Term Benefits: EMDR can lead to long-lasting improvements in veterans’ mental health, providing them with tools and coping mechanisms they can use for the rest of their lives.

Overall, EMDR is a valuable therapeutic approach for veterans dealing with PTSD and trauma-related disorders, offering a safe and effective way to process traumatic experiences and improve their overall well-being.

Group Therapy

Group therapy is a valuable treatment option for veterans, offering unique benefits that complement individual therapy. Here are some key advantages of group therapy for veterans:

Peer Support: Group therapy provides veterans with the opportunity to connect with others who have had similar experiences, offering a sense of camaraderie and understanding that can be highly beneficial.

Normalization: In a group setting, veterans can see that they are not alone in their struggles, helping to reduce feelings of isolation and shame.

Social Skills Development: Group therapy can help veterans improve their social skills and communication abilities, which may have been impacted by their experiences.

Feedback and Perspective: Group members can offer valuable feedback and perspectives on each other’s experiences, providing new insights and ways of thinking about their challenges.

Behavioral Experiments: Group therapy provides a safe environment for veterans to experiment with new behaviors and interpersonal skills, with the support and guidance of the group.

Enhanced Motivation: Being part of a group can increase motivation to participate in therapy and work towards personal goals, as members support and encourage each other.

Cost-Effective: Group therapy is often more cost-effective than individual therapy, making it a valuable option for veterans who may have limited resources.

Diverse Perspectives: Group therapy brings together individuals from different backgrounds and experiences, providing a rich and diverse range of perspectives and insights.

Overall, group therapy can be a highly effective treatment option for veterans, offering a supportive and empowering environment for healing and growth.

Substance Abuse Counseling

Substance abuse counseling is a crucial component of treatment for veterans struggling with addiction. Here are some key benefits of substance abuse counseling for veterans:

Individualized Treatment: Substance abuse counseling is tailored to meet the specific needs of each veteran, taking into account their unique experiences and challenges.

Dual Diagnosis Support: Many veterans struggling with substance abuse also have co-occurring mental health disorders. Substance abuse counseling can help address these issues simultaneously, promoting holistic healing.

Behavioral Changes: Substance abuse counseling helps veterans identify and change negative thought patterns and behaviors that contribute to their substance use, empowering them to make healthier choices.

Relapse Prevention: Substance abuse counseling equips veterans with coping skills and strategies to prevent relapse and maintain sobriety over the long term.

Support and Accountability: Substance abuse counseling provides veterans with a supportive environment where they can openly discuss their struggles and receive encouragement and guidance from trained professionals.

Education and Awareness: Substance abuse counseling educates veterans about the effects of drugs and alcohol on their health and well-being, helping them make informed decisions about their substance use.

Family Involvement: Substance abuse counseling often involves family members, helping them understand their loved one’s addiction and learn how to support their recovery journey.

Community Resources: Substance abuse counseling connects veterans with community resources and support groups that can provide ongoing support and encouragement.

Overall, substance abuse counseling plays a crucial role in helping veterans overcome addiction and regain control of their lives.

Family Therapy

Family therapy is an essential component of treatment for veterans, offering unique benefits that support their recovery journey. Here are some key advantages of family therapy for veterans:


Improved Communication:
Family therapy can help improve communication between veterans and their loved ones, leading to healthier and more fulfilling relationships.

Understanding and Support: Family therapy helps family members understand the challenges faced by veterans, leading to increased empathy and support.

Healing Family Dynamics: Family therapy can address underlying issues within the family system that may contribute to or exacerbate veterans’ mental health issues, promoting healing and reconciliation.

Enhanced Coping Skills: Family therapy can teach family members effective coping skills to deal with stress and conflict, which can benefit both veterans and their loved ones.

Relapse Prevention: Family therapy can help identify triggers for relapse and develop strategies to prevent relapse, providing a strong support system for veterans in recovery.

Increased Family Involvement: Family therapy encourages family members to actively participate in the recovery process, leading to better treatment outcomes for veterans.

Holistic Healing: Family therapy addresses the needs of the whole family, promoting holistic healing and well-being for everyone involved.

Overall, family therapy is a valuable tool in helping veterans and their loved ones navigate the challenges of mental health issues and substance abuse, leading to stronger, healthier families and improved outcomes for veterans in treatment.

Other Resources

Avisa Recovery offers a wide gamut of treatment for Veterans; if you haven’t found what you’re looking for head to our Veterans Page to learn more.

Insurance Accepted

We Work With Most Major Insurance Carries as well as Tricare & Veterans Affairs

We Also Offer Various Payment Options