Turning Point Recovery is one of the leading treatment centers in the Mid-South. Our treatment center utilizes Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) in all of our programs. DBT is a proven model of treatment and creates a solid plan for success for all of our patients. In addition to our traditional treatment programs, TPR now has a program that uses medication to help with opiate cravings. This gives opiate addicts a better chance at long term recovery.
SAMSHA discusses this in their manual below... Overall I would say that we must distinguish between Addiction and Dependence. Opioid Dependence generally may not need further treatment. However, the research indicates there are populations that generally need therapy and sometimes Self-Help Groups. See below for the reasons. Here are populations where therapy such as IOP is needed: