OAKLAND FAMILY SERVICES WOMENS’ SPECIALTY SUBSTANCE ABUSE TREATMENT PROGRAM:  PROJECT RECOVERY INTENSIVE SERVICES FOR MOTHERS (PRISM)

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PRISM is a comprehensive and intensive substance abuse program designed to help substance abusing mothers and pregnant women complete substance abuse treatment and maintain a substance free lifestyle and provide safe and healthy parenting to their children.

Substance abusing mothers are best served by a continuum of care that provides a variety of services over an extended period of time, ranging from substance abuse treatment, parenting skills and support, childcare and transportation, financial and housing needs, educational and vocational needs, domestic violence and sexual abuse treatment, and psychiatric and medical services.

Services provided include:

  • Comprehensive assessment and person centered planning
  • Intensive case management to assist women with their non-clinical needs
  • Individual and group substance abuse treatment services which include some or all of the following:
    • Phase I Substance Abuse
    • Phase II Substance Abuse
    • Parenting Group
    • Relationship Issues Group
    • Women’s Issues Group
    • Affect/Mood Management Group
    • Life Skills Group
  • Child care during services
  • Transportation to and from treatment services (sometimes limited by availability)

FEEDBACK FROM WOMEN IN THE PRISM PROGRAM

“I would recommend this program to any woman who really wants to recover. Through their care and understanding, I was able to help myself not only on the outside, but on the inside as well.”

“I believe that Oakland Family Services is the best place for me. There, I get all of the care, resources, information and attention that I could ever need or ask for.”

"Oakland Family Services has everything for women with children. It’s for all areas of life – not just substance abuse.”

"I have received individual and personal treatment…I have been treated like I’m really worth something.”

WHAT ABOUT OTHERS WHO ARE AFFECTED BY SUBSTANCE ABUSE?

Professional therapists at Oakland Family Services also offer help for persons affected by alcohol and drug abuse who do not themselves use substances.

HOW DO I FIND OUT MORE ABOUT THIS PROGRAM?

For more information about PRISM contact Colleen Horton at (248) 858-7766 ext 1301.