Our agency will provide ongoing training on ‘best practices’ to staff members. Our agency implements evidence based treatment modalities(CBT) into our programs and services. We will stay up-to-date and make adjustments to our services in accordance with evidence based treatment services. Startlines offers Individual substance abuse counseling by a licensed counselor with the appropriate licensure from the New Mexico Counseling & Therapy Practice Board or the New Mexico Social Work Board, multiple Substance Abuse groups a week including but not limited to Living In Balance, Moral Reconation Therapy, Gender Specific Groups IOP, Dual Disorders. A flexible schedule for both individuals and groups include a work week which begins on Monday and ends on Saturday.
Sessions are conducted by a licensed therapist which consists of face to face therapuetic contact. The use of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy(CBT) is an essential tool to help our clients in their recovery. The focus is to make a significant behavioral change outlined in the treatment plan in order to achieve a higher level of education and awareness.
Approach is specifically oriented for the group setting and utilizes techniques that draw from cognitive, behavioral, and experiential treatment approaches, with an emphasis on Relapse Prevention. The LIB group includes education and instruction, group process interaction through role playing, discussion, daily relaxation and visualization exercises, informational handouts, videotapes, and group-oriented recreational therapy exercises.
(Moral Reconation Therapy) is evidence based oriented in a group setting and is a systematic cognitive-behavioral, step-by-step treatment strategy designed to enhance self- image, promote growth of a positive, productive identity, and facilitate the development of higher stages of moral reasoning. MRT addresses fundamental issues such as honesty, trust and acceptance. 12 steps are required to complete MRT that will build a foundation for future success.
Many individuals can experience symptoms associated with painful and traumatic circumstances. Anxiety, fear, and hopelessness are a few emotions that can linger post traumatic events. We can help you overcome these symptoms and guide you through the process of grief and healing.
Depression, fear, and anxiety are some of the most common and uncomfortable emotions that we can experience at some point in our lives. Through counseling and treatment, we are able to help you recover motivation, perspective, and joy that you once had in your life.
The priority of a coordinated community response to domestic violence is the safety and protection of those who have been battered. This approach holds batterers accountable for their violence and abuse. A coordinated response to domestic violence includes community education that builds community awareness and results in a unified demand for a zero-tolerance response to domestic violence. Communities need to develop and maintain community responses that bring together all organizations and systems that have contact with survivors or perpetrators of domestic violence.