Substance Use Disorders (SUD) provides adult and youth outpatient services for those experiencing problems associated with alcohol and other drug use, including individual and group counseling along with relapse prevention. Services for court ordered programs are also provided. Referrals to residential treatment and sober living homes are made when appropriate.
SUD provides the community with an assortment of services which include:
Youth Prevention and Strategic Prevention
Friday Night Live, Club Live, and Mentoring Youth Program
Adult outpatient services include individual and group services.
Relapse prevention groups are also offered to provide education as to the dangers of using alcohol, tobacco and other drugs.
Youth outpatient services include individual and group services.
Relapse prevention groups are also offered to provide education as to the dangers of using alcohol, tobacco and other drugs to school age youth. There are weekly meetings and activities on three school campuses.
Youth Prevention and Strategic Prevention follows a five-year plan to reduce underage drinking by changing community awareness. The plan seeks to establish a broad coalition of interested adults and youth members to help effect positive change for Mariposa County.
Other youth programs include Friday Night Live and a Mentoring Youth Program
Peer Support Services
Peer Support Services promote recovery, resiliency, self-sufficiency, and self-advocacy through group and individual coaching. The aim is to prevent relapse, empower beneficiaries with strength-based coaching, and educate them and their families about recovery.