SMART Recovery of Durango
72 Suttle St. Suite M, Durango, Colorado, 81303
SMART Recovery uses recovery tools based on scientifically-proven methods for overcoming addiction such as Cognitive Behavior Therapy and motivational interviewing. SMART Recovery is a 4-Point Program: POINT #1 Enhancing and Maintaining Motivation to Abstain. POINT #2 Coping with Urges. POINT #3 Managing Thoughts, Feelings and Behaviors Through Effective Problem Solving. POINT #4 Balancing Momentary and Enduring Satisfactions to Achieve Lifestyle Balance.
- SMART Recovery can be used to address any addictive behavior.
- SMART Recovery advocates for choice in recovery
- SMART Recovery encourages a holistic approach, with the goal being to achieve a healthy and balanced lifestyle
OutpatientOutpatient treatment describes all addiction treatment that is not residential. Patients live at home while undergoing rehab.
Dual Diagnosis/Co-Occurring Disorders TreatmentThese two terms describe a person who is not only addicted to drugs or alcohol, but also has a mental or emotional illness, such as depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, etc. Facilities that treat patients with dual-diagnosis or co-occurring disorders provide psychiatric treatment in addition to drug and alcohol rehabilitation services.
Meet the Staff
- Richard HarlandBachelor of Science in Psychology, Certified Addictions Counselor IIRichard worked with people with developmental disabilities for several years in the Colorado Springs area. Richard moved on to social work at El Paso Department of Human Services. Richard began taking counseling classes in 2009 and earned his CACII in 2011. Richard has been assisting people with substance use disorders for over seven years.