Christopher's Reason

https://www.christophersreason.org

Mission Statement: Christopher's Reason will assist and help anyone who walks through our door, from substance abusers, parents, and families. Our staff will respect everyone, we will not turn you away for any REASON, if we cannot help you we will find a place that fits your need. We are an all in one center. Our open access center operates 24hours a day, we have an 822 outpatient facility, and offer recovery community living. All treatment is individualized. You are always welcome and we offer hope.

4521 Arthur Kill Rd
Staten Island, NY 10309

718-605-1989

Facility Information and Features:

Affiliated
Organization :
Christopher's Reason / TRTC
Tobacco Policy:
Permitted in designated area(s)
Treatment
Type(s) :
SAMHSA-Certified Opioid Treatment Program (OTP), Residential Treatment, Outpatient Treatment, Intensive Outpatient
Substance Focus:
PCP/hallucinogens, OTC Medications (e.g., cough syrup), Opioids (prescription or heroin), Methamphetamines and other amphetamines/stimulants, Marijuana/hashish, Inhalants, Cocaine/crack, Benzodiazepines and other tranquilizers, Barbiturates and other sedatives/hypnotics, Alcohol
Age-Specific Programming Available:
Young adults (ages 16-25), Adult women (age 18+), Adult men (age 18+)
Special Groups Served: People who are:
  • Working professionals (e.g., lawyers, doctors)
  • Survivors of sexual abuse, domestic violence, or other trauma
  • Physically disabled
  • Living with HIV/AIDS
  • LGBTQ
  • Involved in criminal justice system
  • Charged with DUI/DWI
LGBTQ+ Welcoming:
All-gender or gender inclusive living quarters
Other Languages Spoken:
Spanish, Italian

Insurance and Payment Options:

Payment
Options :
Private health insurance, Medicaid, Cash or self-payment
Insurance
Accepted :
Wellcare, UnitedHealth Group, Humana, HealthFirst, Inc., Emblem Health, CVS Caremark, Anthem, Aetna
Offers Sliding Fee Scale :
Yes

Facility Hours:

Check with Facility
Outpatient
Mon: 9:00AM-9:00PM
Tue: 9:00AM-9:00PM
Wed: 9:00AM-9:00PM
Thu: 9:00AM-9:00PM
Fri: 9:00AM-9:00PM
Sat: 10:00AM-5:00PM
Sun: 11:00AM-7:00PM

Data last updated 01/31/2020

Signs of High-Quality Care

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Fast Access to Treatment

  • Offers same day or walk-in appointments
  • Helps patients in other ways if inpatient/residential beds are not available

    This facility:

    Refers the patient to one or more specific treatment facilities outside the organization.
    Keeps a waiting list.

Personalized Evaluation and Treatment Plan

  • Examines all of the 6 critical factors during the intake process to develop the patient's treatment plan

    Before starting treatment, asks about:

    Recovery and living environment
    Readiness to change
    Potential to relapse
    Mental health
    Intoxication and/or withdrawal potential
    General health

Access to Medications for Opioid or Alcohol Use Disorder

  • Offers FDA-approved medication for opioid use disorder
    Onsite
    Methadone
    Different Location
    Buprenorphine with naloxone (e.g., Suboxone®, Zubsolv®, Bunavail®, Cassipa®)
    Onsite
    Buprenorphine without naloxone (e.g., Subutex®)
    Onsite
    Buprenorphine injection
    Onsite
    Buprenorphine implant (e.g., Probuphine®)
    Different Location
    Oral Naltrexone (e.g., Depade®, Revia®)
    Different Location
    Injectable long-acting Naltrexone (e.g., Vivitrol®)
    Onsite
  • Provides Naloxone (e.g., Narcan, Evzio) onsite to patients at risk for overdose
  • Offers Naloxone training
    For patients, For family/friends of patients
  • Offers FDA-approved medication for alcohol use disorder
    Onsite
    Acamprosate (e.g., Campral®)
    Onsite
    Oral Naltrexone (e.g., Depade®, Revia®)
    Onsite
    Injectable long-acting Naltrexone (e.g., Vivitrol®)
    Onsite
    Disulfiram (e.g., Antabuse®)
    Onsite
  • Offers medication for mental health

Effective Behavioral Therapies for Addiction

  • Offers behavioral therapy that has been shown to help people with addiction

    This facility offers the following therapies:

    Cognitive Behavioral Health Therapy (CBT)
    Matrix Model
    Mindfulness-based Relapse Prevention
    Motivational Enhancement Therapy
    Twelve-Step Facilitation Therapy (TSF)
  • Offers individual counseling

Long-term Treatment and Follow-up

  • Tracks patient progress over time on all 6 critical factors

    Tracks patient progress on:

    Recovery and living environment
    Readiness to change
    Potential to relapse
    Mental health
    Intoxication and/or withdrawal potential
    General health
  • Uses lab tests to track patient progress

Coordinated Care for Mental and Physical Health

  • Offers mental health care
    Onsite
    Staff include:
    Social Worker (MSW/DSW), Registered Nurse (RN), Physician other than psychiatrist (MD, DO), Peer Recovery Counselor, Nurse Practitioner (NP), Counselor (Licensed, Master's level)
    Medications offered for mental health
    Yes
  • Offers primary health care
    Onsite
    Staff include:
    Registered Nurse (RN), Physician (MD, DO), Nurse Practitioner (NP)
    Offers testing for :
    Tuberculosis, Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), Pregnancy, HIV, Hepatitis C, Hepatitis B

Additional Services to Support Recovery

  • Offers recovery support services

    This facility offers the following services:

    Assistance with obtaining social services (e.g., Medicaid, WIC, SSI, SSDI)
    Assistance with transportation to/from treatment
    Case management
    Domestic violence (e.g., physical, sexual, and/or emotional abuse) services
    Employment counseling or training
    Housing support
    Peer recovery support
    Wellness and health promotion (e.g., healthy eating, exercise)

Patient Reviews

Data last updated 06/29/2021

Patient reviews include multiple choice questions and one narrative question. Reviews are published once 20 responses have been submitted for the facility.

Patient Experience

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Patient Feedback

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