Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19

LAST UPDATED ON 03/15/2021

As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Mount Regis Center to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, there are certain restrictions in place regarding on-site visitation at Mount Regis Center.

  • These restrictions have been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Options for telehealth visitation are continuously evaluated so that our patients can remain connected to their loved ones.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff receives ongoing infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance is provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Social distancing strategies have been implemented to ensure that patients and staff maintain proper distance from one another at all times.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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Salem, Virginia’s Best Young Adult Inpatient Addiction Program

At Mount Regis Center, we offer a specialty programming track for young adults between the ages of 18 and 28. The long-term goal of this program is to help young men and women thrive in personal maturity, develop the skills needed for independent living, and learn how to successfully maintain recovery.

Who Can Benefit from the Young Adult Residential Treatment Program?

Males and females, ages 18-28, who are struggling with addiction can benefit from taking part in Mount Regis Center’s young adult residential treatment program. This program also caters to those who are suffering from certain co-occurring mental health concerns in addition to their addictions.

There are other identified issues that are covered within our young adult residential treatment program as well. Many young adults struggle during this stage in life as they try to identify who they are and develop goals for their future. The following are among the concerns that can be addressed while in this program:

  • Failure to launch into independence from parents
  • Lacking life skills
  • History of harmful and/or superficial relationships
  • Pattern of cycling in and out of treatment

What Are the Advantages of the Young Adult Residential Treatment Program?

While taking part in this specialty programming track, young adults can understand their addictions, learn how to accept themselves as the individuals that they are, and discover how to make new choices that will lead them towards a successful future.

The specific types of topics that are addressed throughout a person’s time in this program include the following:

  • Stress management
  • Self-esteem building
  • Identifying high-risk situations and problems
  • Building positive coping skills
  • Time management
  • Personal responsibility
  • Decision-making skills
  • Problem-solving
  • Personal financial management skills
  • Team-building and learning how to relate to others

Are Medication and Therapy Included in Detox?

In order to make sure that each young adult in our care receives the comprehensive treatment that they need, our staff develops individualized treatment plans that address each person’s unique concerns. These individualized treatment plans may include some or all of the following:

  • Detoxification services (when needed)
  • Medication management services
  • Individual therapy
  • Group therapy
  • Family therapy
  • Experiential therapies
  • Detailed discharge planning

A variety of treatment modalities are used within these aspects of treatment, all of which are tailored to meet the patient’s needs. Examples of these modalities include:

  • Reality-based therapy
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Interactive journaling
  • Conflict management
  • Life skills education
  • Small group processing
  • Educational sessions

Learn More

To learn more about our specialty young adult residential treatment track, please contact our admissions department at your convenience. We are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, and would be happy to answer any questions you have about this dynamic program or about any other aspect of the services we provide

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I could never say enough great things about Mount Regis Center! From admissions to nursing to the phenomenal clinical team, this is the place to go if you want to get better and learn how to stay clean! They saved my life and I will be forever grateful.

– Former Patient
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