Reclaim your sense of self with our Co-Occurring and Substance Use Disorder Program

Dealing with a substance use disorder is never easy. It’s even more difficult when you’re also experiencing mental health issues. Living with any or all of those struggles is overwhelming, but we’re here to help you overcome them.

A Path to Recovery

At SUN, we help people living with chemical dependencies understand their triggers and develop the coping skills to overcome them. Because treatment happens close to home right here in Columbus, you can face and work through your everyday, real-life stressors. Following a carefully personalized plan unique to your needs, you’ll benefit from a full spectrum of care that leaves you stronger than your disease and on a clear path to recovery.

What We Treat

Our psychiatrists and master’s level therapists are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Combined with SUN’s experienced and knowledgeable staff, our industry-leading best practices help you claim recovery and your personal wellness. Our program is designed to help patients experiencing any of the following:

  • Substance use disorders
  • Self-harm or thoughts of self-harm
  • Depression, hopelessness
  • Mood instability
  • Anxiety, persistent worry, panic attacks
  • Auditory or visual hallucinations or delusional thinking
  • Paranoia
  • Hypervigilance
Pathway Treatment Components

Our program uses evidence-based treatment coupled with a trauma care approach based on the principles of safety, empowerment, trustworthiness, collaboration and choice. The SUN team offers a range of abstinence-based and medication-assisted programs to ensure every patient has the very best opportunity for success. The goal is to empower patients to be experts in their own healing. SUN’s comprehensive treatment features include:

  • Psychiatrists and nurse practitioners
  • Compassionate around-the-clock nursing care
  • Abstinence-based programs and Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)
  • Group psychotherapy
  • Life skills and healthy living groups
  • Stress management
  • Mindfulness
  • Problem-solving
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Recreational therapy
  • Pet therapy
  • Yoga
  • Treatment in a trauma-informed environment with trauma-informed staff
  • Collaboration with outpatient providers
  • Aftercare planning for continued recovery