Substance Abuse & Addictive Behaviors

The Midwest Center for Substance Abuse and Addictive Behaviors (SAAB) is a program for individuals with substance abuse/ dependency or problems with addictive behaviors such as gambling or overspending.

The SAAB Program offers a broad spectrum of services including assessment, primary treatment and continuing care of the client and their family members utilizing individual, couple, family and group formats.

Motivational, educational and cognitive-behavioral strategies are utilized, in concert with other approaches and community resources, to provide clients with an individualized plan for substance abuse and/or addictive behavior treatment and maintenance.

The Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) is designed to
provide clients with:

  • An individualized treatment plan tailored to client need
    and response to treatment
  • Intensive outpatient counseling which promotes client
    knowledge and insight into addictive behavior and
  • Strategies for promoting motivation as well as
    emotional and behavioral aspects of addiction and
  • Information concerning bio-physiological effects of
    substances on the brain, body and behavior
  • Where applicable, to provide information concerning
    OWI and the relationship between criminal behavior and
    addictive behavior
  • Aftercare programming focusing on relapse prevention