A patient-centered treatment facility offering multiple levels of care set in a safe and private location in northern Lower Michigan.
About Bear River Health
At Bear River Health (BRH), patients receive personalized treatment tailored to their unique needs. BRH recognizes that every individual has their own distinctiveness and creates an environment that caters to those specific requirements, providing a foundation for long-term recovery by exposing patients to multiple pathways to recovery.
BRH's medically supervised withdrawal management program safely manages withdrawal symptoms with their 24-hour medical staff and evidence-based practice protocols. Additionally, they offer 12-Step programming, residential treatment, outpatient services, holistic counseling, and more.
Situated on a peaceful, private 5-acre campus with access to Walloon Lake's calming water and scenic wilderness trails, BRH provides compassionate substance use treatment. The highly skilled professional caregivers on staff focus on overall wellness, recognizing that the body, mind, spirit, and emotions all play a role in the recovery process. They prioritize patient-centered and compassionate care. BRH also has a resource coordinator who helps clients access the necessary resources during and after treatment to help ensure sustainable recovery, including planning for transitional or sober living, vocational counseling, housing assistance, finding support groups, and more.
Provider's Policy:During your initial conversation with our admissions team, we will ask confidential questions regarding your financial ability and help you explore your financial options. Part of this process will be to provide your insurance information so we can determine the contribution, if any, that your insurance company will make for treatment.
Signed into law through the Social Security Act in 1965, Medicaid is a United States government program that offers health insurance to those with limited income.See Rehabs that accepts this Provider.
Who We Treat
Addiction and mental health treatment caters to adults 55+ and the age-specific challenges that can come with recovery, wellness, and overall happiness.
Emerging adults ages 18-25 receive treatment catered to the unique challenges of early adulthood, like college, risky behaviors, and vocational struggles.
For adults ages 40+, treatment shifts to focus on the unique challenges, blocks, and risk factors of their age group, and unites peers in a similar community.
2329 Center Street Boyne Falls, MI 49713
A combination of scientifically rooted therapies and treatments make up evidence-based care, defined by their measured and proven results.
A non-medicinal, wellness-focused approach that aims to align the mind, body, and spirit for deep and lasting healing.
The specific needs, histories, and conditions of individual patients receive personalized, highly relevant care throughout their recovery journey.
Medical addiction treatment uses approved medications to manage withdrawals and cravings, and to treat contributing mental health conditions.
Patient and therapist meet 1-on-1 to work through difficult emotions and behavioral challenges in a personal, private setting.
Relapse Prevention Counseling
Relapse prevention counselors teach patients to recognize the signs of relapse and reduce their risk.
With this approach, patients heal by doing. Therapists help patients process difficult emotions to speak, using guided activities like art or dance.
Twelve Step Facilitation
12-Step groups offer a framework for addiction recovery. Members commit to a higher power, recognize their issues, and support each other in the healing process.
Combined with behavioral therapy, prescribed medications can enhance treatment by relieving withdrawal symptoms and focus patients on their recovery.
Nutritious food helps patients heal from within, setting them up for mental and bodily wellness as they learn about healthy eating.
Excessive shopping and spending also known as compulsive buying disorder makes life unsustainable. It puts a strain on finances, relationships, and emotional well-being.
It's possible to abuse any drug, even prescribed ones. If you crave a medication, or regularly take it more than directed, you may have an addiction.
Cocaine is a stimulant with euphoric effects. Agitation, muscle ticks, psychosis, and heart issues are common symptoms of cocaine abuse.
Benzodiazepines are prescribed to treat anxiety and sleep issues. They are highly habit forming, and their abuse can cause mood changes and poor judgement.
Grief and Loss
Grief is a natural reaction to loss, but severe grief can interfere with your ability to function. You can get treatment for this condition.
Opioids produce pain-relief and euphoria, which can lead to addiction. This class of drugs includes prescribed medication and the illegal drug heroin.
Methamphetamine, or meth, increases energy, agitation, and paranoia. Long-term use can result in severe physical and mental health issues.
Heroin is a highly addictive and illegal opioid. It can cause insomnia, collapsed veins, heart issues, and additional mental health issues.
Hallucinogenic drugs—like LSD—cause euphoria and increased sensory experiences. When abused, they can lead to depression and psychosis.
Synthetic drugs are made in a lab, unlike plant-based drugs like mushrooms. Most synthetic drugs are either stimulants or synthetic cannabinoids.
Drug addiction is the excessive and repetitive use of substances, despite harmful consequences to a person's life, health, and relationships.
Using alcohol as a coping mechanism, or drinking excessively throughout the week, signals an alcohol use disorder.
Consistent relapse occurs repeatedly, after partial recovery from addiction. This condition requires long-term treatment.
Chronic Pain Management
Long-term physical pain can have an affect on mental health. Without support, it can also impact your daily life and even lead to addiction.
Compulsively seeking out sex can easily become a problem. This addiction is detrimental to relationships, physical health, and self-esteem.
Patients in gender-specific groups gain the opportunity to discuss challenges unique to their gender in a comfortable, safe setting conducive to healing.