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Addiction and Substance Abuse

Our addiction psychiatrists, physicians and trauma therapists can treat the underlying causes and present day behaviors connected to alcohol and substance misuse.

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Substance and Alcohol Disorder Treatment

People with trauma often use substances to calm their overactive nervous systems, which can lead to misuse. We utilize harm reduction, motivational interviewing, and EMDR to get to the root of the problem and reduce or eliminate problematic substance use.


Midtown Center for Treatment and Research

The Midtown Center for Treatment is a comprehensive not-for-profit outpatient program for the evaluation and treatment of chemically dependent individuals and their significant others. The program is licensed by the New York State Office of Alcoholism and Substance Abuse Services (OASAS) as a Medically Supervised Ambulatory Substance Abuse Treatment Program.

Inpatient Drug Abuse Treatment
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Services at Midtown Center for Treatment and Research

Every effort will be made to schedule an initial consultation within 24 hours of your referral date. Intake and Treatment Evaluation includes one intake evaluation session, a medical evaluation by a member of Midtown Center's medical staff, and a urine toxicology screen. If appropriate, a psychiatric evaluation is also completed. All patients are expected to participate in Intake and Treatment Evaluation, which culminates in an individualized treatment plan and will include any combination of the following services:

  • Individual Counseling

  • Psychiatric Treatment

  • Group Counseling

  • Drug Testing

  • Family, Marriage, or Partner Counseling

  • Buprenorphine/ Suboxone Treatment

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Financial Information at Midtown Center for Treatment and Research

The following payment options are accepted:​

  • Aetna

  • BlueCross and BlueShield

  • Empire BlueCross

  • HIP | Health Plan of New York

  • In-Network with most Medicaid HMOs

  • Medicaid

  • Qualified Out-Of-Network Benefit Plans accepted