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New Cedar Rapids Outpatient Methadone Clinic Opens

Companies mentioned in this article: CRC Health Group

CEDAR RAPIDS, IA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/07/14 -- Cedar Rapids Clinic, an outpatient opioid addiction treatment facility serving patients afflicted with heroin or prescription pill drug abuse, opened on May 13, 2014 at 5005 Bowling St. SW., Suite C in Cedar Rapids.

Cedar Rapids Clinic, a member of CRC Health Group, provides medically supervised methadone and Suboxone (buprenorphine) maintenance treatment to individuals who are attempting to overcome an addiction to or dependence upon heroin, prescription pills, or other opioids. The clinic's services also includes individual counseling.

"We hope the Cedar Rapids community will benefit from the addition of our new clinic," said John Peloquin, president of CRC's Health Group's CTC division. "Our goal is to help those with opioid addictions by offering the services that can best assist them to overcome their addictions and access to counselors who can guide them through their recovery journey."

To be eligible for this type of treatment at the Cedar Rapids Clinic, prospective patients must be at least 18 years old, and must have been addicted to or dependent upon opiates for a minimum of one year prior to seeking treatment.

The clinic hours are Monday through Saturday. For more information, please call (855) 791-8263 or visit http://www.crchealth.com/programs/883/Cedar-Rapids-Clinic.

ABOUT CRC HEALTH GROUP
CRC Health Group is the most comprehensive network of specialized behavioral care services in the nation. CRC offers the largest array of personalized treatment options, allowing individuals, families, and professionals to choose the most appropriate treatment setting for their behavioral, addiction, weight management, and therapeutic education needs. CRC is committed to making its services widely and easily available, while maintaining a passion for delivering advanced treatment. Since 1995, CRC programs have helped thousands of individuals and families reclaim and enrich their lives. For more information, please visit www.crchealth.com.


Contact:

Media Contact:
Christine Simmons
LFPR (for Cedar Rapids Clinic)
949-502-6200 ext. 320
christines@lfpr.com