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Fresh Start Counseling Services

Fresh Start Counseling Services
is an Opiate Addiction Treatment Center located in Merrillville, IN.

3490 West 81st Avenue
Merrillville, IN , 46410

(219) 736-5990

Type of Treatment

Opiate Treatment Center

Clients accepted on opiate/methadone/Buprenorphine medication

Addiction Treatment Approaches

Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)

Addiction treatment counseling therapy

Rational emotive behavioral therapy

12-Step based treatment approach

Brief intervention approach

Motivational interviewing

Counseling for anger management

Martix Model

Relapse prevention planning

Treatment Facility Smoking Policy

Smoking is allowed in certain areas

Treatment Service Setting

Outpatient heroin addiction treatment services

General outpatient addiction treatment services

Treatment Facility Operation

Privately owned


State substance abuse agency

State mental health department

Payment & Insurance Policy

Accepts cash or self-payment

Accepts private health insurance plans (call center for specific plans accepted)

Financial Aid & Assistance Availability

Sliding fee scales is available (please call with clinic for specifics)

Special Addiction Treatment Programs

Persons with co-occurring mental and substance abuse disorders

Clients referred from the court/judicial system

Seniors or older adults


Adult women

Adult men

Persons who have experienced intimate partner violence, domestic violence

Transitional age young adults

Other Treatment Services

Programs to treat gambling disorders

Offers individual counseling

Offers group counseling

Offers counseling for families

Offers couples counseling

Continuing care or aftercare

Offers non-substance abuse addiction treatment

Breath analyzer or blood alcohol testing

Full substance abuse assessment

Drug and alcohol testing

Aftercare planning

Support for domestic violence cases

Addiction education

Substance buse assessments

Nicotine use testing

Nicotine cessation therapy

Ages Accepted

Children and/or Adolescents 17 or younger

Young adults ages 18 to 35

Genders Accepted



Unique Services Offered

Driving under the influence(DUI)/Driving while intoxicated(DWI) clients

Secondary Languages Offered


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