Discovery Institute Announces New Addiction Detox Program

Marlboro – Discovery Institute for Addictive Disorders announced the opening of a licensed, state-of-the-art, 20 bed medically monitored addiction detox program unit.  This new unit will use evidenced based medically assisted treatment (MAT) psychiatric and psycho-social therapies.

Jeffrey A. Berman, M.D., FASAM, will lead medical and psychiatric services as Executive Medical Director.  An experienced medical team will include: Howard Silverman, Ph.D, a recognized specialist in the treatment of sexual and other traumas, David Wolf, M.D., DABAM, psychiatry and Ernest Oesei-Tutu, M.D., ABIM. Internal medicine.

According to Denise Daley, BSN, RN, Director of Nursing, “We have carefully chosen only experience Advanced Life Support Certified registered nurses to ensure both competence and compassion in the treatment of chemically dependent individuals. Treating chemically dependent patients at Discovery is a privilege.”

Discovery Institute, established in 1970 is the oldest provider of adult substance abuse and behavioral health services in Central New Jersey.  The 10,000 square foot, 2007 new facility is located in a beautiful wooded setting at 80 Conover Road in Marlboro, New Jersey.

According to Greg Saville, COO “We recognize that stepping onto the path of recovery can be exceedingly difficult. This is why Discovery has a balanced interdisciplinary team comprised of 11 master’s levels clinicians with decades of experience to work in conjunction with our experienced medical staff. At Discovery, our goal is to be agents of change in healing the lives of others.”

Steve Hornik, Board of Trustees President, said “The most important factor in the early stage of recovery is the quality and commitment of the medical and counseling staff.  Discovery believes that each client is unique and must be treated with dignity, respect, keeping their individual needs in mind.  The recovery environment is also a factor.  The new detoxification wing provides home-like, comfortable, well-appointed rooms with flat-screen TVs, and state-of-the-art monitoring systems to ensure patient safety.” For 44 years, Discovery has been doing it’s part in saving the lives of the still sick and suffering.

The NJ Division of Addiction Services determined that Discovery Institute’s programming is both cost effective and clinically successful.  Discovery Institute, CARF accredited, is licensed for 120 beds and provides a complete continuum of addiction detox treatment programs to include:

  • Addiction Detox Program
  • 3-7 Day Assessment and Stabilization Program
  • Short-Term and Long-term residential treatment
  • Tailored Relapse Prevention Programs
  • Family Education and Counseling
  • Mental Health and Specialty Services (sexual and other trauma recovery)
  • Outpatient, and Intensive Outpatient Services /
  • Outpatient Addiction Medicine Services including toxicology screening and monitoring
  • Halfway House
  • Family Counseling and Education

Discovery offers highly competitive rates with most major insurance coverage accepted.

If you or a loved one has a substance abuse issue, Please call Discovery Admissions at (800) 714-2175,  for more information.

Reviewed for Medical & Clinical Accuracy by Dr. Jeffrey Berman, MD

Dr. Jeffrey Berman, MDDr. Jeffrey Berman is a psychiatrist in Teaneck, New Jersey and is affiliated with Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital. He received his medical degree from State University of New York Upstate Medical University and has been in practice for more than 20 years. He also speaks multiple languages, including French and Hebrew.

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