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MERIT Resource Services Sunnyside - Sunnyside, WA    Phone: 509-837-7700

MERIT Resource Services Sunnyside

702 Franklin Avenue
Sunnyside, WA. 98944

Our corporate name is The Valley Alcohol Council, Inc. We were founded in 1979 as the first outpatient alcohol and other drug treatment provider in the Lower Yakima Valley. We began to provide services as MERIT Resource Services in 1992. MERIT is a nonprofit organization governed by a volunteer Board of Directors. In July 2015, MERIT Resource Services merged with Alcohol Drug Dependency Services in Ellensburg and will continue to provide all programs as MERIT Resource Services in Yakima and Kittitas counties.

Type of Care offered at MERIT Resource Services Sunnyside in Sunnyside, Washington:

Drug and Alcohol Rehab Services

Service Settings offered by MERIT Resource Services Sunnyside in Sunnyside:

Outpatient Programs Intensive Outpatient Treatment Regular Outpatient Treatment

Types of Treatment Approaches provided by MERIT Resource Services Sunnyside in Sunnyside, WA.:

Cognitive/behavior Therapy Dialectical Behavior Therapy Telemedicine Therapy Anger management Brief intervention approach Motivational interviewing Matrix Model Outreach to persons in the community Rational emotive behavioral therapy Relapse prevention Substance abuse counseling approach Trauma-related counseling 12-step facilitation approach

Payment Types accepted by MERIT Resource Services Sunnyside in Sunnyside, Washington:

Cash or Self-Payment Medicaid State Financed Health Insurance Plan Other Than Medicaid Private Health Insurance Military Insurance (e.g., Tricare) Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income and Other Factors)

Special Programs Offered:

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders Clients Referred From The Court/Judicial System (Other Than Dui/Dwi) Aftercare/continuing care Breath analyzer or blood alcohol testing Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities Case management Comprehensive mental health assessment Comprehensive substance abuse assessment Drug or alcohol urine screening Discharge Planning Family counseling offered Federal, or any government funding for substance abuse programs Group counseling offered HIV or AIDS education, counseling, or support Health education services other than HIV/AIDS or hepatitis Housing services Individual counseling offered Interim services for clients Mental health services Accepts clients on opioid medication Consumer-run (peer-support) services Substance abuse education Self-help groups Screening for mental health disorders Screening for substance abuse Social skills development State substance abuse agency State department of health State mental health department Screening for tobacco use Transportation assistance Hepatitis education, counseling, or support

Exclusive Services:

Dui/Dwi Clients

Gender Accepted:

Female Male

Language Services:

Services For The Hearing-Impaired Spanish

Smoking Policy:

Smoking Not Allowed

Facility Operation:

Private non-profit organization

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