Substance Use Disorder refers to the overuse of or dependence on drugs or alcohol leading to effects that are harmful to a person’s physical and mental well-being, or the welfare of those around them.
LFS offers outpatient assessments, referrals, intensive outpatient treatment and family support education. Through these interventions, the user learns their issues are not unique and can be addressed. Family and loved ones are also taught coping skills to assist them in supporting the user build a healthier lifestyle.
*Some Behavioral Health Services are funded in part from federal grants from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) and the Nebraska Department of Health and Services, Division of Behavioral Health as well as non-governmental sources.