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Substance Use Treatment in Topeka

Substance Use Treatment

Comprehensive support for individuals and families.

Some youth experiment with alcohol, vaping and drugs to escape the pressures of growing up. Some use drugs, vape and alcohol regularly, and it takes them down a dangerous path. Family Services and Guidance Center’s Substance Use Treatment Program can assess youth ages 5-17 for substance use disorders, and provide treatment that focuses on the whole person.

Substance Use Treatment Brochure (Eng/Span)


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How it Works

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Licensed Addiction Counselors help people assess their health in several areas. They look at substance use, mental health, food, social skills and overall wellness.

They make a treatment plan for each person based on their unique needs. They treat substance use and mental health together using proven methods. Some of these methods are:

  • Integrated Treatment for Co-Occurring Disorder
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Living in Balance
  • Seeking Safety
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Medication Assisted Treatment

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Substance use treatment in Topeka and mental healthcare services are conveniently provided in one place.

Program staff members also provide parents and family members with the education and information they need to give your child or teen the best opportunity for recovery.

Why choose FSGC

Family Service & Guidance Center is the only community mental health center in Kansas dedicated exclusively to meeting the unique mental health challenges of children, teens and families.

We serve over 10,000 children each year from more than 30 Kansas counties with direct clinical services, education and outreach. Our highly trained, dedicated professionals are here to help.

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Don’t let little problems become big ones.

We know how tough everyday life can be. FSGC can help. Visit the “Get Started” page now and pre-register yourself or your child for mental health services in Topeka at Family Service & Guidance Center. The sooner you get started, the sooner you’ll begin to heal.

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