Programs & Services
Evaluation Services
Shepherd Hill offers a 72 hour residential evalution to rule out addiction or to help the patient with diagnosis and treatment recommendations. 
 
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Evaluation Services
Components
  • Biopsychosocial history
  • History and physical exam
  • Assessment conducted by a certified addiction registered nurse
  • Behavioral/functional assessment
  • Urine drug and alcohol screening with blood/hair screening, if clinically indicated
  • Addiction professional screening and diagnostic assessment
  • Psychiatric assessment
  • Addiction medicine evaluation
  • Psychological testing (MMPI-2, Millon MCMI-III)
  • Education on addictive disease and recovery
  • Residential community involvement and therapy groups
  • Inclusion of third party collateral information
  • Multidisciplinary team conference with patient and referring agency
  • Comprehensive verbal and written report with treatment recommendations, if indicated, and fitness for return to practice

Evaluation
  • Team Medical Director, board certified in addiction medicine
  • Board certified psychiatrist
  • Certified addiction registered nurse
  • Licensed independent chemical dependency counselors