Sunrise House Treatment Center (NJ)
Drug and Alcohol Rehab Center in Lafayette Township, New Jersey
Facility Highlights and Services
American Addiction Centers (AAC) is a leading provider of addiction treatment services across the United States. We work to make rehab more accessible for anyone in need of substance abuse treatment. Therefore, we offer potential patients a free verification of their insurance plan benefits to help them better understand their benefits, coverage, and anticipated costs.
We accept various health insurance plans and can work with you on creating a manageable payment plan to fund your treatment stay at Sunrise House Treatment Center. Simply fill out the form below or call our admissions navigators to begin.
Sunrise House Treatment Center in Lafayette, New Jersey treats people suffering from substance abuse issues from a medical and holistic standpoint. Our world-renowned New Jersey rehabilitation center offers a plethora of evidence-based therapeutic interventions that encourage dynamic healing. This way, each patient returns to their life as a thoroughly rehabilitated recovering person.
Monthly Alumni Reunions & Check-Ins
Staying sober is challenging and requires a community of empowering people in recovery. For this reason, Sunrise House Treatment Center hosts and maintains a robust support network of alumni. These alumni meet monthly to host award nights for those who have stayed sober after leaving our detox or residential treatment program. Some alumni will give inspirational speeches and offer support to those who are newer to the world of recovery.
Co-occurring Mental Health Disorder Treatment
Sunrise House Treatment Center operates on the notion that no two patients are exactly the same. We recognize that many people who struggle with addiction may also struggle with other types of mental health disorders. Clinicians at Sunrise House treat patients with substance abuse issues and co-occurring mental health disorders such as post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), depression, anxiety disorders, and bipolar disorder.
Veteran’s Affair Community Care Partner
Sunrise House Treatment Center makes getting sober a smoother process for people who have served our country in the armed forces. Sunrise House is a VA Community Care Partner, meaning that we work 1-on-1 with veterans assigned by the U.S. Dept. of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Local VA to meet our patients’ needs.
Programs for Chronic Medical Conditions & Pregnancy
Sunrise House is equipped to care for medically-compromised patients, including those with lung conditions (such as COPD), high blood pressure, and diabetes. Additionally, Sunrise House is one of the few treatment facilities in the state of New Jersey with the ability to accommodate pregnant women in their residential program.
Depending on your level of care, you will participate in individual therapy for 50 minutes, one to two times a week. In individual therapy sessions, therapists tailor the particular modalities to each patient. Patients in Sunrise House may participate in therapies including, but not limited to, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), and strengths-based/solution-focused therapy.
Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)
EMDR is a highly specialized trauma treatment reserved for patients at Sunrise House who suffer from co-occurring post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Whether a patient participates in this specialized therapy or not depends on whether they and their treatment team deem it necessary and condusive to their overall treatment goals.
Depending on a person’s level of care, they may attend group therapy several times a day at Sunrise Treatment Center. All group sessions are separated by gender to address gender-specific issues that may be present regarding topics such as grief, trauma, and relationships. Some of our group therapy offerings include:
- Relapse prevention.
- Mature and young people groups.
- First-responders group.
- 12-Step meetings.
- Team building.
- Self-esteem building.
Psycho-Educational, Supportive, Expressive, & Alternative Therapies
Additional treatment interventions are offered to therapeutically support your overall care and wellbeing. A few of our noteworthy offerings include:
- Art therapy.
- Music therapy.
- Psycho-educational groups.
Future patients or family members are free to schedule tours at our Lafayette rehab facility by calling Sunrise House’s phone number. Family counselors conduct tours and will answer any of your questions. Tour participants will get to see the facility and dining room and can request to see a bedroom if they wish. To respect patient privacy, tour participants will not interact with patients.
Our admission process is quick and easy, and usually takes an hour or less to complete. Once you arrive at the airport, one of our behavioral health technicians will meet you at the airport and help you safely arrive at and enter our Lafayette, NJ rehab facility.
When a patient arrives at Sunrise House, he or she is brought through the reception area. Then, they will meet with an intake representative who will become acquainted with the patient and guide them through their intake process and admissions paperwork. Each patient will receive a nursing assessment promptly after admitting, as well as a history and physical by a medical doctor within 24 hours of admission. Each patient also receives a psychiatric evaluation within 48 hours of entering our program. From here, a patient will be assigned a counselor, therapist, and begin participating in our treatment program’s behavioral interventions.
Meals are served in the dining hall at set times, but there is also a snack area providing crackers, peanut butter, sherbet, coffee, and more. Detox patients can receive meals in their rooms or choose to eat in the dining hall depending on their physical and psychological state of health. The chef at Sunrise House Treatment Center can accommodate special dietary needs, and a registered dietitian will meet with every patient to ensure they are getting the appropriate nutrition.
Detox patients reside in single rooms on the second floor of our facility. Women in residential treatment stay on the opposite side of the second floor, with shared rooms and Jack-and-Jill style bathrooms. Men in residential treatment have single rooms on the 3rd floor with shared dorm-style bathrooms. Laundry facilities are available on-site.
In their free time, patients can play baseball in our rehab’s outdoor field, participate in yoga, exercise in our indoor gym, play volleyball, work with a personal trainer, relax in the outside seating areas and gazebos, or watch television in the lounge area. We also host movie nights on Saturday nights for the entirety of our clientele.
Because connectivity is so important, patients may bring and use their electronic devices at Sunrise House during free hours and at other designated times. We provide free Wi-Fi to all patients and guests.
Sunrise House in Lafayette, New Jersey recognizes that addiction can have a critical impact on family members and other loved ones of people suffering from addiction. Further, having a strong support system is an integral part of recovering from addiction. To help patients begin healing familial relationships damaged by addiction, Sunrise House offers a family program during lunch on Tuesdays and for a half-day on Saturdays. Family members participate in an educational lecture with their loved one in treatment and learn more about substance abuse and recovery.
Visiting Your Loved One
With patient consent, loved ones can visit patients at Sunrise House Treatment Center in Lafayette, NJ. To do so, they must first attend a family lecture from 1-2 p.m., then they can visit with the patient from 2-3:15 p.m on Saturdays. Twice a month, we do an exclusive family educational day for patients’ families. Your loved one’s treatment team will provide you with all of the information you need to schedule your visit. To learn more about the specific times of family educational programs and visiting hours, be sure to contact Sunrise House Treatment Center.
Our highly trained and knowledgeable multidisciplinary team includes psychiatrists, other medical doctors, nurses, psychologists, social workers, and therapists.
Having a team of staff members who have also gone through the process of recovering from addiction gives them a level of compassion and empathy that is evident throughout each patient’s treatment process. Sunrise House has intimate staff-to-patient ratios, enabling each patient to get individualized attention. Counselor-to-patient ratios are 1:8, and nurse-to-patient ratios in detox are 1:9. These high staff-to-patient ratios help optimize individualized patient care.
Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) Sunrise House, American Addiction Center’s Lafayette rehab, is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities, an international symbol of healthcare quality and the gold standard of care for the industry. Sunrise has maintained this rigorous accreditation for over five years and are due for renewal in September 2018. For patients, it means they can trust that Sunrise House meets or exceeds national standards for patient safety and effective care.
- Coronavirus Testing
- Co-Occurring Disorder Treatment
- Safe Medical Detox
- Addiction Focused Healthcare
- Inpatient Residential
- PHP / Day Treatment
- IOP / Intensive Outpatient
- Telehealth Addiction Treatment
- Outpatient Therapy
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Our Programs and Services
Co-Occurring Disorder Treatment
Safe Medical Detox
Addiction Focused Healthcare
PHP / Day Treatment
IOP / Intensive Outpatient
Telehealth Addiction Treatment
First Responders Services
Impaired Professionals Program
Chronic Mental Illness Treatment
Christian Recovery Program
Proven Addiction Therapies
Faith-based Recovery Program
SMART Recovery / Other Secular Groups
Art and/or Music Activities
Stress Management & Mindfulness
Sober Housing Available