Vidant Medical Center has been offering substance abuse and addiction interventions for more than 30 years. Addictions counseling is offered by licensed professionals throughout the Medical Center. Within Behavioral Health at Vidant Medical Center, unit groups and individualized counseling sessions are offered with a focus upon relapse prevention, harm reduction, and wellness. Brief interventions utilizing screenings, assessments, and referrals are offered throughout Vidant Medical Center for patients needing addictions counseling.
Pitt County Coalition on Substance Abuse Award
The Pitt County Coalition on Substance Abuse each year recognizes volunteers, professionals and organizations which make a special contribution to this work and strive to reduce the pain, suffering and loss caused by the misuse of alcohol and drugs.
In September 2012, Vidant Medical Center was recognized for its work in screening, brief intervention and treatment of persons affected by substance abuse disorders.