Boulder Alcohol Education Center

Boulder Alcohol Education Center - Boulder, CO

Located at 1525 Spruce Street, Suite 100 within the 80302 zip code of Boulder, CO, the Boulder Alcohol Education Center emerges as a pivotal hub for addiction treatment in this vibrant city. Operated by a private for-profit entity, this center stands at the forefront of combating addiction through a comprehensive array of specialized services.

Prominently employing the latest advancements in addiction treatment, the Boulder Alcohol Education Center employs naltrexone administration and relapse prevention strategies as cornerstones of its therapeutic approach. These evidence-based methodologies lay the foundation for lasting recovery journeys.

Guided by a multi-faceted strategy, this center integrates cutting-edge techniques such as motivational interviewing, Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT), and the matrix model. Such methods are instrumental in nurturing positive behavioral transformations and fostering sustainable recovery.

Recognizing the diverse spectrum of needs, the Boulder Alcohol Education Center offers an encompassing range of services. For individuals seeking detoxification, this center specializes in a variety of detox services, including cocaine detox, inpatient alcohol detox, and inpatient opioid detox. This comprehensive approach ensures a safe and supportive environment throughout the detoxification process.

Furthermore, the Boulder Alcohol Education Center orchestrates intensive outpatient treatment programs, catering to the evolving requirements of individuals on their recovery journey. Those in need of flexible care can benefit from outpatient addiction treatment options. The center also extends its commitment by providing outpatient methadone, buprenorphine, and naltrexone treatment, demonstrating its dedication to personalized care.

In line with its mission to address dual diagnoses comprehensively, the Boulder Alcohol Education Center extends its expertise to encompass inpatient dual diagnosis treatment. This holistic approach acknowledges the interconnected nature of mental health and addiction, fostering a more complete recovery experience.

Within its walls, the center facilitates residential treatment specifically tailored to alcohol and drug use cases, delivering a specialized environment conducive to transformative change. Additionally, the Boulder Alcohol Education Center recognizes the significance of inpatient detoxification, underscoring its commitment to comprehensive care.

The spectrum of addiction treatment offered by the Boulder Alcohol Education Center extends beyond the confines of substances, embracing a wide array of addictive disorders. Through its unwavering dedication, this center serves as a beacon within Boulder's addiction treatment landscape, offering a diverse range of therapies for those striving to reclaim their lives.

Call (888) 779-5650 for 24/7 help with treatment.


Address: 1525 Spruce Street, Suite 100, Boulder, CO 80302

  1. Types of Care
  2. Service Settings
  3. Opioid Medications used in Treatment
  4. External Opioid Medications Source
  5. Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment
  6. External Source of Medications Used for Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment
  7. Type Of Treatment
  8. Pharmacotherapies
  9. Treatment Approaches
  10. Facility Ownership
  11. License/Certification/Accreditation
  12. Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted
  13. Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported
  14. Assessment/Pre-treatment
  15. Screening & Testing
  16. Transitional Services
  17. Ancillary Services
  18. Other Addictions Treatment
  19. Detoxification
  20. Counseling Services and Education
  21. Tobacco/Screening Services
  22. Facility Smoking Policy
  23. Age Groups Accepted
  24. Gender Accepted
  25. Exclusive Services
  26. Additional Spoken Languages

Here are the full facility listing details on Boulder Alcohol Education Center in Boulder, CO:

Types of Care:

  • inpatient detoxification
  • residential treatment for substance abuse
  • inpatient dual diagnosis treatment

Service Settings:

  • outpatient addiction treatment
  • outpatient detoxification
  • intensive outpatient treatment services
  • outpatient methadone/buprenorphine/naltrexone treatment
  • regular outpatient treatment

Opioid Medications used in Treatment:

  • Buprenorphine clinical treatment
  • Naltrexone treatment

External Opioid Medications Source:

  • Other contracted prescribing entity
  • Personal physician/health care provider

Type of Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment:

  • Accepts clients using medication assisted treatment for alcohol use disorder but prescribed elsewhere

External Source of Medications Used for Alcohol Use Disorder Treatment:

  • Personal physician/health care provider

Type Of Treatment:

  • administers naltrexone
  • relapse prevention from naltrexone


  • Acamprosate (Campral)
  • Disulfiram (Antabuse)
  • Buprenorphine with naloxone (Ex. Suboxone)
  • Buprenorphine (extended-release, injectable, for example, Sublocade)
  • Naltrexone (oral)
  • Naltrexone (extended-release, injectable naltrexone - Vivitrol)
  • Medications for psychiatric disorders

Treatment Approaches:

  • anger management
  • brief intervention services
  • cognitive behavioral therapy
  • motivational incentives
  • dialectical behavior therapy
  • motivational interviewing
  • matrix model
  • rational emotive behavioral therapy
  • relapse prevention treatment
  • substance use counseling approach
  • counseling for trauma victims
  • 12 step rehabilitation

Facility Ownership:

  • a private for-profit organization


  • State substance abuse agency
  • State department of health
  • State mental health department

Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted:

  • Accepts private health insurance
  • Accepts self payment and cash

Special Programs/ Population Groups Supported:

  • inpatient teen rehab
  • rehab for transitional-age young adults
  • residential rehab for adult women
  • in-patient rehab for adult males
  • judicial clients
  • co-occurring addiction and mental health treatment


  • Comprehensive mental health assessment
  • Comprehensive substance use assessment
  • Interim services for clients
  • Outreach to persons in the community

Screening & Testing:

  • Breathalyzer or blood alcohol testing
  • Drug or alcohol urine screening
  • Screening for mental disorders
  • Screening for substance use
  • Drug and alcohol oral fluid testing

Transitional Services:

  • Aftercare/continuing care
  • Discharge Planning
  • Naloxone and overdose education
  • Outcome follow-up after discharge

Ancillary Services:

  • case managers
  • mental health services
  • recovery coaches
  • social skills development
  • intervention services

Other Addictions Treatment:

  • general addiction disorder treatment


  • inpatient alcohol detoxification
  • residential benzodiazepines detoxification
  • cocaine detox
  • inpatient opioid detox

Counseling Services and Education:

  • individual counseling
  • counseling for groups
  • family counseling
  • marital/couples counseling
  • substance use education
  • health education services

Tobacco/Screening Services:

  • Smoking/tobacco cessation counseling

Facility Smoking Policy:

  • Smoking permitted in designated area

Age Groups Accepted:

  • accepts teens

Gender Accepted:

  • rehab center for women
  • rehab center for men

Exclusive Services:

  • Specially designed program for DUI/DWI clients

Additional Spoken Languages:

  • Chinese
  • Spanish

Phone #: 303-444-6142

Call (888) 779-5650 for 24/7 help with treatment.


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