Addiction Resource Guide

Kingsboro Alcoholism Treatment Center

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"The KATC is an excellent residential environment using a variety of disciplines and techniques to support recovery from addictions."

Treatment Philosophy:

"All patients are to remain clean and dry in an environment which helps to encourage abstinence now and as long as possible after discharge."

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

"Under the supervision of the psychiatric staff, the counseling staff provide services."

Family Program:

"Education services are offered to families in one half day session during the patient's stay."

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

"All are encouraged to continue participation after leaving."

Position on Confrontation:

"Confrontation is used as an interviewing technique rather than a behavioral modification technique."

Additional Characteristics:

"KATC serves those populations rejected by other rehabs, i.e., pregnant women, medicated psychiatric patients, recidivists, etc."


  • Number of Beds: 100
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: Data Not Supplied
    Average Length of Stay 28 days
    Percent of Women 30%
    Percent under age 25 15%
    Percent with College Education: 5%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 60%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 30%

  • Admissions Procedures:

    Night Admission Available: No
    Weekend Admission available: No
    Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: Yes


Facility has special track for:
  • Men
  • Women

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Nicotine Addiction
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)


    Self-pay Cost per week: $1920
    Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: Yes
    Medicare Coverage accepted: Yes
    Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
    Follow-up Care included at no additonal charge: Yes


    Licensed by: New York State OASAS
    Type of License: Inpatient Rehabilitation
    Accredited by: JCAHO

    Contact Information:

    Admissions Telephone Number: (718) 453-5297
    General Information: (718) 453-3200
    Address: 754 Lexington Avenue
    Brooklyn, NY 11221