Addiction Resource Guide



Power House I


Long Term Residential Program

The Program
"In Its Own Words"

STATISTICS

Self Description:

"Adolescent male specific residential treatment facility treating chemical dependency through 12 Steps and behavior therapy providing educational reintegration and support."


Treatment Philosophy:

"To provide a positive alternative to direct community re-entry following primary tretment and to teach effective living skills."


Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"Our dual diagnosis clients are seen by psychiatrists for medication management on a regular basis and are treated with a professional team approach."


Family Program:

"Family sessions provided on an as needed basis and families are updated on client progress at least 2 times monthly."


Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"Our clients work all 12 Steps of AA and attend 3 outside 12 Step meetings per week."


Position on Confrontation:

"We use staff and peer confrontation for negative or unacceptable behaviors."


Additional Characteristics:

"6-9 month stay. Teach effective living skills in addition to addiction treatment. Optional alumni support program. Educational consultant contracted for client educational needs."

GENERAL:

  • Number of Beds: 14
    Detox Available: No



  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits (Adolescents): 29
    Average Length of Stay 6-9 months
    Percent of Women 0%
    Percent under 25 100%
    Percent with College Education: 0%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 0%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification:15%




    SPECIAL POPULATIONS:


    Facility has separate program for:
  • Adolescents (12-18)


  • Facility has special track for:
  • Relapse
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)


  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Heroin Addiction




  • Admissions Procedures:

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




PAYMENT INFORMATION:

Self-pay Cost per Week: $613.75
Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: No
Medicare Coverage accepted: No
Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: Yes




LICENSING & ACCREDITATION:

Licensed by: State of Louisiana
Type of License: Halfway House
Accredited by: None

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (985) 448-3088
General Information: (985) 448-3088
Address: 614 Jackson St.
Thibodaux, LA 70301