Addiction Resource Guide



Power House II


Long Term Residential Program

The Program
"In Its Own Words"

STATISTICS

Self Description:

"Male specific residential treatment facility treating chemical dependency through 12 Steps and behavior therapy."


Treatment Philosophy:

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


Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"Our dual diagnosis clients see a MD once per week, psychiatrist monthly and attend a special needs group monthly."


Family Program:

"Family therapy done on an as needed basis."


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 living skills in addition to addiction treatment.

GENERAL:

  • Number of Beds: 20
    Detox Available: No



  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: 69
    Average Length of Stay 4 months
    Percent of Women 0%
    Percent under 25 88%
    Percent with College Education: 0%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 5%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification:20%




    SPECIAL POPULATIONS:


    Facility has separate program for:
  • Men
  • Young Adult (18-25)


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




  • 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: $555
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: (225) 647-8277
General Information: (225) 647-8277
Address: 715 W. Worthey Rd.
Gonzales, LA 70737