Addiction Resource Guide

Boys Recovery Lodge

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"Boys Recovery Lodge is a modified therapeutic community serving adolescent males with a focus on substance abuse recovery."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Addiction is a brain disease with behavioral consequences and with treatment clients can recover and live full lives."

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"Boys Recovery Lodge will accept clients with co-morbid diagnoses as long as they are psychiatrically stable."

Family Program:

"Boys Recovery Lodge encourages families to actively participate in clients' treatment through education groups and family sessions."

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"Boys Recovery Lodge utilizes the 12 Step support groups as a tool for clients to use for on-going sobriety."

Position on Confrontation:

"Boys Recovery Lodge uses supportive confrontation in a safe environment in order to point out contradictions in behaviors and/or errors of thinking."

Additional Characteristics:

"Diverse staff; medical doctor on staff; psychiatrist on staff; multiple payor sources including insurance, public and self pay."


    Number of Beds: 16
    Detox Available: No

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits 62
    Average Length of Stay 75 days
    Percent of Women 0%
    Percent under 25 100%
    Percent with College Education 0%
    Percent Covered by Public Assistance 50%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification60%

  • Admissions Procedures:

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


Facility has separate program for:
  • Adolescents (Ages 12-18)
  • Depression
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Relapse

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Anorexia/Bulimia


    Self-pay Cost: Data Not Supplied
    Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: Yes
    Medicare Coverage accepted: No
    Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
    Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: No


    Licensed by: State of Virginia Dept. of Mental Health, Substance ABuse and Mental Retardation
    Type of License: Childrens Residential Facility
    Accredited by: CARF

    Contact Information:
    Admissions Telephone Number: (703) 841-0703
    General Information: (703) 841-0703
    Address: 521 N. Quincy Street
    Arlington, VA 22203