Addiction Resource Guide

BryLin Hospitals

Psychiatric Hospital with Chemical Dependency Patients Housed Separately

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"Comprehensive, short term acute psychiatric stabilization."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Stabilization through professional treatment and compassion."

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

"Services provided in a psychiatric setting with dual treatment planning."

Family Program:

"Family program is one of the strengths of our services."

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

"Supports 12 Step model."

Position on Confrontation:

"As indicated by treatment plan."

Additional Characteristics:

"All age groups - children, adolescents, adults, older adults."


    Number of Beds: 150
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Adolescent Admits: 500
    Total Adult Admits: 6,000
    Average Length of Stay 4.6 days
    Percent of Women 60%
    Percent under age 25 27%
    Percent with College Education: 15%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 33%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 80%

  • Admissions Procedures:

    Night Admission Available: Yes
    Weekend Admission available: Yes
    Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: Yes


Facility has separate program for:
  • Acute Care
  • Adolescents (Ages 12-18)
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Children
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Family
  • Geriatric
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Methodone
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Relapse
  • Spanish Speaking
  • Vocational Skills
  • Women
  • Young Adults (Ages 18-25)

  • Facility has special track for:
  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Attorneys & Judges
  • Clergy
  • Criminal Justice
  • Crystal Meth
  • Domestic Violence
  • Marijuana
  • Men
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Physically Challenged
  • Pregnant Women
  • Professional Renewal/Training
  • Uniformed Services
  • Veterans

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Anorexia/Bulimia
  • Blind
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Compulsive Overeating
  • Deaf
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Grief & Loss
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Mentally Retarded & Developmentally Disabled
  • Native American
  • Nicotine Cessation
  • Obsessive Compulsive
  • Pain Management
  • Sexual Addictions
  • Workaholism


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


    Licensed by: Office of Mental Health, Office of Alcohol & Substance Abuse Services
    Type of License: Inpatient, Partial Hospitalization, Outpatient
    Accredited by: JCAHO

    Contact Information:

    Admissions Telephone Number: (800) 7-BryLin
    General Information: (800) 7-BryLin
    Address: 1263 Delaware Avenue
    Buffalo, NY 14209