Addiction Resource Guide

Life Center of Galax

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"We have a 30 day residential program that incorporates group therapy, individual counseling and education on addiction."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Our conviction is that chemical dependency is a highly individualized illness that responds best to a treatment regime where group therapy and process is emphasized."

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

"We have therapists and psychologists that can diagnose. We also have the ability to accept clients that are already diagnosed as dual-diagnosis."

Family Program:

"We have a family program every weekend from 1pm - closing."

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

"We are a 12 Step based recovery program."


    Number of Beds: 66
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: 1010
    Average Length of Stay 30 days
    Percent of Women Data Not Supplied
    Percent under age 25 DNS
    Percent with College Education: DNS
    Percent Covered by Public assistance DNS
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: DNS

  • 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:
  • DUI/DWI Program

  • Facility has special track for:
  • Native American

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Criminal Justice
  • Crystal Meth Addiction
  • Depression
  • Family
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Marijuana
  • Men
  • Methadone
  • Pain Management
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Prescription Drug Addictions
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Relapse
  • Women


    Self-pay Cost per week: Contact Facility
    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: DNS


    Licensed by: State of Virginia
    Type of License: State license for adult residential treatment facility
    Accredited by: JCAHO

    Contact Information:

    Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 762-3766
    General Information: (800) 345-6998
    Address: 112 Painter St.
    Galax, VA 24333