Addiction Resource Guide

Lisa Merlin House POWER Program

Freestanding Outpatient Chemical Dependency Rehab Orange County, Florida

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


What Makes Us Different & Special:

"Cultural and gender specific treatment. Comprehensive collaboration of community agencies - holistic approach."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Recovery is not just abstinence from using drugs, but involves learning to live as a productive member of society. The holistic approach focuses on improving the quality of life in all areas."

Family Program:

"Parenting workshops, family and couples counseling available through referral."

Who We Serve

    Evening Treatment Available Not at this time
    Detox Available: No

    Client Population Profile:

    Average number of individuals seen each week: 12-15
    Average number of adolescents seen each week: 0
    Percent receiving treatment 3 times a week or more 100%
    Percent employed 25%
    Percent women 100%
    Percent of CD clients primarily alcohol dependent 20%
    Percent of CD clients primarily other drug dependent 80%
    Percent active in 12 Step group AND have a sponsor 100%
    Receiving receiving individual sessions only 0%
    Receiving receiving psychiatric medication (from any source) 60%

    Licensing and Accreditation:

    Licensed by: Florida Dept. for Children and Families
    Type of License: Regular
    Accredited by: None

Contact Information:
Admissions Telephone Number: (407) 522-4492)
Address: 6900 Silver Star Rd.
Orlando, FL 32818