Addiction Resource Guide

Metro Atlanta Recovery Residences, Inc. (MARR)

Long Term Residential Program

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"MARR is a long term, gender sensitive facility focusing on chemical dependency."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Spiritual growth is the key to becoming a sober person. Our spiritual life program is our foundation."

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

"We specialize in chemical dependency yet can work with mild to moderate secondary diagnoses."

Family Program:

"Our 3 day family program is part of the patient's treatment experience and usually occurs during the 2nd month of treatment."

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

"Part of a strong and lasting recovery is 12 Step involvement. Our patients are required to attend 12 Step meetings daily."

Position on Confrontation:

"Addicted persons are steeped in denial. Caring, constructive confrontation breaks through the barrier."


  • Number of Beds: 72 primary; 69 extended
    Detox Available: No

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: 248
    Average Length of Stay 70 days
    Percent of Women 26%
    Percent under 25 N/A
    Percent with College Education: N/A
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 0%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: Data Not Supplied

  • Admissions Procedures:

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


Facility has separate program for:
  • Attorneys & Judges
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Men
  • Women

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma Resolution
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Anorexia/Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Compulsive Overeating
  • Crystal Meth Addiction
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family
  • Grief & Loss
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Nicotine Cessation
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Prescription Drug Addictions
  • Relapse
  • Sexual Addictions
  • Spiritual Life
  • Vocational Skills


    Self-pay Cost: Varies; call Admissions
    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


    Licensed by: State of Georgia
    Type of License: Data Not Supplied
    Accredited by: JCAHO

    Contact Information:

    Admissions Telephone Number: (800) 732-5430
    General Information: (800) 732-5430
    Address: P.O. Box 48349
    Atlanta, Georgia 30362