Addiction Resource Guide

McCallum Place
Eating Disorders Freestanding Inpatient Facility

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"McCallum Place is a comprehensive eating disorders treatment center offering 24 hour residential care, partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs to male and female adolescents and adults in a home like setting."

Treatment Philosophy:

"McCallum Place provides medical and psychiatric care, specialized psychotherapies and nutritional support for patients with eating disorders in an environment of structure and support."

Family Program:

"McCallum Place believes that family understanding and involvement is essential to patient recovery. Family involvement is required of adolescents and strongly encouraged for adults."

Position On Approach to Compulsive Overeating vs. Anorexia/Bulimia:

"McCallum Place treats anorexia, bulimia, binge eating, compulsive exercise and EDNOS."

Additional Characteristics:

"McCallum Place is a small home-like facility with 8 residential beds and a total capacity of 30 patients (residential + PHP), each patient is given specialized attention and care."


    Number of Beds: 8
    Population Served: Male and Female ages 13 to 60 years old. Males are not accepted into the residential program or trasitional living house

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Adolescent Admits: 40%
    Total Adult Admits: 60%
    Average Length of Stay 6-12 weeks
    Percent of Women 99%
    Percent under age 25 65%
    Percent with College Education: Data Not Supplied
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 0%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication: 90%

  • Admissions Procedures:

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


Self-pay Cost: $1200 per day/Residential, $880 per day/10 hours PHP, $680 per day/6 hours PHP
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 Missouri Dept. of Mental Health
Type of License: Residential and Day Program
Accredited by: JCAHO

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (800) 828-8158
General Information: (314) 968-1900
Address: 231 West Lockwood Avenue, Ste 201
St. Louis, MO 63109