Addiction Resource Guide

Memorial Hermann Prevention & Recovery Center (PaRC)

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"We provide a modern environment where clients and their families receive education, counseling, and activities designed to enhance recovery process."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Our treatment philosophy blends the bio-psycho-social-spiritual components of recovery and encourages abstinence from all addictive substances."

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"We accept dual-diagnosis patients who have a primary diagnosis of chemical dependency."

Family Program:

"We recognize that addiction is a family disease and incorporate family education and treatment into our programs."

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"Our treatment programs are 12 Step based, and we offer daily 12 Step meetings for patients and the public."

Position on Confrontation:

"We believe it is important to confront the disease of addiction, however, we disagree with the philosophy of shaming a patient into recovery."

Additional Characteristics:

"We offer every level of care for our clients and tailor our approach to fit the needs of each individual."


  • Number of Beds: 150
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: 2096
    Average Length of Stay 30 days
    Percent of Women 41%
    Percent under 25 23%
    Percent with College Education: 70%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 0%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification:20%

  • 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:
  • Adolescents (12-18)

    Facility has special track for:
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Family
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Prescription Drug Addictions
  • Young Adults (18-25)
  • Professional & Executives

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma
  • AngerManagement/Conflict Resolution
  • Codependency
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Geriatric
  • Grief & Loss
  • Men
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Relapse
  • Sexual Addictions
  • Spanish Speaking
  • Women


    Self-pay Cost: Contact Admission
    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: Texas Commission on Alcohol & Drug Abuse
    Type of License: Residential/Inpatient Level I-IV
    Accredited by: Currently seeking JCAHO accreditation

  • Contact Information:
    Telephone Number:
    (713) 939-7272
    General Information: (713) 329-7300
    Address: 3043 Gessner
    Houston, TX 77080