Addiction Resource Guide



Milestones in Recovery
Eating Disorders Freestanding Inpatient Facility

The Program
"In Its Own Words"

STATISTICS

Self Description:

"Residential setting, apartment-style residences, with a comprehensive schedule of individual and group therapies."


Treatment Philosophy:

"Addictions/Medical Model assumes addictive elements as well as emotional and psychological issues need to be addressed in recovery."


Family Program:

"Individualized per each patient's needs. Family group twice monthly."


Position On 12 Step Involvement:

"Use of OA and CODA for "outside meetings." Staff includes ASAM psychiatrists and clinicians with eating disorders expertise using 12 Step model."


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

"Essentially the same with the exception of caloric/dietary requirements and certain elements of treatment plan (eg, bathroom monitoring).


Additional Characteristics:

"Residential versus hospital setting; resources for dual addiction (CD & ED); ASAM physicians and certified ED staff."

GENERAL:

    Number of Beds: 22
    Population Served: Patients must be 18 years and older, medically stable, have a primary diagnosis of Eating Disorder, demonstrate sincere desire for recovery, and must be capable of functioning within a residential community."




  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Adult Admits: Data Not Supplied
    Average Length of Stay 60 days
    Percent of Women 95%
    Percent under age 25 50%
    Percent with College Education: DNS
    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(Telephone)




PAYMENT INFORMATION:

Self-pay Cost: $2625 per week
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




LICENSING & ACCREDITATION:

Licensed by: State of Florida, Agency for Healthcare Admin.
Type of License: MH; separate license for CD residential
Accredited by: JCAHO

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (800) 347-2364
General Information: (800) 347-2364
Address: 5960 SW 106th Avenue
Cooper City, FL 33328