Addiction Resource Guide

O'Brien House

Long Term Residential Program

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Treatment Philosophy:

"Primarily 12 Step recovery program augmented by education, re-entry, relapse prevention. O'Brien House is dedicated to supporting all individuals regardless of demographics with a caring recovery environment."

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"Focus on 12 Step recovery with support from psychiatrist (off site) and social workers (off site). We treat dual disorders if the client is appropriate for this level of case"

Family Program:

"Under construction."

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"Required to remain in program."

Position on Confrontation:

"Caring feedback is encouraged. Strong confrontation or sharing is discouraged."

Additional Characteristics:

"Close community contact and support."


    Number of Beds: 60
    Detox Available: No

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits 244
    Average Length of Stay 6 months
    Percent of Women 10%
    Percent under 25 25%
    Percent with College Education 5%
    Percent Covered by Public Assistance 0%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification20%

  • Admissions Procedures:

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


Facility has group sessions for:
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Education Program
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Marijuana
  • Pregnant Women


    Self-pay Cost: $55 per week
    Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: Data Not Supplied
    Medicare Coverage accepted: DNS
    Insurance Coverage verified before admission: DNS
    Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: Yes


    Licensed by: Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals and the Office of Public Health
    Type of License: Operate a Halfway House and Prevention Education Services
    Accredited by: None

    Contact Information:
    Admissions Telephone Number: (225) 344-6345
    General Information: (225) 344-6345
    Address: 1220 Main St.
    Baton Rouge, LA 70802