Addiction Resource Guide

Palmetto Addiction Recovery Center

Long Term Residential Program

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"We use a four phase program that addresses one's mental, physical and spiritual life."

Treatment Philosophy:

"We believe that the key to successful treatment is accurate evaluation, which assesses all aspects of the patient's symptoms and living situation."

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"Highly trained psychiatrists are available daily to diagnose and treat dual diagnosis patients."

Family Program:

"Family is an integral part of recovery and includes both telephone and fact to face counseling."

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"Our program is based on the 12 Steps of AA with emphasis on spirituality not religion."

Position on Confrontation:

"It is one of the many therapeutic techniques used when patients are emotionally ready."

Additional Characteristics:

"We provide 24 hour medical care and doctors are here everyday to see the patients as much as needed. Referral services get weekly updates on patients' progress."


  • Number of Beds: 76
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits 388
    Average Length of Stay 90 days
    Percent of Women 40%
    Percent under 25 20%
    Percent with College Education 65%
    Percent Covered by Public Assistance 0%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification70%

  • Admissions Procedures:

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


Facility has special track for:
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anorexia/Bulimia
  • Attorneys and Judges
  • Crystal Meth Addiction
  • Depression
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Prescription Drug Addictions
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Relapse
  • Sexual Addictions
  • Young Adults (Ages 18-25)


    Self-pay Cost: $2225 average 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: Data Not Supplied


    Licensed by: State of Louisiana Dept. of Health & Hospitals
    Type of License: Residential Treatment Center
    Accredited by: None

    Contact Information:
    Admissions Telephone Number: (800) 203-6612
    General Information: (318) 728-2970
    Address: 86 Palmetto Rd.
    Rayville, LA 71269