Addiction Resource Guide

Pathways Treatment Center

General Hospital with Separate Chemical Dependency Rehab Unit

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"Pathaways is a 20 bed, residential program, specialized in gender specific treatment for adults 18 and older."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Pathways treats chemical dependency as a chronic disease, not unlike diabetes, cancer or heart disease. Our purpose is to provide a caring, safe and professional treatment setting to begin a lifelong path of recovery."

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"Pathways offers consultations with a clinical psychologist and psychiatrist and will treat patients that are dual diagnosed as long as it does not take prescendence over chemical dependency treatment."

Family Program:

"Pathways offer a monthly family program and individual family session with our family therapist during treatment."

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"Pathwyas incorporates the principles from the 12 Steps as our programs are abstinence based."

Position on Confrontation:

"Each inidividual is treated with compassion and respect."

Additional Characteristics:

"Pathways is specialized in gender specific treatment."


    Number of Beds: 20
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits 325
    Average Length of Stay 3 weeks
    Percent of Women 40%
    Percent under 25 30%
    Percent with College Education 35%
    Percent Covered by Public Assistance 0%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification50%

  • Admissions Procedures:

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


Facility has separate program for:
  • Family
  • Men
  • Women


    Self-pay Cost: DNS
    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: No


    Licensed by: Virginia Commonwealth Dept. of Mental Health
    Type of License: Residential, Day Treatment and IOP
    Accredited by: JCAHO

    Contact Information:
    Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 749-4455
    General Information: (434) 947-4445
    Address: 3300 Rivermont Avenue
    Lynchburg, VA 24503