Addiction Resource Guide



RiverValley Behavioral Health


Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab

The Program
"In Its Own Words"

STATISTICS

Self Description:

"RiverValley Behavioral Health offers a residential chemical dependency program that provides up to 28 days of treatment for adults with alcohol and/or drug addictions."


Treatment Philosophy:

"We offer a holistic approach to treatment and the effects of alcohol and/or drug abuse."


Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

"We orient clients to their mental health diagnosis to help them understand their problem and to encourage treatment."


Family Program:

"Our focus is on educational, informational programs for the family to help them learn to deal with the client in a positive, healthy way."


Position On 12 Step Involvement:

"We are involved in the 12 Step program and encourage AA/NA."


Position on Confrontation:

"We believe in approaching the client to discuss his/her actions."


Additional Characteristics:

"We monitor customer satisfaction. Comments have included, 'Of the 3 treatment centers I've been in, this is the best,' and 'This facility and its staff members are excellent and care about their clients."

GENERAL:

  • Number of Beds: 20
    Detox Available: Yes(Non-medical)

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: 260
    Average Length of Stay 28 days
    Percent of Women 21%
    Percent under age 25 26%
    Percent with College Education: 8%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 80%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 0%

  • Admissions Procedures:

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


SPECIAL POPULATIONS:



Facility has separate program for:
  • Acute Care
  • Adolescents (Ages 12-18)
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Children
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Mentally Retarded & Developmentally Disabled
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Professional Renewal/Training
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Vocational Skills


  • Facility has special track for:
  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Crystal Meth Addiction
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Relapse
  • Spanish Speaking


  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Family
  • Men
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Women


  • PAYMENT INFORMATION:

    Self-pay Cost per week: Sliding Scale
    Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: Yes
    Medicare Coverage accepted: No
    Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
    Follow-up Care included at no additonal charge: No

    LICENSING & ACCREDITATION:

    Licensed by: Cabinet for Health Services, Commonwealth of Kentucky
    Type of License: Non-Medical Alcohol Treatment & Educ. Center
    Accredited by: JCAHO

    Contact Information:

    Admissions Telephone Number: (800) 769-4920
    General Information: (800) 433-7291
    Address: 1100 Walnut St.
    Owensboro, KY 42301