Addiction Resource Guide

Stutzman Alcoholism Treatment Center

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"Individualized, variable length of stay, eclectic treatment for chemically addicted adults."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Intense therapeutic experience designed to overcome barriers which hinder on-going recovery."

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

"Dually diagnosed patients receive specialized group therapy, a longer length of stay when needed and are integrated into the general population."

Family Program:

"Significant others for all patients are contacted personally and invited to attend family education groups and individual sessions during times convenient to them."

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

"Supports and provides daily access to in-house and community 12 Step programs."

Position on Confrontation:

"Reality based information presented in a supportive fashion when patient is ready. Limited confrontation."

Additional Characteristics:

"Urban, bucolic environment with medical and psychiatric care available at facility."


  • Number of Beds: 33
    Detox Available: No

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits: 600
    Average Length of Stay 21 days
    Percent of Women 30%
    Percent under age 25 20%
    Percent with College Education: 20%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance 70%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 40%

  • Admissions Procedures:

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


Facility has special track for:
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Men
  • Native American
  • Pregnant Women
  • Relapse
  • Women


    Self-pay Cost: 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


    Licensed by: New York State OASAS
    Type of License: Inpatient Rehabilitation Program
    Accredited by: CARF

    Contact Information:

    Admissions Telephone Number: (716) 882-4900
    General Information: (716) 882-4900
    Address: 360 Forest Ave.
    Buffalo, NY 14213-1205