Addiction Resource Guide

Tara Treatment Center

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"The focus of Tara's separate residential programs for men and women is recovery and positive lifestyle changes."

Treatment Philosophy:

"To provide quality care to individuals and families affected by alcoholism and drug addiction by promoting lifelong continued recovery."

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

"A thorough assessment is completed by the psychologist who refers dual diagnosis clients to the psychiatrist for evaluation. Dual clients are appropriate for Tara as long as they are able to focus on their addiction."

Family Program:

"Tara understands that the disease of addiction affects the entire family. A weekly family support group, children's program and family therapy are available."

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

"Tara's program is based on the 12 Steps of AA."

Position on Confrontation:

"Tara believes that each person must be treated with dignity and respect; confrontation occurs with caring and concerned hearts."

Additional Characteristics:

"The serene country setting is restful and peaceful. Mother/baby program for pregnant women or new mothers. Separate programs for women and men. Continuum of services from detox, residential inpatient and transitional residential to Intensive Outpatient, outpatient and supportive living. Adolescent admissions are handled on a case by case basis."


  • Number of Beds: 42
    Detox Available: Yes

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Adolescent Admits: 21
    Total Adult Admits: 548
    Average Length of Stay 20 days
    Percent of Women 33%
    Percent under age 25 30%
    Percent with College Education: 20%
    Percent Covered by Public assistance N/A
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 30%

  • Admissions Procedures:

    Night Admission Available: Yes
    Weekend Admission available: Yes
    Face to Face Interview or exam required before admission: Yes


Facility has separate program for:
  • Men
  • Women

  • Facility has special track for:
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Relapse

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Criminal Justice
  • Crystal Meth Addiction Domestic Violence
  • Family
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Geriatric
  • Grief & Loss
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Native American
  • Nicotine Cessation
  • Obssessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Vocational Skills
  • Young Adults (Ages 18-25)


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


    Licensed by: Indiana Div. of Mental Health
    Type of License: Detoxification,Residential, Transitional Residential/Outpatient Counseling for Alcohol/Drug Addiction
    Accredited by: JCAHO

    Contact Information:

    Admissions Telephone Number: (812) 526-2611
    General Information: (800) 397-9978
    Address: 6231 US 31 South
    Franklin, IN 46131