Addiction Resource Guide

Wyoming Substance Abuse Treatment & Recovery Center

Long Term Residential Program

The Program
"In Its Own Words"


Self Description:

"Our inpatient program offers the best substance abuse treatment to those who want it."

Treatment Philosophy:

"Our philosophy at WYSTAR is to offer the best in substance abuse treatment to those in need."

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

"We accept clients with dual diagnosis."

Family Program:

"Family are welcome if the client would like counseling with family members."

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

"We use the 12 Step program at WYSTAR."

Position on Confrontation:

"We confront clients for not following rules. Discharge can result from this."


    Number of Beds: 70
    Detox Available: No

  • Last Year's Admissions:

    Total Annual Admits 400
    Average Length of Stay 3 months
    Percent of Women 30%
    Percent under 25 40%
    Percent with College Education 15%
    Percent Covered by Public Assistance 75%
    Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification8%

  • Admissions Procedures:

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


Facility has separate program for:
  • Women

  • Facility has group sessions for:
  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Anorexia/Bulimia
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Criminal Justice
  • Crystal Meth
  • Depression
  • Domestic Violence
  • Family
  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Grief & Loss
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Internet Addiction
  • Methadone
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Psychiatric/Dual Diagnosis
  • Relapse
  • Sexual Addictions
  • Workaholism
  • Young Adults (Ages 18-25)


    Self-pay Cost: Depending on income
    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: State of WY
    Type of License: Substance Abuse Division
    Accredited by: CARF

    Contact Information:
    Men's Telephone Number: (307) 673-2511
    Women's Telephone Number: (307) 672-2044
    Address: 1003 Saberton Ave.
    Sheridan, WY 82801