Gosnold on Cape Cod

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab



Number of Beds: 30
Detox Available: Yes


Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Annual Admits: 350
Average Length of Stay 30 days
Percent of Women 36%
Percent under age 25 10%
Percent with College Education: 40%
Percent Covered by Public assistance 0%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 40%

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:

  • Acute Care
  • Family

Facility has special track for:

  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Marijuana
  • Relapse

Facility has group sessions for:

  • Abuse/PTSD/Trauma
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Codependency
  • Grief & Loss
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)



Self-pay Cost per week: Data Not Supplied
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: Massachusetts Dept. of Public Health
Type of License: Short-term Intensive Treatment
Accredited by: JCAHO


Self Description:

“Rehabilitation program wtih emphasis on disease concept, 12 Step philosophy, individualized treatment and the need for entering aftercare.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“Gosnold treatment is based on the belief that chemical dependency is a disease which is treatable through total abstinence, family involvement and 12 Step recovery principles.”

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

“Dual diagnosis issues are evaluated and depending on severity, are either treated concurrently or deferred to the next level of care.”

Family Program:

“The family program provides education, support, referral to self-help and, if indicated, con-joint sessions with the patient.”

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

“Essential to recovery.”

Position on Confrontation:

“Confrontation presents patients with the discrepancies between their perception and the reality of their lives. It is not punitive or demeaning.”

Additional Characteristics:

“Program is highly structured and relies heavily on group treatment.”

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 200 Ter Heun Dr.
Falmouth, MA 02540