Harrison House of Virginia

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab



Number of Beds: 16
Detox Available: No

Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Annual Admits: 180
Average Length of Stay 24 days
Percent of Women 45%
Percent under 25 5%
Percent with College Education: 75%
Percent Covered by Public Assistance 0%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 95%

Admissions Procedures:

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



Facility has group sessions for:

  • Gay & Lesbian
  • Healthcare Professionals
  • Men
  • Relapse
  • Women



Self-pay Cost: $1400 per week
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: Virginia DMHMRSAS
Type of License: Day Treatment and IOP
Accredited by: None


Self Description:

“Harrison House is a 16 bed facility using gender specific homes to promote client unity and teach them to work through early recovery issues.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“In treating a target population of professionals, we are committed to addressing all aspects of client issues in order to achieve lasting and meaningful treatment.”

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

“Nearly all of our clients have a secondary diagnosis which is initially managed by our Medical Director and/or the referring psychiatrist.”

Family Program:

“Harrison House provides weekly multi-family education groups and individual family meetings for residents and their families.”

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

“Clients attend daily meetings, learn the basics of AA/NA and obtain a sponsor prior to leaving treatment.”

Position on Confrontation:

“We employ an innovative approach using little confrontation, rather teaching a balance of trust, respect and accountability that has proven effective.”

Additional Characteristics:

“We operate a low cost residential component with an effective blend of modified therapeutic community and 12 Step recovery principles.”

Contact Information:
Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 5105 Q Backlick Rd.
Annandale, VA 22003