Jellinek Clinic

Psychiatric Hospital with Chemical Dependency Patients Housed Separately



Number of Beds: 160
Detox Available: Yes

Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Annual Admits: 600
Average Length of Stay 6 weeks
Percent of Women 30%
Percent under 25 15%
Percent with College Education: 5%
Percent Covered by Public Assistance 20%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 10%

Admissions Procedures:

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



Self-pay Cost per Week: Data Not Supplied
Public Assistance coverage may be accepted: DNS
Medicare Coverage accepted: Yes
Insurance Coverage verified before admission: Yes
Follow-up Care included at no additional charge: DNS



Licensed by: The Dutch Government
Type of License: DNS
Accredited by: Medicare in The Netherlands


Self Description:

“Detoxification and rehabilitation program according to evidence-based practice.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“Treatment according to evidence-based medicine/practice.”

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

“Integrated treatment is necessary for dual diagnosis patients.”

Family Program:

“Family program is now developing in the direction of behavioral family intervention.”

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

“12 Step facilitation therapy is in development. There has been a cooperation with self-help groups for many years.”

Position on Confrontation:

“Confrontation should be self-confrontation in a therapeutic relationship.”

Additional Characteristics:

“The Jellinek Clinic is the main institute for treatment of alcohol and drug dependency patients in Amsterdam.”

Contact Information:
Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: Jacob Obrechtstraat 92
1071 KR Amsterdam, The Netherlands