RiverValley Behavioral Health

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab



Number of Beds: 20
Detox Available: Yes(Non-medical)

Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Annual Admits: 260
Average Length of Stay 28 days
Percent of Women 21%
Percent under age 25 26%
Percent with College Education: 8%
Percent Covered by Public assistance 80%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 0%

Admissions Procedures:

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



Facility has separate program for:

  • Acute Care
  • Adolescents (Ages 12-18)
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Children
  • Cocaine Addiction
  • Mentally Retarded & Developmentally Disabled
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Professional Renewal/Training
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)
  • Vocational Skills

Facility has special track for:

  • Compulsive Gambling
  • Crystal Meth Addiction
  • Heroin Addiction
  • Inhalant Abuse
  • Marijuana Addiction
  • Relapse
  • Spanish Speaking

Facility has group sessions for:

  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Family
  • Men
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  • Women



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



Licensed by: Cabinet for Health Services, Commonwealth of Kentucky
Type of License: Non-Medical Alcohol Treatment & Educ. Center
Accredited by: JCAHO


Self Description:

“RiverValley Behavioral Health offers a residential chemical dependency program that provides up to 28 days of treatment for adults with alcohol and/or drug addictions.”

Treatment Philosophy:

“We offer a holistic approach to treatment and the effects of alcohol and/or drug abuse.”

Approach To Dual Diagnosis:

“We orient clients to their mental health diagnosis to help them understand their problem and to encourage treatment.”

Family Program:

“Our focus is on educational, informational programs for the family to help them learn to deal with the client in a positive, healthy way.”

Position On 12 Step Involvement:

“We are involved in the 12 Step program and encourage AA/NA.”

Position on Confrontation:

“We believe in approaching the client to discuss his/her actions.”

Additional Characteristics:

“We monitor customer satisfaction. Comments have included, ‘Of the 3 treatment centers I’ve been in, this is the best,’ and ‘This facility and its staff members are excellent and care about their clients.”

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 1100 Walnut St.
Owensboro, KY 42301