Stonington Institute – Adolescent & Adult Substance Abuse Program

Freestanding Chemical Dependency Rehab



Number of Beds: 40
Detox Available: Yes

Last Year’s Admissions:

Total Adolescent Admits: 200
Total Adult Admits: 1600
Average Length of Stay 5-10 (DTX); 6 months (REHAB); 15 days (PHP); 10 days (SOP)
Percent of Women 30%
Percent under 25 10%
Percent with College Education: 5%
Percent Covered by Public Assistance 70%
Receiving some form of psychiatric medication other than for detoxification: 25%

Admissions Procedures:

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



Facility has separate program for:

  • Adolescents (Ages 12-18)
  • Psychiatric (Dual Diagnosis)

Facility has group sessions for:

  • Abuse/Trauma/PTSD
  • Alcohol Addiction
  • Anger Management/Conflict Resolution
  • Codependency
  • Depression
  • Family
  • Men
  • Pain Management
  • Parenting/Life Skills
  • Relapse
  • Women



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



Licensed by: Dept. of Public Health, State of Connecticut
Type of License: Freestanding Substance Abuse Treatment Center
Accreditation: JCAHO


Self Description:

“An 18 bed detox unit and a 22 residential treatment program for adolescents constitutes the Institute’s Inpatient Program.

Treatment Philosophy:

“A motivated client can achieve recovery through education, professional intervention and effective social rehabilitation.”

Approach to Dual Diagnosis:

“The Institute maintains a separate dual diagnosis track within its Day Treatment program.”

Family Program:

“A combination of individual family therapy and family forum offers each client an effective family focus.”

Position on 12 Step Involvement:

“The 12 Step model is fully integrated into the treatment program.”

Position on Confrontation:

“There is a no-restraint policy. The program staff members are trained in non-violent physical intervention and verbal de-escalation techniques.”

Additional Characteristics:

“The Institute operates a temporary housing program for its Day Treatment clients.”

Contact Information:

Admissions Telephone Number: (866) 932-5985
General Information: (866) 932-5985
Address: 75 Swantown Hill Rd.
North Stonington, CT 06359