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STC Addiction Wellness Center is dedicated to implementing effective and affordable addiction wellness programs, helping our patients and their families to gently rediscover the best in themselves and their relationships and to achieve long-term recovery.
When our son got his second DWI, he asked us to send him to a rehab facility. Everything in his life was spiraling out of control, and he knew he needed help.Read John and Jordan's Story
Homeless, living in his truck, crashing on friends' couches, addicted to pills and binge-drinking for 4 solid months, he decided it was time to make a change.Read Jacob's Story
St. Christopher’s Addiction Wellness Center meets you where you are in life. We offer hope and help to those suffering with addictions, alcoholism and mental health issues, seeking recovery.
Our foundation is the 12-Step model, utilizing the latest therapeutic strategies to treat substance use disorders, addictions, and mental health issues (co-occurring disorders) in males eighteen and older. St. Christopher's is dedicated to supporting women suffering with these issues through assessments, outpatient treatment, and referral.
We offer on-site detox services where patients receive nursing care, medical examinations, comprehensive assessments, and evaluation. Our goal is to provide a safe, comfortable environment for patients withdrawing from alcohol, heroin (opiates), and other drugs in a medical setting.Learn More
When a patient enters our Residential Treatment Center (RTC) our focus is on the whole person. St. Christopher's reputation for achieving long term recovery in our patients is based on our ability to identify core issues through the comprehensive assessment process. In addition to addressing substance use disorders, we begin to identify the deficiencies in our patient's mental health, physical condition, spiritual disposition and family interactions.Learn More
St. Christopher’s Addiction Wellness Center provides an extended care program as an extension of inpatient treatment as part of Long-Term treatment. Clients can enter our Extended Care Program directly from our Primary Care, or directly from another facility.Learn More
St. Christopher’s Recovery Home program is the portion of Long Term treatment in which clients gain employment, attend school and/or participate in volunteer work while simultaneously progressing through the program’s therapeutic structure and continuing the treatment foundations begun in earlier stages.Learn More
St. Christopher’s Addiction Wellness Center offers intensive outpatient services to men and women, and their families. Our Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) is designed for people who are ready to integrate back into daily life involving work, school, and other responsibilities while attending treatment in the evenings.Learn More
Addiction is devastating for a family. Actively participating in the recovery process through healthy visitation, education, and counseling can empower the family with a new way to support the addict in treatment and in recovery.Learn More
Higher Education Relaunch or Entry Support—Entering recovery is a second chance at a life that many never thought possible. At STC we take the "choice" between recovery or education out of the equation by offering HEROES, a blended program that integrates sober living and education.
St. Christopher’s has its own Sober Living apartment community in Baton Rouge for individuals who have completed long term treatment at STC. Men in recovery appreciate living in a safe, sober environment with their peers and support from the clinical staff. All Sober Living clients are required to be enrolled in Monitoring.Learn More
Aftercare is an excellent way to stay connected to other alumni and is helpful in sustaining long term sobriety. Our aftercare patients remain involved with others in recovery, build support systems in the community, and create close bonds with people active in recovery programs.Learn More
Some of our patients desire an added level of accountability and support once they complete the standard treatment term. Some also use monitoring as a sort of insurance policy for their sobriety.
STC exceeds the national average for
facilities across the United States.
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