The primary treatment method utilized is group therapy. Urine drug screens are performed as a part of programming. Disulfiram (if not medically contraindicated) is a requirement of some programs. All participants are encouraged to become involved in Alcoholics Anonymous, Al-Anon, Narcotics Anonymous, Cocaine Anonymous, Gamblers Anonymous, Recovery, Inc. and other 12-step and self-help programs.
The clinic staff is multi-disciplinary, consisting of a psychiatric medical director, contract internist, social workers, a nurse, and a counselor certified in substance abuse treatment and gambling treatment.
Fees are determined by a sliding fee scale.
All services shall be made available without discrimination with regard to sex, race, creed, or national origin.
Treatment contacts with the agency are strictly confidential. Unless required by law, no information will be provided to anyone without the patients expressed written consent.
PH: (504) 349-8708 For Appts. Call Access Unit - (504) 349-8833
FX: (504) 349-8703
5001 Westbank Expressway
Marrero, LA 70072
Directions to Facility:
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From the westbound elevated Westbank Expressway: Take the Barataria exit. Turn left at the second light at Barataria and look for the large green cube on the right identifying Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority. The building is located on the corner of Westbank Expressway and Barataria on the right.
From the eastbound elevated Westbank Expressway: Take the Barataria exit. Turn right on to Barataria at the corner of the Westbank Expressway and Barataria. Look for the large green cube on the right identifying Jefferson Parish Human Services Authority.