Our medically managed detox pathway for adults is designed to increase a patient's likelihood of continuing their recovery with supportive treatment. It takes place on our Comprehensive Psychiatric Assessment Service, where patients can rest, decompress, and be cared for by compassionate, experienced mental health professionals.
Addictions psychiatrist Daryl Shorter, MD, medical director of Addictions Services as well as the Addiction Medicine and Recovery Center, manages the Detox Service.
Most detox patients can expect to stay on the pathway for 3 to 7 days, depending on the substance the patient is withdrawing from.
During that time, patients will receive:
After completing detox, patients may continue their recovery in the Bridge Program for Adults or Recovery IOP.
If you or a loved one is interested in detoxing, please reach out to our Admissions team by calling 713-275-5400. You'll be glad you did.