What We Do
Avenues Recovery Detox and Residential – Townsend is located between Metairie and Covington and is truly a one of a kind facility. Our primary focus is on medical stabilization and our residential clinical treatment program, rebuilding clients throughout the stages, from helplessness through stability. At Avenues, we treat the whole person – body, mind, and spirit, you will receive personalized care in a clean, modern, hotel-like setting. Life skills, wellness, nutrition, social acceptance, financial responsibilities, and family values are all key components of our treatment plans. As our clients progress so does the individualized care. Avenues Recovery Center has a second local facility in Metairie which focuses on extended aftercare. Our clinical team will work one on one with every patient to ensure that their stay is continued, and extended treatment is a primary focus!
Who We Are
Avenues Recovery Detox and Residential – Townsend, offers the most patient-centered clinical treatment available. The Avenues Recovery team is acutely qualified for the most at risk and vulnerable, staffed with a full-time physician, addiction psychiatrist, nurses, and licensed counselors. Our Medical Director takes great pride in her ability to customize care plans from the complex to the beginner, Vivitrol and Subutex are staples in our treatment methodology. The case management team will address any legal, family, or FMLA complications, and most of all focus on extended aftercare.
The one-word describing Avenues Recovery is “Family” a complete family feel among peers, family appropriate quality of clinical care, family style housing and meals, and family involvement and satisfaction throughout.
Avenues Recovery Detox and Residential – Townsend is located on the 5th floor of New Orleans East Hospital, a state-of-the-art brand-new facility built in the aftermath of hurricane Katrina. Our 36 bed facility is composed of semi private rooms and baths with a clean and contemporary feel. Medical Detox focuses on withdrawal management, craving stabilization, and psychiatric imbalances to prepare the patient to begin residential clinical treatment. Residential treatment offers the opportunity to engage clinically and comprehend the dimensions of this disease and its repercussions.
Individual Therapy Sessions
Group Therapy Sessions
Family and Couple Sessions
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT)
Immersive 12-Step Programming
Yoga and Outdoor Activities
Vivitrol and Subutex Onsite
Clean and contemporary accommodations
Gourmet catered meals
Weekly Recovery Concert
Fun evening and weekend activities
Gym and recreational facilities
Payment & Insurance
Avenues Recovery Center at Townsend accepts private pay and most insurances, including:
- First Health
- United Healthcare