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Addiction and Mental Health - Residential Treatment Services, Adult

A 48 bed adult, co - ed, short - term residential addiction treatment program.

Offers an 18 - 24 day intensive residential treatment program for adult men and women who are experiencing problems as a result fo their alcohol use, other drug use, tobacco and gambling. The focus is increased understanding of addiction, self - awarness, learning and practicing healtheir coping skills in a supportive environment, development of a healthy and balanced lifestyle and action plans for meeting recovery goals.

For more information see our Alberta Health Services, web page.

Contact Details

Lander Treatment Centre

Address
221 Fairway Drive
Claresholm, Alberta
T0L 0T0
Telephone
403-625-1395 (switchboard), 403-625-5600 (admissions)
Fax
403-625-1300
Hours of Operation
Available
24 hour service
Note

Administration hours are Monday to Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.

Access
Service Providers May Include
addiction counsellors, client care assistants (CCAs), mental health therapists, recreation therapists, recreation therapy assistants, registered nurses (RNs)
Eligibility
  • adults who are experiencing problems as a result of their alcohol use, other drug use, or gambling and who wish to learn and practice healthier coping skills.
  • clients who do not have acute health or mental health issues that would interfere with program participation
  • Lander is a tobacco free program. Admission criteria for those who use tobacco include a willingness to particpate in tobacco - dependence programming, and a commitment to abstain from tobacco use for the duration of the residential program
  • abstinence from all alcohol and other drugs is required prior to the admission date. Required length of detox time is determined during the telephone assessment interview. Individuals requiring detoxification will be referred to a detox facility.
Referral Needed

Apply for admission by submitting a completed applicaton. A medical assessment is requried as part of the application and must be completed in full by a medical doctor or nurse practitioner. Upon receipt of application, a preadmission phone interview will be scheduled with the applicant to deteremine appropriate treatment match.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.


Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services