Sandstone Care provides substance use and co-occurring mental health disorders treatment for adolescents (ages 13 to 18) and young adults (ages 18 to 30). We provide an evidence-based, integrated treatment program that is customized for the needs of each individual, applying today’s most effective treatment methods that not only address any substance use issues but also any underlying mental health conditions (co-occurring disorders). In addition to substance use, addiction, and mental health clinical programming, we work with the whole ecosystem of an individual by providing academic & vocational support prior to every group session, weekly multi-family group sessions, weekly individual sessions, and participation in community events. Sandstone Care has facilities serving Denver and Boulder, Colorado.
ABOUT SANDSTONE CARE
Located in Denver, Colo., Sandstone Care is a drug and alcohol treatment center for teens and young adults. Treatment is also available for. There is a wide range of treatment intensities available, including sober living, partial hospitalization (PHP), outpatient, and an intensive outpatient program (IOP). Medically supervised detox is not available at this facility.
TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT
Upon admission, new clients undergo a thorough evaluation to determine the best course of treatment. Based on the results of the assessment, an individualized treatment plan is created to best address client needs.
Treatment includes evidence-based practices including individual, group, and family therapy, as well as educational workshops about addiction. Clients also participate in weekly community-based activities in the local Denver area.
The sober living program lasts 90 to 180 days. Technically called an Extended Care Treatment Program, it is intended to provide long term treatment to individuals who have already undergone a more intensive in-patient treatment or detox program.
The partial hospitalization program (PHP) lasts from 5 to 30 days. It includes 35 hours of program over the course of five days a week. Clients live at home or at another sober living facility.
The intensive outpatient program (IOP) lasts from 60 to 90 days. It consists of 17 hours per week of treatment programming.
Clients also receive academic and vocational support to help them create a healthy and productive lifestyle after finishing the treatment program. This may include tutoring, job coaching, and life skills training.
In addition, full family participation in weekly family programs are highly encouraged, as the treatment program emphasizes a strong family system as an asset for recovery.
After completion of the program, clients are encouraged to participate in theoutpatient program that lasts for 90 to 180 days after the completion of treatment.
The treatment team includes a psychiatrist, a dietitian, physicians, therapists, and other behavioral health professionals.
ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES
Sandstone Care’s sober living program offers a modern, fully furnished and gender-specific residence for men aged 18 to 30. The facility is in a neighborhood near the light rail, making for convenient transportation to metro Denver. Residents are expected to participate in communal chores, such as cooking and cleaning.
To date, Best-rehabs.com has received only one review from an alum for Sandstone Care. The feedback was exceptionally positive, with five out of five stars given for treatment effectiveness, accommodations and amenities, and meals and nutrition. The alum specifically praised the staff.
On Google, the facility earned five out of five stars from all six reviewers to date.  Many of the reviews praised the treatment program’s effectiveness and the quality of the staff. In a representative review, an anonymous alum wrote: “Wonderful experience with the clinical team who showed persistent care and support throughout the program. The experience helped heal the entire family.”
On Sandstone Care’s Facebook, which the center can manage, the facility received five out of five stars from all 10 reviews to date. Praise was repeatedly given to the staff.  Alum Carin wrote: “Caring people! They will help you to know if Sandstone is a good fit. If so, they work with you to work it out: insurance, scheduling, etc.”
According to the facility’s website, Sandstone Care works with most insurance companies. Financing options are available.