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ABOUT HAZELDEN BETTY FORD FOUNDATION – NAPLES
One of five residential treatment facilities operated by the nationally renowned Hazelden Betty Ford Foundation, this center in Naples, Fla., offers residential and outpatient care, and structured sober living facilities for adults faced with addiction and co-occurring mental health disorders. Located less than a mile from Florida’s beaches Gulf Coast, Hazelden Naples also offers dedicated programming for adults over 50.
TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT
Treatment begins with an assessment conducted over the phone or in person. Length of stay varied based on need, and treatment and lodgings are gender-specific. Treatment is abstinence-based.
Inpatient clients benefit from the support and structure of living on-campus while attending 12-step meetings both on and off-site. Following their own customized treatment plans, clients take part in a curriculum complete with individual and group therapy, educational lectures, and special-focus groups. Beyond this core program, integrated mental health may include psychiatric consultations, medication management, and family therapy. Families are invited for free weekly support group and educational sessions.
For adults over 50, dedicated residential and outpatient programs consist of discussions on issues related to family, career, health, amongst other topics, as well as guest speakers on finding recovery later in life.
Featuring similar evidence-based support and 12-step programming, Hazelden in Naples also offers a partial hospitalization program (PHP) that takes place from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily, and an intensive outpatient (IOP) program that runs weekday evenings and Saturday mornings.
Post-treatment, clients may receivethrough the center’s Recovery Management program. This includes 12-step retreats, web- and phone-based coaching, monitoring services, family guidance, and more.
The Naples treatment staff includes a psychiatrist, psychologists, a nurse practitioner, a licensed clinical social worker, and counselors licensed in marriage and family therapy. Of those polled, six Best-rehabs.com survey respondents gave the staff’s level or training and experience an average rating of 4.5 out of five stars.
ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES
Treatment and residences are located on a modern campus with a coffee shop/bookstore open to the local community. Clients abide by housing rules including curfews, and learn about life skills including time and money management.
WHAT ALUMNI SAY
Of the 12 alumni reviews submitted to Best-rehabs.com to date, ten were positive, one was mixed, and one negative, indicating mostly positive reactions to Hazelden Naples. Five alumni rated the facility an average 4.6 out of five stars in cleanliness, 4.4 stars in exercise and leisure options, and 3.2 stars in affordability. A handful of alumni rated it between one and three stars for its holistic options and affordability.
Together, alumni described the staff as caring, gracious, and professional, some highlighting the amount of freedom available to them. “This program allows a lot of freedom with structure,” Alum H.W. wrote. Two alumni advised clients to detox before checking in.
WHAT FRIENDS & FAMILY SAY
Of three loved ones polled by Best-rehabs.com to date, two shared positive reactions and the third a negative one to Hazelden Naples. One positive reviewer rated the facility four out of five stars in every metric measured except for affordability, which received three stars.
Loved one Rachal, whose father attended treatment here, found the facility similar to “a day camp with lodging” and inappropriate “for any alcoholic who needs time to break patterns.” And V.R., whose ex-husband stayed here, called the facility a “total joke,” adding: “It is nothing like Hazelden in Minnesota.” The third reviewer wrote: “Follow up aftercare was great. Good facility.”
Hazelden is in-network with many insurance providers and offers limited financial assistance to those who qualify. Together, six Best-rehabs.com reviewers gave this facility 3.17 stars for its affordability.