Located in Louisa, Ky. Pathways offers community services, behavioral health, and developmental disability support for people with mental health and substance abuse issues. It also provides specialty services for women and children. According to its website, Pathways operates 50 facilities in a ten-county region. This review is focused on the Louisa facility that offers outpatient services, therapeutic rehabilitation, and day training for adults.


According to the facility’s website, the Louisa facility offers day treatment and general outpatient services, both of which include individual counseling, family and group therapy, addiction education classes, referrals to vocational services, and self-help group facilitation.

The facility offers family programs and other recovery support services to loved one to promote a lasting recovery for clients. This may include inclusion in therapy, educational workshops, and access to community resources. The facility also serves as a “point of entry” for residential treatment at the Ashland location.

Although not all addiction services are available at the Lousia location, Pathways as a whole employs a variety of treatment modalities, including short-term residential treatment at its Ashland location, (which utilizes the research-based Hazelden/Minnesota model and lasts 10 to 14 days).

Services also include Outpatient and intensive outpatient programs (IOP) treatment for individuals with co-occurring disorders, victim advocacy services, DUI assessments and education, and specialized treatment programs for women, adolescents, and pregnant women at risk for substance abuse through its KIDS NOW Plus program.


The center’s website notes along with a staff psychiatrist and a director of nursing and medical services, Pathways’ treatment team includes master’s level counselors, licensed social worker, nurses, and mental health support staff. The loved one surveyed by at the time of this writing gave five out of five stars for the staff’s level of training and experience.

WHAT ALUMNI SAY has not yet received feedback from alumni for the Pathways location in Louisa.


At the time of this writing, one loved had been surveyed by The review was fairly positive. The loved one gave five out of five stars treatment effectiveness, meals and nutrition, cleanliness, staff’s level of training and experience, and its treatment of co-occurring disorders. However, they wrote there wasn’t enough stuff to do.


According to the facility’s website, some insurance plans are accepted, including Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Humana, WellCare, and Passport Health Plan. While the facility does not publish its specific prices online, the sole individual polled by to date gave the facility five out of five stars for its affordability and noted that the treatment services were worth the cost.

Reviews about Pathways

  • Treatment Effectiveness
  • Accommodations & Amenities
  • Meals & Nutrition
  • Strengths: therpy's Doctors nurses. Weaknesses: not enough things to do. it has a good program