ABOUT ALLIANCE HEALTH CENTER – PATHWAYS
Located in Meridian, Miss., Alliance Health Center is a 154-bed acute care psychiatric and substance abuse treatment hospital dedicated to teens and adults. Pathways, the facility’s dual diagnosis unit, offers inpatient treatment, whichin Mississippi. The center offers help to individuals struggling with and mental health disorders. Medical detoxification services are also available on-site.
TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT
According to Alliance Health Center’s website, the Pathways treatment program is designed for individuals “who have an acute exacerbation of an addiction and a mental health illness.” Along with substance abuse, the center can help with other addiction including eating disorders, and compulsive gambling.
A primary goal of treatment is to support a client’s recovery until ready for continued care or long-term therapy.
Treatment programming entails expressive and experiential therapies, relapse prevention and coping skills training, problem solving and stress management workshops, non-narcotic pain management, family education, discharge planning, and referrals to long-term treatment programs.
The Alliance Health Center’s website notes the treatment team includes adult and adolescent psychiatrists, licensed nurses, and recreational therapists.
Staff’s level of training and experience: 4.25/5 based on four reviews
ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES
There is currently no information provided by the center regarding its living arrangements and related offerings, except Alliance Health Center is a 154-bed hospital.
Cleanliness: 4.25/5 based on four reviews
WHAT ALUMNI SAY
The two alumni surveyed by Best-rehabs.com as of this writing shared mixed feedback about the facility. An anonymous reviewer praised Pathways for its “great customer care,” but also noted that communication was poor and gave the rehab just two out of five stars for its treatment effectiveness.
In contrast, alum D.V. awarded Pathways five stars for treatment effectiveness and the staff’s level of training and experience, but told of uncomfortable accommodations and “nasty food.”
To date, the 16 people who gave Google Reviews for Alliance Health Center gave an average of 2.6 out of five stars and mixed commentary.. “Not very helpful,” wrote Nicholas. “Too many pills and not enough coping skills.” Tianna, a five-star reviewer, thanked one of the facility’s psychiatrists. “You really make an impact in my life,” she wrote. “Great for teens!!!!” added Ben. 
WHAT FRIENDS & FAMILY SAY
The one loved one surveyed by Best-rehabs.com at the time of this writing found favor in the program’s structure and busy schedule. The loved one, M.H. gave four- and five- out of five stars for more than a dozen metrics evaluated, including the staff’s level of training and experience, the co-occurring treatment, and the counseling options.
“They have a very strong good schedule. I like how they have every thing sat up…a great wonderful place.I love it,” the loved one wrote.
WHAT STAFF SAY
The one staffer polled by Best-rehabs.com at the time of this writing reported mixed feedback. They gave the facility just one out of five stars for its treatment effectiveness. The staffer gave four stars for staff’s level of training and experience, and three stars for the counseling options, family participation, and quality of meals.
“The staff really does mean well. The intake process is very simple if you already have insurance in place,” the alum wrote.
There is currently no information provided on the facility’s webpage regarding its costs.
Affordability: 4/5 based on four reviews