ABOUT FAMILY AND CHILDREN’S SERVICES – WOMEN IN RECOVERY
A part of Family and Children’s Services, one of Tulsa’s leading behavioral health care providers, the Women in Recovery (WIR) program provides eligible women with intensive outpatient treatment as an alternative to long-term incarceration for non-violent, drug-related offenses.
TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT
Women who are accepted into the program receive extensive addiction and mental health counseling, along with addiction education, career training, and job placement. They also participate in anger management groups, parenting skills workshops, nutrition education classes, and healthy recreational activities. Additionally, workshops and counseling for children affected by their mother’s addiction are also offered.
WIR works closely with the criminal justice system to ensure clients are properly supervised.
There is currently no information provided by the facility regarding its treatment staff, however the one alum polled by Best-rehabs.com to date gave WIR two out of five stars for it’s staff’s level of training and experience, four stars for its level of staff support, and five stars for the quality of the lead counselor.
ACCOMMODATIONS & AMENITIES
According to a 2015 article in, WIR moved into a newly renovated facility in 2015, located above the Family and Children’s Services CrisisCare Center. In addition to space for offices and groups, the 22,000-square-foot facility now has a large teaching kitchen, two dedicated children’s rooms, and classrooms and study areas for women preparing to take their GED or other education equivalency exams.
WHAT ALUMNI SAY
The one former client surveyed by Best-rehabs.com at the time of this writing, who reporting stayed in the program for more than 90 days, gave WIR a mostly positive review. They awarded the program five out of five stars for its exercise activities, its cleanliness, its frequency of meetings, and the quality of overall group counseling. When asked, on a scale from one to five, if they would recommend the facility, the alum gave a rating of five.
WIR is funded primarily by the George Kaiser Family Foundation. While there is currently no information provided on the facility’s website regarding its costs, the one alum surveyed by Best-rehabs.com to date indicated that her treatment was worth the cost.