Addiction Treatment for Older Adults

Addiction Treatment for Older Adults

Pine Grove’s program offers an age-specific path to addiction treatment for adults over the age of 55.

Addiction Treatment for Older Adults


Pine Grove provides specialized treatment for substance abuse among adults 55 years of age and older. Pine Grove also treats dual diagnosis, trauma, and mood disorders. Each patient’s individualized treatment plan is evaluated by our multi-disciplinary treatment team on a weekly basis. The program includes residential level addiction treatment as well as a step down partial hospitalization program for patients based on the clinical decisions of the treatment team. For more information please contact our Call Center at 1-888-574-4673. To view answers to frequently asked questions about our substance abuse treatment offerings, please visit our FAQ page.


  • Inpatient Detox Protocol
  • 12-Step Assignment
  • 12-Step Study Group
  • Spirituality Group
  • Gender-Specific Groups
  • Experiential Therapy
  • Grief & Loss Group
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Exercise & Fitness
  • Educational Lectures & Workshops
  • Family Therapy
  • Medication Management
  • Team Building
  • Off-Site 12-Step Meetings
  • Accepts Medicare for Detoxification
  • CNA Availability for Private Duty (Extra Charges Apply)
  • 24-hour Nursing Care On-Site – Neuro-Psych Testing as Indicated


Pine Grove also has the ability to compassionately care for patients with medical issues, offering 24 hour nursing care and a multi-disciplinary team of staff including Addictionologists, Psychiatrists, Therapists, Nurse Practitioners and a Dietitian. Additionally, Pine Grove is a part of Forrest General, a 512-bed hospital and Level II trauma center.


Inpatient detox services are available for patients entering one of Pine Grove’s residential alcohol and drug treatment programs such as Men’s Next Step or Women’s Center program.


Pine Grove Behavioral Health & Addiction Services is proud to offer our patients, who are licensed professionals, a specific Professionals Recovery Track to enhance their recovery and promote post treatment success. This program provides dedicated focus to the issues that are specific to licensed professionals, in order for these patients to be better equipped to return to work safely upon discharge.

Patients within Pine Grove’s Professionals Recovery Track meet daily for 90-minute group sessions within their treatment process. The Professionals Recovery Track is inclusive with the patient’s primary treatment program, the topics our professionals in treatment address within the 90-minute group sessions include:

  • Professionalism
  • Boundaries
  • Monitoring
  • Career Factors
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Self Care for Professionals

Partial Hospitalization: Step-Down Treatment

The treatment program includes residential level addiction treatment. We also have incorporated a step down partial hospitalization program for clients, based on the clinical decisions of our treatment team.


Structured Family Recovery is a program at Pine Grove Behavioral Health & Addiction Services that outlines how each family member impacts a patient’s recovery after treatment. Developed by Pine Grove Consultant Debra Jay, this program creates a defined family support system which can provide empathy, understanding, and accountability once a patient completes residential treatment.