Edgewater Behavioral Health Services - The Turning Point Center in Gary, IN

Overall Rating

(4 of 5)
Treatment Effectiveness
Accommodations & Amenities
Meals & Nutrition
1100 West 6th Avenue
Gary IN 46402

Edgewater Behavioral Health Services - The Turning Point Center Philosophy

This provider has not yet updated their "Philosophy" section. Click here to submit this information.

Rehabs.com 360 Guide

Review by Rehabs.com Contributors

ABOUT EDGEWATER BEHAVIORAL HEALTH SERVICES – THE TURNING POINT CENTER

Edgewater Behavioral Health Services (EBHS) has been providing cost-effective mental health and addiction services in Gary, Ind., for more 40 years. The Turning Point Center, EBHS’s substance abuse program, offers abstinence-based treatment for individuals struggling with addiction. All care is offered on an outpatient basis and is appropriate for those with co-occurring mental health issues. Clients who require methadone maintenance may also find support through The New Life Center, which is located within The Turning Point Center. The facility also offers detox treatment through the New Life Center.

TREATMENT & ASSESSMENT

Outpatient care is offered at both standard and intensive outpatient (IOP) levels. The Turning Point Center aims to provide a path to lasting recovery by engaging family members and addressing any underlying mental health issues. Enrolled clients can expect to participate in a mix of individual therapy, family counseling, and group therapy. DUI program services are also available for those who need it.

The center strives to offer services at times that are convenient for those who must continue to work or fulfill family obligations while undergoing treatment. Both the general addiction treatment center and methadone maintenance facility are open seven days a week. Hours of operation are 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays and 6 to 9 a.m. weekends for the general center and 5:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. weekdays and 6 to 9 a.m. weekends for the methadone facility.

STAFF CREDENTIALS

According to the facility’s website, the center employs psychiatrists, psychologists, therapists, social workers, and case managers. Three reviewers polled by Rehabs.com to date rated the staff’s level of experience and training 3.3 out of five stars.

WHAT ALUMNI SAY

At this time, Rehabs.com has not yet received any reviews from this facility’s alumni, but a single anonymous reviewer submitted a five-star rating and a glowing testimonial on CiteHealth.[1] “I quit substance abuse and my mental state nd emotions improved tremendously! Thank all of you,” they wrote.

WHAT FRIENDS & FAMILY SAY

The three loved ones polled by Rehabs.com to date recommended Edgewater with an average 2.7 out of five stars. The highest average ratings were given to the facility’s treatment effectiveness and its accommodations, which received an average of 4.3 stars and four stars respectively. The facility’s holistic options and connectivity policy shared the lowest average rating of just 2.33 stars. One anonymous reviewer commended the “good” doctors, but cited a lack of organization. Another wrote: “Program its fine but needs better connectivity.”

FINANCING

According to Citehealth, both Medicaid and private insurance are accepted, and sliding scale fees are available to meet the needs of low-income and uninsured clients. Each intake at the methadone facility costs $12.

Updated March 2017

  1. http://citehealth.com/rehab-centers/indiana/cities/gary/edgewater-system#reviews

Published on April 2017

User Reviews

Review this Center

Please note: Anyone attempting to manipulate or spam our system or the providers’ own listing pages risks having all content removed.

  • Treatment Effectiveness
  • Accommodations & Amenities
  • Meals & Nutrition
Good doctors/therapists but No organization. Wait time is long. Company is mismanagement

Official Facility Response

  • Treatment Effectiveness
  • Accommodations & Amenities
  • Meals & Nutrition
Program its fine but needs better connectivity.

Official Facility Response

  • Treatment Effectiveness
  • Accommodations & Amenities
  • Meals & Nutrition
This is a good facility to go to. It will help you with your problems. Motivated workers who like to help people get through struggles. Clean and nice environment.

Official Facility Response

Featured Facilities in this Region

Photo of Choices Recovery
Ad
Choices Recovery
  • Men's and Women's Groups
  • Communication Skills
  • Exercise Programs
Learn More
Photo of Positive Sobriety Institute
Ad
Positive Sobriety Institute
  • Intensive partial and outpatient programs, independent living and mandatory after care
  • Comprehensive Assessment Program that focuses on a compassionate advocacy-based evaluation
  • A RiverMend Health recovery program
Learn More

Official Facility Response

Rehabs.com collects thousands of User Reviews weekly to collect the most up-to-date information possible on treatment facilities across the country. The opinions shared in User Reviews are expressly those of the user, and do not reflect the thoughts, beliefs, or opinions of Rehabs.com. Per our policies, we do not remove User Reviews at the request of a facility.

Treatment facilities can and are encouraged to respond directly to any User Review, positive or negative. In fact, visitors are more likely to favorably consider a facility that actively responds to criticism (and praise!) to one that doesn’t.

Please leave your Facility Response below using a verified facility-specific email address. A representative from Rehabs.com will vet your response within two business days to ensure it meets our standards for public posting. Rehabs.com retains the right to contact anyone who leaves a review via our website to confirm authenticity.

As always, thank you for your feedback, and for your willingness to work with us as we move forward in developing the most comprehensive and trusted rehab reviews and listings platform.

For more details, please read about our Reviews Process.