West Virginia


Treatment facilities in West Virginia are scattered sparsely throughout the region, with higher concentrations near the larger cities. There are drug rehab programs and alcohol rehab programs as well as programs for those with a dual diagnosis: having needs in both mental health counseling and addiction recovery.

One such treatment facility is located in Charleston, West Virginia. It’s called the Prestera Center for MH Services Inc. Innerchange, and offers an outpatient treatment program. They have special programs for adolescents and those with a dual diagnosis at their rehab facilities on Morris Street.

Prestera also operates a treatment facility in Dunbar, addressing the needs of those with a dual diagnosis, DUI/DWI offenders, and women and men’s groups. The outpatient program works at drug treatment and alcohol treatment in the local population.

The Thomas Memorial Hospital Behavioral Health Services also specializes in treatment programs for those with a dual diagnosis, offering a mix of mental health and addiction recovery services. Their treatment program provides special programs and groups for HIV/AIDS clients, gays and lesbians, seniors and older adults, pregnant and postpartum women, as well as other women and men.  The intervention program is hospital inpatient, outpatient, or partial hospitalization/day treatment.

Huntington, West Virginia treatment facilities are more plentiful. The Word House, Inc. Focus Consultation Services provides an outpatient treatment program for addiction treatment. They accept Medicare and state financed insurance as well as private health insurance. The nearby Laurelwood facility is a halfway house serving men with addiction recovery treatment programs.

Riverpark Hospital is an addiction treatment facility offering hospital inpatient and residential long-term treatment programs. They provide special addiction recovery groups for adolescents, and allow residential bed for clients’ children. The treatment facilities accept a wide variety of payment options, including private and state financed insurance.

Huntington Treatment center is focused particularly on drug treatment. They offer methadone maintenance, methadone detoxification and buprenorphine services at their treatment facilities. Their special programs and groups address the needs of persons with a dual diagnosis, persons with HIV/AIDS, lesbians and gays, pregnant and postpartum women, other women, men and criminal justice clients.