ABOUT BLUFF PLANTATION
Bluff Plantation is one of the most comprehensive, scientifically driven residential drug and alcohol addiction treatment centers on the East Coast.
WHAT MAKES US DIFFERENT
Many drug rehab programs in Georgia don’t have doctors and psychiatrists on staff seeing patients daily. Our experienced, onsite team includes physicians, psychiatrists, nurses, licensed clinicians and therapists intimately involved in all areas of treatment daily and on a continuous basis, which is vitally important to treating the chronic disease of addiction. Our unique affiliation with the Medical College of Georgia also provides quick access to additional medical specialists and the Augusta University Medical Center, enabling us to treat even the most complex cases. The exceptional quality of care at Bluff Plantation and integrated approach to addiction treatment have helped hundreds of patients restore their health and achieve long-term recovery.
Peaceful Treatment Setting
Spanning 178 beautiful acres just outside Augusta, Georgia, Bluff Plantation fosters an environment conducive to recovery. Many of our therapeutic activities at our drug abuse treatment centers in Georgia, are held outside, in serene settings that make the most of the healing properties of nature. Patients can hike our nature trails, enjoy equine therapy, or practice gentle yoga and meditate on an expansive patio overlooking rolling green hills.
Advances in neuroscience have shown that addiction is a complex brain disease requiring a multi-dimensional treatment approach. Many people suffering from addiction also have dual disorders such as depression, anxiety and trauma that must also be treated to allow for full healing.
Bluff Plantation’s medical model of care offers neuroscience-driven drug and alcohol rehabilitation that addresses the genetic, physiological and environmental factors that contribute to addiction.
Holistic Addiction Treatment
Addiction rehabilitation at Bluff Plantation is not a series of events or meetings, but rather a vibrant process of continued learning, character development, restoration of relationships and the attainment of skills to prevent relapse.
In addition to clinical treatments such as cognitive and dialectical behavior therapy, Bluff Plantation fully immerses patients in the recovery process through experiential therapies that involve all of the senses. Equine therapy, art therapy, gardening, yoga and movement therapy offer alternative methods of self-expression and communication.
Guided by skilled therapists and counselors, experiential therapies change perspectives, expose individuals to new and powerful experiences and offer opportunities to develop skills that are beneficial for health over a lifetime.
Quality of Care and the Model We Follow
Partnership with the
Medical College of Georgia
Bluff Plantation works in close partnership with the Medical College of Georgia at Augusta University. This relationship allows our patients to detox in an inpatient setting if needed, and provides quick access to top specialists for complex medical needs during residential treatment.
The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) provides multidimensional treatment criteria for providing outcome-oriented and results-based care in the treatment of addiction. Bluff Plantation follows this nationally recognized and utilized set of guidelines for placement, continued stay and transfer or discharge of patients with addiction and co-occurring conditions.