Increased Precautions We're Taking in Response to COVID-19
As updates on the impact of the coronavirus continue to be released, we want to take a moment to inform you of the heightened preventative measures we have put in place at Western Virginia Comprehensive Treatment Centers to keep our patients, their families, and our employees safe. All efforts are guided by and in adherence to the recommendations distributed by the CDC.

In adherence to the social distancing recommendations provided by the CDC, we have implemented strict protocols at our clinic to ensure the safety of our patients and staff.

  • Patients who have active symptoms of illness or a fever of 100 degrees or higher must call ahead to arrange after-hours dosing.
  • The number of people allowed inside the building at any given time is restricted based on county, state, and federal guidelines.
  • The number of people waiting in line is restricted based on county, state, and federal guidelines, and those present must maintain a minimum distance of six feet from one another.
  • To maintain line restrictions, patients are asked to wait in their cars until direction is given.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

Please note that for the safety of our patients, their families, and our staff, on-site visitation is no longer allowed at Western Virginia Comprehensive Treatment Centers.

  • This restriction has been implemented in compliance with updated corporate and state regulations to further reduce the risks associated with COVID-19.
  • Alternate methods of communication for other services are being vetted and may be offered when deemed clinically appropriate.

For specific information regarding these changes and limitations, please contact us directly.

CDC updates are consistently monitored to ensure that all guidance followed is based on the latest information released.

  • All staff has received infection prevention and control training.
  • Thorough disinfection and hygiene guidance has been provided.
  • Patient care supplies such as masks and hand sanitizer are being monitored and utilized.
  • Temperature and symptom screening protocols are in place for all patients and staff.
  • Cleaning service contracts have been reviewed for additional support.
  • Personal protective equipment items are routinely checked to ensure proper and secure storage.
  • CDC informational posters are on display to provide important reminders on proper infection prevention procedures.
  • We are in communication with our local health department to receive important community-specific updates.

The safety of our patients, their families, and our employees is our top priority, and we will remain steadfast in our efforts to reduce any risk associated with COVID-19.

The CDC has provided a list of easy tips that can help prevent the spread of the coronavirus.

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and then immediately dispose of the tissue.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that are frequently touched.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care.

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New River Comprehensive Treatment Center

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Address & Hours

Our Address:
140 Larkspur Ln
Galax, VA 24333

Business Hours:
Monday - Friday: 5:00am - 2:00pm

Medication Hours:
Monday - Friday: 5:00am - 11:30am
Saturday: 7:00am - 11:30am
Sunday: 9:00am - 10:00am

Learn About Us

New River/Galax Comprehensive Treatment Center provides comprehensive treatment to help men and women overcome addictions to opioids, such as heroin, morphine, and painkillers. New River/Galax Comprehensive Treatment Center combines prescription medications and therapeutic interventions designed to assist people in their pursuit of long-term recovery.

The team of highly qualified physicians, nurses, and counselors at New River/Galax Comprehensive Treatment Center provides patients with a safe environment in which to obtain the highest quality of treatment available to overcome an addiction to opioids. Our staff works closely with each patient to ensure that their individual needs are met. Our medical team prescribes and administers medications and puts forth every effort to ensure each patient’s safety while in our care. Medications that can be incorporated into a patients’ treatment plans at New River/Galax Comprehensive Treatment Center can include the following:

  • Subutex
  • Suboxone
  • Methadone

The specific medication prescribed as well as the particular dosage given will vary between patients depending on their individualized treatment needs, as well as their current status of health. Changes made throughout the course of treatment regarding medication and the dosage prescribed will be made to ensure the highest quality of care is received by all patients.

Our Treatment Therapies

In order for individuals to obtain a comprehensive treatment approach, New River/Galax Comprehensive Treatment Center believes that therapeutic interventions must be incorporated into a medication-assisted treatment program. By gaining an understanding of what contributed to the abuse of opioids in the first place, patients are able to learn productive ways to handle future stressors without the aid of opioids. As well as one-on-one time with our highly qualified counselors, patients are given the opportunity to gain support and encouragement from others who truly understand the struggles associated with addiction. New River/Galax Comprehensive Treatment Center’s care includes the following therapeutic interventions:

  • Group therapy
  • Individual therapy

If you or someone you love is battling an addiction to opioids and would benefit from the treatment available at New River/Galax Comprehensive Treatment Center, please contact one of our dedicated intake experts. Our compassionate team is here to help you achieve the opioid-free life you desire.