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Louisiana’s Premier Network of Addiction Treatment Centers

It's not rehab. It's Townsend.

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The Townsend Way is an innovative treatment model and our guiding principle. It shapes our perspective about addiction and it’s the reason why getting help at Townsend is unlike anywhere else.
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Free Online Addiction Self-Test

Take our addiction self-test and find out if your substance or alcohol use is a repeating pattern similar to those inflicted with the disease of addiction.
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8 Treatment Centers in South Louisiana

Our treatment centers can help you find the solutions you’ve been looking for. Call your nearest Townsend Addiction Treatment Center and feel better fast.
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Townsend Defined

Dr. Howard Wetsman; Dr. Kevin Jordan; Michael Handley, CEO

What is Townsend? Watch the short video to hear from Dr. Howard Wetsman, Dr. Kevin Jordan, and Michael Handley. Townsend is a network of Louisiana-based addiction treatment centers located in Baton Rouge, New Orleans, Lafayette, Lake Charles, Covington, Houma, and Metairie.


Real Patient Story

The Chaos Had To Stop

Life before Townsend was pure chaos. Now I try to put that all behind me. It is really hard to recall most of it. Although I know in order to stay grounded, I have to remember some of it, only … Continue reading

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Questions & Answers on Addiction

Dr. Howard Wetsman’s book Questions and Answers on Addiction defines the disease of addiction and explores new science in the biological treatment of addiction.

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