Frequently Asked Questions

Acadiana Treatment Center is a long-term residential program for adolescent girls struggling with psychiatric disorders, located in Sunset, Louisiana. If you have any questions that aren’t covered below, please give us a call or fill out the form on the contact us page.


Q: Is there a bed available?
A: This varies daily because of patients being admitted and completing the program. Call ATC and you will get an answer for that day.

Q: Do you take Medicaid/Medicare?
A: No, As a private facility, we accept insurance and self-pay for treatment. However, we can refer those inquiries to other programs.

Q: How do I get in?
A: Call ATC and schedule an appointment to be assessed by our Admissions Professionals.

Q: Where are you located?
A: We are located at 156 Choctaw Rd, Sunset, LA 70584.

Q: What happens if someone completes an assessment but does not meet criteria for admission?
A: Acadiana Treatment Center will make a referral to the most appropriate level of care based on each individual case.


Q: What training and credentials does your treatment team have?
A: Our treatment team consists of medical doctors, psychiatrists, licensed counselors, nurses, technicians, and other supporting administrative staff.

Q: What type of accreditation or licensing does the program have?
A: We are licensed by the State of Louisiana and are CARF accredited. As a CARF-accredited service provider, we commit to quality improvement, focus on the unique needs of each person the provider serves, and monitor the results of services.


Q: What is the treatment process?
A: Acadiana Treatment Center’s treatment process is to facilitate our patients’ journey to a new life through education, an individualized treatment plan, and other proven tools of recovery.

Q: What is the length of stay?
A: Length of stay depends upon the assessment and the recommendations made by the Admissions Professional, but generally run 4-6 months.

Q: How much does it cost?
A: There are many variables which determine the cost of treatment. Call ATC and in a short time, the cost of treatment can be established.

Q: What is your treatment philosophy?
A: Here at Acadiana Treatment Center, we belief everyone deserves a second chance. Recovery and treatment can be difficult and discouraging to our clients. We like to empower our clients so they can advocate for themselves and receive the healthy life they deserve.

Q: Is treatment gender-specific?
A: Acadiana is an adolescent girls psychiatric treatment center only.

A Foundation for Recovery

At Acadiana Treatment Center, we aim to help each client attain a thorough understanding of the concerns they're facing and learn how to find relief. Our treatment focuses on thorough education and employs proven methods of individualized treatment.

Acadiana gave me a new perspective on life and the importance of living it intentionally. Their team and treatment helped me find myself again.

– Anonymous Patient
We are affiliated with the following organizations, which provide accreditation, education, and training to ensure quality mental health and addiction treatment.
  • Addictive Disorder Regulatory Authority
  • Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF)
  • National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP)