Admissions

Fees

Austen Riggs offers a range of programs, from the initial six-week intensive evaluation and treatment phase to other residential day treatment and aftercare programs, and the total length of stay can vary from six weeks to a year or more. A pre-payment of $45,000 is required on the day of admission. Depending on the program a patient is admitted to, the cost of the total six-week evaluation and treatment ranges from $52,000 - $55,000. There is also an admission consultation fee of $1,200 which is included within this range and in the pre-payment.

The average cost per day for patients who remain in treatment for a few months is $775 per day. We encourage you to contact our admissions team for more specific information about our fees.

Daily Rates Include:

  • Room and board 
  • Four times/week intensive psychotherapy sessions with a doctoral level clinician*
  • Psychopharmacology (medication management) with a psychiatrist 
  • Social work services including family liaison work or family therapy 
  • Full access to the Therapeutic Community Program including process groups, educational and recreational activities and a patient government
  • Nursing care 
  • Substance use disorder services 
  • Basic medical services including referrals to outside specialized medical or neurological consultations as needed 
  • Activities Program including a greenhouse, nursery school, theatre and professional instruction in various arts 
  • Dietary consultation 
  • Fitness classes 
  • Discharge planning 
  • Doctor on call services 

*on occasion, fewer than four sessions may be scheduled due to holidays and therapist absences. Interim therapy during therapist absences is two times/week.

Please view the PDF below for our policies regarding Financial and Insurance Information.

If you have questions, please call Admissions, at (800) 51-RIGGS (74447). Monday-Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm, EST.

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