Mount Regis Center

3.5 (25 reviews) ADD YOUR REVIEW
125 Knotbreak Rd
Salem, VA 24153
8442082693 Visit Website
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  • Medicare is not Accepted
  • Medicaid is not Accepted
Treatment Insights

Mount Regis Center – a 27-bed, fully accredited and licensed drug and alcohol treatment center located in historic Salem, Virginia – offers a structured inpatient recovery plan tailored to each individual client. Mount Regis’ team of caring and dedicated providers knows that recovery is both an individual and community undertaking. Many of the staff members at Mount Regis have at one time battled addiction themselves, and can easily empathize with clients who have chosen to travel the bumpy road to recovery. At Mount Regis, clients will discover a calming and inviting environment in which to realize their potential, and move towards a fulfilling life free from drugs and alcohol.

Mount Regis Center Reviews and Ratings Details

The following is based on a combination of Surveys of Alumni, Staff, Loved Ones, and Reviews and Ratings from around the web.

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I was admitted to Mt. Regis on May 24,2019. My private insurance covered my stay at Mt. Regis until June first. At that time, I went on Medicare. I was contacted by the financial dept. on June first a...




This place might be OK for young people but not for sick or elderly geriatric patients. I did not get the type of care I needed. Had to constantly go down the hall to get vitals & meds & food or drink...


My son was excited at the possibility to go to Mount Regis as the final rehab step to maintain sobriety. To make sure this was the right place I called there to clarify a few points on their web page....


I am a previous patient and I highly recommend MRC.A very caring staff.I felt very safe and comfortable there. I am on my way to a healthy recovery thanks to learning the tools and knowledge I receive...


Great place if you are there for the right reasons I am still clean today and wouldn't be without mrc it starts with you though you have to be ready the only problem i had when I was ready to leave it...


Currently understaffed! 25-27 beds? No..Over 30. Takes 2 days for staff to act upon doctors requests, no response to three emails to three individuals (two days ago), no weekend receptionist ...Loved ...


Need inpatient treatment


Beware of this place! My loved one was kicked out & parent not notified for 2 hours later. The young girl walked on a highway & waited 4 hours for parent to drive there! They did not notify the parent...


The entire, incredible staff at Mt. Regis are exceptional...My life was saved and peace and serenity are a way of life for me now...I found my way spiritually and emotionally with a clarity that I n...


I successfully completed the 28 day program. Never gone to rehab, I didn\'t know what to expect. Full day helpful sessions, good food, personal counselors, caring medical staff, and weekend activities...


Amazing care...I walked in scared to death only to find how nice and welcoming everyone was! I was only there for detox but the care was exceptional and around the clock. Recommend this to anyone...


This place is so wonderful. My husband was there 4 yrs ago and unfortunately now my daughter is there. This is the place to go for \"help\"! They have food available 24/7. They allow patients to call ...


Meals were great, Staff was wonderful. I only attended IOP and it was not as beneficial to me as AA meetings were. I went in one day and my insurance would not allow me to stay, I came back the next d...


Easy to be accepted as a patient. False advertising, unable to care for person with medical problems such as type 1 diabetes. Admission was coordinated by hospital, we were told they could care for pe...


good family involvement, needs to improve exercise program


Friendliness and helpfulness, food choices and caffeine policy were no not the best. I would happily recommend this facility as they helped on my journey to sobriety immeasurably.


Location and staff was good but security can be improved. I know that the programs here worked by the success stories we had


I had a friend of 25 years attend this facility. He truly did not want to change when he went and he was kicked out of the program for breaking their rules. Now he is serving a 10 year prison sentence...


Mount Regis was there to help me through my addiction to alcohol. I needed a place to get over my addiction and start over. I learned that alcohol wasn't my friend it was my enemy. The counselors were...


Recommend this place for loved ones.


The person entering treatment must want to get better; if not, the facility cannot do it for them. You can lead a horse to water, but you can't make it drink.


Great staff. my after care consisted of weekly meetings, for an indefinite period of time


The facility has an entirely new staff since I attended, but the overall experience seems to be the same as with those I have spoken to. External meetings every day, small group (census max of 25), nu...


It was close by and seemed to fit what I needed.

Areas of Focus
Holistic Therapy

Facilities that offer “holistic therapy” see and treat patients in the context of their entire lives and health status. They treat the “whole person,” not just the addiction.

Family Program

Research shows that the odds of successful, sustained recovery from addiction are far higher when family members and loved ones are involved in treatment. Drug and alcohol addiction often have genetic roots, whether related to substance abuse, mental illness or both. Family dynamics also play a role and, often, family members are the first to realize a loved one has developed an addiction. Also, it’s important for family members to understand and embrace the lifestyle changes that are required to sustain recovery.

Key Staff Members
  • Photo of Mukesh P. Patel, M.D.
    Mukesh P. Patel, M.D. - Medical Director

    Mukesh P. Patel, M.D. is a psychiatrist and addictionologist. He has been serving as the medical director of Mount Regis Center since 1985. As the medical director, Dr. Patel is primarily responsible for overseeing the medical care of all inpatient and outpatient clients. He provides the facility with oversight of all detox tapers, conducts all patient histories and physical examinations, provides medical supervision, and is actively engaged in all programming decisions.

  • Photo of Bonnie Stewart, LPC
    Bonnie Stewart, LPC - Clinical Director

    Bonnie Stewart, LPC has been a member of the Mount Regis Center team, since November 2011 and was recently promoted to clinical director, where she is responsible for oversight of inpatient and outpatient treatment services. Ms. Stewart ensures that professional services plans, policies and procedures are in compliance with all regulatory agency requirements, monitors quality improvement and evaluation activities, plans, assigns, supervises and evaluates clinical activities performed by the members of the counseling department, interfaces with referral sources and the admissions department, serves as the primary counselor for all direct admissions to IOP services, and conducts group, individual and family counseling sessions.