Northbound Treatment Services

3.7 (10 reviews) ADD YOUR REVIEW
333 South Kirkwood Road #303
Kirkwood, MO 63122
8663110003 Visit Website
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  • Financing is Available
  • Medicare is not Accepted
  • Medicaid is not Accepted
Treatment Insights

Our mission is to assist our clients in successfully celebrating one year of continuous sobriety. Northbound St. Louis provides quality drug and alcohol treatment services to the greater St. Louis areas and surrounding communities. Our services are unmatched in the region and provide the foundation for successful, lasting sobriety.

Northbound Treatment Services 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.

Reviews at a Glance

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The intensive outpatient treatment program at Northbound allowed me to have a firm foundation in recovery. The counselors guided me in my journey in emotional sobriety, making it comfortable for me to...


I went to outpatient treatment in California AND am currently an alumni at NorthBound in St.Louis. My therapist and Case Manager have been awesome! Love ALL the groups I go to. Have learned SO much an...


Professional, knowledgeable, and caring is what I would best describe the staff at Northbound Treatment Services. They understand the disease of addiction and work tirelessly with clients and their fa...


I attended Northbound Outpatient Treatment in Kirkwood, and completed their three month program. Having been to several treatments over the years, Northbound was far and away the most effective treatm...


Northbound outpatient in St. Louis MO is an outstanding program. They are second to none in my opinion. Very nice facility, and great staff. They saved my life, and I'm forever grateful for that. This...


I work as a therapist for a rehab in FL. I have had several patients that have come from Northbound Treatment Services. Each patient that I have had all described the quality service they received at ...




The counselors were nice but weak and bullied by the recruiter into doing things his way.


Get rid of the program director and get some counselors with more backbone and open mind toward alternative treatments patient where they are at and don't force AA on them.


Quality, caring service by knowledgeable and experienced professionals. they treat you with respect, tell you the truth, and help you map out a plan for the future.

Areas of Focus
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.

Intensive Outpatient (IOP)

Patients who undergo intensive outpatient treatment continue to live at home and sometimes go to school or work while participating in a highly structured treatment protocol that is focused on ending substance abuse. Programs vary in terms of how much treatment patients receive, how often and for how long. Some facilities design individualized intensive outpatient treatment programs.

Key Staff Members
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    Tib Albach - Program Director

    Tib has been a professional in the addiction recovery field since 1986. Having worked as an inpatient and outpatient adult, adolescent aftercare, and family program counselor, Tib is well qualified to facilitate clinical evaluations as well as family and workplace interventions. His exposure to many uniquely experienced professionals over the course of his twenty-eight year career has afforded him the opportunity to now share these gifts with others. The St. Louis office is supported by an outstanding clinical team with eighty five years of front line patient experience. Overseeing the operation of two family programs, out-patient, IOP, aftercare, admissions at all levels of care including inpatient to Newport Beach, allows Tib the latitude of representing Northbound as a family recovery program. Tib attended the University of Nevada at Las Vegas and completed the Chemical Independence Certificate Program through the St. Louis Community College’s Meramec Campus. Ultimately Tib is responsible for the success of Northbound St. Louis. “But, only in theory, this operation is strictly a “we” deal. I am blessed beyond belief with extraordinary clinical talent and community support.” Northbound is truly a family recovery program.

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    Michael Neatherton - President; CEO

    Mike Neatherton is an industry leader with a career spanning more than 30 years. When Mike joined Northbound he immediately began to transform the corporate culture by building on the transformational leadership principles of transparency, authenticity, and collaboration. Mike believes that successful leadership requires not only vision, but the ability to gain the agreement and commitment of all of the other people in the organization. As President and CEO of Northbound, Mike’s passion for treatment is founded upon the belief that all individuals can recover. Mike maintains a solid 12-Step program as the foundation for treatment at Northbound, informing all aspects of treatment, and serving as the core philosophy for the organization. Mike embraces the challenge of providing superior treatment services to the entire family system impacted by drug addiction, alcoholism, and mental illness. He cites his strong spiritual values and the ability to find balance in his personal life as the keys to his professional success. Prior to Northbound, Mike served in various executive positions at the Betty Ford Center in Rancho Mirage California, where he worked for more than 20 years. Mike holds a bachelor’s degree from Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio, and a master’s degree from Indiana State University in Terra Haute, Indiana. He is a member of both the American College of Healthcare Executives and the American College of Addiction Tre atment Administrators. Mike and his wife, Maria, have 3 daughters, and they reside in Newport Beach, California.