Talbott Recovery

3.3 (37 reviews) ADD YOUR REVIEW
5355 Hunter Road
Atlanta, GA 30349
8447681271 Visit Website
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  • Medicare is not Accepted
  • Medicaid is not Accepted
Treatment Insights

Treatment at Talbott Recovery is founded on the American Medical Association’s definition of addiction as a chronic and progressive primary illness. The residential rehab offers a comprehensive continuum of care for both substance abuse and co-occurring psychiatric conditions, as well as specialized groups for young adults and professionals. All treatment plans are holistic and highly individualized to meet the needs of each client.

Talbott Recovery 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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Talbott, being somewhat effective in what they do, are much more effective taking your money and making professionals stay much longer than initially indicated. If you have a lot of money or are cover...


The overall therapeutic experience and treatment included in this facility was very successful, although it was difficult times and bad things to see. Great experience, attention and cleanliness all t...


They were mean and didn't offer physical health options like a gym, but they were very good at what they did. Sober 21 years now.All staff was in recovery. They were well-trained in dealing with high-...


I personally spent 80,000$ + on this autrocity only to come out with more problems than I went in with. I only regret not having a mrans to document some of the things that I witnessed there. Just PLE...


Went in for an "assessment." There were 8 ppl in my assessment group. Some ppl had minor issues like taking their physician's prescribed medications and some ppl had true addictions. Nevertheless, Tal...


Talbott offers comprehensive in depth treatment for addiction with medical supervision. Dual Diagnosis a specialty. Staff is top notch. Different approach from many others as its not in a bubble. Res...


Family education & involvement, mentoring, strong program for medical proffessionals Patients live off campus Great program for people serious about getting well


Good treatment overall.


Good treatment overall.


unqualified help. A lot of movies i.e. 28 days was 1 day of "treatment"


It is real life. 90 day requirement . Excellent counselors. Great alumni revisits. Best place Ever!!!!! Nothing. Excellent. I would go back and/ or send a loved one.


Staff, housing, communication, I'm sober Should start with more restrictions (the suck but are necessary), affordability for those with no options I'm still sober after more than 3 years!! TRC saved m...


Experienced staff Too much free time


Patient oriented Experienced faculty and staff Pleasant atmosphere Too expensive My son was treated here.. Not a happy experience, but one that helped our entire family,




Staff quality Size The staff was very helpful, they were very caring and wanted to help.


Effective programs and aftercare and family counseling. Helped our family learn to deal with the person who had drug problems, how to help without enabling. Member got clean with treatment and ongoing...


This facility was referred by a local therapist. It saved my son\'s life. The counselors and Dr.s has a way with the young adults. They trust him and are open to taking his advice. Talbott offers ...


Terrible, 65,000 wasted


I have been through Talbott inpatient four times, and I am still using drugs and alcohol.


The program is coed please be aware of this. My husband found a girlfriend while in the treatment. I was hoping to have the alcoholism helped, instead we are dealing with this. n


My ex-husband spent 3 months at Talbot Atlanta. He had moved out of our home to \"find himself\" a few months earlier. Even though he was not to have a phone at Talbot, he called me daily from his roo...


Talbott is absolutely the best. Everyone there really cared for the patients. It seemed like more than just a job to them. I owe Talbott Recovery my life. I had tried another treatment center but de...


Great place! Saved my life. Did 13 weeks !!! Very good staff, very well organised. Over 12 years now sober. Not a place for luxury living but best treatment!!!! If you look for help this is th...


Great place, helped my son and U.S. As a family dealing with addiction. Cannot say enough of how much Talbott help my son and all of us!


They provide great counseling, openness, effectiveness, and understanding. Rooms could be better, but I understand the need of it being open. Same with visitor policy, but there's an important need fo...


Great living quarters. You get great service and the physicians make the place an even greater facility.


My own doctor/psychiatrist basically (not saying he did) but basically stopped giving advice and hung up on me. The almighty dollar! That\'s all these people care about. Do not go to them. Accommodati...


I wasn't a liar until I walked through their doors. truly believe that Talbott Atlanta was a thorn in my recovery. To the few counselors there who are unbelievable professionals, I apologize for this...


The employees were great but the schedules were a downfall.


The aftercare and family involvement were great. There was also a lot of freedom given.


A money racket!!


Have faith. Trust in their program


Good place to recover


helped me out


It was ok.

Areas of Focus
Private Drug & Alcohol Addiction Treatment Centers

With over 38 years of experience helping men and women deal with addiction, Talbott Recovery truly understands the pain, sorrow and confusion that accompany substance abuse. Our caring team of professional counselors, physicians, social workers and support staff at our private drug & alcohol addiction recovery and rehab centers are here to help you.

Young Adult Addiction Programs

Located in a convenient and private setting, Talbott Recovery Dunwoody Young Adult Outpatient Program offers a comprehensive range of services through a 6-week (5 days per week/6 hours per day) treatment program for outpatient drug & alcohol rehab. The program provides a comprehensive range of services, addressing both substance abuse and co-occurring psychiatric disorders. We pride ourselves in offering state-of-the-art treatment of addictive disorders using the medical model. We individualize the treatment to the unique needs of every patient. Our treatment philosophy and practices are based on over 38 years of highly successful and effective treatment experiences in our traditional longer-term addiction recovery program at Talbott Recovery Campus in Atlanta. Talbott Recovery has thousands of alumni from all across North America who have successfully completed our programs and are living happy and productive lives.

Key Staff Members
  • Photo of Woody Roberts, D.Min., CAC
    Woody Roberts, D.Min., CAC - Clinical Program Director

    Woody has worked in the addiction field for twenty-one years. He received his masters of divinity degree from Emory University and his Doctor of Ministry degree from San Francisco Theological Seminary with his focus on The Spiritual Dimension of the Recovery Process from Drug and Alcohol Addiction. Woody knows first-hand the experiences that addicted families face and the ways they behave to survive.

  • Photo of Benjamin H. Underwood, FACHE
    Benjamin H. Underwood, FACHE - Chief Executive Officer / Managing Director

    On behalf of Talbott Recovery, in 2006 Mr. Underwood accepted the prestigious James West M.D. Quality Improvement Award for clinical excellence from the NAATP. The award reflects Mr. Underwood’s and the entire Talbott Recovery staff’s dedication and ongoing commitment to providing Talbott patients and their families the finest in addiction treatment services. In 2007 Mr. Underwood was awarded the Georgia Hospital Association’s (GHA) Chairman’s Award, the association’s highest honor, for his dedication and professional achievements over the last 40 years in Behavioral Healthcare. In 2011, he was awarded the Nelson J. Bradley, M.D. Lifetime Achievement Award during the NAATP Annual Conference in Arizona. In 2012, Ben was awarded the Georgia Hospital Association’s Gold Honor Award of Excellence, becoming only the seventh person to be awarded this prestigious honor in GHA’s history. He served on the Georgia Hospital Association Board of Trustees for 10 years, and he is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and is Board Certified in Healthcare Management.