The Right Step Austin

4.2 (7 reviews) ADD YOUR REVIEW
4701 Westgate Blvd., Ste D 404
Austin, TX 78745
5128084063 Visit Website

Paying for Treatment

  • Insurance is Accepted
  • Financing is not Available
  • Medicare is not Accepted
  • Medicaid is not Accepted

Treatment Insights

The Right Step has been treating patients with chemical dependency issues for more than 20 years. Staffed by compassionate and fully-trained professionals, the Austin-based facility offers outpatient alcohol and drug addiction treatment, family groups, and aftercare services. In a safe and supportive environment, clients learn to develop the skills and tools they'll need to lead a fulfilling life in sobriety, as well as the resources available to help them maintain an abstinent lifestyle.

The Right Step Austin 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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staff was amazing & care. the setup could be improved for longer treatment, my family member went to numerous facilities and this is the one that at least got through to him for awhile. good people wo...


it was good but it was far


great staff, really helped me


Positive psychology perspective. Very fine doctors, helpful and friendly, he residential treatment, medical detox, day treatment and alumni activities are all great benefits of the facility. The price...


interaction with patients was a strength. small, which was a weakness. I felt warm and they were personal to my needs


Offer a family day.


Good amenities and staff support....(but) treatment not worth the cost of my child's stay.

Areas of Focus
Family Services

The Right Step recognizes the impact of addiction on families and therefore offers services to the loved ones of those receiving treatment. Program offerings include group work, counseling, and aftercare services.

Aftercare Support

Clients are invited to take advantage of up to two years of no-cost aftercare support upon successfully completing treatment. Program offerings include services such as counselor referrals and weekly group therapy sessions. Clients are encouraged to collaborate with their peers in order to strengthen support networks and reinforce positive recovery strategies.

Key Staff Members
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    Genaro Sandoval - Owner

    I am a Spanish-speaking licensed chemical dependency counselor and certified anger management therapist as well as a certified CrossFit coach. I am the Program Director of a Right Step intensive outpatient program in Austin, Texas, and am CEO of Recovery Fitness, an innovative nutrition and fitness program that is provided to guests at Spirit Lodge addiction treatment center. My areas of specialization include counseling, relapse prevention management, psycho-social assessments, family therapy, case management, and holistic addiction recovery.

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    Dr. Powers - Chief Medical Officer

    Dr. Powers joined Right Step and Promises Austin as chief medical officer in 2006. Originally trained and board certified in family medicine, Dr. Powers re-dedicated his career to helping addicts and their families after he personally faced addiction in 2003. He is now also board certified in addiction medicine and develops programs that help addicted individuals and their families embrace the healing path of recovery. Dr. Powers has been recognized four times as a top addiction doctor by H Texas Magazine, and is currently secretary/treasurer of the Texas chapter of the American Society of Addiction Medicine and a local expert for The Partnership at Dr. Powers is also the author of the comprehensive book about addiction When the Servant Becomes the Master.