Frequently Asked Questions

Where is Mirror Lake located?

Mirror Lake Recovery Center is a freestanding addiction treatment facility that is housed in the heart of the Tennessee countryside, amid 75 serene and secluded wooded acres in Burns, Tennessee.

Who does Mirror Lake treat?

For more than 25 years, Mirror Lake Recovery Center has been providing alcohol and drug rehabilitation services for adults who are struggling with addiction.

How much will treatment cost?

Treatment at Mirror Lake Recovery Center is a highly personal experience, with associated costs depending upon a number of issues, including the specific nature of your problem being treated, the amount of time you will need to remain in treatment, and the presence of any co-occurring disorders. Our intake advisors will be happy to work with you to develop an accurate picture of what your treatment will cost.

Does Mirror Lake accept insurance or provide financing options?

Yes, we accept most major insurance plans (though we are not able to accept Medicare or Medicaid as primary insurer). We aim to be as cost-effective as possible in delivering the highest level of care, and we work closely with patients, families, partners and insurance companies to establish feasible payment plans.

Are staff members licensed?

In addition to being highly experienced and dedicated, the members of our treatment team hold a variety of qualifications and licenses. To learn more about the skilled professionals who make Mirror Lake Recovery Center such an effective drug rehabilitation program, call (844) 929-0486 or visit our staff page.

Is Mirror Lake accredited?

Yes. We are licensed by the Tennessee Department of Health Care Facilities. We are CARF accredited.

Does Mirror Lake provide detox services?

Yes. Our medically monitored detoxification program features 24/7 medical and nursing supervision to help patients withdraw from alcohol and drugs in a safe manner. For details visit our detox page.

Does Mirror Lake support AA/NA and 12-step programs?

Yes, we do. We believe that the 12-Step philosophy, combined with other therapies, provides the most effective method of achieving sobriety. Alcoholics Anonymous, Narcotics Anonymous and Cocaine Anonymous meetings are an integral part of our daily programming.

How long will I be in addiction treatment?

The residential drug rehabilitation programs for adults at Mirror Lake Recovery Center are for a variable length of stay, plus any applicable detoxification period. Determining the ideal length of stay involves an analysis of a number of personal factors, including the nature and severity of the addiction and the presence of any co-occurring disorders. Our professionals will take all of these issues into consideration as we work with you to create the personalized program that will put you in the best position to pursue long-term recovery.

Will I be required (or permitted) to take medication during treatment?

We utilize a variety of medications during medically assisted detox including Vivitrol and Suboxone. All medication determinations are made on an individual basis, and always involve the informed consent of the patient.

What can I bring with me during treatment at Mirror Lake?

We suggest that patients bring five days of clothing (we have laundry facilities in each cabin) and a small amount of money (less than $20) for vending machines and other personal expenses. Cell phones are not allowed, and no food or drink can be brought in.

What types of programs does Mirror Lake Recovery Offer?

We provide a continuum of services including comprehensive evaluations, medically managed detoxification and rehabilitation, day treatment, and residential programs. Each program incorporates several spiritual, medical and psychological treatment modalities into individualized treatment plans. For a closer look at the programs we offer, visit our program page.

Will my family be involved in my treatment at Mirror Lake?

We certainly hope so! We have created an intensive family program that we recommend to every patient and their loved ones. Holistic in nature, the program includes education and counseling sessions with and without the patient present. Learn more on our family program page.

Does Mirror Lake offer an aftercare program?

Yes. At Mirror Lake Recovery Center, we treat the whole individual with lifetime goal achievement in mind. Continued aftercare is a vital part of our clinical program and we develop a unique aftercare plan for every patient who chooses to heal with us. For more information visit our aftercare page.