For many clients, a short stay in detox is necessary before beginning residential substance abuse treatment. Here, clients are guided through the emotional and physical crisis of detoxification and withdrawal. The 30-bed detoxification unit is medically-supervised and emphasizes good nutrition and vitamins.
Both voluntary and involuntary admissions are accepted. Involuntary admissions are initiated through the Florida Marchman Act. To speak to a detox admissions counselor call 855-349-5988.
Pathways is a First Step of Sarasota, Inc. treatment program. First Step is licensed by the State of Florida and accredited by CARF.
First Step of Sarasota, Inc. complies with state and federal non-discrimination laws and policies that prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion or sex. It is unlawful to retaliate against individuals or groups on the basis of their participation in a complaint of discrimination or on the basis of their opposition to discriminatory practices.