Assessment/Evaluation Services – Assessments are scheduled by appointment only. Please call (775) 954-1400 to schedule your assessment.
Residential program – operates 24/7, with client admissions occurring by appointment only.
Outpatient Services – groups are provided from 9:00 am to 7:30 pm per counselor assignment.
Assessment services are provided to referred or self-referred individuals and/or families. Our fees are based on the type of assessment(s) provided. Through this process, our staff collects and interprets empirical and behavioral evidence to determine the presence of addictive behavior patterns. The assessment counselor then makes referrals to the appropriate level of treatment services, if warranted, and to community agencies as appropriate.
Treatment admission prioritization for all programs must be conducted in the following order: pregnant injection drug users, pregnant substance abusers, non-pregnant injection drug users, all others.
Bristlecone offers a sliding fee scale. Upon admission to treatment, please meet with the Finance Department to determine your fee.
Please bring: Proof of Income, ID / Proof of Nevada Residency
When applying for admission, the following information will be required to complete the process:
Bristlecone will request that clients being admitted make arrangements with the financial department. (Housing fee may be higher depending on income level.)
Payment arrangements will be made for the remaining balances for treatment.
Some insurance companies cover part or all of the costs of treatment at Bristlecone Family Resources. Please call the financial department for further information.
Medicare and Medicaid does NOT cover the cost of residential treatment.
Bristlecone Family Resources now has the capability to accept Nevada Welfare Quest Card (Food Stamps), VISA and MasterCard to pay for food costs while in residential treatment.
Read the Bristlecone Client Handbook