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Addiction & Co-occuring Services

Mrs. Wilson's Halfway House

Tomlinson House for Transitional Living

Intensive Outpatient


African American Mother with Daughter
Family Having Fun

Services Provided

Halfway House

Recovery begins the moment a woman walks through the front door at Mrs. Wilson’s. The professional staff implement a program of recovery designed to address the individual woman’s physical, emotional, spiritual and vocational needs.

The program has a variable length of stay determined by the treatment team. Stays generally average 6-8 months. There are three main components of the treatment program:

Counseling- Each resident receives individual and group counseling to address the issues that contributed to or stem from her addiction as well as education about the disease of addiction. Family members are also provided with family group counseling and individual family sessions as needed.

Life Skills- Developing responsibility and improving self-esteem are goals underlying each woman’s treatment plan. After an introductory, each resident is expected to find and maintain full-time employment in the community. She must contribute to the cost of her treatment, perform household chores, and help with cooking for herself and the other residents and participate in governing of the household.

12 Step Groups- The principals of the 12-step model form the basis of Mrs. Wilson’s recovery plan. All residents are expected to become active and participate in the local 12 step communities.

Intensive Outpatient Treatment and Outpatient:

A comprehensive treatment program for women that utilizes evidence-based and integrative approaches

Women Only Treatment Services

Nine to fifteen (9-15) hours of intensive outpatient treatment programming

Small groups

Comfortable atmosphere

Flexible scheduling

Family Program

Relapse Prevention

Evidence-based treatment approach

Co-occuring Capable Services (Addiction and Mental Health)


Referral sources accepted


Drug Court

SAI- Substance Abuse Initiative 


SJI- South Jersey Initiative
Morris County Grant/Union County Grant Funding

Self- referral - (self-pay)

Servicing women, 18 years and older


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