Medical Care / Behavioral Health: 
(877) 574-1254

24-hour Crisis Lines: 

(800) 560-4038 or (317) 574-1252

After-hours Medical Concerns: 

(877) 574-1254

Admissions Criteria

Men relaxing over coffee

To be admitted to Mockingbird Hill Recovery Center:

  • Must be male 18 years or older 
  • Must submit to frequent, random drug and alcohol screening 
  • Must be mentally and physically able to participate in program 
  • Must agree to follow Mockingbird Hill’s  rules and guidelines 
  • Must be willing to participate in his own recovery 
  • Primary issue must be substance abuse/dependence
  • If coming from hospital or detox, must provide release documentation including detox’s assessment 
  • Must pay for all program fees and/or actively seek to secure insurance and state residential fee coverage
This facility cannot provide treatment for people needing MEDICAL DETOX (or some higher level of care), SEX OFFENDERS, INDIVIDUALS WITH A VIOLENT HISTORY, or INTELLECTUAL DISABILITIES.

What to Bring for Residential Stay

All items are subject to search by staff  prior to being brought into the facility. 

Don’t over pack; storage space is limited to a standing locker and a foot locker for each client.

  • Identification: Official form of ID (State ID, Driver's License, Passport, etc.)

  • Personal hygiene: Each client may bring personal hygiene products such as deodorant, toothbrush and toothpaste, comb/brush, shaving cream, safety razors, lotion, and hair dryer. Clients are encouraged to bring a case or caddy of their own to store/transport these items to the bathroom during shower times. (Note: we will supply shampoo and body wash.)

  • Clothing: The clothing guideline at Mockingbird Hill is casual, yet tasteful and appropriate (nothing graphic, offensive or revealing). Clients are encouraged to bring comfortable clothing. You will have access to a coin-operated laundry machine, so a 7- to 10-day supply of clothing is recommended. Keep in mind, space may be limited, so please do not overpack. Clients are not permitted to wear open-toed shoes unless wearing socks. Shower shoes must be worn in the shower. Please pack clothes and shoes appropriate to wear while using our gym and engaging in outdoor physical activities. (Note: upon admission, your clothes will be placed into a high heat dryer for 30 minutes for infection control.)

  • Cell phones: Clients may have cell phones.  Cell phone use is only permitted during select times so as to not interfere in treatment. During non-use times, they will be placed in your secure foot locker.

  • Personal electronics: Tablets, laptop computers, E-Readers, iPods and iPads are allowed. Use of internet connected devices are permitted during select times. During non-use times, they will be placed in your secure foot locker. TVs and desktop computers are not permitted. TVs are available in community rooms and are shared during selected times.  Earphones must be used with electronic devices to ensure that others’ are not disrupted and privacy is maintained. Recording of any kind on these devices is not permitted at any time, and could result in immediate eviction.

  • Cash and Valuables: Small amounts of cash can be secured on their person (no more than $25 each week). Valuable jewelry, other items of value and large amounts of cash should not be brought to the facility.

  • Prescriptions: Please review the approved medications list to determine which prescribed medications can be brought to the facility. Specialized medication such as an inhaler for respiratory conditions, Epi-pens, Insulin pens, etc. are allowed. Please bring all medications you are currently taking in the correct labeled bottles received from your pharmacy. All medications will be reviewed by our medical team upon admission and stored until scheduled monitoring times. Any medications which are not approved and/or are on the prohibited medications list will be destroyed.  

What NOT to Bring for Residential Stay

All items are subject to search by staff  prior to being brought into the facility. 

Don’t over pack; storage space is limited to a standing locker and a foot locker for each client.

  • Alcohol and Drugs: Alcohol, illicit drugs, and any non-prescription drugs (this includes cannabis and nicotine in any form ) are strictly prohibited on MBH property.

  • Over The Counter Medicines & Supplements: OTC medications and Supplements can not be brought to the facility.

  • Weapons: Weapons of all types including legally obtained and permitted firearms are not permitted anywhere on MBH property.

  • Linens: MBH provides blankets, pillows, pillow cases, towels and sheets. Our beds are twin size.

  • Appliances: Personal appliances are not permitted anywhere on MBH property including but not limited to: space heaters, heating pads, coffee makers, microwaves, and/or toaster ovens.
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