Agora House Offers:
Agora counselors are either Certified, Licensed or in training. They provide a weekly curriculum in group and can meet with clients before or after.
Weekly group counseling takes place in a comfortable and professional setting.
Agora community meetings offer an open atmosphere for communication and sharing
Family education provides an opportunity for the family members and close friends of the resident to gain insight into the disease of addiction and their role in the recovery process.
Community camping trips, Trout fishing trips in the North Georgia Mountains, Camping, Hiking on the Appalachian Trail, Whitewater Kayaking, Bowling, Putt-Putt, Picnics, Bon Fires, Cook Outs and Team Building activities.
Specific plans tailored to the individual for sustaining recovery and continuing the life skills that are learned here at Agora .
Individual Treatment Planning
Collaborative effort between the resident and counselor on identifying problem areas and developing goals and action plans to promote the recovery process. Master Treatment Plans are done with every client that enters. Therapy is added at some point of the clients stay.
Random Drug Screens
Administered regularly to create a therapeutic environment for our clients and accountability to referring agencies. We test with on-site devices and use chain of custody for designer and synthetic drugs.
12 Step Attendance
Agora endorses the 12 Step Model of recovery, requiring each resident to meet with a Sponsor each week, to attend meetings daily and to embrace this practice as an integral component of the recovery process.
Resume development, Interviewing skills, appropriate attire, Interpersonal & Communicational Skills
Money Management, Anger Management, 6 Stages of Change, Relapse Warning signs, Relapse Prevention, Goal Setting, household responsibilities, and other problem solving behaviors used appropriately and responsibly in the management of personal affairs.
Our environment and professional services are designed for long term recovery...
Our environment is a home setting, where each of our clients are treated with dignity. A program is developed to address specific needs and progress is carefully monitored by a caring staff of professionals.