FAQ

Where are Sana Lake’s programs located?

Sana Lake Recovery Center provides treatment services at our facility located in rural Dittmer, Missouri.

What should I bring to treatment?

  • Picture ID
  • Insurance card
  • Personal information (SSN, DOB, etc.)
  • Medications/supplements (must be approved by Sana Lake Staff)
  • Enough clothing for your stay

What should I leave at home?

It’s best to avoid bringing anything that could be problematic to you or others around you as you work to overcome substance use disorders. So, please leave the following items behind:

  • Narcotic drugs
  • Aerosol cans
  • Any types of weapons
  • Provocative or otherwise inappropriate clothing
  • Products containing alcohol (perfumes, nail polish remover, mouthwash, hand sanitizer, etc.)

What medications and supplements can I bring?

If you have specific medications or supplements that you need to bring with you, our team will work with you to get them cleared and approved. All supplements should be in new and unopened containers.

Will I be able to use my cellphone and other electronics? 

We need you to leave your cell phone behind so you can focus on your recovery, although special requests may be approved by the clinical team in some specific instances. Portable music devices and MP3 players are allowed, as long as they do not have WiFi capability or any other form of internet access.

Do you have a Fitness Center?

We have a fully-equipped gymnasium & fitness center that is located on the property and accessible to members of our program.

What is the smoking policy? 

Smoking is allowed. We ask that you smoke only in the designated areas and properly dispose of used cigarettes.

I have mental health problems in addition to chemical dependency, can Sana Lake still help me?

Yes, Sana Lake provides dual-diagnosis treatment to help those who are suffering from co-occurring disorders. 

Are visitors allowed?

Yes, visitors are certainly allowed at our facility. 

How long is your program?

Each individual who comes to us for help has unique needs, so the type and length of treatment you receive will depend on your personal treatment goals and needs. With your personalized recovery plan, we’ll work with you to figure out what’s best for you. 

Is confidentiality guaranteed?

Absolutely. Sana Lake respects and is sensitive to your need for privacy. Your comfort is our priority here at Sana Lake, and we can accommodate your privacy needs. Talk to us about your concerns.

Do you accept insurance?

We do accept insurance, and include insurance verification in our admissions process.

How do I know if my insurance policy covers treatment?

Our Admissions department will verify your insurance and determine whether or not your policy will cover treatment at our facility.

What is the cost of treatment?

Treatment costs will depend on the type of treatment program you need. We will discuss this thoroughly with you when you contact us.

What if my question isn’t addressed here?

If you have more questions or concerns, we’re ready to help. Contact us now.

Have Other Questions?

The admissions process at Sana Lake has been simplified for your convenience, and many of us have been in your position ourselves. Give us a call and allow us to help answer all your questions in a private, confidential conversation.

Article Reviewed by David Sherman, MD

David Sherman, MDDavid Sherman, MD is a Fellow of the American Society of Addiction Medicine (FASAM) and board certified in Addiction Medicine with the American Board of Preventive Medicine. He is a native Missourian and graduated medical school at the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine. Dr. Sherman completed a two-year fellowship in Addiction Medicine at the University of Florida in Gainesville. He leads a highly trained staff of master level certified addiction professionals. Men and women from all over Missouri and the United States come to Sana Lake Recovery Center to get the care they need and deserve.