Welcome to Turning Point, an addiction treatment program providing those seeking help for opiate addiction with a path to recovery and renewal. Our clinic is a leading Opioid Treatment Program (OTP), also known as Narcotic Treatment Program (NTP), for dependency and addiction to prescription pain medications (opioids) and heroin. Our clinic is conveniently located in Blairsville,Georgia, approximately 20 miles south of the North Carolina border, and about 30 miles from southeastern Tennessee.
Turning Point provides methadone treatment and counseling services to individuals 18 and older for the treatment of addiction to or dependence on:
Turning Point’s mission is to help our patient's achieve a higher quality of life by promoting cost-effective treatment alternatives for those who suffer from the disease of addiction.
It is our belief that a patient-centered, individualized approach to treatment helps to ensure a solid foundation for positive change. The Turning Point staff is committed to treating patients with respect and dignity, utilizing medical interventions and clinical strategies to assist them in their recovery. Recovery from opiate dependency and addiction is difficult and often requires specialized treatment due to the intense withdrawal symptoms that occur. Turning Point can help.
Our experienced staff is dedicated to helping individuals address their dependency and include licensed professionals such as physicians, nurses, and counselors. We provide community based, outpatient medication assisted treatment for individuals who are opiate dependent. Our philosophy is based on the fact that methadone, combined with counseling is one of the best treatment options available for opioid dependent individuals.
Turning Point Treatment Center is licensed by the Georgia Department of Community Health, Licensed by the Georgia Board of Pharmacy, and accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). The Clinic is also a member of the Opioid Treatment Providers of Georgia and Certified by the National Opioid Treatment Clinicians Association.
To schedule as assessment call 706.781.6987