Personalized support, family conferences, groups and education

Family services at BoardPrep Recovery Center utilize a family-systems approach to addiction treatment. Therefore, we include personalized in-home, video or telephonic family therapy sessions by licensed experts, engagement strategies, inclusive philosophy, frequent and personalized therapy approaches, Additionally, BoardPrep experts utilize mentoring, coaching, training, Alanon speakers, twelve-step-facilitation (TSF), long-term recovery planning, family involvement in contingency-management strategies and recovery contract (monitoring and in-community recovery support) to effect the desired treatment outcomes.

Family Boot Camp

Our Boot Camp series meets live and via webinar and consists of four to six sessions of intensive education about the disease, long-term recovery process and orientation to the treatment process for new families. Please contact us at 813-600-7929 if you would like to attend Family Boot Camp or if you have any questions about the family program.

Family Support Group

Based on “Structured Family Recovery” topics from Recommended Reading: “It Takes A Family: A Cooperative Approach to Lasting Sobriety” Open to active families and alumni.

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM (except holidays) at the main facility at 2522 W. Kennedy Blvd. Tampa, FL

Other Family Resources

Recommended Reading: “It Takes A Family: A Cooperative Approach to Lasting Sobriety” (This book is used for BoardPrep Family Bootcamp)

Alanon Family Support Groups

Naranon Family Groups

Family Education: This playlist features interviews of people in recovery and their loved ones.

National Best Practice Provider in Tampa, Florida

The addiction and dual-disorders treatment programs at BoardPrep Recovery in Tampa, Florida meets the highest standards in the field. Our treatment programs aligns with national best-practice guidelines, prescribed by leading researchers. At BoardPrep, a multi-disciplinary team of experts performs each assessment. BoardPrep offers all available levels of care, thus tailoring the treatment to the individual need.

BoardPrep includes treatment for other mental health problems.  For instance, depression, anxiety and trauma often play a big role in substance use disorders. Therefore, BoardPrep’s addiction psychiatrists continue to see patients at least weekly for the first month of day-night treatment, after detox. Also, treatment addresses family and environmental risk issues. A licensed and experienced therapist performs weekly webinars with the families and schedules family sessions as needed.

Why Physicians Refer to BoardPrep

BoardPrep treatment programs, based on recent advances in brain-science, offer same-day and next-day admissions, as well as private rooms. Additionally, when a patient is referred by their doctor, BoardPrep provides doctor to doctor communication, case management expertise and clinician to clinician handoff. As a Vivitrol Provider, BoardPrep distinguishes itself as a state-of-the-art provider.

brain infographic showing impact of substance use addiction

BoardPrep Addiction and Mental Health Treatment Services

BoardPrep services include day-night rehab, outpatient treatment and licensed detox center with full psychiatric and psychological services. Additionally, BoardPrep experts perform in-hospital assessments, interventions and court services. Furthermore, all programs at BoardPrep Recovery in Tampa, Florida offer the 12-step recovery model, with a robust family program and available extended care options.

How to Refer

To refer a family member, colleague, employee, client or patient to BoardPrep, just call 813-600-7929. Most of our clients come to treatment through referral from a doctor, therapist, professional, family and alumni. If you are exploring treatment options for someone you care about, we will provide the support you need to get them into treatment. Please call us at 813-600-7929 to discuss any unique circumstances. BoardPrep offers same-day direct admissions, transfers from hospital or other detox programs, phone consultations, assessments by appointment, interventions and court services.

Professional referral sources

If you are a doctor, psychologist, therapist, attorney or pastor and wish to have ongoing communication with BoardPrep after admission, please advise us during the initial call. Also, if a letter or other documentation is needed, we are happy to accommodate.

How you can help

Most people who are in need of addiction treatment or who are suffering from dual-disorders are not going to call on their own. They often need support and guidance during this difficult time. BoardPrep’s clinical experts partner with family and friends to provide the help they need. To get started, whether for phone consultation or an immediate admission to treatment, call 813-600-7929.


These research links show the elements that improve outcomes in alcohol rehab and drug rehab, as well as the overall efficacy of addiction treatment:

Contact us online or call 866.796.4720 for access to family services to promote addiction recovery.