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HopeQuest Ministry Group Inc. - The Trek Program

3.6 Very Good (11 Reviews) |
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3.6
Very Good
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PO Box 2699
Woodstock, Georgia 30188

Financial & Insurance Details

  • Insurance
  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Financing

Services

  • Private/Secluded

Facility Highlights

12-week treatment program at our rehabilitation center for substance or sexual addiction

CSAT certified therapists (Certified Sexual Addiction Therapist)

Masters-level, professionally-licensed and experienced counseling team

Philosophy

If you are searching for a comprehensive and fully-integrated addiction treatment program that is both Christ-centered and clinically effective, Then our Trek program is a rehabilitation center that’s uniquely qualified to meet your needs. Trek is a 12-week residential program treating a variety of drug abuse, alcohol abuse and sexual addictions. Our professionally-licensed staff are both devoted Christians who feel called to help those struggling with addiction and clinicians trained in the treatment of addiction. Our comprehensive curriculum at our rehabilitation center addresses the whole person and focuses on understanding the issues underlying the addiction, as well as developing healthy coping strategies and authentic relationships. If you have struggled to maintain sobriety or need a long-term program to give you the best possible chance of success in recovery, the Trek program is designed with you in mind.

Facility Center Details

  • Residential Treatment
  • Detox Services
  • Behavioral Disorder Treatment
  • Dual Diagnosis
  • Outpatient Services
  • Intensive Outpatient Services
  • Sober Living Home
  • Day School
  • Private Rooms
  • Pet Friendly
  • Exceptionally LGBT Friendly
  • Men Only
  • Women Only

Accreditation/License

  • CARF
  • JCAHO
  • ADP
  • NAATP

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Meet The Staff

Roy Blankenship, MAMFT, LAPC, CAADC, BCCC
Chief Executive Officer. Chairman

Roy is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Board Certified Christian Counselor, EMDRIA trained Clinician, Certified Clinical Sexual Addiction Specialist and Certified Advanced Alcohol and Drug Counselor.

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Troy Haas, M Div
Executive Director - M.Div

Troy Haas, MDiv, currently serves as the Executive Director of the HopeQuest Ministry Group and has almost 30 years of ministry experience, including six years as an IMB missionary in Kenya and 15 years as Director of Restoration Ministries at First Baptist Church of Woodstock. Troy earned his Master of Divinity degree from Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary and his Bachelor of Arts degree from East Texas Baptist Universit

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1.5
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I have waited to write this review because I wanted to let things settle and be sure I was thinking clearly about my time at Hopequest. Like anything there are positives and negatives about my experience there. Overall there are several really wonderful, talented and caring people but the program as a whole has so many shortcomings I would not recommend it. Communication “F“ Staff feels no obligation to communicate clearly or accurately before or during your inpatient stay and offers no apology for miscommunication to your or your family throughout. Food “D” Chef is actually a cook didn’t go to culinary school. Food is low-quality pre packaged and frozen meat products very little fresh. Recreation “D” No gym, “volleyball court” is an uneven patch of gravel, “hiking trail” is 1/3 mile loop of which ½ is the gravel driveway. There is a stack of rustly low-quality weights in the group room used for class. Overall the description on their website is flattering/deceiving. Respect of staff: “C-” Several staff members are wonderful and loving, unfortunately several of the people you see the most: are condescending and disrespectful and appear to be that way without consequence. Class time “B-“ 8 Hours per day in a converted garage in some uncomfortable chairs some great instructors some very poor that simply read the notes or PowerPoint. Cleaning bathrooms and the kitchen is signed off on as “a class” Individual Therapy 2 hours per week “A-“ Skilled and caring therapists but you see them too little to make a huge impact and communication when you aren’t with them is poor. Spiritual classes/counseling “A-“ 5 hours class 0-3 hours in person with pastor watching sermons discussion: this was valuable. Overall: C- I would not recommend this place to a friend due to the many problems.
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4.7
Excellent
I experienced true life transformation because of the treatment, and am walking in recovery, with the opportunity to help others suffering from addiction.
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Looking at the testimonies I was really hopeful that my brother would be able to heal and recover through this program. I think it's a great program except that they gave my brother a very young attractive female counselor, which really surprised and disappointed me. Being a Christian program I was surprised they thought that was appropriate or a good idea. I don't think he felt comfortable with her and so I don't think he made much progress with his hurts. He has been struggling since exiting and honestly I'm upset that they didn't change his counselor after I made a request. I think he could've made a lot more progress with one of their other counselors.
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1.3
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This place was hell. Thier staff is horrible & they treat you like prisoners. We never left the campus but to go to church on Sunday mornings. Nowhere else. Their whole system is based on isolation.. which most everyone knows is the worst thing for an addict. Price for this 90 day hell? $15k. Save your money & go somewhere they may actually be helpful to you!
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4.7
Excellent
I attended the 12-week TREK program for men in 2016. I came here after years of sexual brokenness, adultery, affairs, and acting out. I was living a horrible life. Hopequest helped me do what I could not do for myself - help me understand the ROOT cause of my addiction, helped me address the root causes, and gave me the tools I needed to turn my life around. This program works if you show up ready to work. If you show up expecting the magic to happen just because you go through the motions - don't waste your time on this or ANY rehab. I learned how to be real, honest, and authentic for the first time in my life. I was able to meet men who were broken, just like me, and developed real friendships with other men for the first time in my life. The staff genuinely cares about the clients.....the counselors have your best interests in mind.....and they know what it takes to break the bonds of addiction. *In response to another poster who said that drug/alcohol addicts don't need to waste their time here - some of my best friends from here are guys who have recovered from heroin and alcohol. This program must've not worked for him - but it has worked for plenty of other drug/alcohol addicts. His statement about peers being able to kick them out - it is a complete and utter lie. The TREK program doesn't walk you through the 12 steps per se, but many of the daily and weekly practices and assignments here have components of the 12 steps in them, and anyone who completes TREK will have a tremendous advantage over anyone who is simply attending a 12-step program. If you're broken and ready for true life change and ready to work on yourself - then this is the place for you. It was the hardest, most challenging, and BEST 12 weeks of my life. I am who I am today because of the people at Hopequest.
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4.3
Great
My experience was that I found healing and hope in the darkest time of my life.
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5.0
Excellent
a once, sometimes twice life changing experience. this is an amazing, encouraging, loving, and experienced group of professionals that u will thank the rest of your life. Work the program, don\'t fight it. Put your pride, arrogance and self pity away. Love u guys.
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4.3
Great
My journey to healing and sobriety began at HopeQuest nearly 2 years ago. After 20+ years living in addiction, I searched many places before deciding upon the TREK program. The staff is well equipped and qualified. Without their approach to finding freedom from the cycle of addiction, it\'s very possible I wouldn\'t be free today. I\'m forever grateful for TREK and for God\'s hand in their mission. I witnessed a revealing of His hand not only in my life, but the lives of many other men in TREK who struggled with alcohol, drugs and sexual addiction. I would highly recommend HopeQuest to anyone still trapped in the cycle!
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1.0
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I do not recommend.,it isn\'t explained by anyone on staff, but basically their focus is on sexual addictions; pornography additction, and other types of sexual issues. You will be told that they treat drug and alcohol addictions, but my experience with a loved one in this area was terrible. They will take lots of your money that must be paid in advance, and then discharge your loved one about half way through the program if they don\'t meet what they term \"peer review\" tests. This is not explained up front, nor do they refund any money when this happens. They call you and tell you that your loved one is being discharged and must be picked up the same day. They do not really give you any other options except to call some other places and try to make arrangements yourself. They do not provide a 12 step program (aa or na) while your loved one is in the program. Do some research before sending anyone there for drug or alcohol problems. Many places do a far better job, at a price that is far more reasonable ( like 30 percent of Hope quest charge). I can\'t speak to their success rate for sexual addictions, but I do no know that I would never recommend them to anyone I know for any type of treatment. This is probably the first review I have ever written about anything, but my experience was a negative 50 on a scale of 1 to 10.
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Official Facility Response
HopeQuest focuses on drug, alcohol, sexual, and other process addictions. Our client ratio for clients primary stated reason for entry to the Trek residential program is approximately 55% drug/alcohol and 45% sexual addiction. Every client that enters the Trek program receives some form of financial assistance, whether that is through a clients insurance, or solicited support on behalf of our clients by our Development staff. NO CLIENT bares the full out of pocket cost that is required. As with any residential recovery environment, there are client expectations that are given up front regarding safety and group interaction. Because HopeQuest is a place that desires to demonstrate grace to clients, there are processes in place that give both time and space for clients in the program to navigate personal challenges. Our seasoned clinical team goes to great lengths on behalf of our clients to assist them in these challenges. When clients choose not to be a part of the process and threaten the safety (physically, emotionally, mentally) of the group census as a whole and hinder or threaten the progress of other clients, the clinical team addresses the issue(s). Only in an extreme case, would a client be discharged, and only after extensive efforts have been made. Success of clients is based on cooperation and willingness of the client to participate in and yield to the process. HopeQuest is passionate about helping individuals and families impacted by addiction experience freedom, hope, and life through Christ centered - Clinically effective care. We remain excited and hopeful for those who come here.
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4.3
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I had questioned for years why I had chosen the behaviors that had dictated my life. After HopeQuest I have the answers and I am now able to deal with my past and former struggles have been resolved. A downfall was the connectivity between the counselor and client.
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4.3
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It works if you work it! They get to the heart of the matter, not just the behavior.
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