Residential Addiction Treatment Program: During these unprecedented times, Sage Health Centre continues to provide an essential service to our clients, families, employers and referral agents. As Sage is a licensed residential treatment centre, Sage is committed to providing a safe, healthy environment for our clients and staff in partnership with the BC Provincial Health Authority, Interior Health Authority and WorkSafe BC in response to the rapidly changing COVID-19 pandemic. Our team will continue to monitor and adapt to the latest best practice recommendations.
Our home style facility is located on secluded private property in the heart of Kamloops, BC. Sage is a licensed private abstinence based residential treatment centre that offers a customized evidence-based treatment program for men and women who are struggling with addictions. Our gender-specific residences and programming provide a safe healing environment that contributes to a healthy respectful balance with our co-ed community and programming.
Virtual Distance Treatment Program: Our virtual treatment program was a convenient option for clients who were unable to attend a residential treatment program during Covid shut downs. We are currently operating our residential treatment program.
Addiction is an illness that develops as a result of using substances as an unhealthy coping mechanism to temporarily relieve or avoid physical, mental or emotional pain. Addiction is a medically recognized chronic, progressive, relapsing disorder that can be effectively treated through abstinence and recovery management.
Sage offers a solution focused approach and stabilization in early recovery by integrating therapeutic and psycho-educational strategies, holistic modalities, 12 step/SMART program concepts, and skills sets for relapse prevention and continuing care. All therapeutic groups, individual counselling sessions, and psycho-educational components are presented from a strengths perspective that motivates clients to define and utilize their existing skills and assets which promotes self-efficacy in their recovery process.
At Sage Health Centre, we believe that customizing individual treatment plans in order to address the underlying issues that contributed to using unhealthy coping mechanisms, supporting clients in developing healthy coping strategies though client education and counselling, developing a foundation in 12-step/SMART recovery programs, along with adopting a wellness oriented lifestyle is the key to successful long-term recovery.
The Admissions Process
Our team is dedicated in supporting employers, EAP referral agents, family members and individuals in addressing general inquiries, offering suggestions in supporting clients in recognizing their substance use issues. scheduling our initial referral telephone screening, arranging for admission detoxification services prior to treatment if required and admission to our treatment program.
More about the admissions process
Our Treatment Programs
Sage Health Centre customizes an evidenced based residential treatment program that is presented from a strengths based perspective that motivates clients to define and utilize their existing skills and assets which promotes self-empowerment in their recovery process.
Treatment programs overview
Continuing Care Program
Sage offers comprehensive outpatient continuing care programs that support clients in developing and maintaining their ongoing recovery goals. Clients access ongoing professional support that enhances her/his addictions recovery through group and/or individual counselling.
About our aftercare program