The IAFF Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health Treatment and Recovery delivers comprehensive addiction treatment services for fire fighters, dispatchers and first responders struggling with substance abuse and co-occurring mental health disorders, including PTSD. The first of its kind, the facility was designed by fire fighters for fire fighters and offers a full continuum of care, including medical detox, residential services and outpatient programs. Located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, the mission of the IAFF Center of Excellence is to address the unique medical, psychological and social needs of IAFF members facing behavioral health crises.
Treatment at IAFF Center of Excellence for Behavioral Health Treatment and Recovery is led by a board certified Medical Director and supported by experienced, highly-qualified addiction specialists including licensed mental health counselors, licensed social workers, registered nurses and more. Collectively, our staff holds over 300 professional credentials. Our skilled staff ensures patient safety with a focus on each individual's specific needs.